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Alexander Isaac Beresford, popularly known as Alex Beresford is an English weather presenter. Beresford currently works at ITV. He has been part of the ITV network since the mid-2000s, presenting various weather programmes. He has been a guest weather presenter of Good Morning Britain since 2014. He started his new position as a live-weather presenter of ITV Evening News in March 2022.
Beresford is also known for his on-air antics with co-presenter, Piers Morgan.
What is Alex Beresford Famous For?
- Popular English weather presenter.
Where is Alex Beresford From?
Alex Beresford was born on 17 October 1980. His birth name is Alexander Isaac Beresford. His birth place is in Bristol in England. He holds English nationality. He belongs to a mixed ethnicity, mother (English), and a father (Guyanese). Detailed information about his parents, siblings, family, and early life is not available at present. His home town is the Eastville area of Bristol. His religion is Christianity and his zodiac sign is Libra.
Regarding his educational background, he attended the St Thomas More RC School (now Fairfield High School).
Alex Beresford Career
- Alex Beresford joined ITV West based in Bristol in August 2004 as a teleprompter operator for The West Tonight.
- The following year, he became a weather presenter.
- Since November 2007, he has presented the national ITV Weather.
- He transferred to The West Country Tonight on ITV West Country in February 2009.
- He made a guest appearance as a weather presenter on the ITV Breakfast programme, Daybreak in March 2012.
- He was set to become a permanent presenter but he quit for personal reasons. He continued to present on a stand-in basis for Laura Tobin.
- After Daybreak was replaced by a new show, Good Morning Britain in April 2014, Beresford continued to provide cover for Tobin.
- He presented a Channel 4 three-part series, The World’s Weirdest Weather beginning in April 2013.
- Beginning in April 2014, he hosted four-part Channel 4 series, Britain’s Most Extreme Weather.
- He is a guest reporter on the ITV’s current affairs program, Tonight since 2015.
- He presented several episodes of ITV’s Tonight programme between 2015 and 2020.
- He made his Good Morning Britain debut as a guest presenter on 20 August 2020.
- He has co-presents ITV’s new weekly topical magazine series, All Around Britain since September 2020.
- Beresford made headlines in March 2021 after he made an alternative narrative for co-worker Piers Morgan’s behavior about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in the wake of their interview with Oprah.
- He left his position at ITV West Country in March 2022.
- He became the live weather presenter on the extended ITV Evening News.
Who is Alex Beresford Wife?
Alex Beresford is engaged. He is engaged to his girlfriend Imogen McKay. He revealed in April 2022 that he got engaged to his partner, McKay on New Year’s Day. The couple had started dating in August 2020 after a mutual friend set them up on a blind date.
He was previously married to Natalia Natkaniec. The couple shares a son, Cruz. They separated and divorced in 2019.
He lives with his family in Fishponds, Bristol.
What is Alex Beresford Height?
Alex Beresford stands at a tall height. The ITV Evening News weather presenter has an athletic body build. His eye color is dark brown and his hair color is also dark brown. He generally keeps his head clean-shaved.
His sexual orientation is straight.
What is Alex Beresford Net Worth and Salary?
Alex Beresford has been in weather journalism for nearly two decades. Initially a freelance weather presenter, he has been working with ITV Network since 2004. He is paid a handsome salary for his service. At present, his net worth is estimated at around $1 million.
Did You Know?
- He competed in the 10th series of Dancing on Ice in 2018 and was partnered with Brianne Delcourt.
- He runs a Diversity School Tour Project where he visits inner-city schools to talk about media careers.
- He was chosen for the national role model programme for young black men by Hazel Blears.
- He was a contestant on shows: Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Celebrity Special, Ninja Warrior UK, and The Chase: Celebrity Special.
- His cousin Nathaniel Armstrong was stabbed to death in March 2019.
- He presented the documentary, Knife Crime and Me.
Source: Gossip Gist