James Haggar Biography
James Haggar is a television personality serving as a broadcast consultant and a senior director for Sky News panel show The Pledge. Previously he was a senior studio director at ITV Studios and senior director on Five News/OK TV for BSkyB. He was also a senior director at CNBC International.
James Haggar Age
He was born on July 23, 1973 in Edgbaston, England, United Kingdom. He is 47 years old.
James Haggar Height
Haggar stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inch tall.
James Haggar Nationality
He is a British national and a Pictish by ethnicity.
James Haggar Parents
He his the son of Robert Hagger, a renowned drummer of Mabel Greer’s band Toyshop and unknown mother.
James Haggar Wife
Haggar married Naga Munchetty, a BBC Breakfast host in 2007. Naga also presents Newsnight and Victoria Derbyshire. Previously she was a presenter of BBC World News and BBC Two’s weekday financial affairs Programme Working Lunch. In January 2017, she temporarily left Breakfast to provide maternity cover for Newsnight as their acting business editor. Her mother is Indian while her father is Mauritian.
Naga is a skilled piano and trumpet player, an accomplished golfer and a sophisticated snooker player. They had their fist date at a pool club, a place they both loved since they are both snooker players. They dated for several years before finally settling down. The couple live in Hertfordshire.
James Haggar Kids
Haggar and his wife don’t have children. They made a decision as a couple not to have children. Instead the duo own two Siamese cats named Kinky and Ronnie.
James Haggar Sky
Since November 2015, James has been the senior director for Sky News panel show The Pledge. He is also a Multi-camera Director and Broadcast Consultant at Freelance based in London, United Kingdom since March 2014.
James Haggar Car Accident
In May 2020, James was hit by a car while cycling. Even though he was only battered and bruised, the incident left his wife full of fear of ever cycling on the road.
James Haggar Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
James Haggar Instagram
He does not have an Instagram account.