Anne Solway Hegerty was born on July 14, 1958 in Westminster, London, England making her 60 years old. She was raised in Wood Green in North London by her parents. Though she has kept a very private personal life, Anne does not currently have any children and is not married or in a relationship. Before the fame, she was a journalist, most notably for the South Wales Argus.
Anne is currently a Chaser on both the English and Australian versions of the ITV game show The Chase, where she became known as the The Governess. She has also made appearances on a number of other quiz game shows like Mastermind, Fifteen to One, and Brain of Britain, among others. She is ranked in the World Quizzing Championships and in 2013, she became the Brain of Bolton in the Bolton Premier Quiz for the second time. Other than her quiz achievements, she has also been involved in theater pantomime performances. She has played roles such as the wicked stepmother in Cinderella, Fleshcreep in Jack and the Beanstalk, the Enchantress in Beauty and the Beast and The Empress of China in Aladdin. She has also made appearances on television shows such as Celebrity Juice. In January 2018, she became the host of Britain’s Brightest Family, another quiz show where families compete. Her most recent addition to her resume will be an appearance on I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!, which she is reportedly being paid £60,000 for.
Anne is estimated to have made a total of $3 million in 2017 and 2018. Her net worth as of 2018 is estimated to be $4 million.