Adam Boulton Profile
Adam Boulton is a British journalist and broadcaster working for TalkTV as a regular panelist. Also, he works for Sky News and GB News as a freelance political contributor. Previously, he worked at Sky News where he presented All Out Politics, on weekdays from 9 am, interviewing political big hitters, investigating what it means to leave the EU, and asking the questions the public wants to be answered.
Adam Boulton Education
Boulton went to a preparatory school called Tower House School, located in the southwest of London, and St Andrew’s School, Pangbourne, a preparatory school in Berkshire. Adam took his A-levels in English, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics in a boys’ 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 works for TalkTV as a regular panelist. Also, he works for Sky News and GB News as a freelance political contributor. He was one of the founding members of the Sky News staff. Since 1983, he has been an associate of the Parliamentary Lobby. Adam organized 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 he has interviewed.
Adam has presented Sky Newsweekly’s current affairs program ”Sunday” since 1994. After one year Adam moved to Sky News weekday discussion program ”Tonight”which 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 Thatcher’s resignation live from Downing Street.
During his c career, Boulton has authored the books;
- Tony’s Ten Years: Memories of the Blair Administration (2008)
- Hung Together: The 2010 Election and the Coalition Government with Joey Jones (2010)
Adam Boulton Age
Boulton was born on 15 February 1959, in Reading, United Kingdom. He is 65 years old as of 2024.
Quick Facts About Boulton
|65 years old as of 2024
|$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 anesthetist who 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 would 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”.
Adam Boulton Erin Elmore Interview
Boulton interviewed Elmore on her insistence that President Joe Biden had not won the elections in the 2020 election. CLICK to view the interview.
Adam Boulton Twitter
Boulton has an active Twitter account that has over 223K followers. CLICK HERE to view his Twitter account.