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Anne Robinson

Anne Robinson Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1944
Place of Birth Crosby, England
Age 76 years old
Zodiac Sign Libra
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Anne Josephine Robinson is an English journalist and TV presenter. She is known for her sharp presentation style and reality TV. She presented the UK Perspective program and was one of the speakers on the Watchdog's Consumer Affairs program. Robinson earned the top title as a host of the BBC game The Weakest Link, a role she played back in the US version of the show. Robinson also returns as a special honor program for children in need in November 2017. In February 2021, Robinson was announced as the next host of Countdown Channel 4

Born Anne Josephine Robinson, September 26, 1944, Crosby, Lancashire, England
Occupation Presenter, journalist
Years active 1967–present
Television Points of View (1987–1997), Watchdog (1993–2001, 2009–2015), The Weakest Link (2000–2012, 2017), Countdown (2021–)
Children 1
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About Anne Robinson

Host of the popular British game show The Weakest Link. She also hosted Watchdog, a successful investigative journalism program.

Anne Robinson before fame

Before beginning her career as a game show host, she worked as a farmhand, paralegal, and journalist.

Achievement of Anne Robinson

Her hosting gig earned her the nickname of "The Queen of Mean."

Anne Robinson family life

She married her second husband, John Penrose, in 1980. She has a daughter named Emma Wilson.

Associations of Anne Robinson

She was referenced in How I Met Your Mother, a series that starred Neil Patrick Harris.

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Latest information about Anne Robinson updated on June 14 2021.

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