Gillian Joseph Biography
Gillian Joseph is a British media personality serving as a presenter with the Sky News at 10. She has a broadcast experience spanning more than 30 years. She began her broadcasting career with the BBC in Manchester before becoming a radio reporter and producer with Radio Merseyside.
She worked for Newsbeat on BBC Radio 1 in 1994. In 1998, she moved to London and presented Newsroom South East, until it was cancelled in 2001. She then presented its replacement, BBC London News, until 2005, when she moved to Sky News.
Gillian Joseph Age
Gillian Angela was born on 20th July,1969 in Coventry, Warwickshire, England.
Gillian Joseph Height
She stand at a height of 5 feet and 7 inches.
Gillian Joseph Parents
She is born to Dominican parents although their names are unknown. Her mother worked as teacher in Dominica before they returned to England. There is no available information regarding her siblings, if sh has any.
Gillian Joseph Husband
She is married to her Nigerian husband Olutunde Adebayo since 1996.
Gillian Joseph Children
She has two daughters and a son (Tiwa Adebayo and Dara Adebayo; the name of her younger kid is unknown).
Her daughter Tiwa came to the spotlight after she wrote an open letter challenging racism in independent schools.
Gillian shared her story on racism in a documentary ‘The Talk’ where she revealed her daughter faced the same racism she did while she was also in school.She added that she had to talk to her kids about racism as not giving the talk would be “your child a disservice if you didn’t warn them about racism. You are robbing them of their innocence and forcing them to take on adult concepts. People are not born seeing colour, racism is learned.”
Gillian Joseph Nationality
She is a British national.
Gillian Joseph Ethnicity
She is of Afro Caribbean heritage.
Gillian Joseph Education
She holds a MA in Broadcast Journalism from City University in London.
Gillian Joseph Sky News
Gillian is a presenter with the Sky News at 10. She began her career in media with BBC in Manchester before becoming a radio reporter and producer with Radio Merseyside. During her tenure in Liverpool, she was one of the first to break the news of the James Bulger murder case in 1993.
In 1998 she returned to London working for BBC Radio 1 as a reporter and newsreader for Newsroom South East until it was cancelled in 2001. She then presented its replacement, BBC London News, until 2005.
She has reportedfor the BBC’s Black Britain programme, both the One and Six O’Clock News, Newsnight and the Holiday programme. In addition, she has also presented a Sunday morning reflective news show on BBC London 94.9FM and regularly presented for 5 Live. She has also presented the news on BBC Breakfast and on BBC London. She also worked as a presenter for BBC News 24.
Jillian joined Sky news in September 2005. She has seen presented a number of the channel’s main bulletins, including Sky News at Ten and Sky News Tonight. From October 2016 until December 2017, Joseph hosted from 5 pm to 8 pm on Saturdays and Sundays. In December 2017 she began maternity cover for Isabel Webster. From October 2019 until summer 2021, Joseph co-anchored Sky News Breakfast at weekends on Sky News. She moved to present Sky News at Ten at weekends in summer 2021.
In 2017 for three days she was the sole presenter on a Sky News specially commissioned pop up channel. Sky Ocean Rescue broadcasted investigative reports and documentaries as well as live coverage of the EU Our Ocean Conference from Malta.
Following the killing of George Floyd Gillian presented a Sky News special programme – Race and Revolution – is Change Going to Come?
Glian Josephil Salary
She earns an estimated annual base salary of $80,000.
Gillian Joseph Net worth
Her net worth is estimated to be USD 800,000.
Gillian Joseph Magistrate
Gillian is a court magistrate, she took the Judicial Oath and Oath of Allegiance on May 18, 2011 after she was sorn in and appointed to the magistracy.She said that she is ” an unpaid volunteer with common sense and personal integrity.” She also added that she would “encourage anyone to investigate the prospect of a life on the bench, it is both enlightening and rewarding.”
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