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Who is Kris Thykier?
One of the highest-paid journalists, Claudia Winkleman, is Britain's prominent television presenter, model, film critic, radio personality, and journalist. So, fans are always curious to know about her personal life. So, who is her husband, Kris Thykier?
Kris is currently working as the founder of London Based PeaPie Films. Also, he is the executive producer of John Wells and The Weinstein Company's new feature film. Kris has maintained a good amount of net worth throughout his career. Further, he also has a happy married life and shares three children with his wife.
Kris Thykier was born on January 13, 1972, in London, United Kingdom. As of 2019, he is 47 years old, and his birth sign is Capricorn. Kris belongs to British nationality, and his ethnicity is White. The detail information about Thykier's educational background and family history is not available.
Kris is mostly known for his work on Woman in Gold (2015), Kick-Ass (2010) and The Debt (2010). In 2009, Thykier launched his own production company called, PeaPie Films. Previously he worked as the partner at MARV Films. Also, he served at Freud Communications working in public relations.
In the future, Kris plans to take on more challenges in producing independent films. He was an executive producer in films such as Stardust, Tolkien, and television mini-series, The State. On the other hand, Winkleman is an English television presenter, model, and media personality who is best known for hosting the BBC Two, 'Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two.'
The 47-year-old, Kris Thykier is a married man. He is married to Claudia Winkleman since 2000, and as of 2019, they have crossed 19 years of their marital solidarity. The husband-wife duo is proud parents of three lovely children.
Kris and Winkleman haven't been involved in any controversies as of now. They are satisfied with their marital solidarity.
Kris Thykier Married Life and Children
The nuptial ceremony of Winkleman and Kris Thykier held in Westminster, London. Kris and Claudia have three children; Their first son; Jake Thykier was born on March 17, 2003. Likewise, their second child; a daughter named Matilda Martha Thykier was born on June 5, 2006. Similarly, their third child and second son Arthur Thykier was born on July 6, 2011.
The family of five currently resides in Connaught Square, Westminster, London. Kris' wife, Claudia is extremely supportive of her husband. Despite her hectic schedule, Winkleman attended the premiere of the movie, Tolkien with her husband.
Kris' Daughter Severely Wounded in a Fire Accident
On October 31, 2014, Kris and Claudia's then eight-year-old, Matilda was taken to hospital after being seriously injured when her Halloween costume caught fire. She was left with severe burns. As per her mother, Matilda's dress caught alight on a candle while trick or treating. Matilda burnt her leg and stayed for a week in the hospital.
YouTube: Claudia Winkleman's daughter Matilda caught in a fire accident!
Talking to BBC, Claudia recounted the incident as horrific Halloween accident and explained:
"I bought her costume from the supermarket, she wanted to go as a witch. She had a witches hat, and a cape, and I was just talking to somebody, and then I heard her scream. And she just screamed 'mummy,' and I turned around, and that was that she was just on fire.”
Following this incident, the government proposed a law to tighten the flame retardant standards of Halloween costumes. During the time of Matilda's treatment, Kris and Claudia released a statement thanking well-wishers, NHS doctors, nurses, and staff.
As of 2019, the founder of a production company, PeaPie films, Mr. Kris Thykier has a net worth of $2 million. Throughout his career, Kris has maintained an impressive net worth. His films where he worked as a producer have crossed over $325 million at the Box-office.
Talking about his spouse, Winkleman became the highest-paid female presenter in 2016/17 and 2017/18. Her earnings were reported somewhere between $550,000-$600,000 per year.
YouTube: Trailer of movie Tolkien where Kris Thykier serves as an executive producer!
Apart from BBC earnings, Claudia also earns about $91,853 for her column in the magazine Sunday Times Style. Claudia and her husband bought a $3.97 million townhouse in 2006 near Marble Arch, in Westminster.