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Craig Monk

Biography

Competitive sailor who received bronze in the 1992 Olympic Finn Class event in Barcelona and in addition competed in the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta. He was raised in New Zealand, where he discovered to sail. He is a grinder in the 34th America’s Glass for Artemis Race. His parents are Elsdon and Margaret. “Lord from the Bands” movie director Peter Jackson can be from New Zealand.

Quick Facts


Full Name Craig Monk
Date Of Birth May 23, 1967
Place Of Birth Stratford, New Zealand
Profession Sailor
Parents Margaret Monk, Elsdon Monk
Star Sign Gemini

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#Fact
1(November 18, 2013) Married her boyfriend of 2 years Craig Monk following an 11-month-long engagement.
2Cheryl knew she had what it took to be a pop star as soon as she set eyes upon her.
3Simon Cowell didn't want her in The X Factor (2004) live finals, because she looked so frail.
4Was involved in writing her first post The X Factor (2004) single, "Swagger Jagger", which debuted at number 1 in the UK charts.
5Auditioned for The X Factor (2004) in 2010 with a rendition of Soulja Boy's "Turn My Swag On". She received high praise from X Factor judge and (later on) mentor Cheryl and quickly became a favourite to win the competition.
6Despite facing a number of criticisms and controversies throughout her time on The X Factor (2004) in 2010, she finished in 4th place.
7Has been widely compared to The X Factor (2004) judge and mentor Cheryl with many - Cheryl included - noticing various similarities between the two, such as similarly placed hand tattoos, hair colour, fashion sense, tastes in music, performing styles and even their names. Following this, many been quick to dub her a "Mini-Cheryl".
8She is a rapper and a singer.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The VoiceTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2015 writer - 1 episode, 2015
RuPaul's Drag RaceTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2015 writer - 1 episode, 2015
Dancing with the StarsTV Series 1 episode, 2012 writer - 1 episode, 2014 performer - 1 episode, 2012
Teen Choice Awards 20142014TV Special performer: "Really Don't Care" / writer: "Really Don't Care"
Sunday Brunch2014TV Series performer - 1 episode
Todd's Pop Song ReviewsTV Series documentary performer - 2 episodes, 2013 - 2014 writer - 1 episode, 2014
Fantástico2014TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
21 Hottest Girls in Pop Right Now2014TV Movie performer: "Sirens"
Coletivation MTV2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
Big Time Rush2013TV Series performer - 1 episode
Girls2013TV Series performer - 1 episode
Identity Thief2013performer: "Swagger Jagger" / writer: "Swagger Jagger"
The X Factor2012TV Series performer - 1 episode
The X Factor2012TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2012TV Series performer - 1 episode
This Morning2012TV Series performer - 1 episode
Crossing the Street2011Short performer: "With Ur Love"
T4 on the Beach2011TV Movie performer: "Swagger Jagger"
The X Factor2010TV Series performer - 5 episodes

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Demi Lovato Feat. Cher Lloyd: Really Don't Care2014Video short
Cher Lloyd Feat. Becky G.: Oath2012Short

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Loose Women2016TV SeriesHerself
2014 MTV Video Music Awards2014TV SpecialHerself
Live with Kelly and Ryan2013-2014TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
Teen Choice Awards 20142014TV SpecialHerself
Sunday Brunch2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Today2012-2014TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
2014 Billboard Music Awards2014TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade2013TV SpecialHerself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2013TV SeriesHerself - Musical guest
Larry King Now2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2012-2013TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
Big Time Rush2013TV SeriesHerself
Radio Disney Music Awards2013TV SpecialHerself
The Best Hit USA2012TV SeriesHerself
The X Factor2012TV SeriesHerself - Special Guest
The X Factor2012TV SeriesHerself - Special Guest
Make Your Mark: Shake It Up Dance Off2012TV SpecialHerself - Judge
Red Carpet Report2012TV Series shortHerself
Dancing with the Stars2012TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
America's Got Talent2012TV SeriesHerself
This Morning2012TV SeriesHerself
Daybreak2011-2012TV SeriesHerself
12 Again2012TV SeriesHerself
The Xtra Factor2010-2011TV SeriesHerself
The X Factor2010-2011TV SeriesHerself - Contestant / Herself - Special Guest
T4 on the Beach2011TV MovieHerself - Performer
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows T4 Premiere Special2010TV MovieHerself
Pride of Britain Awards 20102010TV SpecialHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
21 Hottest Girls in Pop Right Now2014TV MovieHerself
The X Factor2012TV SeriesHerself
Almost Famous IV2011TV Movie documentaryHerself

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014VMAMTV Video Music Awards (VMA)Best Lyric Video· Demi Lovato
2014Young Hollywood AwardYoung Hollywood AwardsSong of the Summer / DJ Replay· Demi Lovato


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