Peter Overton Biography
Peter Overton is an Australian news Journalist presently working for Nine News Sydney from Sunday to Thursday at 6 pm as a news Presentor.
Peter Overton Age
Overton was born on 5 April 1966 in London, England.
Peter Overton Net Worth
Overton has an estimated Net Worth of $1 Million – $5 Million dollars. His career as a Journalist is his primary source of income.
Peter Overton Height and Weight
Overton stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inch and has a moderate body weight.
Peter Overton Family
Overton is happily married to Jessica Rowe and a parent of two. His dad Dr. John Overton, was an associate professor of anesthesia at the University of Sydney and worked at the Children’s Hospital at Westmead. He also has a sibling called Rebecca Overton.
Peter Overton Wife
Overton is happily married to Jessica Rowe since 2004. The couple is blessed with two children; Allegra Overton, Giselle Overton. He was first married to his childhood sweetheart, but their marriage ended in divorce in 2000.
Peter Overton Network 7
He joined Network 7 in Adelaide during the 1980s and 1990s as a sports reporter. He later joined Nine Network as a reporter for Nine News and later was appointed weekend sports presenter on Nine News in Sydney and fill-in presenter for Ken Sutcliffe. He aired on weekday news updates from the newsroom during Brian Henderson’s tenure as presenter of Nine News in Sydney. He has mostly presented weekend news bulletins, and substituted on National Nine Early News and Today news for Sharyn Ghidella. He also co-hosted Nine’s coverage of the Thredbo disaster with Tracy Grimshaw. He was also a reporter for the current affairs program 60 Minutes for eight years and also held positions at 2UE, Sky News Australia, and the Seven Network in Adelaide. In 2009, he was appointed presenter of Nine News Sydney replacing Mark Ferguson following poor ratings. He has also appeared in the 2011 Australian horror film The Tunnel.
Peter Overton Education
Overton graduated from North Sydney Boys High School and Macquarie University with a Bachelor of Economics.