Joe Wilkinson is a British comedian, actor, and writer. He started playing comedy in the village pub in 2004 and also toured with famous comedians. His solo tours started in 2011. He appears on TV shows and is seen currently on 8 out of 10 Cats Does Countdown. He and Diane Morgan are seen in ‘Two Episodes of Mash’.
Joe Wilkinson girlfriend and secret marriage
Joe Wilkinson married his girlfriend Petra Exton in 2015 in a secret wedding function which was held in Brighton. He had talked about it in an interview:
“I got married to Petra at Brighton Town Hall at the end of July. We then had a fairly low-key do in Cooksbridge. We were very lucky as that was outside and it turned out to be a lovely sunny day. “
It was on 31 July 2015 with the reception held at Beechwood Hall, Beechwood Ln, Cooksbridge, UK. Their attire was put as: ‘Sun, Fun, and able to Run’. In the same interview, Joe had also mentioned about his honeymoon. He said:
“Yes, we had 10 days on the Amalfi Coast, which was stunning!”
So who is Petra Exton? What is her family life before she married Joe? What about her education and career? Worry not, we have all the answer to your queries regarding this beautiful wife of Joe and their relationship!
Petra Exton and their dating
Petra Exton and Joe met at a party. They were introduced to each other through mutual friends. Both resided at Brighton and liking each other commenced dating in 2011.
And after 4 years of uneventful courtship, the secretive wedding! They do not have any children yet but their married life is going strong and blissful. Petra also enjoys spending her time with her two nieces; the pictures of whom she often uploads on her social media.
Joe and Petra spend time together. Disclosing how they spend their free time, Joe had said:
“I don’t actually have much spare time these days. Petra and I just like to be out and about, exploring Sussex. We’ve not long moved to Brighton from London and have found there’s so much to see down here. I’m into football as well. I support Gillingham and like to watch them. But I also recently got involved with Burgess Hill. They’ve been really helpful with the research I’ve been doing for the show – especially ‘Burgess Hill Dave’ who runs it. They got promoted last season but aren’t doing too well at the moment.”
“I run about 3 times a week at the moment. There are about 14 or 15 of us, including Petra, who go out every Tuesday. We do that run with a staggered start, the slowest setting off first, so we all hopefully finish together. We’re training for the Brooks 10k in November, and are currently up to about 7.7k. I also do my own run, usually on Thursdays.”
Petra Exton profession and career
Petra Exton is a creative photographer. Her Twitter account mentions that she is a “photographer with a penchant for interiors, style, and food-styles and shoots-Loves shiny things including glitter balls!” She is a self-trained interior decorator. She specializes in creating images using natural light to produce an ethereal style.
Petra Exton works as resource manager and consultant at New Natives since December 2017. She was a resource consultant with Propellernet from Jan to July 2016 for 7 months. She was also in a similar position with Webcredible, London from January to March 2015. She was a traffic manager consultant with Bloom Worldwide from March to July 2014.
She has worked as resource management consultant with Sightsavers from February to May 2013. She was a freelance resource director with Glue Isobar from July to November 2012. She has been with creative services-Talent (Poke) for less than one year.
Petra was with Agency.com from April 2008 to August 2009 as creative services manager. She was studio manager with Glass from May 2007 to May 2008. She was with Glue London (as traffic manager from June 2006-May 2007), LBi (as creative services manager from 2006-2007), BBC Broadcast/Red Bee Media (as studio manager/production executive from August 2002 to June 2006), with Victoria Real (as operations manager from 1998 to 2004) and with Wheel (as creative services manager from 2002-2003.
About her Education/childhood
Petra has done her diploma in Photography from the University of the Arts London (2009-2010). She had done her BA Hons. In Media Studies from 1992 to 1995 from the University of Sussex.
There are limited facts about her childhood on the internet. Her date of birth, parental names, profession, siblings, and family is kept private and not known.
Reference: (wikipedia.org, people.com)