Billy Bush is an American TV presenter as well as a radio host. He covered entertainment and gossips section and was not a news presenter. He has come from the reputed Bush family that has given two presidents to the USA. We are to let you read all about Billy and his career.
Do you not remember him covering Prince William’s wedding?
Billy has been through dynamically changing career. From FM radio to television, he has contributed a lot. Currently working for the NBC, he started his career in New Hampshire, working for WLKZ-FM in the early 90s, and shifted to Washington to work for WARW-FM. From the March of ’97, he was hired to host the Billy Bush show for WWZZ-FM.
He is currently hosting the NBC’s Today Show and also gave the voice for Disney’s Big Hero 6 (2014). Having had a successful career as a TV anchor, his net worth value of $9 million US dollars itself reflects his success. His estimated salary is around 40 thousand per month, although no official record of it is known.
Going back to the past, in 2001, he also broadcasted the Bush League Morning Show till 2003, after which he started to work for NBC, in the show Let’s Make a Deal and also featured in the morning show Today in New York.
From the December of 2001, he started to host the entertainment magazine show Access Hollywood. Working on the show for three years, he was promoted to the co-anchor of the show and covered the red carpet events like Golden Globes, Grammys, and Academy Awards including the 2006 Emmy Red Carpet Special.
In 2004, he got the chance to cover the Summer Olympics in Athens, 2004. He also hosted the Access Hollywood’s coverage of Winter Olympics of 2006 in Torino and also the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.
In April, he was also seen for four days, in Who Wants to Be a Millionaire. He also was the co-host of Miss Universe, the biggest beauty pageant in 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2009. Similarly, he also hosted the Miss U.S.A show for four consecutive years: 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2009.
Bush has gained huge popularity. Named as one of the ’10 Men’, he is quoted as a furious and inventive interviewer. With rumors regarding him being sexually gay, there is no truth in it.
Apart from his career on TV and Radio, Bill has also been in many movies. It is known that he has been in many TV shows but he first appeared in the movie The Stepford Wives (2004), after which he went on to appear in many others like 30 Rock (2006), Get Him to the Greek (2010), Furry Vengeance (2010), Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008), etc.
His name and fame have spread wide because of his work, and he has got many followers from around the world on his Twitter account. With his good looks and charming personality, he has got a relatively low dating life. With not much known about his past affairs and girlfriends, he is a married man now and a father of three children.
He was married in 1998 to his wife Sydney Davis and has got three daughters: Lille, Josephine, and Mary. With more than 15 years of marriage, it seems like the couple is not going to get divorced anytime soon. To know more about his life, you can read his biography in sites like Wikipedia.
Billy was born as William Hall “Billy” Bush, who was born on the 13th of October, 1971 and in 2015; his current age is 45 years old. He was born in Manhattan, New York, U.S.A as the second child in a middle-class family, as the son of parents Jonathan Bush and Josephine Bush.
He was the nephew of President George W. Bush, and his father was the youngest of Bush brothers. He was a student of the St. George’s School located in Rhode Island.
Upon graduating high school, he studied Arts at Colby College, Waterville and earned a Bachelor’s degree in International Studies and Government. After graduation, he started to work in a couple of radio channels and soon landed his first job in WLKZ-FM.
He also used to play lacrosse in school and college and is a fit person, who is athletically built. With a height of 175 cm, he measures 5 feet and 9 inches tall and has got a couple of shirtless pictures that can be seen in the media, as well as his Instagram account. He is of white ethnicity and is an American by nationality.