Justin Fletcher Biography
Justin Fletcher is an English actor, comedian, and television presenter who works for the BBC’s pre-school channel CBeebies. He speaks and performs in a variety of roles, many of which he creates, and specializes in slapstick comedy. He also works with children with special needs through his show Something Special. Mr. Tumble, an award-winning comedian, was also played by Fletcher.
Justin Fletcher BBC1
Fletcher worked as a cassette duplicating machine operator for Sounds Good in Theale and amused his coworkers with his characterizations. Fletcher began watching Phillip Schofield in the BBC1 broom cupboard with Gordon the Gopher while in his final year of drama at the Guildford School of Acting, and decided that a career in children’s television was for him. He then met Phillip Schofield, who advised him to create a showreel to show to TV executives.
Justin Fletcher CBeebies
After sketching out various comedic characters, he put together a showreel called Justin Time, which featured two different characters: Anna Conda, a myopic reptile-house warden, and Arthur Sleep, a regional newsreader who struggles to stay awake and can sleep anywhere. Both of these characters would later appear on his CBeebies show Gigglebiz. After being approached by a number of broadcasters and production companies, his first TV show after graduation was Fun Song Factory for GMTV, on which he collaborated with Dave Benson Phillips.
He was a part of the Tikkabilla show, which spawned Higgledy House, a slapstick comedy for children starring Sarah-Jane Honeywell, which led to the very popular Mr. Tumble. Fletcher has also voiced Doodles and Jake in Tweenies, Miguel in Finley the Fire Engine, Sleeping Bear and Growling Tiger in CBeebies’ Boo!, and other characters in Todd World, Shaun the Sheep, and Timmy Time. Fletcher joined CBeebies as a presenter in 2006 but left in 2007.
Fletcher created Something Special through his own production company, which he presents while signing in Makaton, a type of sign language. His CBBC voice work includes Harold from Thomas the Tank Engine, which he has performed on BBC Radio 4, an arena tour, and a pantomime. Fletcher works as a relief continuity presenter for CBeebies’ presentation links and was a regular on the CBeebies radio station on BBC Radio 7 until it was moved to BBC Radio 4 Extra in 2011.
Fletcher also appears in the award-winning Bee Bright series of educational DVDs as himself and a variety of animated characters. He also appears on occasion in a show called The Hollies School. CBeebies aired three different pilots created by Fletcher in November 2008, with the possibility of one of them becoming a full-time series. Humphrey the Painter, Gigglebiz, and Captain Adorable were their names. CBeebies announced in January 2009 that Gigglebiz would become a regular show beginning in September 2009, with the Humphrey and Captain Adorable characters included, and that it would now be a series of character-based comedy sketches linked by jokes told by children.
Justin Fletcher Age
Fletcher is 51 years old as of 2021. He was born on 15 June 1970 in Reading, United Kingdom. He celebrates his birthday on 15 June every year.
Justin Fletcher Height
Fletcher stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 8 inches.
Justin Fletcher Family
Fletcher is the eldest of four siblings, with three sisters and one brother. He now resides in Winnersh, Wokingham, Berkshire. He is also Guy Fletcher, the keyboardist for Dire Straits.
Justin Fletcher Wife
Fletcher is single. He has never married, live alone, and has been single for a while now because he has been a workaholic filming Something Special. He said in an interview that, he does want to free up some time for himself and his family. Moreover, he added that he would love to have children so need to find someone who likes kids.
Justin Fletcher Gay
There are questions whether he is gay or not but he has not denied or confirmed.
Justin Fletcher Net Worth
Fletcher has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million.
Justin Fletcher Salary
Fletcher earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500 on BBC1.
Justin Fletcher Justin’s House
Justin’s House, starring Fletcher and starring Steven Kynman as “Robert the Robot” and Jane Deane as “Dee Livery,” premiered on CBeebies in October 2011. The show is set in Justin’s imaginary home and is broadcast live in front of an audience.
Justin Fletcher Date of Death
Justin is still very much alive.
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Fletcher.
Who is Justin Fletcher?
He is an English actor, comedian, and television presenter
How old is Justin Fletcher?
51 years old as of 2021
How tall is Justin Fletcher?
5 feet 8 inches
Who is Justin Fletcher married to?
How much money does Justin Fletcher earn?
$40,000 – $ 110,500
How much is Justin Fletcher worth?
$1 Million – $5 Million
Justin Fletcher Movies
- 1998–2004 Fun Song Factory
- 1999–2002 Tweenies
- 1999 Legoland
- 2000 Frogger 2: Swampy’s Revenge
- 2002–07 Tikkabilla
- 2003–2006 Boo!
- 2007–10 CBeebies on BBC Radio 7
- 2002 Higgledy House
- 2003–present Something Special
- 2006–07 CBeebies Continuity Links
- 2006 ToddWorld
- 2007–16 Shaun the Sheep
- 2007-9 Yo Gabba Gabba!
- 2008 Famous 5: On the Case
- 2007 Finley the Fire Engine
- 2008 Green Balloon Club
- 2009– Gigglebiz
- 2009–12 Timmy Time
- 2010 Jollywobbles
- 2011 Olly the Little White Van
- 2011–2017 Justin’s House
- 2015 Shaun the Sheep Movie
- 2019 A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon