- Short Bio: Who is Mark Austin?
- Career, salary and net worth: How much is Mark Austin net worth?
- Who is Mark Austin wife? Who is Mark Austin married to?
- Body Measurements: How tall is Mark Austin?
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Spending more than 35 years in the journalism sector, winning twice the RTS Presenter award Mark Austin is renowned English journalist and TV presenter, who is presently working as a U.S. correspondent for the Sky News. Austin is reckoned for his work as the former co-newscaster of the ITV Evening News, and as the former co-newscaster of the ITV News at Ten. He presented the documentary series Real Crime from 2008 until 2011.
Mark William Austin was born on 1st November 1958 in London, United Kingdom. He holds British nationality. He received education from Bournemouth School followed by Highbury College.
Career, salary and net worth: How much is Mark Austin net worth?
Austin career in the media started as a general reporter for the Bournemouth Daily Echo for about four years. Then after, he joined BBC where he worked as a newsroom writer, general news, and sports reporter. He moved to ITN as a Sports Correspondent. He covered main sporting events such as Olympics, the British Open, Wimbledon, football news, rugby internationals, and cricket. He was one of the first British journalists to report during the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait. Furthermore, he covered reports of apartheid to democracy in South Africa, Nelson Mandela's election victory, the civil war in Rwanda, Washington the Bosnian crisis, War in Afghanistan and much more.
Austin worked as the chief presenter of ITV News, co-presented an ITV crime programme, Manhunt - Solving Britain's Crimes. After leaving ITV News, Austin worked for LBC Radio, hosting a series of guest shows across the Easter weekend. He co-presented Channel 4’s one-off document called Wasting Away: The Truth About Anorexia.
For converging the drug scandal at the 1992 Summer Olympics, Austin won the top prize in the Sports News category at the Royal Television Society Awards. His magnificent reporting made him won an International Emmy, a Gold Nymph at the Television Festival of Monte Carlo 2000, and Silver and Gold Medals at the New York Television Programming Awards. He was awarded with an honorary doctorate by the Bournemouth University. Austin won a BAFTA for his role in the ITV News coverage of the Haiti earthquake.
Working since 1982, Mark Austin has amassed the net worth of $13 million. Though Mark Austin salary is not disclosed, it must be in good number. Mark Austin salary boosts up his net worth which can be seen in his estimated amount.
Who is Mark Austin wife? Who is Mark Austin married to?
A presenter is a married man. Mark Austin is married to wife, Catherine Austin. Mark Austin wife works as an A&E doctor. They together shared three children, Jack, Madeleine, and Beatrice. At present, Austin is living with the family in Haslemere, Surrey.
Body Measurements: How tall is Mark Austin?
This gentleman, Mark Austin has the perfect height of 6 ft 2 carrying a weight of 89kg. Mark Austin weight has perfectly complemented his height. He has maintained his weight quite well; it’s been consistent for many years.
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Mark Austin daughter was dangerously ill with anorexia; he feared he would lose his daughter. But with God's grace, everything is fine now. Similarly, you can know more through social outlets, Twitter and Instagram. Follow Mark Austin wiki and bio to be updated daily.