Former model, Tess Daly's television hits include Strictly Come Dancing with Bruce Forsyth. Glamourous and charismatic, Tess’s strong television career and friendly, relaxed style makes her the perfect host for any event. Adding charm and style to a corporate conference, Tess is a popular choice.
Tess was scouted just before her eighteenth birthday and began working as a model in Asian and Europe, she then decided to move to New York where she started to interview celebrities at Red Carpet events. Tess made a showreel of her interviews, which she sent to Channel 4 who quickly decided they wanted her to host new show ‘Find me a Model’.
Since appearing on ‘Find me a Model’, Tess has taken her career to another level and she is now one of the UK’s favourite TV presenters. Tess went on to present SMTV alongside Brian Dowling, ‘Make Me a Supermodel’ and ‘The National Lottery: This Time Tomorrow’. In 2004, Tess got the job that would change her life and make her a household name, she was picked to co-host BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing and she hasn’t looked back since, Tess appears on our screens alongside Bruce Forsyth and Claudia Winkleman. Tess has also co-presented Children in Need alongside Terry Wogan and Fearne Cotton.
Tess’s vibrant personality and glamorous appearance make her a popular choice of host at corporate events, she is a consummate professional and never fails to disappoint.
Tess lives with her husband and fellow TV presenter Vernon Kay in Buckinghamshire and they have two daughters.