Nigella Lawson

Inside Biography


Nigella Lawson, an English journalist and TV personality, is known for her hosting cooking shows on several channels including BBC. She has published 13 cooking books till now.

In 2016, she appeared as a judge in the MasterChef Australia Series 8. Currently, she is hosting her own show Nigella: At My Table.

Early Life and Education

On 6 January 1960, Nigella Lawson was born in Wandsworth, London, England. She was born as the daughter of Nigel Lawson and Vanessa. Her father is a former Conservative MP, and a former Chancellor and her mother is a socialite.

She spent some of her childhood in the Welsh village. Her nationality is English. Lawson’s ethnicity is white. There is no any updated information about Lawson’s siblings.

She attended several independent schools. She joined Ibstock Place School, and Queen's Gate School, Godolphin. She also attended Latymer School and Westminster School.

In the early stages of her career, she worked in many department stores. She attended the University of Oxford. Later she graduated from the college with a degree in medieval and modern languages.


Initially, she worked under publisher Naim Attallah. And later, she started her career in journalism after an invitation from Charles Moore to write for The Spectator.

In 1985, she became a restaurant critic. In 1986 she became the deputy literary editor of The Sunday Times. She also wrote articles different magazines as The Daily Telegraph, The Observer, and the Evening Standard.

She has also appeared on many television shows. She made her television debut from 1999 in Nigella Bites. She has also been featured in many shows like Top Chef (2009), MasterChef Australia Season 3 (2011), The Taste UK (2014) and Eurovision Song Contest 2015 and MasterChef Australia season 8 (2016). 

She has also been nominated for many awards and also had won some of them. She has crowned with 2000: British Book Award, 2002: WH Smith Book Awards and 2007: World Food Media Award.

Personal Life

Lawson is currently unmarried. She is dating novelist and screenwriter Ronan Bennett. The couple frequently appears together publicly. She has two failed marriages. 

Lawson is a very beautiful lady with a charming face. She was married to British journalist and broadcaster John Diamond. They married in 1992 and after nine years of relation, they divorced in 2001. She has two children with John Cosima Thomasina Diamond and Bruno Paul Diamond.

After her divorce, she had affair with British human rights barrister Geoffrey Robertson. Later, they separated and her boyfriend linked with novelist Kathy Lette. She was married for the second time with British businessman and the co-founder Charles Saatchi in 2003. Their marriage lasted for 10 years only. The couple divorced in 2013.

Net Worth and Body Measurements

Nigella Lawson's current net worth is $15 million. She earns huge amount of money from her cooking shows. She is very charming and pretty lady. She has maintained her perfect body which measures 32-29-38. She has a perfect height if 5 feet 6 inches.

She has curly black hair and brown eyes. She has maintained her fashionable iconic personality with her perfect dressing style.

She has a huge follower on Facebook and Twitter. Her fans follow her Twitter account and comment her status regularly.

by Bchrome, 25 Jan, 2016

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