Zoe Ball

Birth Day November 23rd, 1970
Birth Place Blackpool, Lancashire, England
Age 53 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius

About Zoe Ball

An English radio & television personality, Zoe Ball is famous for her works in Radio such as "Saturday weekend breakfast", "Radio 1 Breakfast", "Friday evenings", "Zoe Ball & Sara Cox", "The Radio 2 Breakfast Show" and other works in television shows such as "SMart", "BRIT Awards", "Top of the Pops", "Soapstar Superstar", "Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two", "The Big Night In", "The Nation's Favourite Elvis Song", "EastEnders: Backstage Live", "BBC Younger Dancer", "Film 2016", "Can't Touch This", "The Nation's Favourite '80s Number One" and much more. She is best known as the first female host of shows "Radio 1 Breakfast" (1997-1998), (1998-2000), & "The Radio 2 Breakfast Show" (2019-present).

Zoe Ball, Television and radio personality

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As an actress, Zoe Ball has appeared in movies such as "Still Crazy", "Doctor Who Live: The Next Doctor", "Shameful Secrets of the 90s", "Children In Need 2019: Got It Covered", "The Nation's Favourite Carpenters Song" & more. In October 2005, she was also a contestant in the third series of "Strictly Come Dancing" with her partner by Ian Waite and also ranked in third place. They scored 30/40 (including two ten" for three dances in the series and one in the Christmas special. She made her first appearance as a child on the show "Saturday Superstore" (1980) on which her father Johnny Ball made a guest appearance and also appeared alongside her son Woody Fred Cook on series 2 of "Celebrity Gogglebox" in 2020. She has also amassed a huge fan base with over 600K followers on Instagram and 500K followers on Twitter.

Early Life

Zoe Ball stepped for the first time into this world on 23 November 1970. She was born with her birth/real name Zoe Louise Ball. Her birthplace is in Blackpool, Lancashire, England and she grew up in Farnham Common, Buckinghamshire. She holds British nationality. She belongs to British-White ethnicity and her religious belief is Christian. Her zodiac or star sign is Sagittarius as per her birth date and her race is white. As of 2021, she will be celebrated her 51 birthday on 23 November and now she is 50 years old.

Zoe Ball was born to parents Johnny Ball (Father), who is the children's TV presenter, and Julia Anderson Ball (Mother). She was just two years old when her parents got divorced. Later, her father has remarried Dianne Ball (Stepmother). She has a brother named Jamie Clark.

Talking about Zoe Ball's education, she is well educated and she attended Heston Junior School from 1975 to 1978. Later, she transferred to Farnham Common First School and then went on to continue her schooling from Farnham Common Middle School. Moreover, She joined Holy Cross Convent School in Chalfont St Peter as well as she also attended the Amersham College of Art and Technology. Similarly, she studied the young Theatre at Beaconsfield where she trained as an actress.

Personal Life

Divorced lady, Zoe Ball is currently in a relationship with her partner Michael Reed, who is a construction firm's boss. They started dating in 2017 and split up in 2019 but they reconciled with one another in January 2020 and have been together to date. Regarding her sexual orientation, she is straight.

Zoe Ball and his new boyfriend, Michael Reed

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Back then, Zoe Ball married Norman Cook (also known as Fatboy Slim), who is the DJ and Musician. They got married on 20 August 1999 at Babington House in Somerset. On 24 September 2016, they separated after 18 years together. The couple is blessed with two children: a son woody Fred Cook (Born 2000) and a daughter Nelly May Lois Cook (Born 2010). She had an affair with DJ Dan Peppe in 2003 and also had an affair with BBC cameraman Billy Yates.

Zoe Ball and her ex-husband, Norman Cook

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Net Worth

Zoe Ball's net worth is $5 million dollars as of 2021 whereas her major sources of income come from her professional career such as TV presenter, host, & radio broadcaster. In 2019-2020, she earns between £1360000-£1364999 as a BBC presenter salary income. She has promoted various commercial brands "Pepsi", "YBS", "Mercury".

As a charity work, she took part in the 5-day cycling challenge "Hardest Ride Home" to raise money for the Sport Relief charity and mental health awareness in March 2018. She helped raised an astounding £1198012. In 2014, she supported Marks & Spencer and Oxfam's Love mum Campaign.

Body Measurements

Zoe Ball is a beautiful as well as television presenter, who stands at the height of 5ft 10inch or 1.78m tall. She has a slim body build with a perfect body weight of around 59Kg or 130 Ibs. Additionally, her hair color is blonde and her eyes color is hazel.

Radio Works

  • 1997-1998- "Radio 1 Breakfast"
  • 1998-2000- "Radio 1 Breakfast"
  • 2002-2003- "Weekday Drivetime"
  • 2004- "Friday evenings"
  • 2007- "Zoe Ball & Sara Cox"
  • 2008- "Baker & Ball"
  • 2009-2012- "Saturday weekend breakfast"
  • 2017-2018- "Saturday mid-afternoons"
  • 2019- "The Radio 2 Breakfast Show"

Television Shows

  • 1994-1996- "SMart"
  • 1995- "Fully Booked"
  • 1996-1998- "Top of the Pops"
  • 1996- "The Big Breakfast"
  • 1996-1999- "Live & Kicking"
  • 1999-2001- "The Priory"
  • 2002- "BRIT Awards"
  • 2005- "Strictly Dance Fever", "Strictly Come Dancing"

In October 2005, Ball became a contestant on Strictly Come Dancing partnering with Ian Waite

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  • 2006- "Extinct"
  • 2007- "Soapstar Superstar", "Grease Is the Word"
  • 2009- "Britain's Best Brain"
  • 2011-2020- "Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two"
  • 2012-2013, 2016-2017- "The One Show"
  • 2013- "Doctor Who Live: The Next Doctor", "Children in Need", "The Nation's Favourite Elvis Song"
  • 2014- "The Voice: Louder on Two", "Strictly Come Dancing"
  • 2015- "EastEnders: Backstage Live", "The Nation's Favourite '70s Number One", "BBC Young Dancer", "Hacker's Birthday Bash: 30 Years of Children's
  • BBC", "Don't Tell the Bride", "The Nation's Favourite '80s Number One"
  • 2016- "Can't Touch This", "The Nation's Favourite Carpenters Song", "Film 2016"
  • 2017- "Saturday Mash-Up!", "The Big Family Cooking Showdown"
  • 2018- "Zoe Ball's Hardest Road Home", "Zoe Ball On...Saturday/Sunday"
  • 2020- "The Big Night In", "Celebrity Gogglebox"

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