Adam Boulton Profile
Adam Boulton is a British journalist and broadcaster who worked at Sky News where he presented All Out Politics, weekdays from 9 am, interviewing political big hitters, investigating what it means to leave the EU, and asking the questions the public want to be answered.
Adam Boulton Education
Boulton went to a preparatory school called Tower House School, located in the South-West of London, St Andrew’s School, Pangbourne, a preparatory school in Berkshire. Adam took his A-levels in English, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics in a boy’s boarding school called Westminster School located in Westminster, Central London. He later studied at Johns Hopkins University, and Christ Church, Oxford where he attained degrees in English and International Relations. Boulton received an honorary Doctorate of Business from Plymouth University in the year 2013.
Adam Boulton Career
Boulton was one of the founding members of the Sky News staff. Since 1983, he has been an associate of the Parliamentary Lobby. Adam was requested to organize the Sky Political team, which started with a basis of 3 journalists and the number has increased since then. John Major, John Smith, Tony Blair, Paddy Ashdown, President Hosni Mubarak, and Leh Walesa are some of the distinguished guests who have been interviewed by Adam.
Adam had presented Sky Newsweekly current affairs programme ”Sunday” since1994. After one year Adam moved to Sky News weekday discussion programme ”Tonight”and it was aired for 3 years. During the 1997 General Elections, Boulton had the most accurate developments in the announcements of the election, he was the first Broadcaster to achieve this.
Adam was the only journalist to foretell live and disclose John Major’s leadership resignation. Moreover, Boulton was the first TV journalist to report the Thatcher resignation live from Downing Street.
Adam Boulton Age
Boulton was born on 15 February 1959, in Reading, United Kingdom. He is 62 years as of 2021.
Quick Facts About Boulton
|Full Name||Thomas Adam Babington Boulton|
|Age||62 years as of 2021|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Adam Boulton Height
Boulton stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Adam Boulton Family
Boulton’s father’s name is Dr Thomas Babington Boulton who is an anaesthetist was born on 6 November 1925 and died on 1 July 2016. His father came from a family of bank managers and clerks, but his mother’s side was from a medical tradition family. His mother’s name is Helen nee Brown.
Adam Boulton Ex-Wife
Boulton has been married twice. His first wife was Kerena Ann Boulton and the couple was blessed with two children. His ex-wife, Kerena is the eldest daughter of former British Steel Corporation Chairman Julian Mond and the sister of former Labour Minister and environmentalist Peter Mond.
Adam Boulton Wife / Affair
Boulton and Kerena divorced soon after Adam had an affair with Tony Blair’s spin doctor, Anji Hunter, in 2002. He, later on, married Anji Hunter on 22 July 2006. Anji is an English woman who works in public relations. The two have kids from their previous marriages.
Adam Boulton Salary
Being one of the top journalists for Sky News, Boulton earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Adam Boulton Net Worth
Boulton has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a journalist and broadcaster.
Adam Boulton leaves Sky News
On 10 November 2021, Boulton announced he will be leaving Sky News at the end of the year after 30 years. In an interview with The Times, Boulton said: “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. Sky News head John Ryley believes the future of news is digital, is on the platform for phones, and is very strongly based around data journalism. At that point, you do start thinking”.