Adam Boulton Biography, Age, Career, Marital Status, Salary and Net Worth

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This article will answer every question you have about Adam Boulton. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.

  1. What does Adam do for a living?
  2. Who are Adam’s parents and siblings?
  3. What are Adam’s interests and hobbies?
  4. Is Adam married or does he have a girlfriend/ boyfriend?
  5. Does Adam have any children?
  6. Where is Adam now?
  7. How tall is Adam?
  8. How much money does Adam earn?
  9. What is Adam’s net worth?

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Who is Adam Boulton?

Thomas Adam Babington Boulton is an eminent British journalist and broadcaster. He is a former editor-at-large of Sky News and presenter of All Out Politics and Week In Review. Adam is also the former political editor of Sky News. Currently, he is based at Sky News’ Westminister studios in Central London.

Previously, Boulton was the political editor of TV-am, an ITV early-morning broadcasting franchise holder. After being asked to establish its political team for the launch of the channel, he has held the position since 1989. He is a former presenter of Sky News’ Sunday Live with Adam Boulton. From 2011 to 2014, presented regular weekday news and political program on Sky News entitled Boulton and Co.

How Old is Adam Boulton?

He is 63 years old as of March 2022. Having been born on February 15, 1959, in Reading, Berkshire, England. Adam shares his birthdate with celebrities such as;  Megan Thee Stallion, Lil Poopy, Zachary Gordon, DEDE 3X, Bhabicurlz, and many more.

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Who are Adam Boulton’s Parents?

He was born to Tom Boulton (Father born on November 6, 1925, and died on July 1, 2016). His father was president of the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland. And Helen Boulton (Mother).

Does Adam Boulton have Siblings?

There is no information regarding whether he has siblings or not or if he was born as an only child. In case of news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.

Adam Boulton Education

He received his high school education at Tower House School, St. Andrew’s School, Pangbourne, and Westminster School. After high school, he enrolled at Christ Church, Oxford, and John Hopkins University. There, he gained degrees in English and International Relations. He received an Honorary Doctorate of Business from Plymouth University in 2013.

Adam Boulton Marital Status

He is married to the love of his life Anji Hunter. They married on July 22, 2006, at St. James’ Church, Piccadilly. Besides being married, he was also married to his first wife Kerena Anne Boulton. They divorced after Boulton’s affair with Anji became known in the public in 2002.

A Photo of Adam Boulton
A Photo of Adam Boulton

Adam Boulton Kids

He and his wife Anji Hunter, have children from their former marriages. The names of his children remain private.

Adam Boulton Career

He has had early roles at IPS News and the BBC. Boulton worked as a journalist in the parliamentary lobby, before joining Sky News. In 1989, he was asked to establish the politics team for the launch of Sky News. Therefore, he began a long tenure as political editor of the news channel. Adam won the Royal Television Society’s supreme Judge’s Award and was elected the 2007 chairman of the parliament lobby. He is privileged to be the first British television reporter to conduct a joint interview of US President George W. Bush and his wife Laura on June 15, 2008.

Also from January 2009, Adam was based in Washington D.C. covering the first 100 days of Barack Obama’s presidency for Sky News. During the UK general election campaign on April 22, 2010, he hosted Sky News’ leaders’ debate live from Bristol. That same year while covering events on May 10, 2010, in the aftermath of the general election, he lost his composure with former 10 Downing Street Director of Communications Alastair Campbell. Once again he interviewed Alastair Campbell on Sky News on January 20, 2011, ahead of Tony Blair’s appearance in front of the Iraq Inquiry. At the end of the show, they shook hands and apologized for their earlier incident. Before the 2014 Scottish independence referendum, Adam left the role of Sky News’ political editor in order to become its Editor-at-large.

Career Continuation

For 25 years and 5 general elections, he has been a political editor. Faisal Islam became his successor in the role. Since 2017, from 9 am to 11 am, Boulton has presented All Out Politics on Sky News from Monday to Friday. In addition, on a Wednesday evening, he presents a review of the Prime Minister’s Questions. With regular guests to discuss the performances of ministers involved in the House of Commons earlier in the day and more seriously the legislation and ideas that they present to the House.

Adam has written for newspapers and magazines including; The Times, Sunday Times, Guardian, Spectator, New Statesman, and Independent. And also has been a guest of programs such as Newsnight, Bremner, Bird, and Fortune, and Have I Got News for You. Amazingly, he has interviewed every British Prime Minister from David Cameron back to Sir Alec Douglas-Home. Boulton announced on November 10, 2021, that he will be leaving Sky News at the end of the year. During an interview with The Times, he explained: “It looks like the direction which Sky News wants to go over the next few years is not one that’s a particularly good fit for me”.

Adam Boulton Height and Measurements

Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 5ft 9inches. However, his weight is not listed.

Adam Boulton’s Salary and Net Worth

He is believed to be paid an annual salary of £500,000. And an estimated net worth of $1.5 million.