Nick Grimshaw is an English television actor plus a radio presenter, well appreciated for hosting Radio 1 Breakfast Show and has also come into view as the judge in the twelfth series of The X Factor. Many television shows like The Music Show on Channel 4 and various programs on BBC Radio 1 have been hosted by Grimshaw.
Nick Grimshaw was born on 14th August 1984 as Nicholas Peter Andrew Grimshaw in Manchester, England. He is associated with a white background and has a British native land.
Grimshaw is the son of Peter Grimshaw and Eileen Grimshaw. He has two siblings with whom he has grown along with, Andy Grimshaw and Jane Grimshaw in the city of Oldham, Greater Manchester. He has earned his degree in Communication and Media Studies from the University of Liverpool but lamentably, he failed in his final year and later had to graduate with a DipHE instead of a bachelor’s degree. Grimshaw was a member of the University’s student radio station, ICON radio, during his college day.
Nick Grimshaw Career Details
Nick Grimshaw professionally began his career in 2007, after incorporating with BBC Radio 1 and began to intimate Switch, the BBC’s youth strand along with his partner DJ Annie Mac where he devoted his nine years.
Furthermore, after the withdrawal of Collin Murray, he tied up with the 10 pm-midnight slot on BBC Radio1. Subsequently, he replaced Chris Moyles and began to host The Radio 1 Breakfast since 2012. Grimshaw was able to gain much of the reputation and succeeded to seize millions of listeners for his show. Above and beyond radio, he is also occupied with television shows.
Grimshaw began his vocation in TV after stationing daily shows on the UK entertainment E4 channel. Then he united with Channel 4 and started hosting a daily breakfast show Freshly Squeezed, in conjunction with Alexa Chug which is now hosted by Jameela Jamil.
Apart from these, Grimshaw also showed up in one of the Disney movies named, Wreck-It Ralph.
Is Nick Grimshaw Really Gay Or He Is Dating Girlfriend?
Nick Grimshaw publicly declared that he is gay on August 17, 2012. He was confidentially dating Nicco Torrelli, a fashion director in 2013. Media spotted the couple at the Glastonbury festival putting up identical Hunter Wellington boots. But they separated dating after almost a year because of uncharted grounds. Grimshaw has a complex relationship with Harry Styles who was a member of One Direction and also the ex-boyfriend of Taylor Swift and Kendall Jenner.
They remark themselves as the best friends despite that their activities somehow muddled up the audiences. He is not married yet. Presently Grimshaw is dating Meshach Henry, aged 22, and they have been together for at least nine months. According to some sources, they spend all of their time together and their relationship is stronger than ever.
Nick Grimshaw Net Worth
Nick Grimshaw is one of the renowned celebrities of the British industry. His salary is between $410,000-$470,000. He was also designated as the highest-paid Radio 1’s DJ in 2017. His net worth is evaluated to be $2 million.
Grimshaw owns a Mercedes G-Wagon car worth $80 thousand and is often seen driving it. He was spotted looking to move to his house in Islington, London worth $2.1 million with his boyfriend.
Quick Facts About Nick Grimshaw
Date of Birth: 1984, August-14
Birth Nation: England
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Father: Peter Grimshaw
Mother: Eileen Grimshaw
Profession: Television presenter
Net Worth: $2 million
Boyfriend: Meshach Henry
Education: University of Liverpool
TV Show: Wreck-It Ralph, Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie
Siblings: Andy Grimshaw and Jane Grimshaw