Who Is Carrie Bickmore First Husband? TV Presenter Current Partner After Greg Lange Died Of Cancer

Carrie Bickmore

Carrie Bickmore is a TV presenter and talk show host. She first became well-known for hosting the radio program Hughesy and Kate.

In 2009, Bickmore ran her own award-winning TV show, The Project, which aired on weeknights on Network Ten. Between 2010 to 2014, the presenter fronted So You Think You Can Dance Australia with Paula Abdul. The presenter has three Gold Logie Awards in her name.

Bickmore had recently shed tears after a heartbreaking The Project interview. She talked with the parents of Uma Tomarchio, a four-year-old child fighting cancer.Uma can only survive from a bone marrow transfer. For this, her parents need a raise of $300,000.

Since Carrie had lost her husband to cancer ten years prior, the interview was difficult for her. Also, Uma's attitude of defiance had moved her.

Carrie Bickmore's Husband Greg Lange Died In 2010 From Cancer

Greg Lange, Carrie Bickmore's first husband, died of cancer on December 27, 2010, when he was 35.

Lange was diagnosed with a fourth-stage brain tumor. He passed away after battling the disease for more than ten years.

 Carrie Bickmore with Greg Lange.
Carrie Bickmore with Greg Lange.( Source : Dreshare )

In 2015, Bickmore received a Golden Logie Award, which she dedicated to her late partner. The same year, she estblished the Carrie’s Beanies 4 Brain Cancer Foundation. She has raised more than USD 18 million for the foundation.

Bickmore's CB4BC Foundation aims to fund research work on Brain Cancer. It also helps consult those suffering from the deadly disease.

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Who Was Carrie Bickmore's First Husband Greg Lange?

Carrie Bickmore's first husband, Greg Lange was born on November 24, 1976. He was the son of Peter Lange and a school teacher.

Lange was a prominent Australian media personality from Perth. He was a graduate of the University Of Western Australia.

 Carrie Bickmore's first husband, Greg with their son Oliver.
Carrie Bickmore's first husband, Greg with their son Oliver.( Source : Dailymail )

Despite Lange's fatal illness, they were able to get married and have a child, Oliver, in 2005 when Bickmore was just 25. She cited having their baby as their best joint achievement.

Bickmore continued Lange's legacy after he passed away at age 35 by founding Carrie's Beanies for Brain Cancer, which she announced in 2015 during her Gold Logie victory speech.

Who Is Carrie Bickmore Dating Now?

Carrie Bickmore is dating her partner Chris Walker since 2012. 

Following their chance encounter on the set of The Project, two years after Bickmore's husband Greg Lange lost his fight with brain cancer, their love story won the hearts of Australians.

Carrie Bickmore with Chris and her children.
Carrie Bickmore with Chris and her children.( Source : Bountyparents )

Bickmore told in an interview that her partner also suffered a loss in his life. She said:'Walker like many people understands loss and suffered his own loss in life and I think he just has a huge amount of compassion and he will always be incredibly supportive of me and for our family,' 

Walker now shares two daughters Carrie, Evie, and Adelaide. He is also a stepfather of Oliver.

Professionally, Walker is a television producer and broadcaster. He is one of the three proprietors of the Thinkative Television production firm, which created the well-known ABC shows The Weekly, Hard Quiz, and Tomorrow Tonight.

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