Quick Facts of Andrew William Stevenson Marr

  • Full NameAndrew William Stevenson Marr
  • Date of Birth31 July, 1959
  • NicknameAndrew Marr
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceGlasgow, Scotland
  • Ethnicity White
  • ProfessionJournalist, Television presenter, political commentator
  • Nationality British
  • Eye colour Blue
  • Hair colour Brown
  • BuildAverage
  • SpouseJackie Ashley (m.1987–present)
  • EducationTrinity Hall
  • Online PresenceTwitter
  • Children3

Short Description of Andrew Marr

Professionally, Andrew Marr and born Andrew William Stevenson Marr is a Scottish political commentator, a journalist, television presenter and an actor. he worked on BBC, hosting the show, The Andrew Marr Show.

Apart from it, he is known for the film, Doctor Who, Andrew Marr’s History of Modern Britain and BBC Ten O’clock News. He also works as a reporter, trainer, editor and many more.

Early Life And Education

Back to his early life, Andrew was born on July 31, 1959, in Glasgow, Scotland to Donald Marr and Valerie Marr. His father worked as an investment trust manager and mother was a housekeeper. He has a British nationality and belongs to the white ethical society.

Regarding his education, he attended Craig Flower Preparatory School and then joined High School of Dundee and Loretto School. Andrew has received the first class honors degree from at Trinity Hall, Cambridge.


Talking about his professional life, Marr started his career in 1996, working as a political commentator and edited The Independent. He served in the position for two years and left it in 1998.

Since 2000 to 2005, he worked as political editor of BBC news, and then Sunday AM, now called The Andrew Marr Show. He has written many books related to arts. As a trainee, he joined The Scotsman and in 1984, he started working as a business reporter.

He has received the awards and honors like The Columnist of the Year, What The Papers Say Award, British Press Awards, British Academy Television Awards, and Richard Dimbleby award.

Personal Life

Talking about her personal life, Andrew is a married man. He is married to Jackie Ashley in August 1977. The couple is in a relationship till the date of their marriage and is still together. The pair is parents of a son and two daughters. He has straight sexual orientation. He is active on Twitter.


Mentioning his physical features, Marr has an average height and weight with blue eyes color and brown hair color.

Net Worth

His salary is 400,457 euros but he has not disclosed his net worth.

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