She's recently split from her long-term partner, but she has her eye on someone else already.
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson has never been short of admirers, but it seems he has certainly caught the eye of a certain newly-single British celebrity. Davina Mccall has admitted to messaging the former wrestler in the hopes that he'd notice her. Sorry, Davina, he's already taken!
Davina McCall at the SimplyHealth Great North Run
What are you up to, Davina? The 50-year-old TV presenter announced her split from her husband Matthew Robertson in November, and now it seems she's got her eye on someone else. Unfortunately for her, 45-year-old Dwayne Johnson is already in a relationship.
Continue reading: Has Davina McCall Got A Big Crush On Dwayne Johnson?
The star also revealed she and her estranged husband used an egg-timer technique to try to save their marriage
Bubbly presenter and fitness guru Davina Mccall has revealed she split from her husband of 17 years, Matthew Robertson, but the pair had used an egg-timer technique to try to save their marriage and work on their communication skills before the end.
Davina McCall is back on the single market after 17 years married
The 50-year-old explained the couple, who share children Holly, 16, Tilly, 14 and Chester, 11, would hold three-minute long timed discussions when the youngsters were in bed.
Continue reading: Davina McCall Has Split From Her Husband Of 17 Years
The ‘Gogglebox’ star has landed her first presenting gig.
'Gogglebox' star Scarlett Moffatt will host a revival of late nineties dating show ‘Streetmate’ on Channel 4.
The 26-year-old was crowned Queen of the Jungle on this year’s ‘I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here’ and Channel 4 have moved fast to capitalise on her popularity.
Scarlett Moffatt will host the Channel 4 rival of ‘Streetmate’
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Earlier this year the show was thrown into chaos, with numerous contestants being forced to leave due to injury.
Channel 4 is set to bring back reality show ‘The Jump’ despite the last series being plagued by contestants’ injuries and raising health and safety concerns. Last series eight of the show's constants were hospitalised, but this apparently hasn't stopped more stars wanting to sign up.
‘The Jump’ is coming back with Davina Mccall as host.
Channel 4 said: "The most talked about show of the year underwent a thorough review of safety standards following the last series. Series three averaged 2.3m million viewers across the six week run. Over six weeks and with Davina McCall again at the helm, this fourth series will follow famous faces who take to the slopes to compete in gruelling extreme winter sports.”
Continue reading: Despite Last Series' Injuries 'The Jump' Is Returning To Channel Four
Davina Mccall and Matthew Robertson seen at Soho Hotel - London, United Kingdom - Tuesday 28th June 2016
Davina Mccall - Glamour Women Of The Year Awards held on Berkeley Square - Arrivals - London, United Kingdom - Tuesday 7th June 2016
Davina Mccall - Davina McCall outside ITV Studios - London, United Kingdom - Wednesday 11th May 2016
Davina McCall regularly attends Narcotics Anonymous meetings and praises the "clever" organisation for providing continuous support. McCall has previously admitted to having a drug addiction during her mid-20s but with the support of the NA remains sober.
Davina Mccall has revealed she still goes to Narcotics Anonymous meetings at least once a month. The 47-year-old British television presenter has previously disclosed she was a drug addict in her 20s but manages her issues now with a regime of healthy living, avoiding any addictive substances (including alcohol) and regularly attending NA meetings.
Davina McCall still attends NA meetings.
Davina McCall admits she doesn't even touch alcohol anymore, these other celebrities are also proud to be on the straight and narrow.
Former addict Davina Mccall has admitted that she won’t even touch a drop of alcohol, because “it just leads [her] to drugs.” Davina has been vocal about her struggles with Class A drugs in her teens and early twenties, claiming during an interview in The Guardian, “Heroin makes you forget everything, no problems, no worries, no anything.”
Davina has spoken candidly about her past addiction
It was family friend (and former heroin addict) Eric Clapton, who encouraged Davina to quit the drug and clean up her act. Davina has since gone on to become one of the UK’s most loved television presenters, hosting Big Brother for ten years as well as game shows The Million Pound Drop and Five Minutes to a Fortune.
The former 'Big Brother' presenter admits: "Drink and drugs helped me feel glacially cool. Drugs helped me stop feeling so insecure about what people thought about me."
Davina Mccall hasn't ignored her dark past involving drugs and alcohol.
The TV presenter has openly admitted to that she was once addicted to the class A drug heroin.
Davina began taking illegal substances in her late-teens and by her mid-20's she was hooked.
Continue reading: Davina McCall Doesn't Touch Alochol To Avoid Drug Relapse
The TV presenter opens of on the toughest challenge of her life
Davina Mccall’s Sports Relief challenge was well documented. The 500-mile run, cycle and swim from Edinburgh to London left the TV presenter forlorn, but she was determined to push through, and ended up raising £750,000 for charity.
Davina McCall gave her all for Sports Relief
"It was like somebody had opened the floodgates, and I let out every single bit of grief that I had. I was sobbing my guts out. I kept crying every day. I cried with fear. I cried with joy. I couldn't stop," she told The Guardian’s Weekend Magazine. "I kept crying every day... I think I was just so tired that I had no defences, and I was just sobbing at everything."
Davina Mccall, Martina Navratilova, Emma Freud and Jenni Falconer - Davina McCall is joined by celebrity friends on the final day of her Sport Relief challenge 'Davina: Beyond Breaking Point' - London, United Kingdom - Friday 14th February 2014
The epic trip has just kicked off, but struggles are already prevalent
Davina Mccall – famous for her fitness levels and workout DVDs – is struggling with day one of her Sports Relief challenge, suffering from early stages of hypothermia.
Writing on Twitter, the official Sport Relief page wrote: "#Davina's had to take an unscheduled stop. So cold and battling the winds has made her body tense, muscle fatigue is setting in."
All the gear and no idea - only kidding Davina
Continue reading: Davina McCall Struggling On Day 1 Of Sports Relief Duties
Cheryl Cole is reportedly mulling over a deal that would see her become Britain's answer to Oprah Winfrey. According to the Daily Star, the Girls Aloud star has been offered a lucrative contract to host her own chat show on Sky1, starting next year.
A member of Cole's team explained, "Sky1 are desperate to get Cheryl to sign up.They've been in talks for a while and believe they will have wrapped up the deal within the next month.They think she could be the UK's Oprah because of her reputation as the nation's sweet-heart and are willing to pay big bucks to get her on board." Well, that's all fine and dandy, except, Winfrey has a considerable talent for connecting with her audience and getting the best out of her subjects, does Cheryl? Her people certainly seem to think so, with the insider adding, "They want the show to be emotional and confessional, not just another run-of-the-mill celebrity show." A source added, "Cheryl's people think she would come across brilliantly."
The television talk show is a risky market, especially in the UK, with several notable presenters failing spectacularly in the discipline. Davina Mccall was easily one of the most popular presenters around when she began hosting chat show 'Davina' in 2006, though BBC executives gave her the boot within two months.
Continue reading: Cheryl Cole Considers Deal To Become "Britain's Oprah Winfrey"
Date of birth
16th October, 1967