Jason Manford Bio, Career, Education, Age, Marriage and Net Worth

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Who is Jason Manford?

Jason Manford (Jason John Manford) is an English comedian, actor, singer, radio presenter and also a  television presenter.

Before Jason was a team manager on the Channel 4 panel show 8 Out of 10 Cat since 2007 until 2010, and has presented various television shows for the BBC and ITV  including Comedy Rock from 2010 to 2011, The One Show (at 2010), A Question of Sport: Super Saturday(at 2014) and Bighead (at 2017). Jason has appeared in various stage musicals such as Sweeney Todd, The Producers, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Guys and Dolls, and Curtain

Jason Manford’ s Career

From June to November 2007 Jason was on  perfection where he had a small part as Jack, who had been break off and cheated on by his girlfriend with ‘little Darren’, ‘big Darren and ,flue-strength Darren’, Jason later made another appearance in the episode five of that series. Jason anchored a breakfast show on Xfm Manchester until 2008 May.

From June to November 2007, Jason was Paramount Comedy’s continuity broadcaster and writer. in June 2007, Jason took over from Dave Spikey as a team manager on 8 Out of 10 Cats. Jason presented his own show, Tonightly, which aired every weekday from 1-22 August 2008 and appeared as a famous supporter for introducer kin Kam in a special charity edition of BBC Two’ s Dragons’ Den for sport relief.

In march 2010 Jason Manford was  disclosed as host of a new comedy show called Comedy Rocks,  recommending stand -up comedians and musical performance. a pilot was shown on ITV on 26 march 2010 and full series started on the channel on 14th January 2011. On 26 May 2010 Jason Manford was announced as a new broadcaster of BBC One’s The One Show from 2010 July. Jason  stepped down from the programme in November 2010 following accusation surrounding his personal life.

Jason Manford also made up half of the home Team with Peter Andre on the ITV game show Odd One In. On 2011 July Jason Manford broadcasted Show Me The Funny, a reality Show on ITV involving ten comedians in which one is voted off each week. on 2013 Jason hosted three pilots: Good News, Bad News and oh! What a week for ITV and You and Whose Army? for Sky1. None of them have yet been instituted for a full series. Jason wrote and broadcasted A Funny Old Year which was broadcast on ITV on New Year’s eve a full 2012, 2013 and 2014. The show saw Jason take a look back over the past year’s hilarious events.

From June 21, 2014 Jason has anchored a BBC One show called A Question of Sport: Super Saturday, a spin-off from BBC panel show A Question if Sport. Jason returned to broadcast another show on  24 May 2015 .

Jason Manford played the role of Marty in 2015 BBC Drama Ordinary Lies. On 2015 Jason anchored the Money Pit for Dave and it’s a funny Old Week for ITV

In 2016, Jason Manford joined Absolute Radio as a new Sunday morning show broadcaster.

In 2017 April Jason Manford guest presented a five episodes of The Nightly Show. Jason also presented the 2017 Laurence Oliver Award for ITV before come back to present the ceremony in 2019 and 2020.

On 2016 Jason Manford presented a new Sunday- night entertainment series for ITV know as Bigheads.

From 2017 Jason has been the voice of Daisy’s dad in a CHF Entertainment cartoon know as Daisy & ollie.

In 2018 Jason fronted what would your kid do?, a new series for ITV.

In 2020 Jason Manford came in second place as the Hedgehog on The Masked Singer. Manford anchored The Royal Variety Performance 2020. Since the Blackpool Opera house, with achievement including; Gary Barlow Mel C, Steps, and Britain’s Got Talent 2020 winner Jon Courtenay.

A photo of Jason Manford
A photo of Jason Manford


After a triumphant first UK tour and high sales of the following DVD, filmed at the Manchester Apollo, Jason began his “Turning into my Dad” tour on July  14, 2010.

In march 2010, Jason Manford took part in Channel4’s Comedy Gala, a benefit show held in assistance of Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital. Filmed a one on one at the O2 Arena in London on March 30.


Jason Manford comes from a family of singers and musicians and sang usually with them. In the TV contest Born to Shine in 2011 he was taught daily to sing in an melodramatic style, he went on to win the show and has released an album of show tunes, know as A Different Stage.


In late 2013, Jason Manford was the Voiceover artist for the Jet2.com and Churchill Insurance adverts and is one of the voices in the BBC comedy sketch show Walk on the Wild side. Jason appeared in series four of Channel 4’s shameless as a security guard who is delude by Karen Maguire. In 2012 July, Jason Manford took over the part of Pirelli for a month (followed by a few dates in August) in the London restoration of musical Sweeney Todd at the Adelphi Theatre opposite Michael Ball and Imelda Staunton.

Jason Manford has a minor voice part in the Xbox 360video game Fable 3, playing “Jammy” who teaches the player how to use mortars. Pvt. Jammy dies early in the game. He had a part in the BBC Three series Ideal and portrayed in an episode of BBC One’s Moving on. In 2015, Jason Manford played the part of Marty in the BBC One drama series Ordinary Lies, starring together with Michelle Keegan, Sally Lindsay and Max Beesley. Jason played the Medium Alexander Le Cheyne in Episodes 3 of Series 3 of Ripper Street. During the 2015  UK tour of Mel Brooks’ The Producer Jason starred in his second musical as Leo Bloom in 2015.

Manford also played the  Caractacus Pott in the UK tour of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang together with Phill Jupitus and others. After that he toured with the production from February 2016 to April 2016, however the role was played by Lee Mead. In October 2016 Jason returned to the role an d continued with it until the end of 2017. Manford  also starred in Curtains, a musical whodunit by Fred Ebb and John Kander which was toured in the UK.

Jason Manford’s Age

He was born on May, 26th, 1981 and he is currently 38 years old, in Salford District, United States.

Jason Manford’s Height

Manford stands at 1.83m tall.

Jason Manford’s Family

Parents and siblings

He is a son to Ian Manford and Sharon nee Ryan. His father is a courtroom stenographer and he has four siblings where they all grew up in a terraced house in the Whalley Range area of south Manchester.

Wife and Children

In October 2007 Jason married his first wife Catherine. After that she gave birth to twins on 20th, August,2009, and they were both girls. In December 2010 Catherine gave birth to their third daughter and later in 2012 she gave birth to a son. The family lived in Bramhall, Greater Manchester. However the couple split in Mid, 2013. Manford then married his second Wife Lucy Dyke and together they were blessed with two kids.

Jason Manford’s Education

Manford attended the St. Margaret’s Primary School, Whalley Range and Chorlton High School. He then joined University of Salford to do Higher National Diploma in media and performance. This was after he was recommended by Kay . Despite him not attaining the A Level grade he was accepted in the programme. After that he advanced to a full degree.

Jason Manford’s Interest

He is a huge fan of Manchester City FC and he has love for family friendly entertainer.

Jason Manford’s Net Worth

His net worth is estimated to be around $2million.

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