Facts of John Oliver
|Full Name:||John Oliver|
|Age:||43 years 10 months|
|Birth Date:||April 23, 1977|
|Birth Place:||Erdington, West Midlands, England|
|Net Worth:||$5 million|
|Salary:||2 million (Annual)|
|Height / How tall :||6 feet 0 inches (1.83m)|
|Profession:||Actor,Comedian and Writer|
|Father's Name:||Jim Oliver|
|Mother's Name:||Carole Oliver|
|Education:||Christ's College, Cambridge|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn|
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It's a great time to be doing political satire when the world is on a knife edge
I think Americans still can't help but respond to the natural authority of this voice. Deep down they long to be told what to do with a British accent. That's why so many infomercials have British people
I think puns are not just the lowest form of wit, but the lowest form of human behavior
When you're dealing with serious subjects, there is a pressure to be absolutely sure that you know what you're doing.
Relationship Statistics of John Oliver
|What is John Oliver marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did John Oliver get married ? (married date):||, 2011|
|How many children does John Oliver have ? (name):||One (Hudson Olive)|
|Is John Oliver having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is John Oliver gay ?:||No|
|Who is John Oliver wife ? (name):||Kate Norley|
More about the relationship
John Oliver is currently married to Kate Norley a US Army veteran who served as a medic during the war in Iraq.
Kate currently works as a veteran rights advocate for “Vets for Freedom.”
After dating for 2 years in 2011 Oliver and Kate married. Later in 2015, the couple was blessed with a child and he was named Hudson.
Who is John Oliver?
John Oliver is a British actor, comedian, writer, producer, political commentator, and television host. He is best known as the senior British correspondent of The Daily Show.
His famous work is his own debut show called Last Week Tonight on HBO. Through this show, he became famous amongst the public. Currently, he appears as the host of the HBO series Last Week Tonight with John Oliver.
John Oliver: Birth Facts, Family, Ethnicity
Oliver was born on 23 April 1977. He was born in Erdington, West Midlands, England. His birth name was John Oliver. He was the son of Carole and Jim Oliver.
His father worked as a Social Worker and as a headmaster of a school too. His mother was a music teacher. He was fostered in Erdington. He is British by nationality and his ethnicity is mixed(American-British).
Since his childhood, he was a great fan of Liverpool F.C. and he dreamt of becoming a football player.
After completing secondary school, Oliver went to Christ’s College, Cambridge. Oliver graduated from The Christ’s College with a degree in English in 1998. Any other information regarding his education is unknown.
John Oliver: Early Professional Life, Career
Currently, John Oliver is working as a host in a show called Last Week Tonight on HBO. In 2001 Oliver first appeared at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. He had performed his debut show in 2002. Oliver’s career has many twists and turns.
In 2004 and 2005 he allied with Andy Zaltzman on a double act and co-hosting Political Animal, with various acts performing the political material radio show that eventually moved to BBC 4. He began to perform in small clubs after moving to New York City for The Daily Show. Oliver’s first standup John Oliver: Terrifying Times, debuted on Comedy Central in 2008.
Later it was released on DVDs also. Since 2014 he has been hosting Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, a late-night talk show. Currently, he is working on his show Last Week Tonight; telecasted in HBO.
Lifetime Achievement and Awards
He has won many awards in his career so far. In 2009 he won the award of Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Series. He also won the Writers Guild of America Awards in 2009. Again in 2011, he won the Primetime Emmy Awards.
Similarly, on 2o14/15/16/17 and 18 he consecutively won various awards for his show and works. Recently he won The Peabody Award for his show Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. So far Oliver’s career has been fruitful.
Salary and Net Worth
Oliver has a net worth of $5 million. And his annual salary is estimated somewhere around $2 million.
John Oliver: Rumors and Controversy
It was rumored that The Last Week Tonight host discussed the sexual harassment allegations aimed at the Hollywood mogul and Trump’s decaying relationship with his cabinet.
He brought up the controversy surrounding the Hollywood producer – and Weinstein’s conflicting statement.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight
The British comedian has a height of 6ft and weighs about 77 kgs. He has dark brown hair and brown eyes.
Social Media Profile
John Oliver has been active on Twitter since 2011 and has about 5.07million followers. He also has been active on Instagram and has about 86 thousand followers.