Christine Bleakley

Ni Television Presenter
Born Feb 2, 1979

Christine Louise Bleakley is a television presenter from Northern Ireland. She joined Daybreak on ITV as co-presenter with Adrian Chiles in September 2010. She is a former co-presenter of BBC One's The One Show, and a former contestant on Strictly Come Dancing. On 18 November 2011 is was announced that Bleakley is to co-host Dancing On Ice alongside Phillip Schofield after Holly Willoughby left because of other commitments.… Read More

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1979 Birth Born on February 2, 1979.


2003 24 Years Old Bleakley dated Belfast Giants star Curtis Bowen as she started her TV career. After breaking up with Bowen in 2003, Bleakley dated Dublin restaurant owner Christian Stokes to whom she got engaged in 2004.
2004 25 Years Old Bleakley moved into television with BBC Northern Ireland hosting a wide variety of shows. One of her programmes was called Sky High which saw her flying around Northern Ireland in a helicopter in 2004. … Read More
2007 28 Years Old Outside Northern Ireland, Bleakley co-hosted the BBC Two's Let Me Entertain You with Brian Conley. In July 2007, she became co-host of The One Show on BBC One, replacing Myleene Klass as the female co-host. … Read More


In 2009, Bleakley occasionally hosted The National Lottery Draws on BBC One.
Bleakley co-hosted a segment of the Sport Relief telethon with Gary Lineker in March 2010.
From 2011 until 2015, Bleakley co-hosted ITV's Christmas telethon Text Santa.
2013 34 Years Old On 1 November 2013, Bleakley began presenting a series called Off The Beaten Track. … Read More
In August 2014, Bleakley was announced as the new brand ambassador for Soft & Gentle anti-perspirant.
In 2015, Bleakley hosted the six-part documentary series Wild Ireland which saw her travel across the Wild Atlantic Way in Ireland. … Read More
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In September 2016, it was announced that Bleakley would return to the BBC to co-present The Nature of Friendship. … Read More
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