Born on January 16, 1963 in Bristol, James May is estimated to be worth £9 million.
He began his career working at The Engineer and Autocar as a sub-editor during the early 1980s.
He soon hosted Channel 4’s Driven (1998) and co-hosted 1999’s original series of Top Gear. He went on to present the second series of the revived Top Gear alongside Richard Hammond and Jeremy Clarkson until 2015.
What other programmes did May take on thereafter?