Claire Fellows biography, net worth, age, marriage ex – husband Ainsley Harriott

Claire Fellows is a costume designer who made it to the limelight because of the people around her. She is the former wife of Ainsley Harriott, a popular chef and media personnel.

Also, Claire Fellow is a younger sister to British comedian Grahams Fellow.

Although she has separated from Ainsley Harriott, however, she is still popular as his former wife, but now she lives away from the media, and as such, nothing much is known about her present life.

This article however covers details on her relationship with Ainsley Harriott, why they divorced among others.

To know more about Claire Fellows, continue reading this article to the end.

Profile Summary

Full Name Claire Fellows
Profession Celebrity Partner, costume designer
Nationality British
Birth Country United Kingdom
Gender Identity Female
Sexual Orientation Straight
Marital Status Single
Spouse Ainsley Harriott 1989-2012 (separated)
No Of Children 2 (Jimmy Harriott, Maddie Harriott)
Networth $2 million
Sibilings Graham Fellows

Claire Fellows’ biography

There are no details on Claire Fellows’ date of birth but she is believed to be in her early sixties, she was born in the United Kingdom thus making her a British by birth.

Claire Fellows is a younger sister to British comedian Graham Fellows who is well known in the entertainment industry, however nothing much is known about their parents.


There are no details on Claire Fellow’s education history but she is believed to be educated.


Claire Fellows, before meeting Ainsley Harriott, was a costume designer, although not popular as at then but her marriage to the celebrity chef brought her to the limelight as she would always attend award nights with him when they were still together.

How Claire Fellows and Ainsley Harriott met

According to the records there are no precise date when Claire Fellows and Ainsley Harriott met but it was revealed that they began 1988. They took their relationship to another level in 1989 when they finally got married in a private ceremony with their family and friends in attendance.

Claire Fellows and Ainsley Harriott relationship was blessed with two children; a son named Jimmy Harriott, born in 1992 and a daughter, Maddie Harriott born in 1995.

While Jimmy Harriott prefers to live a life away from the media, his sister Maddoe Harriott has however been seen with her dad on a number of occasions.

The reason behind their divorce

After 23 years of marriage, Claire Fellows and Ainsley Harriot ended their relationship in November 2012.

However, there are different speculations bothering on the reasons behind their divorce. One was that Ainsley was said to have been in an affair back in 2004 with another lady.

After the reports went viral, the couple began to live separately for the last eight years of their marriage. However, another reports via some tabloids claimed the reason for the divorce was because Ainsley was gay, he has however debunked the claims on social media.

Net worth

Claire Fellows is reportedly worth $2 million; despite her divorce from her husband, they are said to be still close friends.