(Reporter, Newsreader, Journalist)
Trevor McDonald is a Trinidadian-British newsreader, reporter, diplomatic correspondent, newscaster and also a journalist.
Quick Facts of Trevor McDonald
|Age:||53 years 1 months|
|Birth Date:||August 16, 1969|
|Full Name:||Trevor McDonald|
|Birth Place:||San Fernando|
|Ethnicity (Race):||British African-Caribbean|
|Profession:||Reporter, Newsreader, Journalist|
|Father's Name:||Lawson McDonald|
|Mother's Name:||Geraldine McDonald|
|Education:||honorary degrees from the University of Plymouth and Liverpool John Moores University|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Sagittarius, Gemini, Aries|
|Last Update:||September, 2022|
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I never really understood economics at all and I never understood the fact that so many different economists can have so many different views about the same thing
I am actually a terrible coward. Fear is a constant fact of my life
To pretend you don't feel a certain strangeness after living in England for 40 years is a fallacy.
Relationship Facts of Trevor McDonald
- Trevor McDonald is married to Josephine.
- He is father of Three.
- Trevor McDonald is not having an affair with anyone presently.
- His sexual orientation is straight.
What is the relationship of Trevor McDonald?
The personal life of McDonald’s has been kept a close secret. He also has been married twice. Firstly, he was married to a woman called Beryl and later divorced in 1985.
Then in 1988, he married another woman named Josephine with whom he is still married. He has altogether three children, but their names and ages are unknown.
- 1 Who is Trevor McDonald?
- 2 Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality
- 3 Trevor McDonald: Education, School/College University
- 4 Trevor McDonald: Early Professional Life, Career
- 5 Trevor McDonald: Lifetime Achievement and Awards
- 6 Trevor McDonald: Salary and Net Worth(600k )
- 7 Trevor McDonald: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 8 Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
- 9 Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.
Who is Trevor McDonald?
Trevor McDonald is a Trinidadian-British newsreader, reporter, diplomatic correspondent, newscaster, and also journalist.
He is popular for his career as a news presenter for Independent Television News (ITN). His nickname is George McDonald.
Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality
McDonald’s was born on 16 August 1939, in San Fernando. He spent his childhood in San Fernando, Trinidad, and Tobago. His father’s name was Lawson McDonald and mother’s name was Geraldine McDonald. He also had a spouse named Josephine McDonald.
Trevor McDonald: Education, School/College University
McDonald studied his primary school in Trinidad Then he studied his secondary level education at Naparima Secondary School. Studying at University was like a struggle and he even didn’t think he has entered the university.
Rather than his feelings toward University, he holds honorary degrees from the University of Plymouth and Liverpool John Moores University.
Trevor McDonald: Early Professional Life, Career
McDonald worked his first part-time job at Radio Trinidad and got a second one in International Relations at the University College of the West Indies.
He also worked as a print and broadcast journalist in Trinidad during the 1960s and later in 1969, he was employed by BBC Radio as a producer, which was based in London but still broadcasting to the Caribbean.
Later, he joined Independent Television News(ITN) as a general report at the beginning of 1973. Soon, he became a sports correspondent concentrating on international politics.
In late, 1980, he spent some time with the ITN-produced Channel 4 News and later returned to ITV in 1989, and presented the early evening news. He is also into making documentaries and has contributed to making them from 2009 to 2018.
His first documentary in 2009 is The Secret Caribbean with Trevor McDonald and the recent one in 2018 is James Bulger: A Mother’s Story with Trevor McDonald for ITV.
Besides this, he has also worked in various works and has made several media appearances. Besides this, he also has been in some movies. Some of them are, The Iron Lady (2011), The Royal Wedding: Celebration (2011), The Queen (2006), and The Baltic Storm (2003).
Trevor played the title role in the GamesMaster reboot that aired on E4 in 2021.
Trevor McDonald: Lifetime Achievement and Awards
In 1992, he was awarded an OBE on the Queen’s honors list. Later in 1999, he received a knighthood for his services to journalism.
He was also awarded a BAFTA fellowship at the British Academy of Television in 2011. He also received the title of Newscaster of the Year in 1993, 1997, and 1999.
Trevor McDonald: Salary and Net Worth(600k )
He has a salary of 600k Euro per year and his net worth is unknown.
Trevor McDonald: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
There was a controversy when he said during his interview, that he said he doesn’t want to be seen as a black reporter.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
There is data about his physical measurements but he has a height of more than 6 feet and has a black complex with white hair and blue eyes.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.
He has 1.8k followers on Twitter and doesn’t hold any verified social media profiles.
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