Jonathan Stephan Ross is a renowned personality both in television and radio. Besides these two roles, he is also a great actor and a critic for the movies. He is famous for the chat show in BBC channel known as Friday Night with Jonathan Ross which was during the year 2000.
He has also presented show on Radio 2 of BBC. Jonathan started to host a new television show with ITV, entitled as The Jonathan Show. He was also a member of the panel for a quiz on sports named as They Think It’s Over. He was also a host for British Comedy Awards, repetitively.
Jonathan Ross started his television career by joining as a Programme Researcher. Later he became the host for The Last Resort with Jonathan Ross in the year 1987 for Channel 4. He has taken up lots of roles both in the television as well as in the radio. Those were produced by his own company named Channel X.
Jonathan has won the BAFTA Award for best performance in the entertainment for three years 2004, 2006 and 2007. By the year 2006, he has become one of the heavily paid people associated with BBC. In the year 2005, he has been given the position of Officer of the Order of the British Empire in services of broadcasting. Throughout his career of broadcasting, he was continuously involved in a number of controversies. As a result of these controversies, he has written an autobiography entitled, Why Do I Say These Things.
He worked for BBC from the year 1997 to 2010. Later by 2011, Jonathan started working with the ITV. Some of Jonathan Ross’ incredible contributions were Friday Night with Jonathan Ross and The Jonathan Ross Show.
Jonathan was born in the year 1960, November 17 and his hometown is in St Pancras in London, England. He went to Norlington School for Boys and Leyton County High School. Later, he attended the Southampton College of Arts, which was a part of the University College London.
Jonathan Ross is married to Jane Goldman who was an author, a broadcaster as well as a journalist. The couple have three children.
He was involved in lots of controversies. One was during an interview with David Cameron, another during an interview with Gwyneth Paltrow, about his comment on 1000 Journalist stating that his salary in BBC is worth the salary of 1000 journalist during the British Comedy Awards presentation.
Full name: Jonathan Stephan Ross
Date of birth: 17 November 1960
Birth place: St Pancras in London, England
Age: 56 Years
Profession: Actor, Presenter in TV and Radio, Script writer, Author
Height: 1.8 m
Net worth: $35 million