Lisa Wilkinson | Biography

Posted On: 20 May, 2014

Lisa Wilkinson | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth December 19, 1959
Age 61 Years 4 Month(s)
Nationality Australian
Profession Journalist
Husband/Spouse Peter FitzSimons
Boyfriend No
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Not Yet
Married Yes
Body Measurements N/A
Net Worth $850 Thousand
Height Unknown
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Jake FitzSimons, Billi FitzSimons, Louis FitzSimons

Lisa Wilkinson is an Australian journalist and television presenter. She was born on 19 December 1959 in Wollongong, Australia. Wilkinson is co-host of the Nine Network's breakfast television program Today with Karl Stefanovic. She has also hosted other Nine Network’s flagships programs including Carols by Candlelight, the Australian of the Year Awards to name few. Lisa is now 56 years old and has started her career since she was 21 years old. Lisa is one of the Australia’s most admired and respected journalists. She first started her career as an editor and then on radio and television. Apart from journalist and presenter, Lisa is also a guest speaker and motivational speaker.

Lisa was enrolled at the Campbelltown High School in the Sydney suburb of Campbelltown. She began her career at a very young age working as an editor for the magazine Dolly. At the age of just 21, she became the youngest ever editor of the national young women’s magazine Dolly. After four years of working as an editor in Dolly magazine, she was appointed editor of the magazine Cleo and went on to become International Editor-in-Chief. Cleo magazine was also named as the No.1 selling women’s lifestyle magazine per capita in the world.

Lisa began her television career in late 1990's when she was a regular panelist on Network Ten and Foxtel's Beauty and the Beast. During the 2000 Summer Olympics, she co-hosted The Morning Shift on the Seven Network along with Duncan Armstrong. From April 2005, Lisa began hosting Weekend Sunrise on the Seven Network with Chris Reason and later with Andrew O'Keefe. After Jessica Rowe left the nine networks in May 2007, Lisa became the co-host of Today on the Nine Network. Wilkinson has also been the co-host of the co-host of the Nine Network's Carols by Candlelight since 2008, replacing long time host Ray Martin when Martin semi-retired.

 Lisa has also covered major news events including Australia’s disastrous Black Saturday bushfires, the Queensland floods, Jessica Watson’s triumphant homecoming and, more recently, the Royal Wedding between Prince William and Kate Middleton.

Wilkinson has a naturally beautiful glowing face with amazing and heart catching smile. She has a perfect body measurement with a tall height. But, her actual height in feet is not available in any sites or maybe she hasn’t disclosed it. Lisa also has a pair of sexy legs which she flaunts very well in her TV shows. Wilkinson also dresses up so smartly. She has already reached 54 years old in her age but, she looks 10 years younger than she actually is. She looks super-hot in whatever she wears. Lisa does her makeup and her hairstyle neatly that suits her profession.

Talking about her personal life, Wilskinson is married to media personality Peter FitzSimons on 26 September 1992. Lisa and her husband Peter are blessed with three kids and they are living a happy conjugal life. There are also no any rumors about their divorce. They have two children including two sons and a daughter. Lisa is also paid a good salary for her hard work and determination.

Her fans can also follow her in her twitter and Instagram as well as like her page in facebook. Other information about this talented journalist can also be accessed through her personal as well as official sites. Her short biography can also be found in wiki and imdb. She is also updating her latest tweets an updating her status in facebook.