Richard Hammond


Richard Hammond was born on December 19th, 1969 in Solihull, England, United Kingdom and is the Journalist from United Kingdom. Discover Richard Hammond's biography, age, height, physical stats, dating/affair, family, hobbies, education, career updates, and networth at the age of 52 years old.

Other Names / Nick Names
Richard Mark Hammond, Hamster
Date of Birth
December 19, 1969
United Kingdom
Place of Birth
Solihull, England, United Kingdom
52 years old
Zodiac Sign
$45 Million
Autobiographer, Children's Writer, Journalist, Television Presenter, Writer
Social Media
Richard Hammond Height, Weight, Eye Color and Hair Color

At 52 years old, Richard Hammond has this physical status:

Hair Color
Eye Color
Dark Brown
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Richard Hammond Religion, Education, and Hobbies
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Blossomfield Infant School, Solihull School, Ripon Grammar School, Harrogate College of Art and Technology
Richard Hammond Spouse(s), Children, Affair, Parents, and Family
Amanda Hammond
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Dating / Affair
Amanda Hammond (2002-Present)
Alan Hammond, Eileen Hammond
Andrew Hammond (Younger Brother) (Writer), Nicholas Hammond (Younger Brother)
About Richard Hammond
  • Richard Mark Hammond (born 19 December 1969) is an English television presenter, writer, and journalist.
  • He is best known for co-hosting the BBC Two car programme Top Gear from 2002 until 2015 with Jeremy Clarkson and James May.
  • In 2016, Hammond began presenting The Grand Tour television series, produced by W. Chump & Sons.
  • The show is co-presented with his former Top Gear co-hosts, Clarkson and May, as an exclusive distributed via Amazon Video to Amazon Prime customers.
  • In November 2016, Hammond, alongside the co-presenters of The Grand Tour, Jeremy Clarkson and James May, launched the automotive social media website DriveTribe, where he regularly provides content on his tribe "Hammond's Fob Jockeys".
  • He has also presented Brainiac: Science Abuse (2003–2008), Total Wipeout (2009–2012) and Planet Earth Live (2012).


Jeremy Clarkson reveals he's a HUGE fan of Dua Lipa and listens to her music, September 18, 2022
Broadcaster Jeremy Clarkson, 62, has admitted that he's a huge fan of pop star Dua Lipa, 26. The confession come after the Don't Start Now singer was the subject of a question on Who Wants To Be A Millionaire.  During the episode, contestant Maria King took to the chair to try her luck for the million-pound win. 

The Grand Tour's James May jokes about his 'dramatic' crash that left him with a broken rib, September 2, 2022
James May has broken his silence about his 'dramatic' 75mph crash, joking that he did it to stop the show being 'boring'.  The presenter, 59, was involved in the terrifying accident during filming for a special episode for his Amazon Prime show The Grand Tour in Norway earlier this month. Speaking on Thursday ahead of the show's new special Scandi Flick James told 'I suppose. I did it deliberately, I knew it was going to be boring otherwise [so I] sort of drove it to the cliff!'.

Richard Hammond breaks silence over his Grand Tour co-star James May's 75mph crash, September 1, 2022
Richard Hammond has broken his silence over his co-star James May's 'dramatic' 75mph crash, admitting he was 'surprised his limbs didn't fall off'. The presenter was involved in the terrifying accident during filming for a special episode for his Amazon Prime show The Grand Tour earlier this month. Speaking on Thursday, Richard also poked fun at James' ordeal by joking it was 'flattering' his Grand Tour co-star 'would consider that level of impersonation,' after he himself was involved in two crashes.
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