Len Goodman Biography

Biography by Published on
Facts of Len Goodman
Date of Birth: 1944 , April-25
Age: 74 years old
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 6 Feet
Name Len Goodman
Birth Name Leonard Gordon Goodman
Father Leonard Gordon Goodman
Mother Louisa Goodman
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Bromley
Ethnicity White
Profession Dancer
Working For Television
Net Worth $ 12 million
Salary N/A
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color White
Famous for Television personality, dance teacher
Married Yes
Married to Sue Goodman (m. 2012), Cherry Kingston (m. 1972–1987)
Children 1
Divorce Yes
Education Westwood Secondary Modern School
TV Show Dancing with the Stars
Books Better Late Than Never: My Story: 16 Point
View more / View Less Facts of Len Goodman

Len Goodman was born on 25 April 1944 and he was born as Leonard Gordon Goodman. Goodman's birth place is Bromley, England and he was raised in Blackfen and Bromley. He was born as the son of Leonard Gordon Goodman and Louisa Adelaide. His father was an electrician and his mother was a housewife. Goodman belongs to Polish descent. By his nationality Len is English. His ethnicity is white. Information regarding his sibling is not updated yet.

Len Goodman attended Westwood Secondary Modern School. He started dancing at the age if nineteen and never turned backward in this profession.

In 2004, Len was featured as a head judge on the dance competition for BBC One, and he remained in the show till 2015. In between the course of the time, he shared the show with Darcey Bussell, Bruno Tonioli and Craig Revel Horwood.

In 2005, he appeared as the head judge along with Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli in an American dance competition named "Dancing with the Stars". The show is an adoption of Strictly Come Dancing. And he left the show in 2014. Len Goodman has also been featured in several documentaries in as the role of host, some of the show where he was featured are BBC One show Holiday of My Lifetime, BBC Four show Dancing Cheek to Cheek and  more. Len has also worked in the radio, where he presented a Sunday evening music show on BBC Radio 2. Len Goodman has achieved a lot in his career with his hard work and he is very much satisfied and happy. 

Len Goodman is very talented veteran dancer and his sexual orientation is straight. He has been married twice in his life and his current relational status is married.

Len had an affair with his dancing partner Cherry Kingston and they married in 1972. After  15 years of marriage, he divorced his spouse in 1987. He remained in a long-term relationship with his girlfriend Lesley and there were several rumors about them before they confessed about their relationship,after his divorce . Talking about his children, he has a son named James William Goodman, born on 26 January 1981 with his partner Lesley.

Later on 30 December 2012, Len was married for the second time with his dancing companion over 10 years and his girlfriend Sue Barrett. They were in a dating relationship for many years before their marriage. 

Len Goodman is a tall guy with a height of 6 feet. Being a dancer, he has maintained his body even at the age of 71. Len Goodman has maintained the net worth of about 12 million dollars and his monthly salary is estimated to be around 66 grand.

Len's bio is updated in IMDb and he is active in several social networks like Twitter and Instagram. There are several videos in the YouTube relating his dance shows.

Related