|Roman Kemp Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 2 in|
|Date of Birth||January 28, 1993|
Roman Kemp is a British radio host and TV personality who is best known for co-presenting Capital Breakfast (2017-Present), a national breakfast radio show on Capital (a network of 12 independent contemporary hit radio stations in the United Kingdom). Previously, between 2016 and 2017, he had presented The Capital Evening Show on weeknights. Before this, between 2014 and 2017, Roman used to host weekend programs (in various time slots) for Capital. He has also presented/co-presented reality/variety TV shows such as The X Factor UK (2016), The Hot Desk (2016-2017), Martin & Roman’s Sunday Best! (2020), Martin & Roman’s Weekend Best! (2021), The One Show (2022-Present), and The Finish Line (2023).
Los Angeles, California, United States
London, England, United Kingdom
Roman, until he was 15 years old, had attended the Berkhamsted School, an independent day school in Berkhamsted, a historic market town in Hertfordshire, one of the home counties (counties surrounding the capital city of London) in southern England.
Radio Host, TV Personality
- Father – Martin Kemp (Musician, Actor, Film Director)
- Mother – Shirlie Kemp (née Holliman) (Singer)
- Siblings – Harley Moon Kemp (Older Sister)
- Others – Gary Kemp (Paternal Uncle) (Musician, Songwriter, Actor), Sadie Frost (Ex-Aunt) (Actress, Producer, Fashion Designer), Finlay Kemp (Cousin), Lauren Barber (Aunt) (Costume Designer), Milo Wolf Kemp (Cousin), Kit Kemp (Cousin), Rex Kemp (Cousin), Frank Kemp (Paternal Grandfather), Eileen Kemp (Paternal Grandmother), Arthur Holliman (Maternal Grandfather), Margaret Holliman (Maternal Grandmother)
Roman Kemp’s net worth had been $1.5 million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.
6 ft 2 in or 188 cm
81 kg or 178.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Roman has dated –
- Anne-Sophie Flury (2018-2020) – He started dating Swiss scientist Anne-Sophie Flury in February 2018 after having met her on Tinder, an online dating application. They had even moved in together at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic but parted ways in July 2020.
- Lottie Moss (2020) – Rumor
- Codie Jones (2020-2021) – Between September 2020 and July 2021, Roman dated Australian radio producer Codie Jones. They were said to have developed a bond following the death of their mutual friend – a producer named Joe Lyons who had committed suicide in August 2020.
- Jette Kerkoff (2021)
- Maura Higgins (2022) – Rumor
Race / Ethnicity
He is of British descent.
- Lanky frame
- Side-cropped, wavy hair
- Affable smile
- Often sports a light stubble
- Has multiple tattoos on his left hand, upper chest, and midriff
Roman Kemp Facts
- In 2019, Roman finished in 3rd place in the 19th series of I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!, a British reality TV series in which several celebrities live together in a jungle environment.
- In November 2020, he was a part of the first all-male guest panel in the 21-year history of Loose Women – a British daytime talk show that focuses on a panel of 4 female presenters who interview celebrities.
- In 2021, a documentary titled Roman Kemp: Our Silent Emergency was broadcast on BBC Three, an over-the-top internet TV service operated by the BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation, a public service broadcaster headquartered in London). It explored the mental health crisis affecting young men in the United Kingdom.
- In the documentary, it was also revealed that Roman had once come close to attempting suicide – having struggled with depression for more than a decade. His friend, a producer named Joe Lyons, had committed suicide in August 2020.
- Later that year, this documentary film was nominated in the category of ‘Best Authored Documentary’ at the National Television Awards, a British awards ceremony that began in 1995 and is considered to be the most prominent such ceremony for which voting is done by the general public.
- Between 2021 and 2023, Roman was named the ‘Best Radio Personality’ at the TRIC (Television and Radio Industries Club) Awards (an annual awards ceremony held each March to honor achievement in TV and radio) – for 3 years in a row.
- In October 2022, he published a book titled Are You Really OK? wherein he opened up about his youth and also tackled the issue of male suicide.
- Just like his father and uncle (Gary), Roman is a lifelong supporter of Arsenal F.C., an English top-tier professional soccer club that is based in Holloway, North London.
- The legendary English singer, songwriter, and record producer George Michael (d. December 2016), one of the best-selling musicians of all time, was his godfather.
Featured Image by Roman Kemp / Instagram