Who is Ashley Roberts? Strictly star's age, partner, height, career and more facts

27 October 2018, 16:11 | Updated: 27 October 2018, 16:31

Ashley Roberts
Picture: BBC

By Tom Eames

Ashley Roberts is one of the stars to have signed up for Strictly Come Dancing in 2018.

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Here are all the big facts to introduce you to the Pussycat Dolls star before she takes to the dancefloor...

  1. Who is Ashley Roberts?

    Ashley Roberts is an American singer, actress, model, and TV presenter, best known as a former member of The Pussycat Dolls. The group scored several hits in the mid-to-late 2000s, including the UK number one 'Don't Cha'.

    She quit the band in 2010, and has since become a fixture on British TV. She was a runner-up on I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! in 2012, and has also starred in The Jump, was a judge on Dancing on Ice, and co-hosted Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway from 2013 to 2016.

  2. Ashley Roberts age: How old is she?

    Ashley Roberts was born on September 14, 1981. She celebrates her 37th birthday in 2018.

    She was born in Phoenix, Arizona and is of English descent. She began dancing at the age of three, and singing from eight.

    Her father was a drummer for the Mamas & the Papas, and later became an auto dealer, while her mother was a Pilates instructor.

  3. Ashley Roberts partner: Who is she dating?

    Declan Donnelly and Ashley Roberts in 2015
    Declan Donnelly and Ashley Roberts in 2015. Picture: Getty

    Ashley Roberts was reported to be dating Strictly professional Giovanni Pernice in October 2018. However, they were not partnered with each other on the show.

    She was previously in a brief relationship with Declan Donnelly.

    Earlier in 2018, she told The Mirror: “Being single, I have set boundaries on the men I date.

    “Once I have separated I do not check their Instagram. It is brutal. It is very dangerous. I have learned the hard way. I don’t feel like I need to block. I unfollow them.”

  4. What is Ashley Roberts' net worth?

    Ashley Roberts has a net worth of around £1.2 million ($1.6m), according to Celebrity Net Worth.

Meet all the other Strictly stars:

- Ashley Roberts
- Charles Venn
- Danny John-Jules
- Faye Tozer
- Graeme Swann
- Joe Sugg
- Kate Silverton
- Katie Piper
- Lauren Steadman
- Lee Ryan
- Dr Ranj Singh
- Seann Walsh
- Stacey Dooley
- Susannah Constantine
- Vick Hope