Is Russell Howard married? No, he isn’t. However, he is in a relationship with a beautiful girlfriend named Cerys Morgan who could be his future wife. The couple is in the living relationship and currently resides in Camden, London. They are accompanied by a pet dog named Archie of Jack Russell terrier breed in their house.
The duo makes their public appearance together but hasn’t revealed anything about their wedding plans. Talking more about Russell Howard’s family life, he has two younger twin siblings who include a brother named Daniel and a sister named Kerry Howard, an English actress. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Howard:
Who is Russell Howard?
Born as Russell Joseph Howard, he landed the planet on 24 March 1980, which makes his age be 40 years old as of 2020. He is a renowned television presenter, actor, comedian and radio presenter from the United Kingdom. Among his multiple credits, he is best known for popular television shows like The Russell Howard Hour and Russell Howard’s Good News.
He is also recognized for his appearance on a satirical celebrity panel show entitled Mock the Week. During the 2006 Chortle Awards, he became the receiver of the Best Compère and also earned the nomination for the if.comedy award. The English comedian has mentioned his influences including stand-up comedian Lee Evans, Richard Pryor and writer/ comedian Frank Skinner.
Early Life and Education
Russell was born in 1980 and his place of birth is in Bristol, England. He was born to the parents named Dave Howard (father) and Ninette Howard (mother). He has two younger siblings who were born twins.
Russell Howard’s brother
His name is Daniel who was born on 24 March 1982, in Bristol, England. Daniel has epilepsy which causes unprovoked, recurrent seizures and is a chronic disorder. Daniel is two years younger to his brother Russell who is very supportive of him.
Russell Howard’s sister
She was born as Kerry Elizabeth Howard as twins to Daniel. By profession, Kerry is an actress who is best known for her role in BAFTA-winning British television sitcom named “Him & Her” which is about a lazy twenty-something couple. She received her graduation in 2003 from Edge Hill University by completing her B.A. degree in Drama.
Talking about Russell’s education and academic achievements, he went to New Alresford based Perins School and later was enrolled at Alton College. For his higher education, he went to the University of the West of England for studying economics as his major subject in Bristol.
Career and Professional Life
At the age of 24, he started working for BBC Radio 1 where he was responsible for writing, performing and singing for The Milk Run, a comedy series in 2004. He also made his appearance on Political Animal and Andrew Collins hosted show named Banter for BBC Radio 4. He contributed regularly to Mock the Week as a panelist until 2010. In addition to that, he also made his appearance on television comedy panel game 8 Out of 10 Cats, comedy show Would I Lie To You? And British Panel game show Never Mind the Buzzcocks.
Russell has also served his own show The Russell Howard Show from November 2006 to July 2008. Without him, the show still continued until March 2010. He presented another popular program named Russell Howard’s Good News, for BBC Three. The show continued for seven episodes and successfully turned as the highest ever rating entertainment series for BBC Three. On 9 February 2013, the show was voted as the Best Ever BBC Three show during the celebration of the 10th birthday of the channel.
On 3 August 2011, he made his debut on the United States television by appearing in a late-night talk show called Conan. On 30 September 2013, he contributed as the guest-host for the 27th series of Never Mind the Buzzcocks in its second episode.
Rusell also appeared in his own show named Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central for which he p[resented from 2015 to 2016. However, he was replaced by Chris Ramsey because Howard was unable to present the show because of his tour commitments.
Russell made his acting debut in late 2015 by appearing in A Gert Lush Christmas which is BBC Two’s comedy-drama for which he was a co-writer as well. He played the role of Dan Colman who visits his family at Christmas with his girlfriend. Russell’s sister Kerry is also starred in the film appearing as Dan’s sister named Julie.
Rusell presented “Russell Howard & Mum: USA Road Trip” for Comedy Central which is a travel documentary series starting in October 2016. He also worked for The Russell Howard Hour on Sky 1 which is a 14-part weekly comedy series that started airing on 21 September 2017.
Howard currently resides in Camden, London with his partner Cerys Morgan. Possibly, the future wife of Russell Howard, Cerys is a doctor by profession who is an animal lover as well. They have kept a dog named Archie which lives with the couple together. Talking more about his personal life, Howard is a football fan who supports Liverpool Football Club since he was ten years old.
Whenever he gets some time, he goes to pubs to play with his friends and describes himself to be deadly serious about football. Before becoming a comedian, he used to play Basingstoke Town Football Club. He was named as “Weird Crush of the Year 2013” by Heat Magazine. Regarding his religious belief, Howard is said to be an atheist, which is not officially confirmed.
Comedian Russell stands at an average height of 5 feet and 9 inches. He weighs about 165 lbs or 75 kilograms. He is a man of fitness who gives special importance to diet and regular exercise activities. He is also deeply interested in playing football and often takes part in the marathon. While working for the shooting of Mystery Guest segment for Good News in November 2011, Rusell broke his right hand.
Howard was the participant of The Bath Half Marathon on 1st March 2015 which he completed in 1 hour and 44 minutes. Before that, he also participated in London Marathon in April 2010 for charity for the Epilepsy Society. Howard ran 26-mile distance taking 4 hours and 15 minutes of time which he participated alongside his brother Daniel and sister Kerry.
Salary and Net worth
British comedian Russell Howard has an estimated net worth of 9 million USD. He has garnered his fortune from his multiple profession as a comedian, actor, television presenter and a writer as well. The man of versatility owns a luxurious house in Leamington Span which worth 600,000-pound sterling as per some wiki sites.
Wiki and Facts
IMDb, Wikipedia and other demanded wiki sites have provided Russell’s biography too. He is also active on social networking sites where the Instagram profile of Howard is available @russellhoward. His Twitter profile is reachable @russellhoward. Russell has amassed over 142k and 1.34 million followers in his Instagram and Twitter profile respectively. Find him on Facebook @OfficialRussellHoward where he has been followed by more than 3.4 million people. His official website is available at www.russell-howard.co.uk.