Dermot O’Leary Bio
Facts of Dermot O’Leary
|Age:||45 years 7 months|
|Birth Date:||May 24, 1973|
|Birth Place:||England, UK|
|Father's Name:||Seán Dermot Fintan O'Leary, Sr.|
|Mother's Name:||Marie O'Leary|
|Education:||Degree in Media Studies with Politics|
|Height:||5 feet 9 inches (1.75m)|
|Salary:||$300,000 per annum|
|Net Worth:||$4 million|
|Hair Color:||Light Brown|
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Relationship Statistics of Dermot O’Leary
|What is Dermot O’Leary marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did Dermot O’Leary get married ? (married date):||September 14, 2012|
|Is Dermot O’Leary having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Dermot O’Leary gay ?:||No|
|Who is Dermot O’Leary wife ? (name):||Dee Koppang O'Leary|
More about the relationship
Dermot is in a marital relationship as of now. He is married to his girlfriend-turned-wife, Dee Koppang. After dating for long-time of around 9 years, they got engaged on November 19, 2011. And on September 14, 2012, they officially tied the marital knot.
The wedding ceremony took place at St Mary’s Church, Chiddingstone, in Kent. Currently, they are living together happily without any sign of separation or divorce.
Who is Dermot O’Leary?
Dermot O’Leary is a British-Irish television personality. He is widely popular as a television presenter for ITV and a radio presenter for BBC Radio 2. He is also famous for being the presenter of The X Factor and The Xtra Factor on ITV.
Dermot O’Leary’s Early life and Childhood
Talking about his early life, Dermot O’Leary was born on 24 May 1973¸in Colchester, Essex, England, UK. His birth name is Sean Dermot Finton O’Leary.
He is the son of Marie O’Leary and Seán Dermot Fintan O’Leary, Sr. His parents moved to the United Kingdom from Ireland. He holds dual British and Irish nationality and belongs to Irish ethnicity. He spent his childhood in Essex.
Dermot O’Leary’s Education
Dermot completed his primary education from in Marks Tey. After that, he attended St Benedict’s Catholic College in Colchester.
After that, he attended Colchester Sixth Form College to study A Level courses. He then attended Middlesex University, where he studied for a degree in Media Studies with Politics.
Dermot O’Leary’s Career, Salary, and Net Worth
Dermot began his career as a disc jockey at BBC Essex. Shortly, he became a runner on the TV show Light Lunch with Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins. He then began working as a presenter at Channel 4, part of the original presenting line-up of the channel’s T4 strand. After that, he worked as a presenter on Big Brother’s Little Brother in 2001. He left the job in 2007. After that, he became the new host of ITV’s The X Factor.
After working as the host of The X Factor for eight years, he left the job in 2015. He also hosted The Xtra Factor in 2011 and 2012. Since then, he works as a presenter of National Television Awards airing live from The O2 Arena on ITV. From 2010 to 2016, he hosted the celebrity football match, Soccer Aid on ITV in aid of the charity, Unicef. Moreover, he has worked with Channel 4 and BBC.
Dermot returned to ITV’s The X Factor as the host in 2016. He also works as the presenter of the Saturday morning Breakfast show, Saturday Breakfast with Dermot on BBC Radio 2. In 2015, GQ magazine named him one of the 50 best dressed British men. Dermot is the president of The Young People’s Trust for the Environment. He has a net worth of 4 million dollars. He is one of the highest-paid TV presenters and his salary is $300,000 per annum.
Dermot O’Leary’s Rumors, and Controversy
Dermot was criticized by many people when he left The X Factor. Many people said that he was too childish to left the show due to a small misunderstanding. He said that he left the shoe because of Simon Cowell. Dermot left the show when he became a part of criticism after disagreeing with Simon.
Currently, there are no rumors of him being in any affairs. Also, there are no any rumors regarding his professional life. There is no any controversy related to him at the present time.
Dermot O’Leary’s Body Measurements
Moving towards his body measurements, he has a good height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.75m). He has light brown hair color and his eyes are blue. There is no information about his shoe size and dress size.
Social Media Profile
He is active in various sorts of social media like Instagram, and Twitter but he is not active on Facebook. He has more than 2.94 million followers on Twitter and has more than 362k followers on Instagram.