Natasha Kaplinsky Net Worth, Husband, House, Daughter, Wiki, Bio

Natasha Kaplinsky Net Worth, Husband, House, Daughter, Wiki, Bio


NameNatasha Kaplinsky
Date of BirthSeptember 09, 1972
Age51 years old
Place of BirthBrighton, Sussex, England
Country England
Nationality British
Gender Female
Ethnicity -
Sign of Birth Virgo
Profession Newsreader, Journalist, Television Presenter
Net Worth -

Natasha Margaret Kaplinsky OBE (born 9 September 1972) is an English newsreader, TV presenter and journalist, best known for her roles as a studio anchor on Sky News, BBC News, Channel 5 and ITV News.



FatherRaphael Kaplinsky
MotherCatherine Kaplinsky
Marital status-
HusbandJustin Bower
No of Children2
SonAngelica Pearl Bower, Arlo Bower

Physical Appearance

  • In Centimeters -
  • In Meters - 1.63 m m
  • In Feet Inches - 5 ft 4 in
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  • Natasha Kaplinsky's parents are Raphael Kaplinsky, a South African economics professor, and Catherine Kaplinsky, a psychotherapist.
  • Her paternal grandparents were Jewish and emigrated from Slonim (now in Belarus) to South Africa in 1929.
  • Kaplinsky was born in Brighton, England but spent her early life in Kenya and later moved to the UK.
  • She attended Ringmer Community College and Varndean College before graduating with an English degree from Oxford.
  • Kaplinsky's ancestry includes:
    • Paternal side: Jewish family from Slonim with relatives who died in the Holocaust and others who escaped.
    • Maternal side: An apothecary to King George III.


CollegeRingmer Community College Varndean College Hertford College, Oxford


  • Natasha Kaplinsky is a multifaceted media personality with experience in newsreading, presenting, activism, and business.
    • Her career spans across various networks like Sky News, BBC News, Channel 5, and ITV News.
    • Kaplinsky started as a chat show host before transitioning to news bulletins on ITV.
    • She gained recognition at BBC, hosting popular programs like "Breakfast" and "News at Six."
    • Beyond news, she participated in "Strictly Come Dancing" and explored her heritage on "Who Do You Think You Are?"
    • Kaplinsky made history by receiving the highest fee for a UK newsreader while relaunching Channel 5's news program.
    • She co-founded "Mum & You," a company focused on baby and mother care products.
    • Recognized for her charitable work, Kaplinsky is an ambassador for "Save the Children" and received an OBE for interviewing Holocaust survivors.


  • Natasha Kaplinsky is married to Justin Bower, an investment banker, since 2005.
  • The couple met on a blind date six months before their wedding.
  • They have two children together: son Arlo and daughter Angelica Pearl Bower.
  • Kaplinsky once participated as an uncredited extra in a production of Romeo and Juliet for the English National Ballet.


Frequently Asked Questions

How old is Natasha Kaplinsky?

Currently, Natasha Kaplinsky is 51 years old (Sep 09, 1972).

What is the height of Natasha Kaplinsky?

The height of Natasha Kaplinsky is 1.63 m m. (5 ft 4 in).

What is the name of Natasha Kaplinsky’s Husband?

Natasha Kaplinsky was married to Justin Bower.

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