Cat Deeley

Cat Deeley won the hearts of millions of viewers with her easygoing attitude and charisma as the host of one of network television's biggest reality competition shows, "So You Think You Can Dance?" (Fox, 2005- ). The ... Read more »
Born: 10/23/1976 in Birmingham, England, GB

Filmography

Actor (36)

2016 American Country Countdown Awards 2015 - 2016 (TV Show)

Presenter

Jimmy Kimmel Live 2012, 2016 (Tv Show)

Guest

So You Think You Can Dance 2005 - 2016 (Tv Show)

Host

Teen Choice 2016 2015 - 2016 (TV Show)

Presenter

Late Night with Seth Meyers 2015 (Tv Show)

Guest

Project Runway All Stars 2015 (Tv Show)

Judge

Teen Choice 2015 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Presenter

The Simpsons 2015 (Tv Show)

Herself

Deadbeat 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Actor

Lucky Dog 2014 (Movie)

Amy (Voice)

Secret Wedding 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Host

Hollywood House Calls with Cat Deeley 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Host

The Exes 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

America's Next Top Model 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

Fashion Mob 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Host

Fashion Police 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

House of Lies 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

Teen Choice 2012 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Actor

The Choice 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Host

Conan 2011 (Tv Show)

Guest

Royally Mad 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Host

Stand Up to Cancer 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Actor

Teen Choice 2011 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Actor

The Critics' Choice Television Awards 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Host

The Late Show With David Letterman 2011 (Tv Show)

Guest

Teen Choice 2010 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Actor

The 61st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Presenter

New Year's Eve Live 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Host

Concert for Diana 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Actor

New Year's Eve Special (FOX) 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Host

The Kylie Interview 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Actor

The 10th Date (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Cat Deeley won the hearts of millions of viewers with her easygoing attitude and charisma as the host of one of network television's biggest reality competition shows, "So You Think You Can Dance?" (Fox, 2005- ). The former model launched her career in her native England as a VJ for MTV and host of several children's variety programs. After earning raves from across the pond, Deeley set her sights on making it big on American soil. In 2006, Deeley was tapped to host a dancing competition series from "American Idol" (Fox, 2002- ) creators called "So You Think You Can Dance?" Interacting with the show's contestants and playing up to the viewers every week not only showcased Deeley's effervescent charm, it helped propel her career in the States as one of the country's favorite and most-watched television personalities.

Relationships

Howard Deeley

Father

Janet Deeley

Mother

Max Deeley

Brother

Jack Huston Actor

Companion
Dated 2008-2010

Patrick Kielty

Husband
Met while co-hosting British series "Fame Academy" (2002-03) Began dating May 2012 Reportedly married Sept. 29, 2012

Michael McMillian Actor

Companion
Briefly dated 2011

Mark Whelan

Companion
Dated 2001-06

EDUCATION

Bishop Vesey's Grammar School

Birmingham , England

Milestones

2011

Made her U.S. acting debut on Disney Channel’s teen series, "Shake It Up!"

2011

Nominated for the 2011 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Host For A Reality Or Reality-Competition Program

2010

Filled in for Meredith Viera as host on NBC's "Today" and Kelly Ripa on ABC's "Live with Regis and Kelly"

2009

Filled in several times for Meredith Viera as host of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" (syndicated)

2006

Joined the second season of Fox's "So You Think You Can Dance" as host, replacing Lauren Sánchez

2006

Hosted Fox's "New Year's Eve" special from Times Square

2005

Provided the voice of Loretta Geargrinder in the UK version of the film, "Robots"

2005

Played herself in an episode of BBC's "Little Britain"

1998

Hosted its spin-off show, "CD:UK" for ITV

1998

Co-hosted with Ant & Dec on the family variety program, "SM: TV Live" for ITV

1997

Landed first hosting job on MTV UK as a VJ

At age 16, signed a contract with one of the U.K.’s leading modeling agencies

Entered a regional modeling competition for the BBC’s "The Clothes Show"

Bonus Trivia

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Deeley was the face of Shape Water and a number of Garnier Fructis products, appearing in print and television advertising in the UK and Ireland.

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