Claire Sutton (QVC presenter)

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Claire Joanna Sutton (born 25 March 1967 in Leicester, Leicestershire) is a British television presenter. She is a former dancer, actress and model, best known for her current role as home shopping host on the shopping channel QVC UK.

Career[edit]

Sutton studied dance and drama, and has since starred in various commercials and plays.[1] In 1990, she was the hostess for the BBC One game show Takeover Bid alongside Bruce Forsyth.[2] She was also a member of the cheer leading band G-Force, with whom she performed on the Gladiators TV show on ITV in the mid-1990s cheering on the participants.[2]

Ever since September 1997, she has been a full-time TV presenter on the QVC shopping channel,[1] where she is reputed for her bubbly personality.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Sutton is the youngest of three children. Her father died when she was 13.[3] She married landscape gardener Daniel Sage in 1999, four years after they met at a taping of Gladiators in which he was attending as a spectator.[2] They have three children.[2][1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "About Claire Sutton". QVCUK.com. Retrieved 2012-02-02. 
  2. ^ a b c d "The Box: I shook my pom poms… We fell in love". Birmingham Post and Mail. 2003. Retrieved 2012-02-02. 
  3. ^ "Me and my Mummy". QVCUK.com. 2010-04-22. Retrieved 2012-02-02. 

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