Who is Mike Parry?
Michael Alan Newton-Parry abbreviated as Mike Parry is a prominent English journalist and radio presenter. He served as News Editor of the Daily Express in the late 1990s.
After graduating, he went on to become ” a Fleet Street reporter” and worked on tabloid newspapers including The Sun. Also, he served as News Editor of the Daily Express in the late 1990s and then as News Editor of the Press Association. Moreover, he became a Press Officer with the Football Association. In addition to his journalism career, he has written three books.
His first book, Rooney Tunes was published in 2006 and is a biography of footballer Wayne Rooney. He and his fellow talkSPORT presenter Alan Brazil co-wrote the autobiographies- There’s an Awful Lot of Bubbly in Brazil (2007) and Both Barrels from Brazil: My War On the Numpties (2008).
How Old Is Mike Parry?
Parry is 68 years old as of 2023, having been born on December 29, 1954, in Chester, Cheshire, England. Mike shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Ross Lynch, Hudson Matter, Paris Berelc, Dylan Minnette, Dylan Hartman, and many more.
Mike Parry’s Family
Who are Mike Parry’s Parents and Siblings?
His secretive nature has shown up in his personal life. He has managed to keep his family background very private. In case there is news regarding his parents and siblings, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Mike Parry Education
He received his high school education at The King’s School, Chester. After high school, he attended Nottingham Trent University.
Mike Parry’s Marital Status
On his love life matters, he is seen as a person who hates drama and loves his privacy. He has managed to keep his marriage/dating life low-key thus leaving many with a lot of unanswered questions. In case there is news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Mike Parry Kids
There is no news on the internet showing whether he has siblings or not. In case there is news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Mike Parry Career
He joined Talk Radion in 1999 (later known as talkSPORT). Originally, he co-presented the Sports Breakfast with Alan Brazil. However, after the onset of health problems, he left in 2004 and was replaced by Graham Beecroft and subsequently Ronnie Irani. Following an improvement in his health, he returned to co-host The Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast show on Monday and Friday mornings. Sometimes, he also stood in for Irani if he was unavailable. Next, he began presenting the 10:00 – 13:00 slot with Andy Townsend from Mondays to Fridays in 2009.
The next year from June, he began co-hosting the same slot with Mike Graham. However, in February 2011, they were replaced by Richard Keys and Andy Gray. On February 19, 2011, he stood in for regular presenter Mark Chapman on 606 on Radio 5 Live and again on April 2, 2011, alongside Robbie Savage. From mid-2017 to August 2019, he presented the Saturday lunchtime ‘Warm-Up’ show on talkSPORT. During his time there, he had various co-hosts, including Brazil, Danny Kelly, Graham, and Jason Cundy. After 20 years in August 2019, Mike left talkSPORT. From 2020 to 2021, he represented weekend shows on talkRADIO.
In addition to his journalism and radio career, he started his television career as the co-presenter of the Sports Tonight Live show with Chris Cohen. There, they broadcasted on Freeview channel 112 online. However, Sports Tonight Live went bankrupt. Moreover, he has made regular appearances on Jeremy Vine since 2018. Jeremy Vine is a topical discussion program broadcast by Channel 5.
Mike Parry Height and Measurements
Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 6ft 23/4 inches and a weight of 90kg (198lbs).
Mike Parry’s Salary and Net Worth
His salary is not mentioned on the internet but has an estimated net worth of between $1 and $10 million.