John Playfair and Prue Leith have been living separately for over 9 years despite being a couple. They started dating in 2011 and have been married since 2016.
Prue Leith is a British-South African chef and television personality. She met fashion designer John Playfair at an event in 2011. They have been a couple ever since.
Prue Leith Husband John Playfair
John Playfair is a retired clothing designer.
He married the chef when he was 70 and she was 76. Talking about her husband in an interview, Prue said, she is back in the cooking business only because she has someone to cook for now.
Prue shared that she felt like she was 20 when she got married. She added there is no difference in getting married at any age.
Prue Leith: The secret to a happy marriage is separate houses https://t.co/JvAgw0wSQm
— The Telegraph (@Telegraph) November 25, 2016
The couple got married in Scottland. However, they technically lived separately even after the marriage.
John’s house was just a mile away from Prue’s house in the Cotswolds. John recently sold his house and moved in with Prue.
Prue was previously married to Rayne Kruger from 1974 to 2002. Rayne died in December 2002.
The couple had one son, Danny, and an adopted daughter, Li-Da in their family.
Is John Playfair On Wikipedia?
Unlike, Prue Leith, John does not have a Wikipedia page dedicated to himself.
John has retired from his fashion designing business and is currently enjoying the household chores.
— Prue Leith (@PrueLeith) April 24, 2021
On the other hand, Prue is still working as the judge for The Great Britain Bake Off. She started her career in 1960 at the Cordon Bleu Cookery School. In 1969, she opened her own restaurant called “Leith’s”. She did a job as a food columnist which inspired her to write cookery books and novels.
The 80-year-old restaurateur has now become the judge of four cooking television shows.
John’s Estimated Net Worth
There is no information on John’s earnings and salary.
However, his wife, Prue has a net worth to be 2 million pounds, as reported by The Sun in December 2020.