Reality shows have been at the very top of the television industry for a really long time. Almost every major television channel has at least one of them in their repertoire. CBS is no exception as it is also host to multiple award-winning television shows. One amongst the bunch is the show, The Amazing Race which is hosted by none other than CBS’s finest, Phil Keoghan.
He has worked for several other shows for major franchises like the Discovery channel. The Amazing show is one of the biggest shows on the channel and has been watched by millions of viewers worldwide. And it’s popularity is only growing as it gains more followers with every passing day.
Prior to working for CBS, he used to work for another popular channel, Discovery where he created and presented on the hit show, No Opportunity Wasted. It was also a major hit and played a pivotal role in his career as a TV show host. Since then, he has been signed by several big franchises including the likes of Nat Geo but despite all those offers, he stuck with CBS and is now enjoying the rewards. He is also pretty famous on social media as he has tens of thousands of followers throughout social media platforms.
He has also made a handsome sum of money for himself throughout the years of working for television. According to CelebrityNetWorth he has a net worth of $16 million with a salary that comes around $100 Thousand per episode. He makes most of his money from The Amazing Race, where he makes around $90K – $110K per episode on the show. He is one of the highest paid actors on the channel and it’s no surprise as he literally carries the show on his back.
Phil Keoghan – Wife and Family
The CBS superstar has been married to the love of his life, Lousie Rodrigues for a really long time. His wife, Louise also happens to be an award-winning television personality. In fact, she is the co-creator of the show, No Opportunity Wasted which she created alongside Phil. The couple has been together for a really long time and their relationship only seems to get stronger with each passing day.
Caption: Phil with his wife Louise
During the time that they have been together, they also welcomed a new member into the family. That new member is none other than their one and only daughter Elle Keoghan. Elle is really loved by her parents and is constantly featured on her parents’ social media accounts. According to Phil, Elle is the best thing that has ever happened to him and it is the same with Louise as both of them love her unconditionally.
Phil Keoghan was born on the 31st of May, 1967 in Lincoln, New Zealand. He is currently 52 years of age and by profession, he is a TV show host. He is best known for being the host of the hit CBS show. The Amazing Race. His zodiac sign is Gemini and he stands in at a height of 5 feet 9 inches.