Richest Celebrities
Net Worth:
$12 Million
$865 Thousand
Apr 1, 1962 (62 years old)
5 ft 10 in (1.803 m)
Presenter, Broadcaster, Actor
United Kingdom
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Phillip Schofield is an English television presenter and television personality who has a net worth of $12 million. Phillip Schofield is best known for his longstanding role as a presenter on ITV's 'This Morning' alongside Holly Willoughby. He co-hosted the show from 21 years, from 2009 until 2023. With a career spanning over three decades, Schofield's easygoing personality and consummate professionalism have earned him a cherished place in the hearts of British television viewers.


According to public filings, Phillip Schofield's salary at the time he stepped down from "This Morning" was £700,000. That's the same as around $865,000 per year.

Early Life

Phillip Bryan Schofield was born on April 1, 1962, in Oldham, Lancashire. Schofield moved with his family to Newquay, Cornwall at a young age. He made his first foray into media as a hospital radio DJ at the age of 15. His professional career took off in 1982 when he moved to New Zealand to present the music programme 'Shazam!'. His charisma and appeal soon led him to be selected as the first in-vision continuity presenter for Children's BBC in 1985, establishing his presence in British television.

Going Live!

Schofield found nationwide fame as a presenter of the popular children's Saturday morning magazine show 'Going Live!', a role he held from 1987 to 1993. His rapport with the young audience and his skilful handling of live television made him a household name. Concurrently, Schofield expanded his resume by presenting other programs, such as 'Schofield's TV Gold', showcasing classic television moments, and the National Lottery Winning Lines game show.

This Morning

In 2002, Schofield made a successful transition to daytime television as he began co-hosting 'This Morning'. His dynamic partnership with co-hosts Fern Britton and later Holly Willoughby, combined with his empathy and warmth when covering sensitive topics, have helped make the show a staple of British television. For his work on 'This Morning', Schofield has received multiple awards, including the National Television Award for Most Popular Daytime Programme.

Phillip Schofield

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Reality TV and Theatre

Never one to limit himself, Schofield has also been the face of primetime shows like 'Dancing on Ice' and 'The Cube'. 'Dancing on Ice', where he worked again with Holly Willoughby, was especially well-received. In addition, Schofield has shown his versatility by venturing into theatre. He starred in the lead role of Joseph in the West End production of 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat' in the early 1990s, earning critical acclaim for his performance.

Personal Life and Public Image

Schofield has been lauded for his openness and bravery in his personal life. He came out as gay in 2020, in a candid and emotional announcement on 'This Morning', praised for its honesty and courage. He was married to Stephanie Lowe from 1993 to 2021, and they have two daughters together.

Charitable Endeavours

In addition to his broadcasting career, Schofield is known for his philanthropic work. He is a patron of the charity 'The Children's Trust', which provides care for children with brain injuries. He has also actively supported 'Text Santa', ITV's charity Christmas appeal, and participated in numerous fundraising activities.

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