The very hot and sensuous television personality, Rachel Riley is a well-known name in the English television industry. With her scintillating eyes, well built body and gorgeous face she captivates everyone with her gaze. If it comes to looking beautiful, nobody comes close in defeating her. Her mesmerizing presence has helped a lot in her career as well as the networks she has been associated with in her professional career span. She is better known from her hosting in Countdown where she shows off her skills of solving mathematical problems. Her talent with the numbers has been her plus point and has helped the diva to secure a name for herself as beauty with brains.
Rachel Annabelle Riley stepped foot on this world in January 11, 1986 in Rochford, Essex of England. She was born to Christopher and Celia Riley and raised in Thorpe Bay section of Southend on Sea. She has a Jewish ethnicity but she represents herself as a non-religious person and an atheist. She was a student of Thorpe Hall School and studied in Southend High School. A brilliant student she secured top grades at her school. She had an outstanding talent in mathematics and helped herself to study the subject at Oriel College based in Oxford. Her brilliance in the subject led her to earn honorary degree. She continued her studies and interns while she landed a job on the television. Her dedication towards her studies was effortless. Although she had aims of being profound scholar she ended up performing in the small screen.
Her career in the small screen was a choice made by her mother. She applied for the show called Countdown not because of having cravings to show up in television but instead was just because the show allowed her to chase her dream to play with the numbers. Her talent and skill in mathematics was what made her choose and apply for the job and the rest was an encouragement from her mother. Being short-listed within several of the appliers, her skills and her look played the vital role for her selection as a television presenter for the show. She started up her job as a TV presenter alongside Jeff Stelling in January 12 of 2009. The show dealing with numbers and mathematical equations was a perfect spot for the beauty as she flourished and flaunted her capabilities. However, she had some problems regarding her co-host and sometimes getting the problem wrong but she kept her still and proved to be the best presenter for the show doing more than 1000 of episodes. She was even gifted a signature shirt and flowers by the veteran football player of England and Manchester United, Ryan Giggs.
The show was a hit and so was her professional career in the television. Her great looks and infatuating personality got her the status of a celebrity instantly. She also appeared in other televised shows as if The Gadget Show broadcasted from Channel 5 and has been featured in Strictly Come Dancing. Her partner for the competition was Pasha Koivalev. However, she lost to the wife of Peter Crouch, Abbey Clancy yet she left her mark as a finalist. She has appeared as a guest in numerous shows and series of television like Chris Moyles’ Quiz Night, Thus Morning, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Celebrity Mastermind, The Bank Job: Celebrity Special, The Chase Celebrity Special, 12 Again, Pointless Celebrities, Sunday Brunch, Five minutes to a Fortune, Tipping Point: Lucky Stars, Top Gear, I love My Country, Sweat the Small Stuff and Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? to name the few. Apart from it, she got the recruitment from Royal Mail for her genius in mathematics. Her reputation and talent has made her a sought after celebrity in the television media and has been approached by several networks.
Rachel Riley flawless appearance and fabulous fashion sense has made her a signature stylist. Whatever she dresses fits her superbly and her clothing line makes the headlines. Her flaunting a bikini, showing of her long slender legs or a formal wear it is all in her pack. Her relationship with her longtime boyfriend from her college days in Oxford, Jamie Gilbert took a formal step by getting married. The on and off relating the relationship did continue but in spite of the hold ups and breakups the couple finally married on 11 August, 2012. The wedding procession was a grand blast however the marriage lasted only 16 months as the couple filed for the divorce and she parted her ways from her husband. More of information regarding her feats and bio can be found on wiki. She can be followed in her official Twitter account.