Amanda Holden

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Amanda Holden (born 16.02.71)

Amanda Holden is an English actor, singer and television presenter, best known as one of the judges for 'Britain's Got Talent'.

Amanda Holden: Net Worth

In 2013, Celebrity Net Worth claimed that Amanda Holden had a net worth of 3 million USD.

Amanda Holden: Childhood

Amanda Holden was born in Portsmouth to Frank and Judith Holden, but spent most of her time growing up in the Hampshire town of 'Bishop's Waltham'. Holden began acting at Bishop's Waltham Little Theatre Company while she was still in primary school. She graduated from Mountview Theatre School in 1992, and went straight into her first role in the Granada series, 'In Suspicious Circumstances'. Before this, in 1991, she appeared as a contestant on 'Blind Date'.

Amanda Holden: Career

In 2006, Holden began working on the ITV show, 'Wild at Heart', and stayed on the show for three seasons. In 2007, she appeared as one of the judges on 'Britain's Got Talent' being the longest running judge, alongside Simon Cowell. In April, 2009, Holden appeared as a guest presenter on the CBS program, 'The Early Show'. She went on to become the UK correspondent for the show in that same year.

Holden also began writing a gossip column on the UK newspaper, 'News Of The World', until it ended publication in 2011 after 168 years. She has gone on to work as a television host on many UK shows, mostly on the UK channel ITV. In 2014, she filled in for presenter Holly Willoughby's maternal leave on the show 'This Morning'.

Amanda Holden: Personal Life

In 1995, Holden married the English comedian Les Dennis, although she began an affair with actor Neil Morrissey which was exposed in 2000. Holden and Dennis separated for a time, before getting back together. They then separated again in 2002, before being divorced in 2003.

In 2006, Holden gave birth to her first child with her fiancé, Chris Hughes, before the couple were married in 2008. In 2010, she suffered from a miscarriage, followed by a 7 month stillbirth in 2011. In 2012, she gave birth to her second daughter.

Biography by Contactmusic.com
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by Ed Biggs | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 17th January 2015

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by Elinor Cosgrave | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 11th July 2014

Both Amanda Holden and Christine Bleakley will be covering for This Morning presenter Holly Willoughby when she goes on maternity leave this September. 43-year-old Holden will be co-hosting with Phillip Schofield on the ITV show...

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Collabro Have Won 'Britain's Got Talent' 2014

by Elinor Cosgrave | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 8th June 2014

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by Sophie Miskiw | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 25th April 2014

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The Paul Potts Story Heads To The Big Screen With James Corden [Trailer]

by Jack de Aguilar | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 5th September 2013

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Can You Smell Egg? Simon Cowell Gets Pelted Mid-BGT Final [Video]

by Lauren James | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 10th June 2013

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Britain’s Got Talent Egg Thrower Is ‘A Stupid Cow’ According to Amanda Holden

by Jack de Aguilar | News | Lifestyle / Showbiz | 9th June 2013

She may not have got a single eggy molecule on her dress, but Amanda Holden is furious with Natalie Holt Britain’s Got Talent’s egg-wielding rebel. She labeled her a ‘stupid cow’ as the rest of...

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Little Britain: David Walliams and Lara Stone Welcome Baby Boy

by Michael West | News | Lifestyle / Showbiz | 7th May 2013

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Britain’s Got Talent Judges Hit Birmingham (Pictures)

by Jack de Aguilar | News | Lifestyle / Showbiz | 8th February 2013

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Judges Return for Britains Got Talent, Auditions Started With a Splash

by Lorna Greville  | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 18th January 2013

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Tags: Simon Cowell - Amanda Holden - David Walliams

Amanda Holden Gets Escorted To A Car At LAX With Her Husband And Daughters

Footage | 13th August 2012

Actress and 'Britain's Got Talent' judge Amanda Holden is snapped arriving at LAX Airport after flying from the UK with her record producer husband Chris Hughes and their two young daughters Alexa 'Lexi' Louise Hughes,...

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Pregnant Amanda Holden Leaves London's Theatre Royal

Footage | 26th August 2011

Amanda Holden, the British actress and television personality, spotted leaving the Theatre Royal in London after performing in 'Shrek: The Musical'. Wearing an elegant white dress, Amanda signed autographs and posed for pictures with fans...

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Holden Explains Kelly Brook's Britain's Got Talent Exit

by Contributor | News | | 13th February 2009

Britain's Got Talent judge Amanda Holden has spoken publicly about the sacking of her former colleague Kelly Brook from the ITV1 show.The model and actress was cut from the talent show judging panel after only...

Tags: Amanda Holden - American Idol - Kelly Brook - Piers Morgan - Simon Cowell

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Good Luck Amanda... I hope all is well ! xx

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