Eamonn Holmes Wiki-Biography
Eamonn is an Irish actor and broadcaster who is recognized for his performance in Sky News: Sunrise (TV Series), The All-Star Impressions Show (TV Special), and Walliams & Friend (TV Series).
Besides acting, he already served as a broadcaster for GMTV and presented the play one of the most-watched morning shows—won the National Television Most Popular Daytime Show Award for 4 continuous years (from 1998 to 2001).
Moreover, while the 2018 Queen’s New Years Honours List, he was awarded the title of OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire). He was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, the UK, on three December 1959. His birth symbol is Sagittarius.
Eamonn Holmes Age and Height
He is 61 years old and his height is 5 feet 10½ inches (1.79 meters).
Family and Siblings
Holmes is the son of dad, Leonard Holmes, and mom, Josephine Holmes. His father managed to work being a carpet-fitter. Collectively, he has 4 bros, the big brother who’s name is Leonard Holmes, and 3 younger brothers named, Brian Holmes, Colm Holmes, and the last one is Colin Holmes.
Unluckily, his father has died; he is no more in the world.
Eamonn studied at St. Malachy’s College in Northern Ireland. Following that, he enlisted at Belfast College of Business Studies and studied media.
Eamonn Holmes Career
Eamonn made his introduction in the entertainment division in the 1984’s TV Line documentary titled The Hollywood Greats. Next to that, he performed his shows in several television programs such as A Question of Entertainment (1988), It’s My City! (1989), That’s Showbusiness (1990), and Telly Addicts (1993).
For then, he has given his contribution to various TV shows and documentaries. Since now, he has more further than 200 performing credits in his name.
Some of his additional acting credits include 2000’s Bob Martin (TV Series), 2007’s Annually Retentive (TV Series), 2014’s D’ Mrs. Brown’s Boys Movie (Movie), 2016’s Diddy TV (TV Series), 2018’s Keith Lemon: Coming in America (TV Series), 2006-20’s Loose Women (TV Series) and This Morning (TV Series).
Besides that, Eamonn is the managing farmer of the 2006’s TV Movie documentary titled Eamonn Investigates: The Alien Autopsy.
He has also got 3 Television and Radio Industries Club (TRIC) Prizes (in 2008, 2009, and 2011) and has been chosen already for a Public Award (in 2007).
Wife and Children
Holmes is married to his long-time companion and his co-anchor of This Morning, Ruth Langsford.
The couple 1st met each other in their common colleagues in 1997. Following that, both fell in love and began dating. Their involvement grew more strong since both embraced a son named Jack Alexander Holmes in March 2002.
Following 13 years of love, Eamonn and Ruth lastly decided to get an extra step in their relationship.
On 26th June 2010, both authorized their relationship and gave the marriage vows, in the presence of any special guests, in Hampshire. Since then, the wedded couple and their son have ever lived collectively.
Since now, all live in Surrey, England.
Previous to his wedding with Ruth, Eamonn was married to Gabrielle Holmes. Both soon joined the knot behind meeting each other in the summertime of 1976. By his 1st wife, Eamonn gives 3 children: pair of sons named Declan Holmes (b. 1989), Niall Holmes (b. 1993), and a girl named Rebecca Holmes (b. 1991).
Although their matrimonial relationship wasn’t meant to last always as both separation behind about two decades of marriage in 1995. Their split was just ended in 2005, following a decade of division.
Notwithstanding their divorce, the recent couple still has a close bond and are co-parenting their 3 children.