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Born Anne Josephine Robinson on September 26, 1944 in Crosby, Liverpool, England, this famous host of the BBC and NBC quiz show The Weakest Link (2001) started her career as a journalist for Rediffusion. She made her way up by working on the Daily Mail, Sunday Times and Daily Mirror. It was at the Mirror where she was to make her mark, being ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Weakest Link
The Weakest Link Herself - Hostess / Herself - Host / Herself
(2000-2010)
Watchdog
Watchdog Herself - Presenter / Herself / Herself - Contributor
(1993-2015)
Weakest Link
Weakest Link Herself - Host
(2001-2002)
My Life in Books
My Life in Books Herself - Presenter / Herself - Host
(2011-2012)

Filmography

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 2007 My Family (TV Series)
Weakest Link Presenter
- Susan of Troy (2007) ... Weakest Link Presenter
 2005 Doctor Who (TV Series)
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- The Parting of the Ways (2005) ... Anne Droid (voice)
- Bad Wolf (2005) ... Anne Droid (voice)
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Other Works:

Presented a programme on BBC Radio 2 in the 1980s.

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Interviews | 3 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 4½" (1.64 m)
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Personal Quote:

[trying to get the Welsh put into Room 101] And what are they for? See more »

Trivia:

Investigated by British police for alleged incitement to racial hatred, following comments she made about the Welsh in Room 101: Episode #6.9 (2001). See more »

Trademark:

Always signs off at the end of her television shows with a wink to the camera See more »

Nickname:

The Queen of Mean

Star Sign:

Libra

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