English actor, model, and media personality Kelly Brook was born on the 23rd of November in 1979. Her real name is Kelly Ann Parsons, but professionally, she is named Kelly Brook. She is well known for being a model and for her work in the UK as a model. Moreover, she has done roles in sitcoms such as Celebrity Juice and One Big Happy. She has made guest appearances on many different reality shows such as Top Gear, the nightly show, and the famous one Strictly Come Dancing.
Kelly’s Early Life
Kelly was born in Rochester. Kelly's mother, Sandra Kelly, was a cook. Her father, Kenneth Parsons, was a scaffolder. Kelly has two siblings: a younger brother named Damian and an older half-sister named Sasha. She received her education from Aveling schooling. Before becoming a professional model, Kelly studied arts in London for three years at Italia Conti Academy of Theater Arts.
Kelly’s Modelling Career
The modeling career started when she was just 16 years old. Sandra Kelly, the mother of Kelly, participated in a beauty contest, which Kelly won. After that competition, Kelly started to work for different advertising campaigns based on the promotion of bras and lingerie. The pictures of Kelly caught the attention of the Daily Star's editorial team, which led her to be featured in Page Three Girl. Kelly is considered a style icon. She was awarded the crown for FHM's sexiest woman in the world in 2005.
Participation in reality shows
Brook has always been part of reality shows. She has participated in most of them. Kelly Brook, in 2007, participated in a dancing competition, Strictly Come Dancing, which was airing on BBC One. Her dancing partner was Brendan Cole. During the show, she heard that her father, Kenneth, had passed away due to lung cancer, and she was completely broken. Kelly initially decided she would not quit and would keep dancing in her beloved father's memory. But later in week nine, Kelly decided to withdraw from the competition.
In 2008 Kelly again participated in the Strictly Come Dancing Christmas special with a new partner, Brian Fortuna. The couple came fourth, but with the help of the studio audience's votes, they stood second. Later, in 2008, Brook was placed as one of the three judges on another TV show called Dirty Dancing.
Kelly Brook, in 2009, was made the judge on the famous reality show Britain's Got Talent, but later, she was removed as the format of the show became too complicated due to four judges. Kelly was billed as a guest judge in the episode in which she appeared. Kelly gave appearances on several TV shows such as Celebrity Juice and It’s Not Me It's You.
Kelly Brook, a model and an actor, made her career established through different projects. She was part of different TV shows, and Strictly Come Dancing was one of them. Unfortunately, she had to leave the show in the ninth week because her father died from lung cancer.