Gordon Buchanan is a Scottish wildlife filmmaker who made a name for himself through his favorite wildlife shows such as Springwatch, Big Cat Diary, Natural World, Family & Me, and also for the ‘Lost Land’ series. He received a Royal Television Society award for his work on “The Polar Bear Family & Me” and “The Bear Family & Me.”

From an assistant to professional award-winning cameraman and filmmaker, Gordon is now a renowned adventurous explorer. But what about his married life? Has Gordon Buchanan a blissful married life with his wife and children? Let’s know the details along with his career and wiki-bio:

Who is Gordon Buchanan? Details on Gordon Buchanan Career!

Gordon Buchanan is a Scotland native wildlife filmmaker, famous for his wildlife shows and adventurous tours. Raised in Tobermory on the Isle Of Mull, Gordon grew up being a huge fan of Survival (a nature programme) and David Attenborough’s television programmes.

Gordon Buchanan career in wildlife photography started when Nick Gordon, husband of the restaurant’s owner where Buchanan used to work, invited him to become Gordon’s camera assistant to assist him completing his project in Sierra Leone. Gordon continued to work with Nick on his next projects in Brazil and Venezuela for five years.

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He then started to work independently in 1995 and filmed Big Cats Diary, Springwatch, and Autumnwatch. During February 2009, Gordon began filming the Lost Land of the Volcano for the BBC around Papua New Guinea, and it’s islands. He then shot a documentary called The Bear Family and Me in December 2010 and The Polar Bear Family and Me in January 2013 where he covered the life of a mother polar bear and her cubs during all seasons.

Last year in 2017, Gordon Buchanan joined a tribal family on a remote Pacific island to determine if it is possible to live close to sharks.

Gordon Buchanan Married Life

Regarding Gordon Buchanan married life, he is a married man with a beautiful wife and children. However, Gordon has not revealed much about his wife and children. But it seems like he has a blissful married life with his wife and children. But who is Gordon Buchanan wife?

Well, though Gordon has not talked much about his wife, his wife’s name is Wendy. Looking at Buchanan’s Twitter account, his wife is a social-worker and previously been active in fund-raising for charity in 2011 and had also been to Antiques Road Trip. Gordon Buchanan’s wife, Wendy was also nominated for Antiques Road Trip in 2012.


Gordon and his wife, Wendy shares two children together, a son and a daughter. His two children, Lola and Harris along with his wife, Wendy visited him in the 2nd episode of “The Bear Family & Me.”

Gordan Buchanan’s wife, Wendy was nominated for Antiques Road Trip at 2012’s Bafta Scotland Awards

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Gordon often mentions his children and wife on his Twitter account. He has not revealed the date of birth of his children. Gordon Buchanan married life with his wife has a rare chance of divorce. They are happy with their married life and let’s hope they will not divorce each other in future.

Gordon Buchanan Wiki-Bio

Born in the year 1972 in Dumbarton, Scotland, Gordon Buchanan birthday is on the 10th of April. At present, his age is 49. With the upcoming birthday celebration in April, Gordon Buchanan age will be 50.

Gordon has not revealed any information about his parents and rarely discloses about his family. However, he has a mother and a stepfather who worked at the Tobermory distillery. Gordon has a brother, Stewart who is a global brand ambassador for BenRiach. He has not revealed his height as well. Information about Gordon Buchanan parents and Gordon Buchanan height will be available soon!

As a child, Gordon’s dream was to be an international showjumper.

As a professional filmmaker, Gordon Buchanan net worth is in tens of millions. However, Gordon has not made his net worth public yet. As of earlier 2022, Gordon Buchanan net worth is under review. If you have an interest in Gordon Buchanan net worth, stay connected with us, we will soon update you on Gordon Buchanan net worth!