Who is Megan Wallace Cunningham, Craig Ferguson's wife?

Who is Megan Wallace Cunningham, Craig Ferguson's wife?

Craig Ferguson is a Scottish-American TV host, actor, comedian and writer. From 2005 to 2014, he hosted The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, for which he won a Peabody Award. In 2017, Ferguson released a six-episode web show with his wife titled Couple Thinkers. While much is known about Craig, how much do you know about his better half, Megan Wallace Cunningham?

Craig Ferguson and his wife Megan Wallace Cunningham during the 2014 Santa Monica Museum of Art Gala (L). Ferguson attending an event at the Langham Hotel in 2016 (R)
Craig Ferguson and his wife Megan during the 2014 Santa Monica Museum of Art Gala (L). Ferguson at the Langham Hotel in 2016 (R). Photo: Paul Redmond, Frederick M. Brown (modified by author)
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Despite being the wife of one of the biggest names in the American television industry, Megan manages to live a relatively private life. She supports her husband’s career and often accompanies him to red-carpet events, but beyond that, little is known about the celebrity wife. We have defied the odds to reveal lesser-known details about Megan Wallace Cunningham.

Megan Wallace Cunningham’s profile summary

Full nameMegan Wallace Cunningham
Year of birth1975
Age49 years old (2024)
Birthplace Chester, Vermont, USA
Height5’5’’ (165 cm)
Weight61 kg (134 lbs)
Body measurements in inches 36-32-39
Hair colourBlonde
Eye colourBrown
Marital statusMarried
SpouseCraig Ferguson
ParentsKevin and Linda Cunningham
ProfessionArt dealer, philanthropist
Famous asCraig Ferguson's wife

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How old is Megan Wallace Cunningham?

Wallace (aged 49 as of 2024) was born in 1975 in Chester, Vermont, USA. However, her exact date of birth remains a mystery.

Megan Wallace Cunningham's facts
TV host Craig Ferguson and Megan Wallace Cunningham during the 2007 USO World Gala at the National Building Museum. Photo: Paul Morigi
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According to The Famous People, she stems from a wealthy family that owns one of Vermont’s biggest farms. She is reportedly a descendant of John Adams, one of the United States Founding Fathers.

Megan Wallace Cunningham’s height

The celebrity spouse stands 5 feet 5 inches (165 cm) tall. As per reports, she weighs 60 kg (134 lbs). Her body measurements are 36-32-39 inches. Megan features blonde hair and a pair of brown eyes.

What does Megan Wallace Cunningham do for a living?

Cunningham launched her career as an art dealer shortly after graduating from college. However, her priceless collections are rarely shared in public.

In addition, she is a philanthropist who regularly helps victims of natural disasters with food and shelter. Wallace starred in her husband’s web show, Couple Thinkers, in 2017.

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According to the series’ IMDb profile, the couple travels worldwide to seek answers about topics we all wonder about. Alongside the world’s famous experts, Megan and Craig dive into everything from ‘’Can we stop ageing?’’ to ‘’Can real food change the world?’’

Craig Ferguson during the 2014 Comic-Con International at the San Diego Convention Center
Craig Ferguson during the 2014 Comic-Con International at the San Diego Convention Center in California, USA. Photo: Ethan Miller
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Who is Craig Ferguson?

Craig Ferguson, popularly known by his pseudonym Bing Hitler, made his career debut in 1980 in the UK. He later relocated to the US and bagged a role in the ABC sitcom The Drew Carey Show (1996-2004).

In 2005, Ferguson began hosting The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, which made him a household name in the entertainment industry.

From 2014 to 2017, he hosted the game show Celebrity Name Game, which earned him two Daytime Emmy Awards. The presenter has also made guest appearances on The Howard Stern Show and The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, among others. As an actor, he has starred in

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  • Modern Vampires (1998)
  • The Big Tease (1999)
  • Saving Grace (2000)
  • I’ll Be There (2003)
  • Lenny the Wonder Dog (2004)

Bing Hitler has written three books: American on Purpose (2009), a memoir, Between the Bridge and the River, a novel and Riding the Elephant: A Memoir of Altercations, Humiliation, Hallucination & Observations (2019).

Craig Ferguson’s age

Ferguson (aged 62 as of 2024) was born on 17 May 1962 in Springburn, Glasgow, Scotland. His father, Robert (1930-2006), worked in a post office, while his mother, Janet (1933-2008), was a primary school teacher.

Comedian Craig Ferguson and his wife Megan Wallace Cunningham during the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards in 2015
Comedian Craig Ferguson and his wife Megan Wallace Cunningham during the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards in 2015. Photo: Michael Buckner
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Craig has three siblings. His younger sister, Lynn Ferguson Tweddle, is also a presenter, comedian and on-screen star.

She was a writer on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson until July 2011. Bing Hitler attended Muirfield Primary School and later Cumbernauld High School.

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Is Craig Ferguson married?

Megan Wallace Cunningham and Craig Ferguson first met in 2005. Three years later, the duo exchanged nuptials in a private ceremony on the Wallace family’s farm in Chester.

As documented by PEOPLE, the TV host announced he was off the market in 2008 during The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, saying:

The wedding took place in Vermont, where they have legalized gay civil unions, but I married a woman. I am European, so I was both the groom and the maid of honour.

Despite their 13-year age difference, the couple have enjoyed marital bliss for over a decade. They have a son, Liam, who was born in 2011.

Who is Craig Ferguson's ex-wife?

While Megan’s marriage to Craig was her first, it was the third one for him. His first marriage was to graphic designer Anne Hogarth from 1983 to 1986.

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In 1998, Bing Hitler married Sascha Corwin, the founder of Los Angeles’ SpySchool. However, they divorced in 2004, citing irreconcilable differences. The ex-couple shares custody of their son, who was born in 2011.

Craig Ferguson during the 2016 AOL Build Speaker Series at AOL Studios
Craig Ferguson during the 2016 AOL Build Speaker Series at AOL Studios in New York City, USA. Photo: Santiago Felipe
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What is Craig Ferguson's net worth?

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Craig’s net worth is $30 million. He has amassed this wealth from his successful 44-year-old career in the entertainment industry. At his peak of hosting The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Ferguson earned an annual salary of $8.5 million.

Despite her husband's prominence, Megan Wallace Cunningham has a grounded and private lifestyle. Her marriage to Craig Ferguson has stood the test of time for 16 years, and she has become one admired by many. The duo’s personalities complement each other as they both possess a strong passion for art and entertainment.

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