Mel Giedroyc bio, Career, Early life, Personal life, Net worth, Facts

June 11, 2019Mel Giedroyc bio, Career, Early life, Personal life, Net worth, Facts

Who is Mel Giedroyc?

One of the English television presenter and actress is Melanie Clare Sophie Giedroyc, who is known as Mel Giedroyc. She started co-presenting the BBC show 'Let It Shine' in 2017. She has co-hosted shows with Sue Perkins including "Light Lunch" for Channel 4, "The Great British Bake Off" for the BBC, and chat show Mel and Sue for ITV. She's a very skilled actress.

Mel Giedroyc's Early Life

Mel Giedroyc was born on 5 June 1968, in Epsom, Surrey, England to Michale Giedroyc and Rosy Giedroyc. Her father Michale was an aircraft designer and historian of Polish-Lithuanian who died in Dec 2017.

Giedroyc did her schooling from Oxford High School. She then enrolled at the Trinity College, Cambridge where she graduated with a lower second degree in Italian and French. She holds British nationality and regarding her ethnicity, Giedroyc is from a mixed ethnical background as her father was from Giedroyc family and his mother is of English origin.

Mel Giedroyc's Career

Mel Giedroyc in Let In Shine

Fig: Mel Giedroyc in Let In Shine

Mel Giedroy began her career by portraying the role in the comedy series French and Saunders, in 1996. She later featured in The Games, Blessed, and Richard Hammond's 5 O'Clock Show. Her comedic work with comedian and actress Sue Perkins earned her worldwide fame. The duo first met while both of them were at the University of Cambridge and were the part of the Footlights comedy club too.

From 1997 to 1998, Giedroy became the co-presenter of Perkins of Channel 4's Light Lunch. In 1998, they also worked in the show Late Lunch. In the year 2006, they were the co-presenters of ITV's Richard Hammond's 5 O'Clock Show. Some of their other works include The Great British Bake Off (2010-16), and many others.

Giedroyc has also worked as a presenter for many hit TV series like Draw It!, BBC Two's Collectoholics, and BBC One's Vertigo Road Trip. In late 2014, along with Alex Jones, the actress appeared as a guest in The One Show. In the same year, she was the co-host on BBC Radio 2 Saturday morning show along with Lee Mack. Giedroyc has been working as a presenter for Eurovision: You Decide since 2016 and for The Generation Game since 2018.

In 2018, Giedroyc played the role of Sarah in the West End Revival of the Stephen Sondheim musical Company.

How much is the net worth of Mel Giedroyc?

Mel Giedroyc lifestyle

Fig: Mel Giedroyc lifestyle

Giedroyc's net worth is estimated at $5 million. She is earning a good amount of money from her career. The main source of revenue is from her career as a television presenter. The salary of Giedroyc has not been disclosed yet but there is no doubt in the mind of her followers that she is earning a considerable amount of money from her career. From her earnings, she enjoys her current life a lot. She is satisfied with her earning.

Mel Giedroyc's Personal Life

 Mel Giedroyc with her husband Ben Morris

Fig: Mel Giedroyc with her husband Ben Morris

Giedroyc is a married woman. She was married to Ben Morris. The couple has two names of kids, Florence Morris and Vita Morris. The couple is living together with a happy life and there is no indication of separation between them. They are enjoying their life. The couple is often spotted in many places. More information on her other relations or any dating information with others is not known to us through many sources.

Facts of Mel Giedroyc

  • Her sister, Coky Giedroyc, is a film and TV director, while her other sister, Kasia, a children's writer is Philip Parham's spouse, a British diplomat.
  • Giedroyc is the youngest of four children.
  • Giedroyc is set to appear in the 2018 West End Revival of the Stephen Sondheim musical Company, playing the role of Sarah.
  • Giedroyc presented the Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour from 22 January until 14 February 2016.

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