Richard Osman Net Worth, Age, Wife, Children, Family and Biography

Richard Osman Net Worth

$17 Million

Richard Osman known as Richard Thomas Osman is a British comedian, producer, television presenter and novelist. As of 2024, Richard Osman’s net worth is $17 million.

He rose into stardom by creating and co-presenting the BBC One British television quiz show titled “Pointless” in 2009 and also hosted a BBC game show titled “Two Tribes” from 2014 to 2015.He has been active on television since 1993 and has established an impressive career.

He has also worked as a team captain on the 2016 British comedy panel game show titled “Insert Name Here” and in the 2017 British television comedy panel game show titled “The Fake News Show”.

He has also tried his luck in literature and released the novel titled “TheThursday Murder Club” in September 2020 for which he received the title the author of the year at the “British Book Awards”.

Richard Osman Wiki/Biography

Born on 28 November 1970, Richard Osman’s age is 53 Years Old as of 2024. He was brought up and raised in a well-settled family in Billericay, Essex, England. He is British by nationality and has a belief in Christian religion. He completed his early schooling at Warden Park School in Cuckfield.

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Richard Osman Childhood Pic

After that, he enrolled himself at Trinity College, Cambridge, where he completed his graduation in politics and sociology. During high school, he started to broadcast the music show titled “Turn It Up” aired on BBC Radio Sussex. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Name Richard Osman
Full Name Richard Thomas Osman
Net Worth $17 Million
Date of Birth 28 November 1970
Age 53 Years Old
Birth Place Billericay, Essex, England
Currently Live in Billericay
Profession Comedian, Producer, Television Presenter and Novelist
Debut Production Credits : Whose Line Is It Anyway?(1995)
Presenting Roles : Pointless (2009)
Non-presenting Appearances : Strictly Come Dancing : It Takes Two (2012)
Years Active 1993 – Present
Famous For Executive producer in Film Ban This Filth (2004)
Nationality British
Religion Christian
Hometown Billericay, Essex, England
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
School/High School Warden Park School in Cuckfield
College/University Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Education Qualification Graduate

Parents, Siblings & Family

Richard Osman’s Parents are David and Brenda Osman. Richard Osman’s father’s name is Mr. David Osman, who is the co-founder, and CEO at Storygize Logo. and his mother’s name is Mrs. Brenda Osman, who is a teacher by profession.

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Richard Osman’s Mother

He has an elder brother named Mat Osman, who works as a musician with the rock band called “Suede”.

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Richard Osman with his Brother
Father Name David Osman
Mother Name Brenda Osman
Brother Name Mat Osman
Sister Name

Wife, Children & Relationships

Richard Osman’s marital status is married. He was married to Ingrid Oliver, who is a British actress. The couple tied a knot in December 2021. Since then they have been enjoying their married life with each other.

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Richard Osman with his Wife (Ingrid Oliver)

Richard Osman has two children named Ruby and Sonny with his ex-wife named Sumudu Jayatilaka.

Girlfriend Ingrid Oliver
Sumudu Jayatilaka (Ex Wife)
Marital Status Married
Wife Ingrid Oliver
Sumudu Jayatilaka (Ex Wife)
Children Name Ruby Osman (Daughter)
Sonny Osman (Son)

Physical Appearance

Richard Osman is a young good-looking smart and handsome man with a charming and dashing personality. He owns a strong and attractive physique with impressive body measurements and a normal body type.

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He is about 6 feet and 6 inches in height and his body weight is around 85 Kg. He has short and stylish brown color hair and blistering brown color beautiful and mesmerizing eyes.

Height (approx) in centimeters: 200 cm
in meters: 2.00 m
in feet inches: 6’ 6”
Weight (approx) in kilograms: 85 kg
in pounds: 187 lbs
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Brown


Richard Osman started his career in 1995 as a program associate in an improvisation comedy television series titled “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” which aired on Channel 4. He produced the television show titled “If Ruled the World” from 1998 to 1999 aired on the BBC Two channel.

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He served as co-creator in the 1999 British comedy series titled “Boyz Unlimited” and as additional material in the 2001 British television comedy show titled “The Adam and Joe Show” which aired on channel 4.

He also served as an executive producer in the 2004  spoof television program titled “Ban This Filth” and as a writer in the 2005 adult animated series “Bromwell High”. He served as an executive producer in 42 episodes of a British comedy panel show titled “8 Out of 10 Cats” from 2005 to 2017.

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In a British comedy panel game show titled “You Have Been Watching” from 2009 to 2010 for Channel 4.

He worked as a script editor for 36 episodes and as a program associate for 9 episodes of the British game show titled “Total Wipeout” from 2009 to 2011 aired on the BBC television network.

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He performed as an executive producer for a British comedy/ news television show titled “Channel 4’s Alternative Election Night” in 2010, for current affairs comedy satire television program titled “10 O’clock Live” from 2011 to 2013.

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And for a British comedy panel show titled “8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown” from 2012 to 2018.

He created a 2013 British television game show titled “Prize Island” for ITV and also worked for a British television quiz show titled “Only Connect” which aired on BBC Two. He has been co-presenting a British television quiz show titled “Pointless” since 2009.

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In 2011 he appeared as a co-presenter for the British television quiz show “Pointless Celebrities” which aired on Channel BBC One.

He served as a Guest presenter for seven episodes of a 2014 news magazine chat show titled “The One Show” and as a presenter for a game show titled “Two Tribes” from 2014-2015, for a 2016 reality television show titled “Dragons’ Den: Pitches to Riches” and  2016 British competition series titled “Child Genius”.

In 2017 he appeared as a celebrity host in a comedy news satire talk show titled “The Nightly Show” for ITV, as a co-presenter in a 2017.

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British comedy television program titled “Channel 4’s Alternative Election Night” and as a presenter in British quiz show series titled “Richard Osman’s House of Games”.

Richard Osman Net Worth Growth

Net Worth in 2024 $17 Million
Net Worth in 2023 $15 Million
Net Worth in 2022 $12.5 Million
Net Worth in 2021 $10 Million
Net Worth in 2020 $8 Million
Net Worth in 2019 $5 Million

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