Dermot O’Leary is an Irish television presenter and radio DJ, today we look at his net worth and lifestyle.
DERMOT O’LEARY NET WORTH – $2,700,000
|NAME: Sean Dermot Fintan O’Leary Jr|
|OCCUPATION: Television Presenter|
|BIRTHDAY: 24th May 1973|
|COUNTRY OF BIRTH: United Kingdom|
|SOURCE OF WEALTH: Television Work|
|PLACE OF RESIDENCE: Primrose Hill, London|
A familiar face to British television screens, Dermot O’Leary was born on 24 May 1973 in Colchester, Essex, and attended primary school in nearby Marks Tey, later joined St Benedict’s Catholic College in Colchester.
Failing all but two of his GCSE’s, O’Leary re-took his school leaving qualifications, allowing him to later start his A Level courses at Colchester Sixth Form College.
Dermot O’Leary went on to study for a degree in Media Studies with Politics at Middlesex University and was a member of The Boys’ Brigade Christian youth organisation during his education years.
Dermot O’Leary played American football for the Colchester Gladiators and the Ipswich Cardinals during his early teens and wore the number 32.
Featuring a stylish statement staircase, rustic walls and flooring and glamorous interiors, the Dermot O’Leary home is thought to have cost him and wife Dee Koppang around £3.5 million pounds.
The stunning entrance hall leads to winding wooden stairs and an airy living area with elegant white doors.
A luxurious chandelier hangs from the ceiling while a cosy sofa also sits in the room.
The lounge boasts herringbone floors and the home office is awash with indoor plants and exposed brick walls.
The house also features an array of long mirrors, light grey wooden walls and an amazing modern bathroom.
Dermot O’Leary still owns his original 1968 VW Karmann Ghia and he has been seen driving a Mercedes Benz 4×4.
He has been considering switching to a Mustang or possibly an Aston Martin DB5 or DB6.
Dermot O’Leary is the son of Irish parents Maria and Seán O’Leary and he also has a sister named Nicola O’Leary.
On 14 September 2012, O’Leary married his long-term girlfriend Dee Koppang with the couple having son, Kasper Koppang-O’Leary, who was born on 24th June 2020.
O’Leary has made many influential friends during his career and many of these have been on or starred on The X Factor including Simon Cowell, Nicole Sherzinger, Britney Spears, Louis Walsh and Sharon Osbourne.
Other close friends include Eric Bristow, Danny Dyer, Nigel Havers, Esther Rantzen, Hale and Pace and David Gower.
He was also good friends with the late Caroline Flack and was an Usher at the wedding of good friend Holly Willoughby.
O’Leary has been seen in many fantastic holiday destinations both for work and for pleasure.
Egypt was one of his holiday destinations in his early years in 2002 and has been seen in Las Vegas, Los Angeles and New York.
His favourite artists include Coldplay and Rihanna while one of his favourite meals is Rick Steins Mackerel with mint and tomato salad.
Dermot is reportedly on an £8 million four year contract to present The X Factor while also earning another £3 million per year to present a radio show on BBC Radio 2.