Patrick Joseph McGuinness shortly known as Paddy McGuinness is an English Actor, Television Personality and Comedian. He is best known for presenting game shows like Take Me Out and Benchmark.
Here are some interesting facts about Paddy McGuinness.
1. Paddy McGuinness net worth is estimated to be $12 million.
As of 2018, Paddy McGuinness net worth is estimated to be $12 million. His source of income is mainly from acting and hosting TV programme. He has presented some of the popular shows like Take Me Out, Text Santa, Your Face Sounds Familiar and The Delivery Man.
He also earns some money touring several parts of United Kingdom. In 2005 and 2006, he toured the UK in his first solo stand up tours. In 2015 and 2016 he toured throughout the UK in “Daddy McGuinness” tour. In 2013, he was announced as Pizza Hut’s brand ambassador while he also became the face of Jackpot Joy in 2017.
2. Early Life and Career beginning
Paddy McGuinness was born on August 14, 1973 in Farnworth, Lancashire, England to Irish parents. He started his career in 1995 by appearing in a TV show “God’s Gift” as a contestant. After that he went on to play the role of Pump Attendant Terry in TV show “Comedy Lab”. Two years later, he played the role of Paddy in British sitcom “Phoenix Nights”. After that he went to become a presenter and hosted “Inside Wayne Rooney” on Sky 1 for one episode.
3. His Other Television shows
In 2006, he hosted “The Paul O’Grady Show” while O’Grady took the week off. In 2008, he co-starred in TV series “Rory and Paddy’s Great British Adventure” with Rory McGrath. After that he has presented shows like “Paddy’s TV Guide”, “Stars at Your Service” and “Benchmark”.
Paddy is also known for presenting shows like This Morning, Take Me Out, 71 Degrees North, The Greatest Footie Ads..Ever, Mad Mad World, Hotel GB, Text Santa, Amazing Greys, The Keight Lemon Sketch Show, Benchmark, The Abba Christmas Party, Stars in Their Cars, Even Better Than the Real Thing and many more.
4. His other Works.
When he is not presenting, he is involved in charitable events. He took part in charity football match Soccer Aid, which raises money for UNICEF.
In 2005 and 2006, he toured the UK performing 108 shows. In 2011, he went to stand-up tour called “Paddy McGuinness: Saturday Night Live Tour”. In 2013, he was announced as the brand ambassador of Pizza Hut. In 2017, he joined Jackpot Joy as their brand ambassador.
5. He is married to Christine Martin.
Paddy McGuinness married Christine Martin on June 4, 2011. Together they have three children, twins Penelope and Leo who was born on 2013 and Felicity McGuinness which was born on 2016.