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Jonathan Ross Net Worth:Jonathan Stephen Ross, OBE (born 17 November 1960) is an English television and radio presenter; best known for presenting the BBC One chat show Friday Night with Jonathan Ross during the 2000s. Ross also hosted his own radio show on BBC Radio 2, and acted as a film critic and presenter of the Film programme. After leaving the BBC, Ross then began hosting a new chat show on ITV, The Jonathan Ross Show. Other regular roles have included being a regular panellist on the comedy sports quiz They Think It's All Over and being a regular presenter of the British Comedy Awards.Ross began his television career as a programme researcher, before débuting as a television presenter for The Last Resort with Jonathan Ross on Channel 4 in 1987. Over the next decade he had several radio and television roles, many through his own production company, Channel X. In 1995 he sold his stake in Channel X, and embarked on a career with the BBC. In 1999, Ross took over presenting the Film programme from Barry Norman, and also began presenting his own radio show, while two years later he began hosting Friday Night with Jonathan Ross. For the chat show, Ross won three BAFTA awards for Best Entertainment Performance, in 2004, 2006 and 2007. By 2006 Ross was believed to be the BBC's highest paid star. In 2005, Ross was made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for services to broadcasting. Ross has been involved in controversies throughout his broadcasting career. As a result, in 2008 he wrote a semi-autobiographical work titled Why Do I Say These Things?, detailing some of his life experiences.Ross has been married to the author, journalist and broadcaster Jane Goldman since 1988; they have three children. Ross and Goldman have together established the television production company Hotsauce TV. Ross is known as an avid fan and collector of comic books and memorabilia, and has written his own comic books, Turf and America's Got Powers. Ross is known for his distinctive voice, flamboyant style of dress, light-hearted banter and his characteristic difficulty in pronouncing the sound 'r'.
|Birth date:||November 17, 1960|
|Birth place:||St Pancras, London, United Kingdom|
|Height:||6 ft 1 in (1.86 m)|
|Profession:||Presenter, Film critic, Actor, Television producer, Comedian, TV Personality, Screenwriter, Writer, Author, Voice Actor|
|Education:||UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies, Leyton Sixth Form College, University of London, Norlington School for Boys|
|Spouse:||Jane Goldman (m. 1988)|
|Children:||Harvey Kirby Ross, Honey Kinney Ross, Betty Kitten Ross|
|Parents:||John Ross, Martha Ross|
|Siblings:||Paul Ross, Simon Ross, Miles Ross, Liza Ross, Adam Ross|
|Awards:||British Academy Television Award for Best Entertainment Performance, National Television Award for Special Recognition, NME Award for Worst Dressed, Writer's Guild of Great Britain Special Award|
|Nominations:||British Comedy Award for the Best Comedy Entertainment Personality, British Academy Television Award for Best Entertainment Programme, National Television Award for Most Popular Entertainment Presenter, National Television Award for Most Popular Chat Show Host, National Television Award for Most Popular Talk Show|
|Movies:||Valiant, A Short Film About John Bolton, Prince Cinders, We Know Where You Live. Live!|
|TV shows:||Comic Relief 2011, Friday Night with Jonathan Ross, The Golden Cage, Japanorama, They Think It's All Over, It's Only TV...but I Like It, The Jonathan Ross Show, Penn & Teller: Fool Us, The Big Fat Quiz of the Year, Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway, Stargazing Live, In Search of Steve Ditko, Comic Relief, The Film Programme, Asian Invasion, Gagtag, Tonight with Jonathan Ross, The Hollywood Greats, I'm in a Rock 'n' Roll Band!, Trending Topics, The Last Resort (UK), Americana, Film 99|