Bill Oddie Bio

(writer, composer, musician, comedian, artist, ornithologist, conservationist, television presenter, and actor)

Relationship Statistics of Bill Oddie

What is Bill Oddie marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
How many children does Bill Oddie have ? (name):Two
Is Bill Oddie having any relationship affair ?: Yes
Who is Bill Oddie wife ? (name):Laura Beaumont

More about the relationship

Moving towards his personal life, He is married to Laura Beaumont, with whom he has worked on a variety of projects for children, including film scripts, drama and comedy series, puppet shows and books. They have a daughter, Rosie, and live in London. He has two daughters from his first marriage (to Jean Hart), Bonnie and the actress Kate Hardie, and a grandson, Lyle.

Who is Bill Oddie?

He is an English writer, composer, musician, comedian, artist, ornithologist, conservationist, television presenter, and actor. He is famous for producing of several wildlife shows for the BBC including Springwatch/Autumnwatch, How to Watch Wildlife, Wild In Your Garden, and Birding with Bill Oddie.

Bill Oddie’s early life, childhood, and education

He was born on 7 July 1941 in Rochdale, Lancashire, England, UK. He attended the Pembroke College, where he studied English Literature. Later on, he went to the Cambridge, where he appeared in several Footlights productions. Cambridge Circus transferred to the West End, New Zealand, and Broadway. Although, his first television appeared in Bernard Braden’s On The Braden Beat in 1964.

Bill Oddie’s career, salary, and net worth

During his career, Oddie’s first published work was an article about Birmingham’s Bartley Reservoir in the West Midland Bird Club’s 1962 Annual Report. Furthermore, he appeared in Bernard Braden’s television series On The Braden Beat in 1964. Bill is notable for TV successes was in the hugely popular 1970s and early ’80s comedy The Goodies with Tim Brooke-Taylor and Graeme Garden. He plays the drums and saxophone. He appeared as Cousin Kevin in a production of The Who’s rock opera Tommy at the Rainbow Theatre, Finsbury Park, London on 9 December 1972. In addition, Bill Oddie has written and presented many other television programs. But in recent years it is famous for his presenting of natural history. It includes programs like Britain Goes Wild With Bill Oddie, Bill Oddie Goes Wild, Birding With Bill Oddie, Oddie In Paradise, The Great Kenyan Bird Safari, Nature Watch, Springwatch, and Autumnwatch.

Likewise, he made an OBE for his service to Wildlife Conservation in a ceremony at Buckingham Palace on 16 October 2003. However, he played down the event, choosing to wear a camouflage shirt and crumpled jacket to receive his medal. In June 2004, Oddie and Johnnie Morriss jointly profiled in the first of a three-part BBC TWO series. That is TheWay We Went Wild, about television wildlife presenters. He was awarded the OBE  in the 2003 Queen’s Birthday Honours List for his services to wildlife conservation. Hence, his salary and net worth have not been updated yet.

Bill Oddie’s rumors and controversy

He has criticized the BBC’s muted response to the controversy over Jeremy Clarkson’s comments about public sector workers on The One Show.

Bill Oddie’s body measurement

He has a perfect height standing with 5 ft 3 inches tall and weighs is unknown. His hair color is gray and eye color is brown.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.

Bill is active on the Twitter account but he does not use Facebook and Instagram accounts. He has more than 71.1k followers on the Twitter account.

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