The Chris Moyles Show on Radio X is hosted by Chris Moyles, a British novelist, radio and television host. He later hosted Chris Moyles’ Quiz Night on Channel 4 from 2009 to 2012 and The Chris Moyles Show on BBC Radio 1 from 2004 to 2012. Additionally, he has experience working for several radio stations, including Capital FM and Radio Luxembourg (when he went by the alias Chris Holmes).
From September 1998 to December 2003, Chris Moyles hosted the early breakfast program, a Saturday morning show, and the drive-time show. From 5 January 2004 to 14 September 2012, he hosted the breakfast show. He was BBC Radio 1’s longest-tenured breakfast host as of September 2009.
A celebrity version of Supermarket Sweep called Hotel Babylon, Top Gear, The Charlotte Church Show, The F-Word, The Friday Night Project, The One Show, Friday Night with Jonathan Ross, Richard & Judy, and The Paul O’Grady Show are among the other programs he appeared on. He has been nominated for multiple Sony Radio Awards and has won Silver in 1998, Gold in 2006, Bronze in 2009, and Silver in 2010.
|Age||48 Years Old|
|Birth Name||Christopher David Moyles|
|Place Of Birth||Leeds, West Riding of Yorkshire|
|High School||Mount St Mary’s Catholic High School|
|Net Worth||$8 Million|
|Source of Wealth||Entertainment Industry|
|Height||5 ft. 9 in|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Social Media||Wikipedia, Instagram|
Chris Moyles was born in Leeds, West Riding of Yorkshire, England, on February 22, 1974. When it comes to his nationality, he is British. His Irish mother’s side and his English father’s side lineage give him a mixed ethnicity. He was born Christopher David Moyles.
His zodiac sign is Pisces, and he practices Christianity. He will be 48 years old as of 2022. His parents are Hannah Veronica and Chris Moyles. He is their son. His mother is a homemaker, while his father worked as a postman. Kieron Moyles, one of his brothers, is also alive. His high school was Mount St. Mary’s Catholic.
Height & Weight
Chris Moyles is 175 cm tall or 5 feet 9 inches tall, and he weighs 80 KG or 176.5 lbs. He has a typical body type. He has silver streaks in his dark brown hair. His eyes are a dark brown tone. He speaks with a flawless voice. He has a nice personality and a healthy body.
Chris Moyles is not yet married, but he is in a committed relationship right now. Since 2015, he has been seeing Tiffany Austin. The two are really content with their current situation. However, they do form a terrific couple and are already taking things seriously, according to a source. Tiff made the significant decision to relocate to London from Los Angeles. He is not gay and has a straight sexual orientation.
In 1999, Chris was dating British television host Ana Boulter; the two broke up in 2002. In 2002, he started dating Sophie. Before breaking up in September 2010, they had been dating for almost eight years.
While still in school, Chris started his broadcasting career at Wakefield’s Broadcast to Hospitals Service (WBHS), a hospital radio station in West Yorkshire city that was operated entirely by volunteers. After that, he changed jobs to work as DJ Carl Kingston’s assistant at the local radio station Aire FM. In 1992, he was hired as a presenter at Radio Luxembourg and worked there until the station’s closure after having his own Saturday Evening Show on Aire FM (and occasionally filling in as a stand-in presenter). In 1993, he was hired by the Pulse of West Yorkshire, where he presented the evening show from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. He departed the station in 1994 after being fired.
He then joined Signal 1 in Stoke-on-Trent, where he once more hosted The Evening Bit from 7 to 10 o’clock. In 1995, he could be heard on the Chiltern Radio Network, where he first hosted the evening show from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm before switching to the late show from 11:00 pm to 1:00 am. In 1996, he began anchoring his weekend program, “The Late Bit,” on the London station Capital FM. He joined Radio 1 in July after a year.
He was the host of the 4 am–7 am Early Breakfast program, afterwards renamed The Early Bit. After that, he was given a Saturday breakfast shift, followed by a Saturday mid-morning shift from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon. In October 1998, he received his next promotion and began hosting the drivetime show from 4:00 to 5:45 p.m. He began hosting The Chris Moyles Show, Radio 1’s breakfast show, on January 5th, 2004.
On September 7, 2009, he surpassed Tony Blackburn’s previous record as Radio 1’s longest-tenured breakfast host. Moyles would work with the BBC at least through 2014, it was confirmed on July 1, 2011. He announced on July 11th, 2012, that he would be departing the station and the morning program on September 14th.
