Is Jane McDonald MARRIED? - Meet the Cruising Down Under star!

Jane McDonald is touring across Australia in her latest TV documentary Cruising Down Under.

The three-part series airs on Channel 5 every Friday.

But who is Jane McDonald? How old is she? And is she married?

Cruising With Jane Mcdonald – Ep 1 – Jane enjoys the sunshine as she sails away from Sydney, Australia.

Who is Jane McDonald?

Jane McDonald is an English singer, actress and TV presenter.

She rose to fame in 1998 after appearing on BBC documentary The Cruise as a cruise ship singer.

From there, her stock significantly increased as she cut a deal with a major record label.

She released a Christmas hit in 1998 – her only ever single – which reached as high as No.10 in the U.K charts.

Jane went on to forge a memorable career in music and TV, co-presenting Loose Women for 10 years between 2004-2014.

Cruising Down Under is a follow-up series on Cruising with Jane McDonald, which was released in 2017.

How Old is Jane McDonald?

Jane McDonald was born on April 4th, 1963.

This makes her 55 years old and an Aries.

Is Jane McDonald Married?

Jane is not currently married.

She split up with her first and only husband, Henrik Brixen, in 2002.

The pair met while Jane was filming fly-on-the-wall series, The Cruise, where Henrik worked as a plumber.

Jane and Henrik enjoyed a fairytale wedding in 1998, which was filmed on the BBC, before splitting up four years later.


According to reports, Henrik walked away from their relationship over fears it would stop Jane being successful if they stayed together.

Jane McDonald Mum

Jane’s mum, Jean McDonald, passed away in December 2018.

In a tweet, Jane said:

I have very recently lost my beautiful Mum. A light in my heart has gone out for a short while. My family and I would appreciate your privacy regarding this huge loss’, the TV personality added.

Cruising With Jane Mcdonald – Ep 1 – Jane learns to play the bagpipes at Lanrach Castle

Cruising Down Under

Jane’s latest TV series, Cruising Down Under, airs every Friday night on Channel 5.

The three-part series will start at 9 pm.

Cruising Down Under follows Jane as she explores everything that Australia has to offer, from Queensland’s Gold Coast to indoor skydiving experiences and thrilling Sydney adventures.



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