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Ecclestone in 2013
28 June 1984 |
|Occupation||TV presenter, socialite, model, heiress|
|Spouse(s)||Jay Rutland (m. 2013)|
Slavica Ecclestone (née Radić)
|Relatives||Petra Ecclestone (sister)|
Ecclestone was born in Milan to Formula 1 "supremo" Bernie Ecclestone, and former Armani model from Croatia, Slavica Ecclestone. Ecclestone has an older paternal half sister Deborah, and younger sister Petra Ecclestone.
Ecclestone was the presenter of Sky Sports Italia's coverage of the 2009 Formula 1 season. She has also been involved in a range of other lifestyle and glamour productions, after making her television debut in 2006 presenting the Red Bull Air Race World Championship for Channel 4. In 2011, she starred in her own reality television show Tamara Ecclestone: Billion $$$ Girl on Channel 5.
Eccelstone was engaged to Jonathan Ketterman in 2002. In 2013 Ketterman was found guilty of attempting to blackmail her.
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