Davina McCall is an English TV host/presenter, model, actor, and philanthropist. She is of mixed descent, as she was born to a French mother and an English father. She is mostly known for hosting the show Big Brother from 2000 to 2010. She had a troubled childhood and experimented with various jobs as a young adult. She initially wished to be a singer. She then worked as a model and also hosted at nightclubs. She earned her first show as a host when MTV offered her Most Wanted in 1992. Since then, Davina has hosted numerous popular reality shows, game shows, and other programs, such as Streetmate, Big Brother, Celebrity Big Brother, Got to Dance, The Million Pound Drop, Long Lost Family, The Jump, This Time Next Year, and The Masked Singer. She has been part of many fundraisers and now hosts a podcast with her boyfriend, with whom she lives in Kent. She has been married and divorced twice and is the mother of three children from her second marriage.