Gemma Collins Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 18 Feb, 2021
Facts of Gemma Collins
Date of Birth: 1981 , January-31
Age: 40 years old
Birth Nation: England
Name Gemma Collins
Birth Name Gemma Clare Collins
Father Alan Collins
Mother Joan Williams
Nationality English
Birth Place/City Romford, Essex, England
Profession Media Personality, Businesswoman
Net Worth $4 Million
Education Sylvia Young Theatre School, Frances Bardsley Academy for Girls, Raphael Independent School
Awards Television and Radio Industries Club Award
TV Show I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! NOW!, Celebrity Big Brother, Celebs Go Dating, Celebrity Masterchef, This Morning, Loose Women, Dancing on Ice
Siblings 1 (brother)
Books Basically...: My Life as a Real Essex Girl, The GC: How to Be a Diva
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Gemma Collins is an English media personality and businesswoman. She has competed in several reality TV shows including I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!, Celebrity Big Brother, Celebs Go Dating, Celebrity Masterchef, and Dancing on Ice, and fronts her own reality TV franchise, Gemma Collins: Diva

Gemma Collins: Short Bio

Gemma Collins was born Gemma Clare Collins on January 31, 1981, the younger of two and the only daughter, of Alan and Joan Collins. 

Born and raised in Romford, Essex, England, Collins attended the Sylvia Young Theatre School in nearby Marble Arch and also studied at Frances Bardsley Academy in Havering, London, and Raphael Independent School. 

Gemma Collins and James Argent SOURCE: The Mirror

Collins was the-once betrothed of Rami Hawash in late 2013 but their engagement was called off in a few weeks. Since late 2017, she has been in an on-again-off-again relationship with English television personality James Argent after having met and briefly dated in 2012. 

Career and Net Worth

Gemma Collins began her television career when she was scouted to appear in the second series of the  ITV2 reality series The Only Way Is Essex.  

Since then, she has competed in several reality TV shows including  I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!, Celebrity Big Brother, Celebs Go Dating, Celebrity Masterchef, and Dancing on Ice.

In April 2019, Collins began her own reality TV show called Gemma Collins: Diva Forever. In October 2020, another of Collins' reality shows titled Gemma Collins: Diva Forever & Ever premiered. 

Besides her on-screen career, Collins is also a businesswoman. She has partnered with InTheStyle to create a plus-sized clothing line and has a line of faux fragrance with the online casino PlayOJO.   

Gemma Collins in Dancing on Ice SOURCE: Huffington Post UK

She has authored two books: the 2013 memoir "Basically...: My Life as a Real Essex Girl" and 2018's "The GC: How to Be a Diva". She also hosts two successful podcasts: The Gemma Collins Podcast and The Gemma Collins Love Lounge. 

According to celebritynetworth.com, Gemma Collins has a net worth of $4 million in February 2021. 

Most-Asked Questions About Gemma Collins Answered

How Old Is Gemma Collins?

Gemma Collins was born Gemma Clare Collins on January 31, 1981. She is 40 years old at the time of this writing. 

How Did Gemma Collins Lose Weight?

In 2020, Gemma Collins underwent a dietary change to help her lose weight and set a weight loss goal of 25 kgs (55 lbs).  

How Much Weight Has Gemma Collins Lost?

As of February 2021, Gemma Collins has lost around 19 kgs (41 lbs).  

Who is Gemma Collins Dating?

Gemma Collins has been in an on-again-off-again relationship with English television personality James Argent since late 2017. 

How Much is Gemma Collins Worth?

According to celebritynetworth.com, Gemma Collins is has a net worth of $4 million in February 2021.

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