Kelly Brook was born in Kent and began her modelling career aged 16 when her mother entered her into a beauty contest.
After working a number of advertising campaigns, Brook began appearing as a Page Three girl in the Daily Star newspaper before appearing in numerous lads magazines. She was named number one on the FHM '100 Sexiest Women in the World' list in 2005.
Brook has also had a presenting career - she hosted ITV's Celebrity Love Island in 2005 and replaced Denise van Outen on Channel 4's The Big Breakfast opposite Johnny Vaughan.
She was briefly a judge on Britain's Got Talent, appeared as a contestant in the 2007 series of Strictly Come Dancing and had a notable role in the horror film Piranha 3D.
November 23, 1979 (33)