PADDY McGuinness first detonate onto the TV screens 17 years ago when he assimilated comedian companion Peter Kay for his travesty documentary series That Peter Kay Thing.
Paddy has given turn a domicile name presenting Take Me Out and reviving the TV dating show genre.
Who is Paddy McGuinness?
He was innate Patrick Joseph McGuinness in Farnworth, Lancashire on Aug 14 1973.
His relatives are Irish from Country Tipperary and he attended Mount Joseph High School in Farnworth.
He met indication Christine Martin at at the Liverpool International Tennis Tournament in 2008 and they married in 2011. They have 3 children – twins Penelope and Leo and daughter Felicity.
How did Paddy get into acting?
In 1995 he seemed as a competitor on the dating diversion show God’s Gift before starring as a siphon attendant in Comedy Lab.
In 2000 he starred in old crony Peter Kay’s show That Peter Kay Thing before joining Kay’s new comedy series, the award-winning Phoenix Nights as doorman Paddy O’Shea alongside associate bouncer Max Bygraves, one of many characters played by Kay.
This led to the span of them teaming up as a twin for the sitcom Max and Paddy’s Road to Nowhere in 2004.
Paddy also starred in 6 episodes of Coronation Street as Dougie Ryan in 2015.
How did he turn a presenter?
In 2006, Paddy hosted a documentary for Sky 1 called Inside Wayne Rooney in which Paddy finished opposite tasks to see the disproportion between him and a veteran footballer.
He went on to guest-host The Paul O’Grady Show while O’Grady had a week off and hosted the series Hotel GB in 2012 before hosting Paddy’s TV Guide, looking at the best and the misfortune TV moments.
But the show that many people know Paddy for is the ITV dating diversion show Take Me Out.
He has hosted the show – the design of which is for a singular man to obtain a date with one of thirty singular women – given 2010.
Paddy has also seemed on Your Face Sounds Familiar, Text Santa, Celebrity Juice and Through the Keyhole.
His latest venture to grace the tiny screen is a new series with Keith Lemon called The Keith and Paddy Picture Show.
It is a blueprint show which will compensate a humorous reverence to Keith and Paddy‘s favourite cinema of all time.
Each week they will enroll the help of several celebs to help them reconstruct an iconic films.