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Konnie Huq

Biography

British television host most widely known for her focus on a favorite CBBC children’s program called Blue Peter. This year 2010, she also hosted an ITV2 actuality series known as The Xtra Aspect. She researched economics at Robinson University, Cambridge. In the first 2000s, she hosted such tv applications as UK Best 40 and The surface of the Pops. She was created in London to Bangladeshi parents from the Sunni Muslim beliefs. This year 2010 she wedded British broadcast journalist Charlie Brooker. She shown the 2010 group of Simon Cowell’s The Xtra Aspect.

Quick Facts


Full Name Konnie Huq
Date Of Birth July 17, 1975
Place Of Birth London, England
Height 1.6 m
Profession TV Show Host
Education University of Cambridge, Notting Hill and Ealing High School, Robinson College, Cambridge
Nationality British
Spouse Charlie Brooker
Children Covey Brooker Huq, Huxley Brooker Huq
Parents Mohammed Huq, Roshan Ara Huq
Siblings Rupa Huq, Nutun Huq, Rupa
Movies Ahmed & Mildred
TV Shows King of the Nerds, M.I. High, Guinness World Records Smashed, UK Top 40, Goodness Gracious Me, Blue Peter, Zoo Days, Comic Relief Does Fame Academy
Star Sign Cancer

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#Fact
1Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 38, a son Huxley Brooker Huq on February 28, 2014. Child's father is her husband, Charlie Brooker.
2Gave birth to her 1st child at age 36, a son Covey Brooker Huq on March 23, 2012. Child's father is her husband, Charlie Brooker.
3Her elder sister is political blogger turned Labour MP Rupa Huq.
4Longest serving female presenter on TV series Blue Peter (1958) (1997-2007).
5Appeared as a contestant on Blockbusters (1983) with her friend Sarah while still at school in 1992. The pair lasted for two episodes, but were eventually beaten.
6Has an Economics degree from Cambridge University


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Robin Hood2007TV SeriesKonnie
M.I.High2007TV SeriesBlue Peter Presenter
The Children's Party at the Palace2006TV SpecialGeorge (The Famous Five)
Great Performances2004TV SeriesBaobabs
UK Top 402002TV SeriesHost (2002-2004)
Second Star to the Left2001TV ShortAdditional Voices (voice)
Goodness Gracious Me1998TV SeriesVarious

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ahmed & Mildred2014Short writer
Black Mirror2011TV Series writer - 1 episode

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Black Mirror2011TV Series thanks - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Greatest Animated Movies2016TV Movie documentaryHerself
It Was Alright in the 70s2015TV Series documentaryHerself
30 Greatest Disaster Movies2015TV Movie documentaryHerself - Presenter
Only Connect2013TV SeriesHerself - Scrabblers
A Touch of Cloth2013TV SeriesHerself
This Week2010-2012TV SeriesHerself
Pointless Celebrities2012TV SeriesHerself
The Real Hustle2012TV Series documentaryHerself
A Night with the Stars2011TV Movie documentaryHerself (uncredited)
Would I Lie to You?2011TV SeriesHerself
Daybreak2011TV SeriesHerself
Smile... This Was Candid Camera2010TV Movie documentaryHerself
The Xtra Factor2010TV SeriesHerself - Presenter / Herself - Narrator
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows T4 Premiere Special2010TV MovieHerself
Loose Women2008-2010TV SeriesHerself
Pride of Britain Awards 20102010TV SpecialHerself
GCSE Bitesize English Literature2009TV Movie documentaryHerself - Presenter
I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! NOW!2009TV SeriesHerself
The Wright Stuff2008-2009TV SeriesHerself - Panelist / Herself - Guest Panelist
Are You Smarter Than a 10 Year Old?2009TV SeriesHerself
FM2009TV SeriesHerself
Noel's HQ2009TV SeriesHerself
Zoo Days2008-2009TV Series documentaryHerself - Presenter
Guinness World Records Smashed2009TV SeriesHerself - Presenter
Screenwipe2008TV Series documentaryHerself
Blue Peter at 502008TV Movie documentaryHerself
What Are You Like?2008TV SeriesHerself
UK School Games2008TV SeriesHerself - Presenter
8 Out of 10 Cats2007-2008TV SeriesHerself
Breakfast2008TV SeriesHerself
The Weakest Link2008TV SeriesHerself
The Friday Night Project2008TV SeriesHerself
Happy Hour2008TV SeriesHerself
Celebrity Ding Dong2008TV SeriesHerself
The Alan Titchmarsh Show2008TV SeriesHerself
BBC Your News2007TV SeriesHerself - Presenter
Blue Peter1999-2007TV SeriesHerself - Presenter
News 24 Sunday2007TV SeriesHerself
Comic Relief Does Fame Academy2007TV SeriesHerself
The Sarah Jane Adventures2007TV SeriesHerself
TMi2006TV SeriesHerself - Blue Peter Presenter
The Worlds Most Extreme TV2005TV Movie documentaryHerself
Big Brother's Efourum2005TV SeriesHerself
Comic Relief: Red Nose Night Live 052005TV SpecialHerself
Celebrate the Sound of Music2005TV Movie documentaryHerself
Children in Need2003TV SeriesHerself
19 Keys2003TV Series documentaryHerself
Top of the Pops2003TV SeriesHerself - Presenter
The Kumars at No. 422001TV SeriesHerself
To Me, to You!1998TV SeriesHerself
Milkshake!1997TV SeriesHerself (1997)
Eat Your Words1993TV SeriesHerself - Host
Blockbusters1992TV SeriesHerself - Blue Team / Herself - Modeling Blockbusters Shirt and Dictionary

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Almost Famous IV2011TV Movie documentaryHerself
Have I Got News for You2008TV SeriesHerself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2009AFA Screenplay AwardMonaco International Film FestivalBest Rising Star Screenplay AngelFor 'Ahmed and Mildred'

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2002BAFTA Children's AwardBAFTA AwardsBest PresenterBlue Peter (1958)


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