James Clayton (BBC) Age, Wiki, Net Worth, Wife, Salary & Bio

James Clayton is a US-based journalist and famous personality. He went viral for interviewing the business magnate Elon Musk. Currently, he works for BBC North America as a tech reporter. Read the entire article for the latest information about his age, wiki, net worth, wife, salary, bio, children, family, ethnicity, parents, siblings, nationality, religion, facts, and more.

James Clayton Wiki/Biography

James Clayton was born in an American family in San Francisco, California, USA. His nickname is James. As his date of birth is not known, we couldn’t find his zodiac sign as well. While we know that he completed high school graduation, his educational qualifications are not shared yet.

Real NameJames Clayton
AgeLate 20s
Date of BirthNot Known
BirthplaceSan Francisco, California, USA
HometownSan Francisco, California, USA
Zodiac SignNot Known
CollegeNot Known
Famous ForInterviewing Elon Musk

James Clayton’s Wife, Children & Family

He is a married man. His wife’s name is Maya Rostowska. The couple dated for a few years before getting married in August 2019.

She currently works as a Producer at Vice News. As per her Linkedin profile, she previously worked as BBC Newnight’s Producer for over four years. The couple was blessed with a child named Kuba in May 2022.

While his ethnicity is mixed, he is an American citizen. Being a very private person, Clayton prevented himself from his personal details on the public forum. Thereby, there are no details available about his family members.

James Clayton Wife

James Clayton Age, Height & More

Though James Clayton’s exact age is unavailable, he is believed to be in his late 20s. He stands 5 feet 11 inches & weighs about 79 kg. He has dark brown hair and hazel eyes. His body measurements are not known whereas his shoe size is 12 (US).


He began his career as a journalist after completing his higher education. However, his earlier work isn’t available on the internet.

He became prominent in his profession after joining BBC Newsnight. In fact, he met his work there when she worked as a producer. However, he was later promoted to a tech reporter job position.

As a tech reporter, he covered technology news for BBC News’ North America branch. He has been working in the same position since April 2020.

He covered news about famous celebrities and incidents. His work was been published in notable media websites such as Terra, Yahoo News, The Telegraphy, and many more.

Throughout his career, he has interviewed notable personalities. However, he earned major popularity after earning a chance to interview Elon Musk. He secured the chance to interview after Twitter labeled BBC as “Government-funded media”.

Though the label is now changed to “Publically funded media”, the Twitter CEO has faced a huge backlash. Thereby, James managed to interview Musk. Though he asked a variety of questions, Elon was able to stun him with his answers.

James Clayton’s Net Worth & Salary

James Clayton’s net worth is $550,000 (estimated). His major source of income is his salary. Though his salary numbers aren’t publically, he would be making around $50,000 to $100,000 annually.


  • He has more than 25k followers with 4.7k tweets on Twitter.
  • He enjoys traveling and has visited a few countries such as Laos, Georgia, etc.
  • Leaving Twitter, he doesn’t actively use other social media sites.
  • He has a private Instagram account with the username jamesclayton23 with 213 followers.
  • Does he prefer sm0king? Not known.
  • Does he drink alc0hol? Yes.

FAQs about James Clayton

Who is James Clayton?

He is a journalist from San Francisco.

How old is James Clayton?

Late 20s.

Who is James Clayton’s wife?

Maya Rostowska.

Does James Clayton have children?

Yes, he has a baby named Kuba.

How much does James Clayton make?

His estimated worth is $550,000.

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