Sophie McDonnell

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Sophie McDonnell
Birth name Sophie McDonnell
Born (1976-02-03) 3 February 1976 (age 41)
Preston, Lancashire, England
Genres Pop
Occupation(s) Television presenter, radio presenter, singer
Years active 1998–present

Sophie McDonnell (born 3 February 1976) is a television/radio presenter and former singer. She was a member of the band Precious, the UK entry for the Eurovision Song Contest in 1999 at which they placed 12th. She later presented children's television for CBBC until 2006.

Biography[edit]

Sophie McDonnell was born in Preston, Lancashire and worked as a model and actress before joining girl band Precious. She has acted in Emmerdale.

In the summer of 2005 she presented as a guest for two weeks the BBC's flagship Saturday morning programme The Saturday Show. She presented in-vision links on the CBBC channel up until summer 2006, and now presents The Big Toe Radio Show on BBC7. She presented the final series of 50/50 on CBBC in 2005.

She recently starred in a production of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at the Kings Theatre, Southsea.

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1999 Eurovision Song Contest Herself Part of girl band Precious
2000 Emmerdale Guest role
2002–06 CBBC Herself Continuity presenter
2005 The Saturday Show Herself Guest presenter/Main reporter
50/50 Herself Main presenter for final series
Bamzooki Herself Guest presenter
2006–09 BBC 7 Herself Main presenter

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