Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Jake Quickenden Interview DOI…
Jake Quickenden is a 28-year-old former singer who shot to fame on X Factor and I’m A Celeb.
Born in Scunthorpe he worked as a lifeguard and was a semi-pro footballer. Following X-Factor Jake presented Chart Show Dance, and Chart Show TV and backstage from Wireless Music Festival
In August 2017 he announced his engagement to girlfriend to Danielle Fogerty.
This Christmas Jake stared in the Winter Garden’s production of PETER PAN along with Jennifer Ellison & Maureen Nolan.
In Jan 2018 Jake stars on Dancing On Ice on ITV.
Enjoy an EXCUSIVE interview with Jake & Alex via YouTube:
Jake’s younger brother, Oliver, tragically died in 2012 aged 19 after suffering with a form of bone cancer called osteosarcoma.
Here’s Alex with Jake & Jennifer Ellison at the Peter Pan launch in Sept 2017:
His father, Paul, died of the same disease in 2008 and in 2016 Jake opened up about his depression following his family tragedies, saying on Loose Women: “’I went into a downward spiral.
Striking up a friendship with motorcycle legend Carl Fogarty, Jake was introduced to his daughter Danielle.
Interview by Alex Belfield for Celebrity Radio 20th September 2017.