Sarah Lucinda Beeny aka Sarah Beeny is an English broadcaster and entrepreneur. She became a known face for her works in Shows like Property Snakes, Property Ladder, Streets Ahead, Britain’s Best Homes, Beeny’s Restoration Nightmare, etc.
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Sarah Beeny Biography
Beeny was born in Reading, Berkshire, UK on 9th January 1972. She is the daughter of Richard and Ann. As her mother loved to live a self-reliant lifestyle, their family lived in brick Cottages on a 9-acre plot. It is on the edge of Wellington’s Estate in Hampshire.
Her father had a farm where goats, chickens, and ducks were kept. They had even dolls house furniture. It was to draw extra expenses. Unfortunately, she lost her mother just at the age of 10. Her mother was suffering from breast cancer.
At the age of 39, she left forever. Despite having such inner turmoil, she studied thoroughly. She got admitted to a weekly border at the Luckily – Oakfield School, Wokingham. But she could not study further.
Whereas her classmates went to attend University classes, she could not. Her English teacher encouraged her to follow drama classes which led her to get a chance in Brecht’s Caucasian Chalk Circle, a play. She played the lead role.
So she had the idea of pursuing a drama course for becoming a professional actress. She took admission to Queen Mary’s College, Basingstoke but her idea was not feasible.
Sarah Beeny TV Shows
Beeny was a real struggler in making her own identity. She traveled all over the world all alone after the sudden demise of her mother who had been suffering from breast cancer. At that time, she became ill and felt lonely.
Returning to the UK she started to do a series of jobs. She worked for Save the Children, a charitable organization. She also did the work of door-to-door window cleaning. She also ran her sandwich-making business. At an early age, she had learned the basics of real estate.
She studied thoroughly the property market. At the age of just 19, she established herself in a property development business. She began it with her brother Diccon and her husband Graham.
Sarah’s broadcasting career started when she met the sister-in-law of Sarah Delafield Cook, a talent hunter at Talkback Thames, at a hen party. She suggested Sarah to appear in a screening test for Property Development shows.
The organizer was none but her stepmother. She propounded series like Streets Ahead, Britain’s Best Homes, and Property Snakes and Ladders. In 2006 she organized a program called One Year to Pay off Your Mortgage. During this time she wrote several books and also weekly columns for Mail on Sunday.
In the next year, she appeared in a promotional video for Channel 4. The promotional video was fully made in the form of a parody of the movie Kung Fu. One of her lines in it is: “You dare to challenge the might of Beeny.”
Next, she appeared in the motoring show Fifth broadcasted on Channel 5. She was seen racing Janson Plato in an articulated lorry around the course. Beeny also took part in Gordon Ramsay’s The F-Word. She appeared on television on regular basis. DJ Christian O’ Connell is her friend.
She appeared on Bob the builder. She also fronted Help! My House is Falling Down (2010) which was aired on Channel 4. This year in November she held a show Restoration Nightmare on Channel 4 which showed that renovates the Rise Hall, a grade II historic house.
Next in 2011, she started to appear in a new series on BBC Village SOS. The program established the UK’s Big Lottery Fund to help the rural communities to provide money. In 2012 she held a program named Double Your House for Half the Money. This show was about how a person can buy his dream house.
The series continued up to 3 seasons. In 2014 Sarah presented a TV series How to Sell Your Home where she met Homeowners and ditched traditional estate agents when they tried to sell their homes. In the same year in August, she was the signatory of a letter to The Guardian.
The letter expressed that Scotland would be part of the United Kingdom. In 2017 Sarah was seen sharing tricks to avoid mortgage payments altogether in the program, How to Live Mortgage Free. In 2018 she launched her Podcast entitled Round the Houses with Sarah Beeny.
This show included Joe Sugg, Julian Clary, June Sarpong, Jo Wood, Lynn Bowles, Pearl Lowe and Tim Love Joy. Benny and her husband Graham Swift owned Rise Hall. In 2019 they sold it and quit London. They moved to Somerset Countryside.
Sarah Beeny Networth 2022
Sara has net worth that is estimated at around 3.5 million USD (approx) as of 2022.
Sarah Beeny Upcoming Shows 2022 & 2023
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|Date of Birth||9th January 1972|
|Age||39 Years (As in 2022)|
|Profession||Broadcaster and Entrepreneur|
|Birth Place||Reading, Berkshire, UK|
|Resident Place||Reading, Berkshire, UK|
|Husband Name||Graham Swift|
|Daughter Name||Laurie Swift|
|Son Name||Rafferty swift, Billy Swift, Charlie Swift|
|Father Name||Richard Beeny|
|Mother Name||Ann Beeny|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
|Hair Colour||Dark Brown|
|Favourite Singer||David Bowie|
|Favourite Actor||Jim Carrey|
|Favourite Actress||Maggie Smith|
|Favourite Food||Yorkshire Pudding|