Television has become one of the most popular mediums of entertainment and knowledge. With a plethora of channels available in one screen, it caters to the viewing needs of almost every person on earth. Right from children to young ones, teenagers to adults, men and women and even oldies, it has something to offer for all. Interestingly, every television show has a presenter who hosts the program. The role of a television presenter is extremely challenging for he/she has to deal with an unseen audience and present to them shows, live and recorded, on varying genres. Television presenters are basically links between the shows and the audience. Working at odd hours, always being bright, beautiful and presentable, having a confident personality and possessing knowledge about everything under the sun are traits of a television presenter. British television has had a pool of talented television presenters who have earned a name for themselves - be it Carol Kirkwood and her show BBC Breakfast where she is the main weather presenter or Nicky Campbell and his shows Wheel of Fortune, Long Lost Family and Watchdog, Kate Thorton and her shows The X Factor and This Morning or David Dikinson and his flagship show The David Dickinson Show. To know more about the life, works and shows of British television presenters, read on.
Bear GryllsBear Grylls
07 June 1974
Sharon OsbourneSharon Osbourne
09 October 1952
Television host

Stacey DooleyStacey Dooley
09 March 1987
TV Presenter

Katie PiperKatie Piper
12 October 1983

Amanda HoldenAmanda Holden
16 February 1971

Rachel RileyRachel Riley
11 January 1986
TV Presenter
Jimmy SavileJimmy Savile
31 October 1926
DJ, Television & Radio Personality

Victoria Coren MitchellVictoria Coren Mitchell
18 August 1972
Television Presenter

Naga MunchettyNaga Munchetty
25 February 1975
Television Presenter

Nigella LawsonNigella Lawson
06 January 1960
Television Personality, Gourmet, Food Writer
Mary BerryMary Berry
24 March 1935
Food Writer, TV Presenter

Charlie DimmockCharlie Dimmock
10 August 1966
TV Presenter, Gardener
James MayJames May
16 January 1963
TV Presenter

Mark LabbettMark Labbett
15 August 1965
Television Personality

Mel GiedroycMel Giedroyc
15 June 1968
Television Presenter
Karl PilkingtonKarl Pilkington
23 September 1972
Television Presenter, Radio Producer

Holly WilloughbyHolly Willoughby
10 February 1981
Television Presenter, Model
Konnie HuqKonnie Huq
17 July 1975
Television Presenter

Charlie BrookerCharlie Brooker
03 March 1971
Critic, Humourist, Screenwriter

Bruce ForsythBruce Forsyth
22 February 1928
Television presenter, Actor, Comedian, Singer
Cilla BlackCilla Black
27 May 1943

Gerald DurrellGerald Durrell
07 January 1925
Naturalist, Conservationist
Jonathan RossJonathan Ross
17 November 1960

Phillip SchofieldPhillip Schofield
01 April 1962
Television Presenter

Anne HegertyAnne Hegerty
14 July 1958
TV Presenter

Guy MartinGuy Martin
04 November 1981
Motorcycle Racer
Edd ChinaEdd China
09 May 1971
Television Presenter
Joey EssexJoey Essex
29 July 1990
Television Personality

Kate AbdoKate Abdo
08 September 1981

Keith ChegwinKeith Chegwin
17 January 1957
Television Presenter

Liza TarbuckLiza Tarbuck
21 November 1964
Noel EdmondsNoel Edmonds
22 December 1948
Television Presenter

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Jeremy BeadleJeremy Beadle
12 April 1948
TV Presenter

Dani HarmerDani Harmer
08 February 1989

Suzi PerrySuzi Perry
03 May 1970
Television Presenter

Joe CornishJoe Cornish
20 December 1968
Carol McGiffinCarol McGiffin
18 February 1960
Radio Broadcaster

Robert WinstonRobert Winston
15 July 1940
Surgeon, Scientist, TV Presenter
Zeinab BadawiZeinab Badawi
24 November 1959

Harvey CantwellHarvey Cantwell
28 January 1999

Robin DayRobin Day
24 October 1923
Broadcaster, Journalist
Chris HarrisChris Harris
20 January 1975
Journalist, Television Presenter

