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Amanda Holden

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Amanda Louise Holden (born 16 February 1971) is an English media personality, actress, television presenter, singer and author. She has judged on the television talent show competition Britain’s Got Talent since the show began in 2007 on ITV. As an actress, Holden played the role of Mel in Kiss Me Kate (1998–2000), Mia Bevan in Cutting It (2002–2004), Sarah Trevanion in Wild at Heart (2006–2008), Lizzie, the Ring Mistress, in Big Top (2009), and the title role in Thoroughly Modern Millie, for which she was nominated for a Laurence Olivier Award.
More recently, Holden has presented various television shows for ITV including The Sun Military Awards (2009–2014), Superstar (2012), This Morning (2014–2015, 2017–present), Text Santa (2015) and Give a Pet a Home (2015). In 2019, she became the co-host of the Heart Breakfast radio show with Jamie Theakston.