Claudia Winkleman

Russell Brand Calls Ed Balls 'A Snidey C**t'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.01.2015 | UK

Russell Brand has kicked off the new year with some choice words about the Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer. The comedian appeared on Channel 4...

Film 2014: Movies, Mindlessness and Mascara

Paul Marshall | Posted 14.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
Paul Marshall

Whenever there's a poll of the most popular and memorable movie lines ever spoken, it frequently comes out on top. And on Wednesday (December 17, BBC1 at 11.20pm) guess who'll be back to give the nation the benefit of her insight, expertise and encyclopaedic grasp of the silver screen?

Claudia Thanks Doctors Ahead Of 'Strictly' Return

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 24.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Claudia Winkleman has spoken of her “relief” now that her daughter is on the road to recovery, after sustaining serious burns in an accident on Ha...

Claudia Set To Return To 'Strictly'

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Claudia Winkleman is set to return to present 'Strictly Come Dancing' this weekend after her daughter suffered burns while out trick-or-treating on Ha...

Claudia 'May Not Return For This Year's Strictly'

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 13.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Strictly Come Dancing' host Claudia Winkleman may miss the rest of this year's series following her daughter's tragic accident at Halloween. READ ...

Claudia Targeted By Trolls After Daughter's Accident

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 10.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Claudia Winkleman has been sent a number of messages from Twitter trolls, after her daughter was seriously injured in a “fireball” accident on Hal...

Claudia's Daughter Burnt In Horrific 'Fireball' Accident

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

More details have emerged of the horrific accident suffered by the young daughter of Claudia Winkleman, forcing the 'Strictly Come Dancing' presenter ...

Claudia's Absence From 'Strictly' Explained

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Claudia Winkleman's absence was noted by fans of 'Strictly Come Dancing' fans this weekend, when Zoe Ball stood in for her alongside Tess Daly. An...

Is #WakeUpCall The New #IceBucketChallenge?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

Jemima Khan appears to have kick-started the latest charity-meets-social media craze, launching the #WakeUpCall campaign to raise funds for Unicef. ...

Strictly Come Dancing 2014 - Why It's the Winter of My (TV) Discontent!

Simon Ward | Posted 23.11.2014 | UK Comedy
Simon Ward

Oh, but wait. Bruce Forsyth has left the show. Normally when an older man doesn't return to work, you expect the worst. Or Anton Du Beke as he's generally known. Luckily, they replaced the walking chin with the bouncing fringe Claudia Winkleman.

Bruce Leaves 'Strictly' In Style

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘Strictly Come Dancing’ launched in style on Sunday night, with this year’s celebrities finding out which professional dancers they’d be partn...

'I Would Have Loved To Have Succeeded Brucie'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Strictly Come Dancing' star Anton Du Beke has revealed he would have loved to have stepped into Bruce Forsyth's shoes to present the BBC dance show, ...

Did You Forget To Do Your Hands, Claudia?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 20.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Claudia Winkleman was seen suffering from yet another cosmetics-based faux pas on Wednesday night, when she was photographed showcasing a seriously do...

Claudia Confirmed As 'Strictly' Host

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘Strictly Come Dancing’ bosses have announced that Claudia Winkleman will host the upcoming series of the dance contest, replacing Bruce Forsyth w...

Vernon Eyes Brucie's 'Strictly' Job

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Vernon Kay has admitted he would love to take over from Sir Bruce Forsyth on ‘Strictly Come Dancing’, and co-present the series alongside his wife...

'There Should Be Four Women On 'Strictly' Panel'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Arlene Phillips has revealed that she’d like to see an all-female lineup on the ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ judging panel. The choreographer, who...

Brucie Says He Quit 'Strictly' Over Age Criticism

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Sir Bruce Forsyth has shed a bit more light on why he decided to step down as presenter of ‘Strictly Come Dancing’. The iconic TV personality r...

Is Claudia The New Brucie?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

It looks like Claudia Winkleman is set to step into Bruce Forsyth’s shoes as permanent host of ‘Strictly Come Dancing’, alongside current presen...

The Risk of an All-Female Line Up

Darryl Morris | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Entertainment
Darryl Morris

The BBC's head of entertainment Danny Cohen insisted that he will put an end to all-male comedy panel shows, but I'm not entirely convinced its for the right reasons. Will the booking of more female panelists be seen as an honest recognition of the person's ability or simply an attempt to appease a growing movement?

Sick Brucie To Miss This Week's 'Strictly'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Sir Bruce Forsyth has been forced to pull out of hosting this weekend's 'Strictly Come Dancing' after being struck down with flu. The 85-year-old -...

Spot The Difference

The Huffington Post UK | Baggers | Posted 04.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

One is the British TV presenter Claudia Winkleman, the other is rock legend Alice Cooper, but can YOU tell them apart? Tricky isn't it? Claudi...

'Sewing Bee' Gets A Second Thread

PA | Posted 25.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Great British Sewing Bee' is to return for a second series, the BBC has confirmed. The needlework competition, inspired by 'The Great British ...

Now It's Claudia's Turn For A Daily Mail Attack

Posted 12.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

Seems the Daily Mail have really have it in our for our fave female TV presenters this week. Fresh from an article that attacked Holly Willoughby ...


The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.05.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Tuesday's trending topic is to tweet your 16-year-old self. And, as you can imagine, the results are rather interesting and occasionally bloody funny....

Car Crash Television is the New Black

Helen Lederer | Posted 07.04.2013 | Home
Helen Lederer

Why was the gathering of 'slebs' in a diving contest so utterly appalling? And why did the citing of Tom Daley doing 'TV work' like Gary and Sue cause such a negation of British sportsmanship? We like to be united in our hatred of TV. But what we don't realise is we are dumbing down our own reputations.