Ellie Taylor Biography – Ellie Taylor Wiki
Ellie Taylor is an English stand-up comedian, television presenter, actress, and writer. She is known as a regular on the BBC’s Mock The Week, The Mash Report and Live at the Apollo, Late Night Mash on Dave and, most recently, as a co-host on Channel 4’s The Great Pottery Throw Down. She also stars in the multi-award-winning Apple TV+ comedy series Ted Lasso.
Taylor began her career as a stand-up comedian after appearing on ITV’s Show Me The Funny and has gone on to write and perform five stand-up comedy shows, one of which, Cravings, streamed on Netflix as part of Comedians of the World.
Her TV highlights include The Mash Report (BBC 2), Live at the Apollo (BBC 2), QI (BBC 2), Would I lie to you? (BBC 2), Mock the Week (BBC 2), Plebs (ITV2), Sicknote (Sky Atlantic), The John Bishop Show (BBC 1), 8 out of 10 Cats (Channel 4), As Yet Untitled with Alan Davies (Dave), Family Tree (BBC 2/HBO), The Lodge (Disney), and Drunk History (Comedy Central).
Taylor’s proudest moment was appearing on Live at the Apollo in 2016. “My family and friends were in the audience. If it all ends tomorrow I can say I did it and nobody can take that away from me. I can be self-critical, but after that I thought, ‘You’re quite good at this, aren’t you’. It’s nice to get that tick.”
She is the author of the Sunday Times Bestseller book: “My Child and Other Mistakes – How to ruin your life in the best way possible.” It’s all about “my experience having a child. It’s for people who are thinking about having a kid, people who are pregnant and for anyone who’s been there, done that and wonder how an earth they did.”
Her forthcoming projects include two brand-new formats as she presents You Won’t Believe This (w/t) for Channel 4 and co-hosts Cheat alongside Danny Dyer, which is coming soon to Netflix.
Ellie Taylor Age
Eleanor Jane Taylor was born on 4 November 1983 in Brentwood, Essex, England.
Ellie Taylor Parents
The Brentwood-born comedian was born to parents Gill and Richard Taylor. Her mother, Gill, is into amateur dramatics and her father, Richard, now retired, was a company secretary.
Ellie Taylor Husband
Is Ellie Taylor married? She is married to her husband, Phil Black, an Australian news reporter. Taylor married her long-term boyfriend, Phil Black, in an intimate wedding in London in 2014 with a few close friends and family members in attendance.
Ellie Taylor Daughter
Taylor and her husband, Phil Black, have a daughter named Valentina. She was born on 28 November 2018.
Taylor had no plans to have children and in 2015 posted pictures of herself on Facebook in “anti-motherhood” poses as a response Facebook’s Motherhood Challenge, where women were invited to post images expressing how proud they were to be mums. In Taylor’s pictures she was asleep. In one she was sleeping while cradling a wine bottle.
Ellie Taylor Family
Taylor and her husband, Phil Black, have a child together. Their daughter, Valentina, was born in November 2018.
Since her marriage in 2014, there was been a constant chorus from other women asking when she is going to start a family. She said at the time that if “she had a pound for every time someone said it she could have bought a very expensive baby.”
Ellie Taylor Net Worth
What is Ellie Taylor’s net worth? She has an estimated net worth of €2 million.
Ellie Taylor Height
Taylor stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.8 m).
Ellie Taylor Strictly Come Dancing 2022
Stand-up comedian, actress and author Ellie Taylor is a contestant on the twentieth series of Strictly Come Dancing. She was announced as a contestant on ITV’s Lorraine show. Taylor said she and her mum had watched the show for years and she was “over the moon” to be now appearing on it.
Taylor said in a statement: “Well, cover me in fake tan and roll me in sequins! I’m absolutely over the moon to be a part of Strictly 2022! I’ve watched the show for years so to be able to take to the dance floor is a dream come true, for both me and mum who is a Strictly super fan! At the moment I’m focusing on the excitement and glitter and choosing to ignore the fact that I have the dancing ability of a newly born giraffe. Bring it on!”
Taylor joins Will Mellor, Kym Marsh, Richie Anderson, Kaye Adams, Jayde Adams, Ellie Simmonds, Tyler West and Matt Goss in the Strictly Come Dancing 2022 line-up.
Ellie Taylor Instagram
Her Instagram is @elliejanetaylor.