Susanna Reid Biography
Born Susanna Victoria Reid, Susanna Reid is an English television presenter and journalist. In addition, from 2003 to 2014, she was a co-presenter of BBC Breakfast alongside Bill Turnbull and Charlie Stayt. In 2013, the journalist finished as a runner-up on the eleventh series of Strictly Come Dancing.
Susanna Reid Age|Birthday
Reid was born on December 10, 1970. Therefore, she is 51 years old as of 2022 and celebrates her birthday on 10th December evry year.
Susanna Reid Height|Weight
Reid’s height is 5 feet 4 inches (approximately 163 centimeters). Moreover, she weighs 67 kilograms.
Susanna Reid Family
The youngest of three children, the journalist was born in Croydon, South London to her parents Barry (father) and Sue Smith (mother). Her father was a management consultant whereas her mother was a nurse. However, when she was aged 9, her parents divorced.
Susanna Reid Husband
After 16 years together, Reid separated from a partner, former sports correspondent Dominic Cotton in 2014. The couple has three sons together. Moreover, in November 20198, the journalist revealed that she was in a relationship with Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish. However, in April 2019, it was announced that their relationship ended.
Susanna Reid Education
The journalist was educated at the independent Croham Hurst School from 1975 to 1981. Later, Reid joined the independent Croydon High School from 1981 to 1987 and St. Paul’s Girl’s School from 1987 to 1989.
Susanna Reid Career
The journalist began her career at BBC Radio Bristol and then became a reporter for Radio 5 Live as well as a producer. Reid then joined BBC News 24 where she spent two years as a reporter. Moreover, she became a stand-in presenter for an hour when the 23:00 presenter did not arrive which turned into a permanent position.
The journalist was one of the main presenters on BBC Breakfast presenting with Bill Turnbull on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. Previously, she was presenting with Charlie Stayt on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Additionally, Reid held that role from 2012 until she replaced Sian Williams, the lead presenter. To take on a new program Sunday Morning Live, the journalist stepped down from presenting Breakfast on Saturdays, and Sundays. Moreover, as of the final episode of the first series on 21 November 2010, the journalist resumed her weekend presenting duties on BBC Breakfast within two weeks.
Furthermore, she was previously the regular newsreader during the headlines of The Andrew Marr Show. The journalist stood in briefly for Andrew Marr for the Sunday newspaper review on May 16, 2010. Moreover, for the first time on 10 March 2013 following Marr’s extended absence after suffering a stroke in January 2013, she presented the main show. In addition, she presented the BBC’s live coverage of the 2009 Oscars from Los Angeles. Also, she presented the coverage of the 2010 Oscars on 7 March.
Moreover, the journalist presented the New Year Live program on BBC One on December 31, 2013.
In February 2014, it was reported that ITV was attempting to recruit a presenter for their new breakfast program. The presenter had previously rejected claims of moving to ITV in December 2013 during her Strictly Come Dancing stint saying she would bleed BBC if cut open. However, on 3 March 2014, the BBC confirmed the presenter’s move to ITVto front rival breakfast program Good Morning Britain which replaced its former breakfast show Daybreak. Moreover, she is the show’s cohost every Monday to Thursday from 6:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
The presenter appeared on a special Text Santa episode of Tipping Point with fellow Good Morning Britain presenters on 19 December 2014. In addition, she co-presented Save Money: Good Food.
Furthermore, in October 2018, the presenter appeared as a cameo in Hollyoaks.
Additionally, in July 2020, the presenter appeared on Celebrity Gogglebox alongside Barrister and TV Judge Robert Rinder.
1985 – The Price
2001-2014 – Breakfast
2003-2010 – TV Bingo
2010-2011 – Sunday Morning Live
2013 – Strictly Come Dancing, New Year Live
2014 – Good Morning Britain
2017 – Save Money: Good Food, The Murder of Becky Watts- Police Tapes
2018 – Children Who Kill, Who Killed Sharon Birchwood?, Hollyoaks
2019 – Death Row: Countdown to EDxecutio
2020 – Celebrity Gogglebox, Death Row’s Women with Susanna Reid
2016 – Trolls
Chancellor, visitor, governer, rector, and fellowships
13 July 2015 to present – Wales (Cardiff University) – Honorary Fellowship
In March 2014, Television and Radio Industries Club named the presenter Newsreader of the Year at their annual awards. Moreover, the week after it was announced she would join ITV. The presenter again won the same award in 2015. Moreover, she received an Honorary Fellowship from Cardiff University, her alma mater.
Susanna Reid’s Net Worth
Reid’s net worth ranges between $5 million and $10 million.