Is Anthea Turner married? No, she isn’t. Turner is a divorced woman. She has been married twice and her personal life has always led the tabloids to take a deep interest in her. She dated her one-time DJ co-worker Bruno Brookes for a long time. Later, she tied her knot wither her former manager named Peter Powell (born on 24 March 1951) in 1990.
Turner and her ex-husband Powell were divorced in 1998. The same year, she started a relationship with Grant Bovey, the CEO of Imagine Homes who also left his wife named Della to live with Turner. Bovey later reconciled his differences with his wife but this didn’t work at all. Bovey and his wife ended their conjugal life and finally got married to Turner on 23 August 2000.
Turner and Bovey were experiencing a successful conjugal life and during that period. Turner turned and the step-mother to three daughters named Amelia, Lily and Claudia. In 2012, the couple decided to get split because of some relationship issues where Bovey was accused of having an extra-marital affair.
The couple managed to reconcile for a while but couldn’t last it longer. They got separated again in August 2013. Their divorce was finalized in October 2015. Let’s explore in detail about Turner’s wiki including some interesting personal facts about her:
Who is Anthea Turner?
Born as Anthea Millicent Turner, she landed the planet on 25 May 1960, which makes her age be 60 years old as of 2020. By profession, she is an English television personality who is mostly credited for being the host of Blue Peter (1992 to 1994) and GMTV (1994 to 1996).
Early Life and Education
Turner was born in 1960 and her place of birth is in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. Talking about her family background, she was born to the parents named Jean Turner (mother) and Brian Turner (father). She was one of the three daughters to her parents, one died at the age of 15. Her other sister is named Wendy Turner Webster (born on 5 June 1967) who is a journalist as well as an animal welfare campaigner.
Regarding her education and academic achievements, Turner attended Roman Catholic school St Dominic’s High School for Girls which is located in Brewood, South Staffordshire.
Career and Professional Life
Turner became the runner for the BBC Radio Stoke and later joined breakfast show presenter Bruno Brookes. They started dating and eventually appointed Peter Powell as an agent.
Turner debuts her television appearance through Sky Channel and Music Box where she presented live music programs. Through the BBC, she made her national television appearance from But First This. She became the presenter for Top of the Pops for about three years.
She also appeared as the presenter for the children’s television show Blue Peter starting from June 1992 to June 1994. On 19 November 1994, she served as the host for the first National Lottery draw on BBC One alongside Gordon Kennedy and Noel Edmonds. Until 20 April 1996, she became the sole host of the National Lottery Live.
Till date, Turner has presented various shows and recently she was seen on the Channel 5 show Celebs In Solitary. She received more public attention by being one of the contestants in the eighth series of Dancing on Ice.
Anthea Turner is a divorced woman and is possibly single now. She previously married Peter Powell and their conjugal life worked for eight years. On 23 August 2000, she celebrated her second wedding ceremony with Bovey. They divorced in October 2015.
English presenter Anthea Turner has an average height of 5 feet and 6 inches. Her weight is not known but seems like Turner has managed to maintain a balanced body structure. Other verified body facts like shoe size, dress size, etc. of Turner aren’t available in her wiki.
Salary and Net worth
According to some online source, Anthea Turner has an estimated net worth of 20 million USD. She has made a successful journey as a television personality and media personality. She has presented multiple television shows and has also been television program contestant.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of English presenter Anthea Turner is provided by various wiki sites including Wikipedia. Find her on Twitter @AntheaTurner1 where she has amassed more than 26k followers now. She is also active on Instagram @antheaturner where Turner has retained over 29k followers now.