Matt Baker (born 23 December 1977) is a British TV presenter by profession. He is famous for co-presenting the children’s television show “Blue Peter” from 1999 until 2006, BBC One’s “Countryfile” since 2009, and “The One Show” from 2011 to 2020, with Alex Jones. His last show on “The One Show” was on 31st March 2020 (Tuesday). What’s more, Matt won the title Best Children’s Presenter in BAFTAs for two consecutive years during his seven years with “Blue Peter”. Furthermore, was also the commentator for the gymnastics events for the BBC’s coverage of the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics. He participated in 2010 Strictly Come Dancing partnering with ballroom dancer, Aliona Vilani winning second place. As an actor, he played himself in an episode of the BBC Drama series “Cutting It” in 2002 and briefly appeared as himself in an episode of sci-fi series “Doctor Who” in 2005. In addition to this, he has guest appeared in A Song for Europe (2003), The Wright Stuff (2007, 2008), Richard & Judy (2007), The Paul O’Grady Show (2009), Pointless Celebrities (2011), Top Gear (2018), Strictly The Best (2018), Blue Peter 60th Anniversary (2018) and more.
Who is Matt Baker’s Wife Nicola Mooney?
Matt Baker married his beautiful wife, Nicola Mooney on 16th July 2004 at Winston in Teesdale after dating for seven years. Nicola Mooney is a former physiotherapist by profession. She met her husband Matt 23 years ago before he found fame as a television presenter. At the time, Matt was just 20 years old and working as a performer in a disco show at Pier 39 in Cleethorpes. She is also the proud mother of two children; a son namely Luke and a daughter namely Molly. She is currently residing in Buckinghamshire with her husband and children. Recently, she signed to children’s literary agent Picked Ink, and it’s believed that she’s working on her first novel, which has been described as a “magical middle-grade story”.
Here are the 5 things to know about Nicola Mooney
1. Nicola Mooney is married to her childhood sweetheart
Married woman, Nicola Mooney’s husband is a TV presenter whose name goes by Matt Baker. She was married to her childhood dearest on 16th July 2004. Nicola met his husband Matt Baker when Matt was performing in the disco show at Pier 39 in Cleethorpes back in the 90s. The couple went to marry at Winston in Teesdale.
2. She is a mum of two kids
Nicola is a proud mother of two children. She and her husband share a son, Luke, and a daughter, Molly, who are 14 and 12 respectively. The pair of them love helping their famous dad around their family farm.
3. Nicola Mooney is a former physiotherapist
Regarding Nicola Mooney’s job, she is a former physiotherapist. Recently, she signed to Picked Ink, a children’s literary agent, and also she is working on her first novel.
4. She is in her early 40s or late 30s
The exact age and birthdate of Nicola is still to get disclosed yet. Thus, we guess she is in her early 40s or late 30s. Whereas her husband, Matt Baker’s present age is 44 (born 23 December 1977).
5. She is residing in Buckinghamshire at present
Currently, Nicola is residing in Buckinghamshire currently with her husband and kids. Her half-soul, Matt Baker returned to live on his family farm in Durham after his mum suffered an accident. Normally, the Countryfile star lives with his wife Nicola and their children Luke and Molly in an idyllic farmhouse. Speaking of filming Channel 4’s Our Farm in the Dales, he told “We have our own smallholding in the Chilterns, a smaller version of my parent’s farm, where we have our own chickens and livestock.”