I'm A Celebrity Nick Knowles: Ex-wife and ex-girlfriend, singing and TV career plus net worth revealed

13 November 2018, 13:34 | Updated: 14 November 2018, 12:03

Nick Knowles is heading into the I'm A Celeb jungle
Nick Knowles is heading into the I'm A Celeb jungle. Picture: ITV

The DIY SOS star is heading into the I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here jungle for the 2018 series of the show. Here is his TV and singing career, net worth and ex-girlfriend revealed...

DIY SOS presenter and singer Nick Knowles has been added to the 2018 I'm A Celeb line up alongside Harry Redknapp, Fleur East and Emily Atack.

You may recognise the 56-year-old presenter from the DIY programme but here's all you need to know about the star

Who is Nick Knowles' girlfriend?

In September Nick split from his 25-year-old girlfriend Rebecca Kearns.

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Nick Knowles is most well known as the host of DIY SOS
Nick Knowles is most well known as the host of DIY SOS. Picture: PA

He met the brunette marketing executive - who is 30 years his junior - back in November 2017 while he was going through his divorce with ex-wife Jessica Moor.

Their relationship was confirmed at the start of the year but ended a little over eight months later after Nick told the Mirror: “I’m not into dating, I’m more concerned about spending time with my son in the countryside.”

Who was Nick Knowles married to?

Nick Knowles was most recently married to second wife Jessica Moor with whom he shares his 3-year-old son Eddie. The pair are currently finalising their divorce.

He married his first wife Gillian in the 1990s and they have two grown up children - Tuesday, 25 and Charlie, 24.

After he split with Gillian he had a serious relationship with Paula Beckett-Vas. Although the pair never got hitched they have a son, Tyrian, who is now 21.

Nick Knowles and his ex-wife Jessica Moor pictured at the Chelsea Flower Show in 2016
Nick Knowles and his ex-wife Jessica Moor pictured at the Chelsea Flower Show in 2016. Picture: Getty

How much is Nick Knowles worth?

It has not been revealed how much Nick Knowles' net worth is but the BBC's most recent "talent list" shows him to be one of the top paid male stars at the BBC.

He rose to fame as the host of renovation show DIY SOS but now fronts many of the Beeb's biggest game shows including Who Dares Wins and Break The Safe.

Nick Knowles is heading into the I'm A Celeb Jungle

In 2016/2017 it was reported that his salary from the BBC was £349,000 which has dropped to a lesser but still enviable £239,000.

He has fronted a whopping 28 series of DIY SOS and has hosted Who Dares Wins since 2007.

Nick Knowles' singing career revealed

Back in November 2017 Nick showed fans his musical talents and released his debut album, Every Kind Of People, filled with cover versions of famous hits.

Covers on the record include You're The First My Last My Everything by Barry White and Here Comes The Sun by The Beatles.

The album is available to stream on Apple Music and Spotify and to buy in CD form.