GEORGE Clarke is a man of many talents. The Amazing Spaces host is an architect, TV presenter, lecturer and writer – basically, he keeps himself very busy.
But what else do we know about George? Here’s how he made it as a TV star and top architect.
Times Newspapers Ltd George Clarke is an architect and TV presenter who fronts several popular TV series
Who is George Clarke?
George Clarke was born in May 1974 in Sunderland. He trained as an architect after leaving school at 16.
In 1998 he and business partner Bobby Desai formed their own company clarke:desai with clients including celebrity chef Jamie Oliver and showbiz supremo Simon Fuller.
Since 2004 Clarke has also been a regular feature on TV, with some of his best-known shows including Dream Home Abroad, The Great British Property Scandal, George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces and Old House New Home.
George has also written several books including Home Bible and Build a New Life: by Creating Your New Home.
He remains a massive Sunderland FC supporter and regularly returns back up north to visit family and friends.
Is George Clarke married?
Clarke lives in Notting Hill in west London. He and his wife Catriona are divorced and the pair have three children.
Their names are Georgie, Emilio and Iona.
Unsurprisingly Clarke has completely renovated his home, a house originally built in the early 20th century.
He has transformed the interior – modernising it and installing all new features while simultaneously restoring the exterior to its original 1910 appearance.