Charlotte Crosby

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Charlotte-Letitia Crosby
BornSunderland, Tyne and Wear, England
OccupationTelevision personality
 
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Charlotte-Letitia Crosby
BornSunderland, Tyne and Wear, England
OccupationTelevision personality

Charlotte-Letitia Crosby is an English reality television personality from the Houghton area in Sunderland. She rose to fame in 2011 after appearing in the MTV reality series Geordie Shore. She also won the twelfth series of Celebrity Big Brother.

Career[edit]

Crosby is best known for being a cast member of MTV's reality show Geordie Shore, which she has starred in since 2011. She has currently featured in all 7 series of the show, including the seventh series which began airing 17 September 2013.[1] During her time on the show, she's known for her on/off relationship with fellow cast member Gaz Beadle. Recently however they've become more distant from each other to protect Crosby's relationship with her boyfriend Mitchell Jenkins.[2]

In November 2012, alongside her Geordie Shore cast members, Crosby guest appeared in the 2012 MTV Europe Music Awards where they presented the award for Best Male, which Justin Bieber won.[3][4]

In February 2013, Crosby appeared on The Sarah Millican Television Programme alongside her Geordie Shore cast members Gary Beadle, James Tindale and Holly Hagan.[5]

On 23 August 2013, Crosby entered the Celebrity Big Brother house to compete in the twelfth series. On 13 September, she was crowned the winner of the series beating Abz Love who finished as runner-up.[6][7]

In September 2013, Crosby appeared on Celebrity Juice, This Morning and The Wright Stuff.[8][9][10]

In January 2014, it was confirmed that Crosby would have her own reality series on TLC where she will spend time in different extreme cultures and to live with some of the world's unique communities. "I am bursting with excitement about my new show with TLC. I literally want to run around shouting about it from the rooftops!"[11] The series will be called The Charlotte Crosby Experience.[12]

Personal life[edit]

Crosby was given an 18 month driving ban after she was found guilty of drink driving.[13]

Filmography[edit]

YearShowRoleNote
2011–presentGeordie ShoreHerselfCast member
20122012 MTV Europe Music AwardsGuest, presented Best Male award
2013The Sarah Millican Television ProgrammeSeries 2, episode 4
2013Celebrity Big BrotherSeries 12 housemate
2013, 2014Celebrity Big Brother's Bit on the SideSeries 12 housemate, Series 13 guest
2013The Wright Stuff1 episode, 17 September 2013
2013Celebrity JuiceSeries 10, episode 4
2013This Morning1 episode, 24 September 2013
2013Celebrity Wedding PlannerSeries 4, episode 2
2013Xtra Factor1 episode, 10 November 2013
2014Fake ReactionSeries 2, episode 2
2014–presentThe Charlotte Crosby ExperiencePresenter

References[edit]

  1. ^ "GEORDIE SHORE SERIES 7 BEGINS". Facebook. Retrieved 13 September 2013. 
  2. ^ Gaz threatens to leave Geordie Shore over Charlotte’s boyfriend | Metro News
  3. ^ "MTV Europe Music Awards: The cast of Geordie Shore - MTV EMA 2012". Digital Spy. Retrieved 15 January 2014. 
  4. ^ Wood, Stephanie (11 November 2012). "MTV EMA Awards 2012: full list of winners, plus all the performance news and gossip - 3am & Mirror Online". Mirror.co.uk. Retrieved 15 January 2014. 
  5. ^ The Sarah Millican Television Programme - Series 2 - Episode Guide - British Comedy Guide
  6. ^ Westbrook, Caroline (23 August 2013). "Celebrity Big Brother 2013: Geordie Shore's Charlotte Crosby is bookies' early favourite". Metro (DMG Media). Retrieved 24 August 2013. 
  7. ^ Leigh, Rob (13 September 2013). "Celebrity Big Brother 2013 winner is Charlotte Crosby: Geordie Shore star wins CBB". Daily Mirror. Trinity Mirror. Retrieved 13 September 2013. 
  8. ^ "Geordie Shore’s Charlotte Crosby gets booby on Celebrity Juice". metro. Retrieved 24 September 2013. 
  9. ^ Nico Adams (20 September 2013). "From Geordie Shore to Celebrity Juice: Charlotte Crosby's classiest moments | Metro News". Metro.co.uk. Retrieved 15 January 2014. 
  10. ^ "Geordie Shore's Charlotte Crosby glams up for This Morning - pictures". glam. Retrieved 24 September 2013. 
  11. ^ "Geordie Shore's Charlotte Crosby lands own TLC reality series - Geordie Shore News - Reality TV". Digital Spy. 30 November 2012. Retrieved 15 January 2014. 
  12. ^ https://twitter.com/tlc_uk/status/452066215440445440
  13. ^ Geordie Shore star Charlotte-Letitia Crosby handed 18 month ban for drink driving | Mail Online

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Preceded by
Rylan Clark
Celebrity Big Brother UK winner
Series 12 (2013)
Succeeded by
Incumbent