Chantelle Houghton

Television Personality + Glamour Model + Media Personality + Television Presenter + Columnist and Novelist
Born Aug 21, 1983

Chantelle Vivien Houghton is an English glamour model and television personality. She was the first 'non-celebrity' to feature in the Channel 4 reality TV show Celebrity Big Brother in 2006. She emerged as the winner of series 4, beating 0 celebrities:, winning a prize of £25,000. Following a much-publicised on-screen courtship, Houghton married former fellow Celebrity Big Brother 2006 contestant Samuel Preston of The Ordinary Boys in August 2006.… Read More

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1983 Birth Born on August 21, 1983.


2001 17 Years Old After various friends suggested she would make a good model, Houghton entered a 2001 competition run by a Motorcycle News magazine, and after winning it became a promotions girl. … Read More
2003 19 Years Old In 2003, she entered a Daily Star competition as a page three girl, which she did not win, but appeared once in the tabloid newspaper.


2005 21 Years Old She appeared as a Soccerette model on Sky TV's Soccer AM show, and worked for a lookalike agency, portraying Paris Hilton. In 2005 she competed in a Miss Greater London beauty pageant, where she lost to Jenny Velasquez who took the crown and went on to compete in Miss England. … Read More
Houghton announced her engagement to Preston on 11 April 2006. In an exclusive £300,000 deal each with OK!, they were married on 25 August 2006 at the Dartmouth House in Mayfair, London.
2007 23 Years Old The rumours of the final breakdown to their marriage were confirmed on 21 November 2007, when London's Reuters News Agency announced that Houghton had been granted a decree nisi at First Avenue House. … Read More
2008 24 Years Old After their honeymoon, the couple moved to Preston's flat in Brighton. In a later 2008 interview with Piers Morgan, Houghton admitted that Preston had told her one-month after the wedding that he had not wanted to marry her. The couple continued giving interviews to various magazines, with Houghton losing weight and colouring her hair brunette to look more like Preston's former fiancee Camille. Ten months later, on 27 June 2007 they announced in a joint statement that they were ending their marriage. "After much soul-searching and tearful discussions we have sadly decided to end our marriage," they said in the statement. "We hope we can always remain friends and still love each other but we both think we put so much pressure on one another to make our marriage work that it has ended up destroying our relationship. … Read More
2009 25 Years Old In 2009, she had a brief cameo and small appearance in the ITV drama Whatever It Takes. … Read More
2010 26 Years Old 1 More Event
On 24 August 2010, Houghton was the second housemate to enter the Ultimate Big Brother house behind winner of Big Brother 2010, Josie Gibson, to compete for "Ultimate Housemate". … Read More
2012 28 Years Old On 17 June 2012, Houghton gave birth to a baby girl named Dolly, with her then-fiancé, cage-fighter Alex Reid.
Chantelle a appeared in a photo shoot in Closer Magazine on 19 February 2013, it was accompanied by an interview talking about her new bikini body.


2014 30 Years Old On 3 December 2014, Chantelle launched her own line of hair extension range called 'Chantelles'.
2015 31 Years Old On 31 March 2015, she appeared in a photoshoot on the cover of NOW Magazine alongside an interview detailing her weightloss, workout regime and diet plan.
On 6 January 2016, she appeared on a TV. … Read More
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