Melanie Sykes

Television Presenter
Born Aug 7, 1970

Melanie Ann Sykes is an English television presenter and model.

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1970 Birth Born on August 7, 1970.


2001 30 Years Old She married Italian actor Daniel Caltagirone (b. 18 June 1972) in January 2001, and the couple had two children: Roman (born 2002) and Valentino Luca (born 21 July 2004). In July 2008 it was reported that the couple had split up, with Sykes having "grown apart" from Caltagirone, who had moved out of their Hampstead, London home. They divorced in June 2009.
2003 32 Years Old Her television career stalled for a period, although she made a successful comeback as host of Today with Des and Mel (with Des O'Connor) in 2003. … Read More
2005 34 Years Old She appeared as a guest panellist on the ITV daytime chat show Loose Women in October and November 2005 and later returned as a guest anchor in October 2008 and May 2009. … Read More
2006 35 Years Old 1 More Event
She left the show towards the end of 2006 and was replaced by Gail Porter. … Read More
2007 36 Years Old On 8 May 2007 and 5 November 2007 she again presented the show when O'Grady took leave from the series, and yet again while O'Grady was ill from 15 April to 18 April and 22 April and later on 2 November 2008 with Des O'Connor. … Read More
2008 37 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2008 she became a judge on The Sofa Factor for GMTV, where viewers send in short clips and the winner gets to present TV Pick of the Day plus win a trip to Las Vegas.
2010 39 Years Old In May 2010, she began co-hosting the BBC Radio 2 show Going Out With Alan Carr after the resignation of Emma Forbes.


In August 2011, she returned to daytime TV, presenting Let's Do Lunch With Gino and Mel, alongside Gino D'Acampo on ITV1.
2012 41 Years Old 1 More Event
She continued on the show until it finished in March 2012.
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