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10 Things You Didn’t Know About SYTYCD’s Cat Deeley
You know her as the host of So You Think You Can Dance, but did you know that this cool Cat has made her mark all over? Here are 10 things you didn’t know about Cat Deeley!
10. Cat Deeley played the clarinet during high school, where she played in the Sandwell Youth Concert Band.
9. Always a fan of trashy TV talk shows, Cat aspired to be a talk show host at the age of 7.
8. At the age of 14, Cat entered a regional BBC competition for The Clothes Show. Here she was spotted by the Storm Modeling Agency, who signed her as a model under her nickname Cat.
7. The Storm Modeling Agency encouraged her to leave school at age 16, but instead she continued her studies at Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School Sixth Form.
6. By the time she was 18 years old, Cat had become a full-time model.
5. She left the modeling business in 1997 in order to become an MTV UK presenter.
4. In 2005, Cat played herself in an episode of Little Britain.
3. Cat was a guest host on the American version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.
2. Deeley is a supporter of West Bromwich Albion F.C.
1. Cat’s house in Los Angeles was previously owned by Marilyn Monroe.