Gareth Malone is an English choirmaster, broadcaster, as well as presenter and popularizer of choral singing. He is best known for his television appearance in programs included The Choir, which only focus on singing and introducing choral music to new contributors.
Early life and Education
Gareth Malone was born on November 9, 1975, to an Irish descent family in London, London. His father, James Malone was a bank manager and his mother, Sian was a civil servant. He spent his childhood in London with his family at the age of 10.
After that, Gareth Malone attended at Bournemouth School. During that time, he was actively involved with every singing activity including school shows, choirs, and Christmas carols. After that, he attended at University of East Anglia, Norwich and studied drama.
Gareth Malone then moved to The Royal Academy of Music in London and finished a postgraduate vocal studies course.
Career and Path
After completing a postgraduate vocal studies course, Gareth Malone began working for the London Symphony Orchestra and was approached by a production company about fronting a reality series named The Choir in 2005.
The Choir also won a BAFTA for Best Feature. Gareth Malone conducted the first New Year's Eve Twitter Community Choir performance of Auld Lang Syne on December 31, 2009. He was also awarded the Freedom of the City of London by Nick Anstee in May 2010.
Gareth Malone appeared on The BBC One Program Who Do You Think You Are? Till date, he is making a continuous appearance in television through different series like Children in Need and many others.
Personal life and Affair
Gareth Malone is married to his girlfriend Becky Malone. His wife Becky works in the inner city in London as an English Teacher.
The couple has a daughter named Esther Malone who was born in 2010 and a son Gilbert, born after 3 years of Esther’s birth in 2013. Gareth and his wife Becky are living happily together in North London with their children.
Besides, Gareth Malone’s favorite TV show is The Bridge. He was best friend with Nancy when he was around five or six years and his first kiss was also with Nancy who later moved to America. Moreover, his favorite palace in Britain is Cornwall. He is also active on Social networks such as Facebook and Twitter.
Net worth and Body Measurement
Gareth Malone has an estimated net worth of around $2 million from his broadcasting career. He has brown eyes and dark brown hair.
by Bchrome, 22 May, 2017