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Nick Grimshaw

Occupation: Broadcaster

Nationality: British

Born: August 14, 1984 (30)

Nick Grimshaw made his Radio 1 debut in 2007, hosting youth strand Switch with Annie Mac. He succeeded Colin Murray in a late evening slot in June 2009, and was appointed Radio 1's breakfast show host in September 2012, succeeding Chris Moyles in the role

. Grimshaw was also part of T4's presenter line-up, and has made regular appearances on panel shows including 8 Out of 10 Cats and Never Mind the Buzzcocks. He hosts Sweat the Small Stuff for BBC Three.

Grimshaw has made cameos in the 'big four' UK soaps EastEnders, Emmerdale, Coronation Street and Hollyoaks, in addition to a guest role in Home & Away.
The BBC Radio 1 DJ lives out a fantasy by being added to Arya Stark's "kill list". See Nick Grimshaw as GoT's Daenerys Chris Evans, Nick Grimshaw and Fearne Cotton will be among the event's presenters. BBC Music Awards details announced The ex-Blur singer says that there are problems with the West's take on charity. Damon Albarn on 'problems' with Band Aid Tom and Jerry have little luck impressing Strictly and Apprentice stars. Children in Need: See Tom & Jerry cartoon Paloma Faith, Nick Grimshaw, Elbow and Ellie Goulding also turn up. 1D, Rita Ora arrive at Band Aid 30 studio The annual BBC charity telethon featured S Club 7 and Bruce Forsyth's Strictly return. Children in Need raises record total Ian Beale is visited by ghosts from his past for BBC Children in Need. EastEnders' Ian Beale haunted for CiN Danny Dyer leads the cast of EastEnders for a Children in Need dance routine. CiN: See EastEnders cast do Grease See the Radio 1 DJ channel the singer at Jonathan Ross's annual star-studded bash. Nick Grimshaw as Rita Ora - terrifying! The One Direction star takes fashion inspiration from the iconic Rolling Stone. See Harry Styles channel Mick Jagger The duo's debut effort proves most popular with Digital Spy readers. Royal Blood backed for Mercury Prize win The Sweat the Small Stuff gang chat dream guests, awkward moments and paranoia. Sweat the Small Stuff: Pranks, porn & beef Ella Eyre is close to tears as host Nick Grimshaw brings a large balloon onto the show. Sweat the Small Stuff returns to BBC Three The inaugural event will take place at London's Earl's Court on December 11. Coldplay, Ed Sheeran to play BBC awards The singer says she is scared of bugs and the dark. Tulisa denies I'm a Celebrity rumours Nick Grimshaw's BBC Radio 1 breakfast show improves on figures from last year. Grimshaw adds 300k listeners on Radio 1 Duo quash rumours that they will replace James Corden as host of the music awards. Rita, Grimmy: 'We're not hosting the Brits' The Vamps, Tom Daley and actress Lorna Fitzgerald receive awards. BBC Radio 1 Teen Award winners revealed BBC reveals details of this year's Children in Need charity campaign. 'Enders, Tom & Jerry for Children in Need BBC Radio 1 DJ talks ahead of hosting the 2014 Teen Awards with Rita Ora on Sunday. Grimshaw praises 'hard working' Rita Ora The DJ and presenter will host the ceremony at London's Roundhouse on October 29. Nick Grimshaw to host Mercury Prize 2014 The singer fools her boyfriend with help from Nick Grimshaw. Ellie Goulding pranks Dougie on Radio 1 Fellow DJ Greg James instantly beat Grimshaw's twerking record. Nick Grimshaw breaks twerking record The singer calls naked picture leaks "awful" on Alan Carr: Chatty Man. Jessie J on "disgusting" photo hacking Breakfast show host will attempt the record live on air next week. Nick Grimshaw to attempt twerking record Radio 1 DJ marks his breakfast show two-year anniversary this week. Nick Grimshaw's Radio 1 Show report card BBC Radio 1 DJ says he initially wanted to be a musician before moving into broadcasting. Nick Grimshaw: 'I've written songs' BBC Radio 1 breakfast show DJ says he hopes his predecessor returns to airwaves soon. Nick Grimshaw on Chris Moyles future BBC Radio 1 DJ selects personal tracks for different moods and situations. What's on Nick Grimshaw's personal Nixtape? Radio 1 host says he would be up for presenting something "everyone's talking about". Nick Grimshaw: 'I'd love to host X Factor' The model talks to Nick Grimshaw about her new book Close Up. Kelly Brook: 'Danny Cipriani wants to sue me' Terry Wogan and Tess Daly among the stars taking part in the Bake Off-style contest. Children in Need baking stars revealed Rita Ora is also confirmed to co-host the ceremony with Nick Grimshaw. BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards line-up announced The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star describes the award as "sexy". Kardashian West on Woman of the Year "honour" The Radio 1 DJ will release the compilation collection in September. Nick Grimshaw to release first album The DJ didn't know his university result from 11 years ago until today. Nick Grimshaw graduates live on air The fifth annual awards ceremony will mark the achievements of inspirational teens. Nick Grimshaw to host Radio 1 Teen Awards Chris Evans's Radio 2 breakfast show host wins over a record number of listeners. Nick Grimshaw has slight audience boost Country singer reveals that she was "a little bit nervous" before the festival. Dolly Parton on huge Glastonbury crowd Samuel L Jackson rolls with a volcano, Kelly Rowland shows off baby bump in Twitter roundup. Which star got involved in #AskThicke mess?