Jacob "Jake" Quickenden is an English singer and reality television personality. He was a contestant on the ninth and eleventh series of The X Factor in 2012 and 2014, before being runner-up in series 14 of I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! in December 2014. After taking part in I'm a Celebrity, Quickenden met Carl Fogarty's daughter, Danielle and they dated until just after Dancing On Ice. In 2018, he won the tenth series of Dancing on Ice, where he was partnered with professional German figure skater Vanessa Bauer. Jake is currently starring in a U.K. tour of Hair The Musical. Quickenden was a lifeguard in his home town of Scunthorpe, alongside a career as semi-pro footballer.
|Born:||Jacob Kenneth Quickenden, September 3, 1988, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, England|
|Occupation:||Television personality, footballer, singer, actor, model, former lifeguard|
|Television:||The X Factor (2012, 2014), I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! (2014), Dancing On Ice (2018)|
|Twitter:||Jake Quickenden's Twitter profile|
|Facebook:||Jake Quickenden's Facebook profile|
|IMDb:||Jake Quickenden's IMDb|
About Jake Quickenden
Competitor on the 11th series of The X Factor (UK) who worked as a presenter for the British music television channel Chart Show TV.
A broken leg derailed his sports career, as he previously played for the Scunthorpe under-16s. He was given a second chance at athletics when he was invited to try out for the Australian clubs Sunshine George Cross Team and Bentley Greens. He stayed there for 2 seasons.
He was signed by the London Agency Select Models and did a Timberland clothing campaign.
He is from Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, England. He began dating Danielle Fogarty in 2014.
On a previous season of The X Factor, he earned a spot on Nicole Scherzinger's team.
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- English male models
- English singers
- Frickley Athletic F.C. players
- Reality show winners
- English television personalities