Natalie SawyerNatalie Sawyer
23 October 1979
Television Presenter
Chris MorrisChris Morris
05 September 1965

Jameela JamilJameela Jamil
25 February 1986

Andrew FlintoffAndrew Flintoff
06 December 1977

Anton du BekeAnton du Beke
20 July 1966

Lisa FaulknerLisa Faulkner
19 February 1972
Rylan Clark-NealRylan Clark-Neal
25 October 1988
TV Presenter

Sue PerkinsSue Perkins
22 September 1969

Dick StrawbridgeDick Strawbridge
03 September 1959
Television Presenter

Claudia WinklemanClaudia Winkleman
15 January 1972
Journalist, Writer, Television presenter
Paddy McGuinnessPaddy McGuinness
14 August 1973

Fiona BruceFiona Bruce
25 April 1964
Television producer, Television presenter,
Danny DyerDanny Dyer
24 July 1977

Anna RichardsonAnna Richardson
27 September 1970

Sue BarkerSue Barker
19 April 1956
Television presenter
Paula YatesPaula Yates
24 April 1959
Television presenter, Journalist

Mathew HorneMathew Horne
06 September 1978
Alexa ChungAlexa Chung
05 November 1983
Model, Television presenter

John TorodeJohn Torode
23 July 1965
Television presenter

Roman KempRoman Kemp
28 January 1993
Radio host
Caroline FlackCaroline Flack
09 November 1979
Television presenter

Martin ClunesMartin Clunes
28 November 1961
Comedian, Actor, Film director, Musician
Tess DalyTess Daly
27 April 1969
Model, Presenter, Journalist

Peaches GeldofPeaches Geldof
13 March 1989
Journalist, Television presenter, Model,

Carol VordermanCarol Vorderman
24 December 1960
Television presenter, Journalist, Engineer

Bradley WalshBradley Walsh
04 June 1960
Association football player, Comedian, Film actor
Monty DonMonty Don
08 July 1955
TV Presenters
Stacey SolomonStacey Solomon
04 October 1989
Singer, Model

Shaun RyderShaun Ryder
23 August 1962

John BarrowmanJohn Barrowman
11 March 1967

Cat DeeleyCat Deeley
23 October 1976
Actor, Singer, Model, Radio personality
Kevin McCloudKevin McCloud
08 May 1958
writer, presenter, designer, journalist

Gabby LoganGabby Logan
24 April 1973
Radio personality, Television presenter

Kenny EverettKenny Everett
25 December 1944
Radio personality

Rochelle HumesRochelle Humes
21 March 1989

Denise van OutenDenise van Outen
27 May 1974
Sarah FergusonSarah Ferguson
15 October 1959

Louise RedknappLouise Redknapp
04 November 1974
Television presenter, Singer, Musician
Les DennisLes Dennis
12 October 1953
Actor, Comedian

Jon PertweeJon Pertwee
07 July 1919

Fearne CottonFearne Cotton
03 September 1981
Television presenter, Voice actor, Journalist,
Steve BackshallSteve Backshall
21 April 1973

Ben FogleBen Fogle
03 November 1973
Explorer, Television presenter, Writer
Caroline QuentinCaroline Quentin
11 July 1960

Davina McCallDavina McCall
16 October 1967
Television presenter

Tony RobinsonTony Robinson
15 August 1946
Television producer, Television actor, Film actor,

Helen SkeltonHelen Skelton
19 July 1983
Television presenter
Denise WelchDenise Welch
22 May 1958
Actor, Autobiographer

Christine LampardChristine Lampard
02 February 1979
Television presenter
Richard OsmanRichard Osman
28 November 1970
Creative director, Television presenter,

Kerry KatonaKerry Katona
06 September 1980
Actor, Television presenter, Singer, Writer,
Robson GreenRobson Green
18 December 1964

Vanessa FeltzVanessa Feltz
21 February 1962
Television personality
Sally PhillipsSally Phillips
10 May 1969