Stephen Mulhern’s secret second job 'worth millions' as Saturday Night Takeaway ends

Stephen Mulhern is best known for his numerous presenting roles, including his recent stint hosting Dancing on Ice alongside Holly Willoughby, however, it's his second career that has made him millions.

The magician turned TV presenter, 47, is also something of a property mogul owning an impressive £2.9 million worth of buy-to-let properties up and down the UK, covering Leicester, London and Essex. His property firm, JFDI Productions, alone has six properties on the roll worth a staggering £2.2million altogether, reports Leicestershire Live.

And according to The Sun, Land Registry files revealed the company purchased a South Leicester house for £199,500 in 2019 and another Leicester property for £165,000 in 2020. Additionally, a South West London flat and an Essex house were acquired in 2015 for £753,000 and £290,000 respectively.

Stephen Mulhern
Stephen Mulhern's second career has seen him raking in millions -Credit:Getty Images
Stephen Mulhern
Stephen owns a string of properties across the UK -Credit:ITV

This Saturday, 13 April, will see the final-ever episode of Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway, as the presenting duo take a break to spend time with the families. This means that Stephen's role on the hit ITV show will also be coming to an end.

Discussing their decision to pause the show, Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly told Fault magazine: "Part of the reason we're pausing Takeaway is we need a break ourselves, and we need to spend some time with our family. We've both got children that we need to spend time with for a little bit."

Meanwhile, Stephen will continue hosting the ITV revival of Deal Or No Deal, and the gameshow In For A Penny. Speaking about which of her his shows is his favourite, and his hectic schedule s hectic schedule while filming Dancing on Ice, Stephen told OK!: "I love Dancing On Ice because it’s new and fresh. It’s my first year, so it’s taken the top spot.

"But Deal Or No Deal is a really close second – it’s amazing and is coming back for another series this year. There’s something about that show that is magic. Former host Noel Edmonds told me that when I took over, and he was completely right.

This Saturday, 13 April, will see the final-ever episode of Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway
This Saturday, 13 April, will see the final-ever episode of Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway -Credit:Kieron McCarron/ITV/Shutterstock

"Then I’m also going to be doing Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway, and In For A Penny, too – so it’s busy!"

He also opened up about reuniting with Holly Willoughby, with whom he previously presented Saturday Showdown, as he told us: "It’s been great to see her and spend more time with her. Life is life and it’s busy, so it’s good to see her all the time.

"When I joined [Dancing On Ice], Holly’s advice was just to be ourselves and because we’re friends, that comes naturally. We’ve known each other a long time, so I can work out quite easily when she’s going to say something and I’ll stop talking. It makes it so much easier when you know the person you’re hosting alongside."