Brian Dowling

Brian Dowling

TV Presenter

Agent: Craig Latto

Brian has most recently hosted the Real Housewives of Cheshire reunion show on ITVBe for Season 1 and Season 2. Prior to that, Brian hosted TV3's hugely popular Saturday night quiz show Sitting On A Fortune.

Since being crowned the winner of Big Brother in 2001 Brian Dowling has forged a career as one of Britain's best loved TV personalities and in 2010 was crowned the winner of Ultimate Big Brother on Channel 4, which is testament to his popularity with the general public who themselves vote for the winner. He holds the record for never once being up for eviction during his two stays in the house.

Brian's a very experienced radio and television presenter, who is happy fronting both live and pre-recorded shows. For nearly two years he fronted the BAFTA Award winning SMTV Live before going on to helm Big Brother and Celebrity Big Brother for three years after its move to Channel 5 in 2011. He's also been busy on ITV2 hosting The National Soap Awards - Let's Party and The National Television Awards After Show Party, is a regular face on ITV's This Morning and fronted three series of a hugely successful Irish series for RTE, Wagon's Den, as well as the popular The Big Fat Breakfast Show.

He has fronted his own series for ITV, entitled Brian's Boyfriends. Other presenting credits include Live From Studio Five, Celebrity Extra, The Mint, I'm Famous & Frightened Extra, Trolley Dollies, Christmas Wrapped Up and Cirque De Celebrité: Backstage to name but a few. Brian hosted a showbiz slot on Vernon Kaye's BBC Radio 1 Saturday morning show for two years.

He has gone on to lend his recognisable voice to narrate popular television and radio programmes for broadcasters including the BBC and Channel 4. He regularly presents and works for many corporate companies including The Clothes Show Live, Top Shop, Britannia Airways, Vodafone, Glamour Magazine and has been the voice of numerous TV advertisements. He has also hosted many prestigious events, including the Variety Club Showbusiness Awards, Elle Style Awards and the First Light Film Awards. Brian has also fronted huge live events, including Party In The Park and O2 In The Park.

Brian Dowling
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TV Credits

  • Real Housewives Of Cheshire (Reunion shows) - ITVBe
  • Sitting On A Fortune - TV3
  • This Morning - ITV
  • The Big Fat Breakfast Show - RTE Two
  • Celebrity Big Brother - Channel 5
  • Big Brother - Channel 5
  • The National Soap Awards: Let's Party - ITV2
  • The National Television Awards After Show Party - ITV2
  • Wagon's Den - RTE Two
  • Live From Studio Five - Channel 5
  • Ultimate Big Brother - Channel 4
  • Cirque De Celebrité - Sky 1
  • The Mint - ITV2
  • Celebrity Extra - Sky Living
  • Trolley Dollies - Sky Living
  • I'm Famous & Frightened Extra - Sky Living
  • Christmas Wrapped Up - Sky Active
  • Brian's Boyfriends - ITV
  • SMTV Live - ITV
  • Big Brother (contestant/winner) - Channel 4


  • Vernon Kaye Show - BBC Radio 1
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