|Born Name||Craig Ferguson|
|Birth Place||Springburn, Scotland|
|Height||6 feet 2 inches|
|Wife||Megan Wallace Cunningham|
|Net Worth||$30 million|
|Parents||Robert Ferguson and Janet Ferguson|
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Craig Ferguson is a Scottish-American comedian, television host, actor, and author. He is well-known for hosting the game show Celebrity Name Game. Already divorced twice, Craig lives with his wife Megan Wallace-Cunningham.
Along with his successful professional life, Craig Ferguson also enjoys a happy life with his wife and children. Here we will go through more on the famous host’s wiki-bio including his height, age, net worth, past relationships, and many more.
Craig Ferguson’s Past and Present Married Life
Speaking about Craig Ferguson’s marital life, as mentioned earlier, he married three times, his current wife is Megan Wallace Cunningham. Megan is an American art dealer. Their love story started in 2005 after they met and started to date in the same year.
After being in a relationship for more than three years, the couple tied the knot on December 21, 2008. The marriage took place in a private ceremony at the family’s farm of Megan in Chester, Vermont.
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Besides, only family members and close friends were invited to the wedding. But Craig announced their marriage to the public in 2009. Furthermore, they have a son together Liam James Ferguson, born on January 31, 2011.
Past Marriage and Affairs
Craig Ferguson’s first wife is Anne Hogarth to whom he married in 1983. They lived in a marital relationship for about three years and later divorced in 1986. Craig described the separation of their marriage as relationship issues.
After that, he re-married with Sascha Corwin founder and owner of Los Angeles’ SpySchool in 1998. With Sascha, Craig shares a son, Milo Hamish Ferguson. Sadly, his second marriage also did not last for a long time.
The couple divorced in 2004. Nevertheless, they share the custody of Milo and live near each other in Los Angeles.
Craig Ferguson’s Career and Net Worth
Craig Ferguson’s career began as a drummer in a rock band, Exposure in Glasgow. Later, he joined a punk band The Bastards from Hell later renamed Dreamboys, after fronted by vocalist Peter Capaldi.
Craig debuted on television shows like Red Dwarf, Hogmanay Show, and 2000 Not Out in the UK. His future agent, Rick Siegel saw Ferguson during the Edinburgh Festival and suggested him to come to America.
In the US, he debuted in the comedy sitcom Maybe This Time. However, the show was short-lived but he received the chance to appear in various shows.
He made a breakthrough after he got cast on The Drew Cary Show where he played the role of boss Mr. Wick.
As a comedian, he toured the US many times, Canada and received Grammy nomination for his performance. As a T.V host, Craig hosted the popular show The Late Show on CBS from 2005 to 2014. He is also an author and published two books with a third one scheduled to release in 2019.
Craig Ferguson is very successful in his profession and no doubt he makes a huge sum of money. As of 2019, he has a net worth of $30 million and an annual salary of $8.5 million.
He also owns a lavish house resided in the lower Bronson Canyon valued around $4.7 million. Additionally, he sold a stylish three-bed, four-bath home in Malibu for $5.95 million in 2017.
Moreover, Ferguson makes money from his books as well. Some of his books include:
- Riding the Elephant: A Memoir of Altercations, Humiliations, Hallucinations, and Observations = $13.99 in Kindle.
- American on Purpose = $11.26 in Kindle and $9.99 in Hardcover.
Craig Ferguson’s Wiki-Bio: Early Life, Education, and Family
Craig Ferguson was born on May 17, 1962, in Springburn, Glasgow, Scotland. His father’s name is Robert Ferguson and mother is Janet Ferguson.
He grew up along with three siblings: two sisters Janice and Lynn Ferguson and an older brother Scott Ferguson. His younger sister, Lynn is a successful writer, actress, and story coach.
YouTube: Craig Ferguson in an interview.
When he was six months old, his family shifted to a council house in Cumbernauld. He went to Muirfield Primary School and then in Cumbernauld High School.
At 16, he left Cumbernauld High School to become an electronics technician at a local American company factory Burroughs Corporation.
After that, he worked in construction in Harlem and later became a bouncer at a nightclub in NewYork.
Craig Ferguson’s Tattoos
Craig Ferguson has three tattoos in his body, which include the Join or Die political cartoon on his right forearm. The family crest with the Latin motto Dulcius ex asperis (Sweeter out of difficulty) on his upper right arm in honor of his father.
And a Celtic cross with the Ingram clan motto Magnanimus esto (Be great of mind) on his upper left arm in honor of his mother. He frequently said that he has his Join or Die tattoo to signal his American patriotism.
Craig Ferguson’s Body Measurements and Social Media
Craig Ferguson has a tall height of 6 feet 2 inches and weighs around 89 Kg. He is currently 56 years old but still, he is a good looking man despite his age. His eyes are blue and hairs are black.
Hey everyone! I am so excited to be performing at Borgata in Atlantic City the best place on Earth. Tomorrow Friday, December 7 at The Music Box! https://t.co/GdbjeYhyhk #hobofabuloustour #thecraigfergusonshow @SIRIUSXM @SiriusXMComedy @BorgataAC pic.twitter.com/eRcF70V6GN
— Craig Ferguson (@CraigyFerg) December 6, 2018
Craig is also quite active in social media. He boasts 2.82 million followers on Twitter and 22K on Facebook. Though Craig Ferguson does not use Instagram.