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Piers Morgan Biography

Birth Name:
Piers Stefan Pughe-Morgan
Birth Place:
Newick, East Sussex, England
Journalist, reality-show judge

Fast Facts

  • Became the editor of News of the World at just 28 years old
  • Organized the Pride of Britain awards in 1999 during his time at the Daily Mirror
  • Created the children's newspaper First News in 2006
  • Broke three ribs after a fall from a Segway in 2007
  • Won the 2008 edition of The Celebrity Apprentice
  • Replaced Larry King on CNN, debuting Piers Morgan Tonight in January 2011


  • Jeremy Pughe-Morgan -- Brother
  • Elsie Morgan -- Daughter
  • Marion Shalloe -- Ex-wife
  • Vincent O'Meara -- Father
  • Gabrielle Pughe-Morgan -- Mother
  • Albert Morgan -- Son
  • Spencer Morgan -- Son
  • Stanley Morgan -- Son
  • Glynne Pughe-Morgan -- Stepfather
  • Celia Walden -- Wife