How old is Jane McDonald, who’s her partner Eddie Rothe and when was the Channel 5 presenter on Loose Women?January 12, 2019
JANE McDonald is a well-known face on British TV and presents a number of shows on Channel 5.
Here is the lowdown on the Bafta-award-winning English singer and actress who is also a former Loose Women regular…
Who is Jane McDonald? What is her background?
Jane Anne McDonald was born April 4, 1963, and is an English singer, actress, media personality and broadcaster.
She rose to fame in 1998 on the BBC show The Cruise.
Jane has since co-presented a number of daytime shows, including Loose Women and Star Treatment.
She is also known for her music, and can often be found touring.
What is Jane McDonald & Friends on Channel 5?
Jane and Friends is an entertainment series aired on Friday nights, reminiscent of seventies variety shows.
Each week Jane McDonald performs with a live band and guest stars.
Speaking to The Sun before it launched she said: “When I was growing up, everybody had these big entertainment shows… Cilla, Lulu, Shirley Bassey.
“So I could not be happier. This is my ultimate show that I’ve been aiming towards all my life.”
What is Cruising with Jane McDonald about?
The TV presenter sets sail on a cruise ship, exploring various countries around the world.
As an ex-cruise ship singer, Jane is no stranger to the open water.
She visits everywhere from Cuba to Germany in the show.
Is Jane McDonald returning to Loose Women?
Jane left Loose Women in 2014 after 10 years on the show.
Speaking to The Sun, she revealed she hasn’t ruled out a return.
She said: “I’m still good friends with the Loose Women girls and would never say never in terms of returning permanently one day.”
What is Jane McDonald’s net worth?
Jane has accumulated quite a fortune in the 20 years she has been in the spotlight.
It’s unclear what her exact net worth is, but in 2014 she reportedly had a wealth of £3.6million.
This would be down to her touring, her music and TV appearances.
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Is Jane McDonald married?
Jane has been married twice.
Her first marriage was to a man called Paul from 1986-87.
She then married Danish Henrik Brixen in 1998 but was divorced by 2002.
She is now engaged to Eddie Rothe – a former drummer from ‘60s band The Searchers.