The highly famous TV presenter of the Channel 4 automotive show ‘For the Love of Car’ has 28 March 1979 as his birth date. Born in Plymouth, Devon, England the 41-year-old superstar spent his first ten years on mother earth in Ely, Cambridgeshire before his parents transferred with him to Hertfordshire. The car enthusiast who started showcasing his car building skills at a tender age attended the Richard Hale School, Hertford before accomplishing his A-Levels at Haileybury School.
Ant Anstead Career Details
The celebrity TV Presenter is also a car fabricator, automotive expert, an avid designer, and renowned artist. Anstead began his Television career in 2013 when he produced the ‘The World’s Most Expensive Cars’ show. Subsequently he was spotted and approached to co-host the Channel 4 automotive show ‘For the Love of Car’ by fellow British actor Philip Glenister.
His TV career progressed significantly and successfully, In 2017 Anstead was handed the button to co-host the ‘Wheeler Dealers’ by Edd China, a role he performed alongside Mike Brewer. The TV personality went on to host several other shows including the famous BBC Two live show ‘Building Cars Live’ and the Discovery Channel-aired program ‘Barrett-Jackson Live Auto Auction’.
It comes as a shock to many that the famous English TV superstar was once a police constable. His short service at Hertfordshire Constabulary when he joined in 1999 was a successful one. Being part of the Tactical Firearms Team (TFU) in Welwyn Garden City, Anthony Richard Anstead was at that time recognized as one of the youngest UK fortified officers. In his 6-year police service he received two prestigious accolades for exhibiting extraordinary bravery.
It was after he resigned from police service in 2005 that Anstead began his career as a professional car fabricator and a dexterous artist. He enjoyed designing recreation cars and became well known for revamping automobiles for his clients as well. His magnificent artistic designing skills also manifested through building special sculptors that have gone viral being supplied across the world to various museums and private settings.
The multi-talented superstar never ceases to amaze his fans. He also boasts a 15-year successful semi-professional football career. Up to now he holds the record of being the only player to win the Ryman league promotion in two separate roles; at one time as a striker and the other time as a goalkeeper.
Recently he added another talent of book writing to his skills portfolio by authoring the ‘Cops and Robber: The story of the British Police Car’ a book which after being published in 2017 gained a considerable readership.
Ant Anstead Body Measurements
Many can be curious to know where such a multi-skilled brain is housed. The big brains could not have resided anyway other than the massive 1.88 meters tall and 81kg weighing body. Adding to his athletic body, Ant Antelope`s charm is cemented by radiant green eyes impeccably blending with his grey colored hair.
Ant Anstead Love Life, Family And Children
Can the ever-busy and multi-talented superstars find time for love? In Ant Anstead’s life, love proves not to respect any gifts. The British motor specialist is rather full of love stories. In his 12 year marriage to Louise, Anstead was blessed with a daughter and a son, Amelie, and Archie respectively. However, Louise is no longer the woman on the radar. In October 2017 the man of many talents started dating an American television personality Christina El Moussa who also has two children Taylor and Brayden from her previous 9-year marriage with Tarek El Moussa. The new lovers became famous for their secret wedding event which took place on 22 December 2018 at their home in Newport Beach California. After revealing on social media some days later, the couple disclosed that the 70 – guest attended ceremony was especially devoted to their four children from their previous marriages. The union of Ant Antelope and his Real Estate investor new wife Christina received their son on 6 September 2019.
Ant Anstead Net Worth
In addition to his TV personality career, motor specialist services and artwork, the man of many talents has also earned from brand endorsements of hybrid, premium, and luxury cars such as Land Rover, Superformance, and Stealth EV. Ant Antelope`s wealth is not fully disclosed though it is estimated that it about $100 000.
Ant Anstead Social Life And Voluntary Work
Ant contributes significantly to society. He hosts after dinning motivational speaking for various charities. The UK apprentice scheme ambassador also supports several charities including being a patron of Harrisons` charity which represents the rights of children with Duchenne muscular dystrophy.