DAN Walker has become one of the BBC's biggest stars, up earliest to present BBC Breakfast before filling in at night for Match of the Day. Here is all you need to know about the presenter who replaced Bill Turnbull... Who is Dan Walker? Born March 19, 1977, Daniel Meirion Walker is an English journalist and television presenter from Crawley, West Sussex. Dan earned a BA degree in History before undergoing an MA degree in Journalism at the University of Sheffield. Dan is an active patron of several charities including the Sheffield Children's Hospital alongside Jessica Ennis-Hill Dan married Sarah Walker in 2001 and the couple has three children together. What other TV shows has Dan been on? His professional broadcasting career started with work experience at Sheffield's Hallam FM before joining BBC regional news programme North West Tonight. Dan has hosted BBC's Football Focus since taking over from Manish Bhasin in August 2009. He also presents on BBC Radio 5 Live and regularly … [Read more...] about How old is Dan Walker? BBC Breakfast host, Songs Of Praise presenter and dad of three
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RITA Ora has rarely been out of the headlines since first arriving on the scene in 2012. The singer is one of the biggest names in pop and has multiple smash hits. Who is Rita Ora, how old is she and how did she start her career? Rita Ora is a 27-year-old singer, actress, presenter, judge and model of Albanian heritage. Born in Yugoslavia in 1990, Rita grew up in London after her family fled from Kosovo for political reasons. She auditioned - but later withdrew - for the BBC's Eurovision: Your Country Needs You before signing a recording deal with Jay-Z's Roc Nation label in 2008. Rita's debut album, Ora, was released in 2012 and spawned several chart hits - R.I.P, How We Do (Party), Shine Ya Light and Radioactive. She scored her fourth number one in 2014 with the release of I Will Never Let You Down which was intended to launch Rita's second album. Rita released Poison in 2015 which reached the top 3 and was followed by Chris Brown collaboration, Body On Me, but the album never … [Read more...] about How old is Rita Ora, who is her ex-boyfriend Andrew Watt and when was her Fifty Shades Freed duet with Liam Payne released?
JOEL Dommett charmed viewers as a relative unknown on I'm A Celebrity back in 2016. Now he's back on our screens for Extra Camp in 2018 - here's five quick facts about him... He got on well in the jungle Joel went into I'm A Celeb 2016 as a single man, and immediately entered into a flirty rapport with glamorous former Countdown boffin Carol Vorderman. At the time, the potential match even received the backing of Joel's ex. Joel got a little hot under the collar when he overhead a conversation Carol was having about buying nipple tassels. The bearded chappy also made a big impression when called upon to do his first Bushtucker Trial, conquering his fear of heights to scale a 100 ft crane and bring the maximum 10 stars back to camp. He proved himself to be a team player and an all-round nice guy - particularly when he gave up his phone call from home so that other camp mates could have longer to talk to their loved ones. Eventually Joel came second to Gogglebox's Scarlett … [Read more...] about Extra camp host Joel Dommett – five facts about the I’m A Celebrity star and ITV presenter
ALJAZ Skorjanec is a Strictly Come Dancing hunk who's danced his way into the hearts of BBC viewers across the nation. Here's the lowdown on the handsome star who's married to co-star Janette Manara. Who is Aljaž Skorjanec, how old is he and what his background? Aljaž Skorjanec is a 28-year-old-professional dancer from Slovenia. He was born in Ptuj and after starting to dance at the age of five, went on to become a 19-time Slovenian champion in Ballroom, Latin and Ten Dance. Aljaz joined the programme in 2013, and in that very same year he won with partner Abbey Clancy. After his victorious win he was paired with Call the Midwife actress Helen George, but the pair were eliminated following their Paso Doble dance in week eleven. He then came tenth with presenter Alison Hammond in 2015. In last year's series, Aljaz was paired up with model Daisy Lowe, the dancing duo made it to week eight before they were eliminated. Is Aljaz single? Aljaz is married to fellow … [Read more...] about Who is Aljaz Skorjanec? Strictly 2018 pro paired with BBC anchor Kate Silverton
THE BBC have slammed Netflix for 'ripping off Planet Earth and stealing Sir David Attenborough', it has been reported. Bosses at the Beeb are unhappy with Netflix series Our Planet, which is narrated by the same broadcaster as the channel's award-winning nature programmes. Attenborough, 92, will voice all eight episodes of Our Planet, filmed over four years with a 600-strong crew. Show insiders have insisted that the programme is not a copy of the BBC's annual Natural History Unit productions - such as Planet Earth. The Netflix series has been made by NHU chief Alastair Fothergill, who has a long-standing relationship with Sir David. A source told The Mirror: "They’ve nicked the filming techniques, the stories, even the title from us, not to mention the presenter. "And it’s been made by an ex-BBC producer who still makes natural history programmes for the BBC. There is nothing in any way original about this series. "The only difference is they used 600 crew for work … [Read more...] about BBC slam Netflix for ‘ripping off Planet Earth and stealing Sir David Attenborough’