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Rick Edwards

Rick Edwards

Facts of Rick Edwards

Full Name:Richard Edwards
Birth Date:May 20, 1979
Age:41 years
Profession:TV Presenter
Country:United Kingdom
Height: 6 feet 4 inches (1.93m)
WifeEmer Kenny
MarriedEmer Kenny (2016)
Net Worth$215 million
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBrown
Birth PlaceEnfield, England, London
EducationPembroke College
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Rick Edwards is a popular English TV presenter. He is famous for his appearances on Channel 4, E4 as well as ITV2.

Rick Edwards stepped this world on May 20, 1979, in Enfield in the capital city of England, London as Richard Philip “Rick” Edwards. His sun sign is Taurus. He has an English nationality with a white ethical background.

Concerning his education, he attended Portsmouth Grammar school in Portsmouth, England. Then, he joined Pembroke College located in Pembroke Square where he studied mathematics.

Later on, he changed his subject to natural sciences after his first year. During those times, he also performed stand-up and sketch shows.

Body Measurement

Rick has an incredible height of 6 feet 4 inches. Similarly, he has a suitable body weight with the perfect body. In addition, he has brown eyes and his hair color is also brown.

 Rick Edwards, TV Personality
Caption: Rick Edwards, TV Personality

Who is  Rick Edwards Wife?

Rick is a married man. He has been married once till now. The talented personality, Rick is in a marital relationship with the beautiful actress, Emer Kenny. Emer is a talented actress and a screenwriter. The lovebirds tied the marital knot on May 28, 2016.

Since then they are living happily enjoying each other’s’ company. Till now, there is no sign of separation or divorce. Nevertheless, the couple doesn’t have any children yet. However, we might hear the good news as soon as the couple is planning to have a baby.

 Rick Edwards with his wife, Emer Kenny
Caption: Rick Edwards with his wife, Emer Kenny

Rick is totally focused on his career and work. This makes him totally concentrate on presenting shows and events. Eventually, this keeps him away from any controversies and criticism.

How much is Rick Edwards Net Worth and Salary?

Presently, the estimated net worth and salary of Rick is under review. He earns a pretty good amount of salary and bonuses. Additionally, he owes his fortune to smart stock investments, substantial property holdings, lucrative endorsement deals with CoverGirl cosmetics.

He has several restaurants (the “Fat Edwards Burger” chain) in London, a Football Team (the “London Angels”). Even he has launched his own brand of Vodka (Pure Wonderedwards – England). It is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Rick) and a fashion line called “Rick Edwards Seduction”.

However, People With Money reports on Wednesday (July 10) that Edwards is the highest-paid television host in the world, pulling in an astonishing $75 million and $40 million lead over his closest competition.

On the other hand, his wife Emer has an estimated net worth of $28 million with a handsome salary. Her main source of income is her professional career.


Unfortunately, Rick’s early career can’t be traced as there is no proper information about it. However, he worked as a host on a Saturday evening radio show on XFM, “The Weekender”. He works there for several years. He hosted the last show in it on January 10, 2009.

Shows and Achievements

Afterward, he worked for the BBC during their “Reading and Leeds Festival”. Then he joined E4. And he started hosting the show, “Tool Academy”. It’s a reality TV show about fed-up girlfriends. He also worked for Channel 4 during the “2012 Paralympics”. Later, he worked on the show, “Free Speech” for BBC Three alongside Tina Daheley.

Similarly, he also presented several political discussion shows. Since July 2015, Edwards began presenting ITV2 panel show, “Safeword”. He also started working as the presenter for “Impossible” since 2017.

 Rick Edwards, TV Personality
Caption: Rick Edwards, TV Personality

Besides this, he is also involved in smart stock investments, substantial property holdings, lucrative endorsement deals with CoverGirl cosmetics, restaurants and fashion line.

Concerning his achievements, he received the honor of People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid television hosts for 2019.

Furthermore, the ranking is significant for many Rick fans, who have been waiting for his triumphant return to the glory days for what seems like a lifetime.