Carol Vorderman is a British media personality, best known for co-hosting the popular game show Countdown for 26 years from 1982 until 2008. This is a very popular British game show involving word and number puzzles produced by ITV Studios and broadcast on Channel 4. Nick Hewer has presented the show since 2012. Carol Vorderman, the show’s co-host, who had also been on the programme since it began, left the show in December 2008, at the same time as Des O’Connor. She was replaced by Rachel Riley.
In 2016, Vorderman is taking part in the sixteenth series of I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! This is a reality show where celebrities live in jungle conditions with few creature comforts. Now that she’s entered I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here, Carol has shared some interesting anecdotes from her busy and successful career with her campmates around the fire. Carol has shown her cheeky side, too, striking up a flirtatious rapport with comedian Joel Dommett. Futhermore, George Clooney once admitted he had a crush on her.
Carol Vorderman co-hosted Countdown for 26 years, from 1982 to 2008. Whilst appearing on Countdown, Vorderman began presenting other shows for various broadcasters including Better Homes and The Pride of Britain Awards for ITV, as well as guest hosting shows such as Have I Got News for You, The Sunday Night Project and Lorraine. Vorderman was also a presenter of ITV’s Loose Women from 2011 until 2014.