On September 7, 2015, it was announced that Chris Moyles would host the new Chris Moyles Show when he returned to radio on the recently rebranded Radio X (formerly XFM). Dominic Byrne, who read the news on his BBC Radio 1 show, as well as producer Pippa Taylor, he claimed, would accompany him when he returned. Chris is now on air on Radio X six days a week thanks to the inclusion of a pre-recorded show on Saturday mornings from 8 to 11 am that will feature footage from the previous week, interviews with studio guests, and fresh content, it was announced on April 19, 2016.
Work outside radio
He was a member of a group of famous people that scaled Mount Kilimanjaro on March 7, 2009, in support of Comic Relief. Around this time, he wrote “(A month off of) The Beer,” a spoof song based on Lily Allen’s “The Fear,” in which he listed all of the participants’ names and promoted the climb. Numerous movies and video games have used his voice and/or likeness. In “24: The Game,” his face was depicted. Wimbledon, War of the Worlds, and Robots all include his voice. His own Channel 5 program, Live With Chris Moyles, ran for 13 weeks in 2002 with five episodes per week. Additionally, he provided the voice for The Villa’s fourth and last season on Sky1.
Top of the Pops was occasionally hosted by him. Additionally, he has contributed to the telecasts for the charities Children in Need and Comic Relief. He has narrated several Big Brother’s Big Mouth episodes. In addition, he frequently hosted The Big Breakfast on Channel 4 between 2000 and 2002. In 2003, he hosted the BBC Three debut. On March 22, 2009, he debuted Chris Moyles’ Quiz Night, a new program on Channel 4. On October 24, 2011, The Metro reported that Moyles and Stacey Solomon would co-host a new dating program for Sky called The Love Machine. The following morning, he reiterated this on his radio program.
More on his Career
He had his appearance on The X Factor: Battle of the Stars on ITV. His appearances on This Morning and Celebrity Juice are frequent. In a 2007 episode of the show Hotel Babylon, he played himself. In the ninth season of Top Gear, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, which immortalized Moyles as a “oily pig in a dunce hat,” he made an appearance as a guest. The Friday Night Project, The Charlotte Church Show, The F-Word, Richard & Judy, and The New Paul O’Grady Show are among examples. Additionally, in 2008, he made an appearance in the BBC documentary series Comedy Map of Britain and attended the Brit Awards to present the prize for the best live performance.
He has also had an appearance as a team captain on the Channel 4 show Alan Carr’s Celebrity Ding Dong. On July 18, 2008, he made an appearance on Jimmy Carr’s show, 8 Out of 10 Cats, which airs on Channel 4. On February 23, 2009, he appeared as a guest on BBC One’s The One Show.
He made an appearance in a Who Do You Think You Are?
Episode that aired on BBC One in July 2009. In November 2011, he also co-presented Children in Need Rocks Manchester. He made an appearance on The Million Pound Drop, a quiz program.
On November 16, 2012, he made an appearance on Children in Need.
He was revealed by ITV as a campmate of the 2022 season of I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! on October 31, 2022. It’s only three weeks in the middle of a jungle; what could possibly go wrong? Moyles says in the promotional film. On October 5, 2006, Ebury Press published his autobiography, The Gospel according to Chris Moyles: The Story of One Man and His Mouth. On May 1, 2008, a paperback edition of Chris Moyles: The Difficult Second Book was made available.
Net worth & Source of Income
The author, radio host, and television host Chris Moyles is thought to have a $8 million net worth as of 2022. He mostly derives his money from the entertainment sector. Currently, he earns a yearly salary of almost $1 million. He has held positions at a number of radio stations, including Capital FM and Radio Luxembourg (under the name Chris Holmes).
He puts his money into Verona Creative, a lone private corporation. It was established in 2014 and carries out “radio broadcasting” and “television programming and broadcasting,” among other things. It also includes a Leeds investment home that was bought for £270,000 in May 2021. He purchased a garden apartment in London’s Hampstead in 1999. He is employed by the firm that looks after his building’s property. Also, He is currently leading a wealthy lifestyle.
Some Interesting Facts
- In 2009, he climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro for Comic Relief. He reached the summit on March 7, 2009.
- He was voted out of the show The X Factor: Battle of the Stars on June 4, 2006, in the semi-final.
- He is known for on-air profanity and the BBC has had to apologize many times.
- He has 2 studio albums, the 2009 Parody Album and The Difficult Second Album in 2012.
- In September 2010, Moyles claimed he had not been paid by BBC for 2 years.