India Willoughby Biography
India Scarlett Willoughby is an English newsreader, broadcaster, journalist, and reality television personality. She is known for being Britain’s first transgender national television newsreader on Channel 5 and the first transgender co-host of an all-women talk show Loose Women on ITV.
She is a previous nominee for a British LGBT Award in 2017 and winner of the Diversity in Media Award in 2017 for Media Moment of the Year.
India Willoughby Age and Birthday
Jonathan Willoughby was born on February 2nd, 1965 in London, England. He is 55 years old as of 2021. India celebrates all of her birthdays every 2nd of February every year.
India Willoughby Height and Weight
Willoughby is of a good height and weight but her height is not available. The information about his body measurements will be updated soon.
India Willoughby Husband
India got married in her 20s to Jonathan during which he had a son named Rhodes. The two break up three years after Rhodes’s birth, leaving Willoughby to look after him as a single parent. In 2015 she underwent gender reassignment surgery.
India Willoughby Son
She has a son named Rhode not much is known about him but the information will be updated soon.
India Willoughby Celebrity Big Brother
She was a housemate in the 21st UK season of Celebrity Big Brother – subtitled Year of the Woman, to mark the 100th anniversary since women got the vote. Willoughby described drag as being the equivalent of Blackface, sparking strong criticism on social media.
A photo later emerged on social media of Willoughby posing with drag queens at Harrogate Pride – though Willoughby said this was a paid engagement, at which she had been asked to have her photograph taken with “colorful characters.”
India Willoughby BBC Woman’s Hour
Willoughby was interviewed on BBC Woman’s Hour by a long-time host Jenni Murray. Murray asked Willoughby if she considered herself to be a real woman, to which Willoughby replied “Yes.” Murray then asked if it was difficult appearing on an all-women show to talk about women’s issues.
Willoughby replied, “No, because I’ve always been a woman.” Murray then asked Willoughby to comment on a story about London’s Dorchester Hotel imposing a new dress code on male and female staff telling them not to display body hair on duty.
India Willoughby’s Net Worth
Her net worth is still under review. The information about her net worth will be updated soon.