Holly Willoughby Biography

Published On Jul 10, 2017
Facts of Holly Willoughby
Date of Birth: 1981 , February-10
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
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At the age of 14, Holly Willoughby signed Strom Model Management and appeared in teen magazines for girls such as Just Seventeen, More! and Mizz. Further, she started modeling underwear and made her appearance in advertisement and posters.

Talking more about her professional career, Willoughby won the audition for a CITV show. Since then she has appeared in several popular shows such as S Club 7, Xchange, CBBC: X-perimental, CBBC at the Fame Academy, Ministry of Mayhem, Feel the Fear and much more. However, Holly got much popularity and attention from “This Morning”, “The Xtra Factor” and “Dancing on Ice”.

Regarding her ethnicity she is white and TV personality Willoughby holds a British nationality. Talking more about her personal life, she is a married woman. Her husband Dan Baldwin is a producer on Ministery of Mayhem. The beautiful couple has three children together and they are leading a happy married life iwith no apparent sign of divorce.

Moving on to Holly’s economic aspects, she has a net worth of around $6 million. Besides this monetary aspects, Willoughby has earned many prestigious awards such as BAFTA award for her work as a children’s TV presenter, “Glamour Award” for TV Personality, and was awarded the title “Best Celebrity Cleavage” on National Cleavage Day. Along with this, she was also listed in 100 Sexiest Women by FHM’s.

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Born in United Kingdom


Holly Willoughby was born on 10 February 1981 in Brighton, East Sussex, England, Uk. She is best known for her appearance on the show “This Morning”, “The Xtra”, and “Dancing on Ice”.

Professional Career


In the year 2000, Willoughby won an audition for the show on CITV and appeared in a show named S Club 7, which is an English pop group from London created by former Spice Girls manager Simon Fuller. In the same year, she started hosting several children’s shows such as X-perimental and CBBC at the Fame Academy.

Rejoined CITV


Holly rejoined CITV to host the show Ministry of Mayhem. Two years Later the name of the show was changed and named Holly & Stephen’s Saturday Showdown

Co-host Dancing on Ice


Holly started co-host with Phill Schofield, the TV show named “Dancing on Ice”. In that show, popular celebrities are partnered with the professional dancer to learn ice-dancing.

Married Producer on Ministry of Mayhem


Willoughby married her longterm boyfriend Dan Baldwin, a producer on Ministry of Mayhem. The couple is still together and living happily with their three children named Belle Baldwin, Chester William Baldwin, and Harry James Baldwin. 

Hosted Dating Games Show


In this year, Willoughby hosted the show Streetmate, which is a dating game show. In the same year, she co-hosts the show “Holly & Fearne Go Dating.” Again, In the following year, She appeared as a team captain on the show “Celebrity Juice”.

Presented Many Shows


In the year 2012, as a television personality, Willoughby presented many shows such as The Voice UK with Reggie Yates, Surprise Surprise, Text Santa with Ant & Dec and Play to the Whistle on ITV in 2016.

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According to sources, As in 2017, the famous TV personality has a net worth of 6 million dollars. Her main source of income is television shows which help her to maintain her celebrity lifestyle.