George Clarke is a well known English architect ,television presenter,lecturer and writer born on 27th of May in 1974.He also known for his work with the Channel 4’s programmes The Home Show, The Restoration Man and George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces.Clarke was born in Sunderland, England. While we talk about his parents, his mother Anne used to worked at the Oxford Comprehensive School while his father’s name is not known.
George Clarke Bio: Age, Education, Early Life
Clarke was born in Sunderland and grew up in nearby Washington. His mother, Anne, used to work at Oxclose Comprehensive School.Clarke’s father was a painter who died when Clarke was around 6 years old and later his mother remarried. In his early days, Clarke was popular amongst students but was shy at the same time .
At the age of 12 he decided to be an architect as his grandparents were builders and he used to spend his lots of time at building sites during his school holidays.
About his childhood he used to say that there was nothing else I wanted to do.When other kids were busy playing with building blocks I actually started to visit that building sites.
At age of 16 he left school and started job at local firm of architects named David w. Johnson. He graduated with a diploma from London’s Bartlett School of Architecture.While he was student he used to support himself financially by renovating people’s houses in his free time.
George Clarke Career Details
After completing his graduation Clarke used work with Faulkner in Newcastle in 1995.Later he joined world famous architect sir terry Farrell and worked in London and Hong Kong.He started his own company in 1998 with his partner Bobby Desai and named it as Clarke: Desai Where Simon Fuller and Jamie Oliver was their clients.Later In 2011 he left Clarke: Desai and started his own company with the staff of around 25 persons.
His tv career began with new coming channel 5 where they were looking for building profession to to front their show and they were struggling to find out right person for them.Later they asked Clarke for screen test and he got selected for the job and worked with them on their show named “Build a new life in the country”. Later Chanel signed him for their two more property shows and paid him off.Later he got his job as The Restoration man for channel 4.
George Clarke Wife And Family
In the middle of 2000, George got married to Catriona Drummond who was australian director.She was also half Spanish. They were blessed with three childs named Georgia, Iona, and Emilio.
He mentioned the reason for their devorce as he had a very hectic schedule and career.In middle of 2013 the couple got separated from each other and finalized their divorce in 2014.
Current status information suggests that George is married to Katie and living in Notting Hill, West London with all 3 of his childs from his previous wife.
George Clarke Net Worth
This well known architect also used to be known for his writing and speaking skills.And he began his tv career by presenting on show ‘Build a new life in country on channel 5 and later he was appointed on the same channel for two more shows.
Clarke also used to be known as a good writer where he gives books ‘build a New Life: by Creating Your New Home,’ ‘Home Bible.’ gave him a lot of success.
Adding more this talented man is well wealthy that his estimated net worth as expected to be around $6 million.