Amanda Holden is an English actress and was the second wife of Les Dennis, a British television presenter, comedian, and actor.
The former couple got married on June 4, 1995. They had a brief separation in 2000 after Holden’s affair with actor Neil Morrissey was revealed in the press, before splitting in December 2002 and divorced in 2003.
Amanda Holden’s first television appearance was as a contestant on the game show Blind Date in 1991.
She has been a judge on ITV’s talent show competition Britain’s Got Talent since 2007. On weekday mornings, she co-hosts the national Heart Breakfast radio show with Jamie Theakston.
As an actress, her television credits include The Grimleys (1998-2001), Kiss Me Kate (1999-2001), Cutting It (2002-2004), Wild at Heart (2006-2008), and Big Top (2009).
Amand Holden’s autobiography book, No Holding Back, became a Sunday Times bestseller in 2013. Songs from My Heart, her debut studio album, was released in 2020.