Which celebrities tried to find love on the ultimate dating show? Get celebs updates directly to your inbox Subscribe Thank you for subscribingWe have more newsletters Show me See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again laterInvalid Email Hit television show Blind Date is to make a comeback on Channel 5 after more than 13 years off air. Here's a look back at the most famous faces who popped up to face Cilla's probing questions. More than a few celebrities tried to find love - or fame - on the ultimate dating show Here are the lucky few who got to appear alongside Cilla.
And ironically, considering the title of the programme, Amanda has over the years become known for her marriages and outfits, rather than her talent. In fact, the TV personality and occasional actress had a non-traditional rise to fame at least for the decade when it happened.
Amanda is known for wearing dresses slashed almost to her navel on BGT Picture: Getty Amanda Louise Holden was born in in Portsmouth, making her 47 years of age this year. This was her first taste of TV stardom, and in she secured a minor part in EastEnders. Amanda with first husband Les Dennis in October Picture: Soon the loved-up pair, with a year age gap, were performing in pantomimes together always as the couple in love.
Amanda with Les in panto Aladdin not long after they married Picture: She and Les separated temporarily, and then divorced in During the time when Amanda and Les were tying to work things out, Amanda claims to have been sexually assaulted by a famous comedian who groped her at an event when she went to the loo.
The affair and split was big tabloid news and left Les very low. And in she presented a factual show about re-homing pets after becoming a Battersea Dogs and Cats Home ambassador.
Getty They have two daughters, Hollie, six, and Alexa, Amanda also had a miscarriage in Blind Date is a British dating game show first produced by London Weekend Television.
An unscreened pilot was made with comic Duncan Norvelle as presenter Amanda Holden () Ed Byrne () Jenni Falconer Original network: ITV (–), Channel 5 (–). Scroll down to watch a video clip of her Blind Date appearance Blast from the past: Amanda Holden looks horrified as she is shown a clip of her first TV appearance on ITV's dating show Blind Date.
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AMANDA HOLDEN Blind Date. Just a year after Cowell's TV debut, his Britain's Got Talent co-judge popped up as a contestant on Cilla Black's Blind Date. Clear-skinned Holden, a stupendously cocky.