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|Birth name||Marvin Richard James Humes|
18 March 1985 |
Greenwich, London, England
|Genres||Pop, R&B, dance|
|Occupations||Singer, actor, DJ, presenter|
|Labels||Epic - RCA (2008–2013)|
|Associated acts||VS (2004–05)
Marvin Richard James Humes (born 18 March 1985) is a British singer, actor, television presenter and radio DJ, who is currently a member of the boyband JLS, the runner-up boyband to Alexandra Burke in the fifth series of The X Factor. On 24 April 2013, it was announced that JLS were to split after their final album and tour.
In March 2013, Humes began hosting his own radio show on the Capital Network on Friday and Saturday evenings and will be a co-presenter of the third series of BBC One talent show The Voice UK alongside Emma Willis from January 2014.
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Humes was born in Greenwich, London, and started his music career in a band called VS; however shortly after being formed and releasing an album, they split. After meeting future fellow band member Aston Merrygold, Humes joined boyband UFO. However, after auditioning for The X Factor, UFO changed their name to JLS. JLS then went on to the final of The X Factor, where they came runner-up to Alexandra Burke.
Humes appeared in Holby City on the BBC for three years from 2000 to 2003 playing Robbie Waring for 14 episodes. At the age of 14, he starred in a children's programme called K-Club, which helped people with computers and how they work.
|Born||Marvin Richard James Humes
18 March 1985
Greenwich, London, England
|Occupation||Singer, presenter, actor, DJ|
|Known for||JLS (2006–2013)
The Voice UK (2014––)
This Morning (2013–)
Surprise Surprise (2013–)
Holby City (2000–03)
|Spouse(s)||Rochelle Humes (m. 2012)|
|Children||Alaia-Mai (b. 20 May 2013)|
2013–Present: This Morning
Humes made his presenting debut on 23 August 2013, when he co-presented the ITV Daytime show This Morning Summer with his wife Rochelle Humes. He hosted This Morning again with Rochelle on 1 November 2013.
2013–Present: Surprise Surprise
In 2013, he was a reporter for Surprise Surprise.
2014–Present: The Voice UK
Humes started dating The Saturdays singer, Rochelle Wiseman in March 2010 and they moved in together in August 2010. On 31 December 2011, Humes and Wiseman confirmed via their Twitter pages that they were engaged. In July 2012, Humes and Wiseman married at Blenheim Palace.
It was announced on Twitter in November 2012, that Wiseman was pregnant with the couple's first child due in May 2013. On 20 May 2013, the couple welcomed their first child; a daughter called Alaia-Mai.
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