Since his explosion onto the entertainment scene in 2012's X Factor, Rylan Clark-Neal has rapidly established himself as a competent host, entertainer and TV personality.
After finishing fifth on the X Factor, Rylan went on to win Celebrity Big Brother in 2013, which led on to regular contributions on ITV1′s This Morning, including a hosting stint with his husband Dan; together they were the first homosexual couple to present the show. Rylan also landed the hosting gig on C5′s Big Brother’s Bit on the Side following his Celebrity Big Brother win and he continues to be a regular contestant on the award winning Celebrity Juice and numerous other ITV formats; he celebrated being a Celebrity Masterchef finalist in 2015.
The bubbly presenter was seen on Up Late with Rylan, his own chat show, throughout May and can now be seen in the new Absolutely Fabulous movie where he makes a cameo appearance. He is also the new host of Xtra Factor alongside Radio 1 DJ Matt Edmondson.
On the other side of the camera, Rylan released his autobiography, The Life of Rylan, at the end of June, which spent two weeks at number 1 on the Sunday Times Bestsellers chart. Additionally, the much-loved personality was nominated for Best Presenter at the 2016 NTAs.