Davina McCall

Television Presenter
Born Oct 16, 1967

Davina Lucy Pascale McCall is an English television presenter. She currently hosts the Channel 4 game show The Million Pound Drop Live, Sky1's reality talent show Got to Dance, and ITV shows The Biggest Loser and Long Lost Family. McCall is best known as the presenter of reality series Big Brother during its run on Channel 4 between 2000 and 2010.… Read More

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1967 Birth McCall was born on 16 October 1967 in Wimbledon, London to Florence (née Hennion) and Andrew McCall, and at the age of three went to live with her paternal grandparents in Surrey after the break-up of her parents' marriage. … Read More


1992 24 Years Old In 1992, McCall was hired as a presenter on Ray Cokes' Most Wanted on MTV Europe.
1995 27 Years Old In 1995, she went on to host the ITV late night game show God's Gift and in 1998 to present the cult Channel 4 dating show Streetmate.
1997 29 Years Old Her first marriage was to Andrew Leggett in 1997. … Read More


1998 - 2000 2 More Events
2001 33 Years Old 1 More Event
McCall continued to present other shows during the Big Brother period. When ITV's game show Don't Try This at Home! ended in 2001, she continued with the channel, presenting series such as Popstars: The Rivals and The Vault (1st series) in 2002, Reborn in the USA in 2003 and Love on a Saturday Night in 2004. … Read More
2005 37 Years Old McCall's performance on the final night of the sixth series in 2005 attracted press attention and some complaints for her treatment of housemate Makosi Musambasi.
2007 39 Years Old In December 2007, McCall presented a New Year's edition of The Friday Night Project, entitled The Friday Night New Year Project 2007.


2008 40 Years Old 1 More Event
By the ninth series of Big Brother in 2008, McCall was earning a reported £85,000 per episode. … Read More
2010 42 Years Old After presenting the seventh and final series of Celebrity Big Brother in January 2010, she fronted her eleventh and final regular edition over the summer. … Read More
2011 43 Years Old Having made the decision to leave the show after Ultimate Big Brother, McCall confirmed she would not be returning as host when Channel 5 announced in April 2011 that they had secured the rights to relaunch Big Brother in Summer 2011. … Read More
2012 44 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2012 and 2014, McCall co-hosted charity telethon Stand Up to Cancer with Alan Carr.
2013 45 Years Old 1 More Event
In April 2013, McCall presented one series of Five Minutes to a Fortune. … Read More
As part of the 2014 telethon, McCall and Carr also hosted a companion series Stars at Your Service'.
2015 47 Years Old In 2015, Davina will present her own series for ITV called Life at the Extreme to air later in the year. … Read More
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