Is Anthea Turner married or dating? Regarding her marital status, Turner is a divorced woman. She has been married twice in her life. Her love life and relationship gossips have led the tabloids to take a deep interest in her.
First, she dated one-time DJ co-worker Bruno Brookes for a long time. Their long relationship couldn’t reach to a wedding and they got split because of some relationship issues. After that, Turner fell in love with her manager DJ Peter Powell and finally, they got married in 1990. After eight years of their conjugal life, the duo divorced in 1998.
After the divorce, Turner moved in with Grant Bovey who is well-known for being the CEO of Imagine Homes. Bovey also left his wife named Della but later he reconciled with his wife. Again, Bovey left his wife to live with Turner. The duo celebrates their wedding on 23 August 2000.
Turner was interested to start her own family with Bovey who was already a father of three daughters named Claudia, Amelia and Lily from his first marriage with Della. In 2012, the couple split and the reason was said to be Bovey’s extramarital affair.
They went through reconciliation at the beginning but this doesn’t work. They again split in August 2013. They divorced in October 2013 ending their relationship permanently. Let’s explore in detail about Turner’s wiki including some interesting personal biography of her:
Who is Anthea Turner?
Born as Anthea Millicent Turner, she landed the planet on 25 May 1960, which makes her age be 59 years old as of 2019. By profession, she is an English television presenter well-known for being the host of British children’s television program called Blue Peter from 1992 until 1994.
Early Life and Education
Turner was born in 1960 and her place of birth is in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. Talking about her family background, she was born to the parents named Jean Turner (mother) and Brian Turner (father). She was blessed with other two sisters named Wendy Turner Webster (presenter) and Ruth Turner who died at the age of 15.
Regarding her education and academic achievements, she went to Roman Catholic school St Dominic’s High School for Girls.
Career and Professional Life
Turner started her career by joining BBC Radio Stoke as a runner. Through Sky Channel, she entered into television and she joined Music Box presenting live music programs in 1986. From “But First This”, she made her national television debut with the BBC.
From October 1988 to May 1991, she worked as the presenter for the Pops. She appeared as the presenter of the children’s television show Blue Peter from June 1992 to June 1994. On 19 November 1994, she alongside Noel Edmonds and Gordon Kennedy hosted BBC One’s first National Lottery draw.
She was able to become the second highest paid television presenter (female) after Cilla Black in the United Kingdom. She was seen in the ITV cookery reality show Hell’s Kitchen in April 2009 alongside Grant Bovey (Turner’s then-husband). She became the host of the Health Lottery draws on Channel 5 on 23 August 2015 replacing Sian Welby and Anne Diamond.
She was seen as one of the contestants in Dancing on Ice in 2013 in its eighth series. Out of twelve celebrities, she finished ninth.
Anthea Turner is a divorced woman. She previously dated her fellow Stoke resident Bruno Brookes. After that, she found her love in DJ Peter Powell whom she tied her knot in 1990 and divorced in 1998.
She started her relationship with Grant Bovey who was then married to wife Della and had three daughters. The couple then married on 23 August 2000. After twelve years of their conjugal life, they split in 2012 but soon reconcile their differences. However, they couldn’t continue more their marital life which led them to have a divorce in October 2015.
English television presenter Anthea Turner has an average height of 5 feet and 6 inches or 168 cm. She has a perfect weight making her have a perfect BMI calculation. It seems like Turner shaving a regular workout and diet plans making her have perfect body statistics.
Salary and Net worth
The former host of children television program Blue Peter, Anthea Turner has an estimated net worth of 20 million USD. She has been in the industry for many decades and her role as a journalist, media and television personality has made her amass an impressive amount of net worth.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Anthea Turner is presented by various wiki sites including Wikipedia and IMDb. You can join her on Twitter @AntheaTurner1 and on Instagram @antheaturner where she has garnered over 27k and 29k followers respectively.