Being an English television personality, glamour model, media personality, television presenter, columnist and novelist, Chantelle Houghton was the first "non-celebrity" to feature in the Channel 4 reality television show Celebrity Big Brother in 2006. She emerged with winning a prize of series 4. In addition, she was named "TV's latest reality millionaire" in October 2007.
Born in Wickford, Essex, to Allan and Vivien, Houghton attended Bromfords School in Wickford, the same school that Big Brother 8 winner
Brian Beloattended. She left school at 15 with seven GCSEs, then worked in a bank and as an insurance telesales rep. After many friends' suggestion that she would make a good model, Houghton entered a 2001 competition run by a Motorcycle News magazine, and after winning it became a promotions girl.
Her heroine is
Katie Priceand a good friend with former Big Brother contestant Chanelle Hayes. She dated British TV star Rav Wilding. Chantelle Houghton was married to Prestonin 2006 and then they divorced. From 2011, She was in a relationship with Alex Reiduntil their split in September 2012. And she has a daughter named Dolly.