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Trevor McDonald Biography

Trevor McDonald
  • Age: 78 years old
  • Birth Nation: United States of America
  • Birth Sign: Leo
  • Name: Trevor McDonald
  • Birth Name: Sir Trevor McDonald OBE
  • Father: Lawson McDonald
  • Mother: Geraldine McDonald
  • Nationality: British
  • Birth Place/City: San Fernando
  • Ethnicity: Black
  • Profession: Journalist
  • Net Worth: N/A
  • Eye Color: Black
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Married: Yes
  • Married to: Josephine McDonald (m. 1986)
  • Education: London South Bank University
  • Awards: British Academy Television Awards
  • TV Show: Tonight Since 1999
  • Books: Fortunate circumstances
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Trevor McDonald is a news journalist and a newsreader of British nationality who is a news presenter for the ITN. For his services to journalism, he has also been knighted on 1999. He has also worked for the BBC Radio and also for the Channel 4 News. He was born on 16th of August, 1939 and also is of the Trinidadian nationality. His long career history in journalism has granted him fame and name.

Trevor initially started work in Trinidad and was employed in BBC Radio as a producer. He was then associated with the Independent Television News, ITN in 1973 as a general reporter. His position there rose to being a sports correspondent and finally as an international political commentator. After spending some time with the Channel 4 News in 1980, he returned to work in ITN on 1989. He became the sole presenter of the News at Ten on 1992 and when this program was phased out, he was cast to be the presenter of the ITV Evening News.

Starting from 1999, McDonald also hosted the current affairs program entitled Tonight with Trevor McDonald which lasted till 2005. Despite speculations of him leaving ITV, he has not done so yet.  H retired briefly on 2005 but returned soon after, on 2007 to host News at Ten with Julie Etchingham. He left presenting News at Ten on 2008 and still continues to host The Tonight Programmer for the ITV. Apart from this, he has also hosted the series The Secret Caribbean with Trevor McDonald, The Secret Mediterranean with Trevor McDonald, The Mafia with Trevor McDonald, Las Vegas with Trevor McDonald, Undercover Customs, Saturday Night Takeaway, National Television Awards, Have I got News For You etc. he is also an author.

Trevor certainly must be a married man but his personal life is a well-kept secret. He must also have children but no information about him is available also on this matter. His dating history and the names of his girlfriends are not available. It is also not known whether he is a bi-sexual or gay. No information regarding his relationship status and people in his life has been leaked to the general public and hence it cannot be confirmed if he is a married man. Guessing by his age, Trevor must be married and with children but this fact too cannot be confirmed. No news, photos, relationships and divorce status are available of him with any relationship links with any personality on the internet. It sure can be hoped that some information will be available about him in the time to come.

Trevor has been working in the field of journalism for many years. His salary thus has been found to be 600 thousand pounds a year. His net worth however is under review and has not been known to the general public yet.

  • Last modified : 27 December, 2015
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