Becky Nicholson is the wife of Jamie Vardy, a famous soccer player. Becky once made headlines for being in multiple relationships and also for appearing in the reality show, ‘I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!’ She has also appeared in many popular talk shows, and shared her experience of being subjected to sexual molestation and violence. Becky has also spoken about many other sensitive issues in the popular TV show, ‘Loose Women.’ She has been invited to take part in many famous reality shows just to share her experiences. Becky also came across as a bold and confident person when she was bombarded with death threats for posting her opinions on sensitive issues on Twitter. One of her tweets was also criticized by a section of people. Becky hogged the limelight yet again when her husband got involved in a dispute with his parents.
The Life Story
Becky started her career as a model. Thanks to her good looks, she was approached by many modeling agencies and she eventually took up one of the offers. Becky has always been active on social media. One of her photoshoots, where she posed for a renowned photographer, went viral on the internet which helped her modeling career.
Becky’s status on social media was elevated right after the video of her photoshoot went viral. This gave Becky an opportunity to bag many more modeling offers, along with a couple of acting offers. She finally zeroed in on the reality show, ‘I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!’ In the show, 12 celebrities were made to live together in the harsh conditions of a forest. Becky became the third celebrity to be evicted from the show.
The show gave Becky the much needed recognition and she became a star overnight. But even after receiving such fame, Becky never tried her hand at Hollywood. Instead, she went back to her previous career and continued working as an event manager. Her career choice not only gave a new direction to her professional life but also introduced her to Jamie Vardy.
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Becky first married a guy named Mark Godden when she was still a teenager. The marriage was dissolved after a span of six months because of the extramarital affair that Becky had with Peter Andre, a singer turned reality TV star. Mark also stated that Becky had lost interest in him and that she spent much of her time on herself rather than nurturing their marriage. Becky’s fling too, didn’t last long because of Peter’s sexual incompetency, as stated by her.
Becky then met Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy at his birthday party. She was hired as the party organizer and also worked as the promoter of the venue in which the party was being held. Their first meeting was extremely professional and Becky didn’t seem very keen to meet Jamie again. It was Jamie who took a fancy to Becky. He started wooing her for a good couple of months before they started dating.
They dated for two years and were blessed with a daughter whom they named Sofia. They finally got married in 2016 but Jamie’s parents did not attend the wedding as they had issues with Becky’s past relationships. Jamie went on to launch a training academy named ‘V9 Academy’ for non-League players, in which Becky serves as the director.
Becky has appeared in many talk shows. In the show ‘Good Morning Britain’, she shared her experience of being tear-gassed at a soccer match. In a match between England and Russia, which took place inside Stade Velodrome in Marseille, violence broke out which resulted in Becky being tear-gassed along with others. Becky said that she was treated like an animal by Russian fans.
Becky opened up about her childhood experience of being sexually molested in the talk show, ‘Loose Women.’ She strongly condemned the act as it had a negative psychological impact throughout her adolescence.
Personal Life & Family
Becky Nicholson was born on 17th February 1982 in England. Her real name is Rebekah Nicholson. She is the mother of Taylor who was born from her relationship with footballer Luke Foster. Her daughter Megan was born from another relationship. Jamie and Becky’s daughter, Sofia, was born in 2014. They also have a son named Finley. Ella, Jamie’s daughter from his previous relationship with Emma Daggett, lives with Jamie and Becky.