Michael Buerk has enjoyed a long career as a journalist and newsreader with the BBC, most famously reporting from Ethiopia on the devastating famine in 1984. He joined the line-up of I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! for the 2014 series.Michael had studied at Solihull School, an Independent school in the West Midlands where he was a member of the Combined Cadet Force and represented the school on the sports field.
Buerk started his career in journalism with the Bromsgrove Messenger, South Wales Echo, and the Daily Mail. He joined Radio Bristol in 1970 before becoming a reporter for BBC News in 1973. Michael in his long career of journalism has worked for several Televisions programs and news shows.
Michael is 70 years aged English nationality journalist and a television presenter. Buerk married Christine Buerk and has two children with Christine. Michael earns his salary from his journalism and his recent net worth is calculated to be around U.S $ 3 million.