Phillip Schofield (born 1 April 1962) is a famous television presenter, actor, and host from Oldham city in Lancashire, England. He is well known in the public for his shows 5 Gold Rings, The Cube, All Star Mr & Mrs, etc.
Moreover, he served his 9 years on the BBC channel. He worked for 2 years as a TV presenter for the BBC children and 7 years magazine show “Going Live”.
From 7 February 2020, he is in headlines, when he declares himself as gay through his Instagram story. It was shocking news to his family and as well as his fans. He is a married man and has two daughters also.
Childhood, Parents, Siblings & Education
Phillip came to this world on Sunday, April 1, 1962, in Oldham, Lancashire, England. He belongs to the Christian religion. Phillip Schofield’s age is 57 years old (as in 2019).
His father’s name is “Brian Schofield” and mother’s name is “Pat Schofield”. He has a younger brother named “Tim Schofield”.
He is good at studies from childhood. He joined Trenance Infant School in his hometown for schooling. After that, he enrolled his name at Newquay Tretherras School for higher education.
After completing the high school graduation, he stepped into the media line. At the age of 15, he appeared on his first program at Hospital Radio Plymouth.
Body Details, Height, Weight & More
The English veteran TV artist has maintained himself very well. Always he appears wearing a suit. Phillip Schofield has a height of 180 cm which is around 5 ft 11 in.
His bodyweight is approximately 70 kg which counts to 154.32 lbs. he has dark brown eyes and white hair.
Personal Life, Spouse & Children
He is a married man and the dad of two beautiful daughters also. But on 7th February 2020, suddenly he revealed on the story of his official Instagram account that he is gay.
He got married to his wife “Stephanie Lowe” in the year 1993. The couple first met at the set of BBC and fall in love with each other.
His elder daughter “Molly Lowe” was born in 1994 and the younger princes “Ruby Lowe” was born in the year 1997. He lives a happy life with his family and kids. Don’t know what came to his mind that he declared himself gay.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Phillip Schofield
|Real Full Birth Name||Phillip Bryan Schofield.|
|Famous for||The Show "5Gold Rings".|
|Age (As of 2019)||57 years old.|
|Date of Birth||1 April 1962.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Oldham, Lancashire, England.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Gay.|
|House Location||Newquay, Cornwall, England.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 11".
Centimeters: 180 cm.
Meters: 1.8 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 70 Kg.
Pounds: 154 lbs.
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||8.|
|Parents||Father: Brian Schofield.
Mother: Pat Schofield.
|Siblings||Brother: Tim Schofield.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Wife||Stephanie Lowe (1993-present).|
|Kids||Daughters: Molly and Ruby Lowe.|
|Social media||Instagram: @schofe (3 million + followers).
Twitter: @Schofe (4.5 million + foolowers).
|Highest Qualification||High School Graduate.|
|School||1. Trenance Infant School.
2. Newquay Tretherras School.
|Career & Wealth|
2. Going Live!.
3. Smash Hits Poll Winners Party.
5. National Lottery Winning Lines.
6. A Night of Heroes: The Sun Military Awards.
7. The Royal Wedding of Prince William & Kate Middleton.
8. The Cube.
9. All-Star Mr & Mrs.
10. Beat the Star.
11. The British Soap Awards.
12. 5 Gold Rings.
13. The Royal Wedding of Prince Harry & Megan Markle.
14. Coronation Street.
15. Dancing on Ice.
|Theatre||1. Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.
2. Doctor Dolittle.
3. Knights of Music.
|Filmography||1. Keith Lemon: The Film.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$15-20 million (as in 2020).|
Presenter Career, Movies & Net worth
The 57-year-old man started his entertainment career at the age of 15. He used to work as a presenter for weekly shows. In the year 1982, he moved to Newzealand. He started his work there.
On 23 Feb 1982, he got an opportunity to work as an initial presenter for a music show named “Shazam!” After that, he worked at a radio station for more than 2 years for improving his skills.
In the year 1985, he moved to Britain and signed a contract with the BBC channel. He served his two years for BBC children channel from 1985 to 1987. He also handled the position of Magazine show presenter from 1987 to 1993.
He has gone famous in public with his show named “The Cube”. He was also awarded so many awards for this show. After that, he presents so many TV shows like Text Santa, All Star Mr & Mrs; It’s Now or Never, National Lottery Winning Lines, etc.
From the year 2017 till 2020, he workes as a presenter for the show “5 Gold Rings”. Peoples love this show very much. He also gives notification of this show on his Instagram accounts. Phillip Schofield’s Net worth is around $15-20 million (as in 2020).
- He appeared on TV for the first time when he was 15 years old.
- He is a wine collector and collects Bordeaux wines.
- Phillip has a separate Twitter account just for his wine collection.
- He is an ambassador for a charity organization called Kidscape.
- Schofield has over 3 million followers on his Instagram account.
- The man has even tried his luck in theatre because of his love for theatre.
- His mother got shocked after his revelation that he is gay but she also said that it doe not matter to her.
- In his career, he has done more than 20 shows.
- In the year 2012, he got criticized when he asked David Cameron about a sensible issue.