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Cheryl Cole

Cheryl Cole

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About Cheryl Ann Tweedy

Cheryl Cole is a British singer, songwriter, actress, dancer, model, and television personality. She is part of the Girls Aloud band and is a co-judge for X Factor.

Personal Biography


Cole was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, England and grew up in poverty on council estates in the inner city districts of Walker and Heaton. She is the fourth of five children of Joan Callaghan, and the elder child of Gary Tweedy. Cole has a brother, Garry (born 1987, Newcastle) and three elder maternal half-siblings – Joseph, Gillian and Andrew. Cole's parents never married each other; they split up when Cole was 11.

Interested in dancing from an early age, Cole joined the Royal Ballet's summer school at the age of nine. In addition to dancing, Cole won many modeling competitions, including Boots Group's bonniest baby, Mothercare Happy Faces Portrait competition, Best Looking Girl of Newcastle, The Evening Chronicle "Little Miss and Mister", and "Most Attractive Girl" at the MetroCentre. She also appeared in two British Gas adverts, an SCS advert, and an Eldon Square Christmas advert with younger brother Garry. Cole also appeared in dance recitals on some television shows.

In May 2010, Cheryl Cole's sibling Andrew Tweedy was alleged involvement in a robbery case and was arrested.


Cheryl revealed that she was 15 when she lost her virginity. Cole used to have sugar cravings and has a weakness for cupcakes as her secret indulgence.


In October 2012, Cheryl Cole has revealed that she likes to have a large family. In an interview to a magazine, Cheryl Cole said she is not ruling out marriage and is planning to have four or five children of her own.


Relationship with D'adre West

Cole called for the sex ban after Burke's former lover, D'adre West, tried to cash in on her success by selling a seedy sex tape the couple recorded years ago.

Relationship with Ashley

Ashley Cole is Cheryl's husband but their relationship went in trouble waters after news came out of his affair with hairdresser Aimee Walton. Read Ashley and Cheryl Cole.

Cole said that Simon Cowell helped her deal with her marriage crisis.

Cole is a anti-drugs crusader and said pictures of her dead junkie pals has mde her stay off drugs for life.

Cheryl went for consulting a psychic over whether or not she should dump her cheating husband Ashley She is said to believe that she shell never find love again if she divorces love rat hubby Ashley.

In May 2010, she is reported to be planning to drop her married name from her new CD.

Relationship with Derek Hough

Cheryl is seen moving close to Derek Hough. For more information on their relationship, read Cheryl Cole and Derek Hough.

Relationship with Tre Holloway

As of 2012, Cheryl Cole is dating backing dancer Tre Holloway. She is on a tour with him in October 2012.


Cheryl Cole revealed that she admires the strong character of American singer Katy Perry. She said that Perry is her workout inspiration. They bonded while filming the Graham Norton Show.


In June 2012, an offer was announced to Cheryl Cole fans where they can have a special meeting with her. They will have to pay 350 pounds which will include a ticket to her UK tour and a photo with the star. The offer didn't go well with her fans who slammed her on the social networking site Twitter.


Reports in April 2010 suggest that women in Liverpool, Newcastle and Manchester are rushing to get fake eyelashes to copy the look of stars like Cheryl. She uses snake venom to wipe away her wrinkles and maintain a young look.

In January 2010, Cheryl showed off a fuller and glossier pout when she arrived at a London airport.


In August, Cole dyeed her hair red.

Malaria in July 2010

In July 2010, she was contracted the potentially deadly disease malaria. She continued recovering at her private hospital in London and requested mother Joan for the food she loved while growing up in Newcastle. Earlier the docs urged her to cut down on junk food.

Cheryl Cole and David Beckham have been voted as having the 'most perfect faces' in a poll in November 2010.


Cheryl Cole released her autobiography "Cheryl: My Story" in October 2012. She opened up about her marriage with Ashley Cole and the circumstances that led to the divorce.

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Professional Biography

Music career

Dedicated Cole sas her career is her number one love.

Reports in April 2010 suggested that Cheryl is likely to land a deal with Disney to be its tweenie star.

In July 2010, she was clearly busy. She wanted to go to Los Angeles as soon as X Factor goes to the boot camp stage so that she can try to completely her second album.

Solo album

Polydor Records is her record label. In August 09, fashion photographer Nick Knight is engaged to photograph her for her solo as-yet-untitled album is expected to release in October 09.

Promise This

Cheryl Cole made it to the number one position after selling 1,57,000 copies of her album 'Promise This'.

As X-Factor judge

Cheryl Cole is a judge on the show. She came up replacing Sharon Osbourne.

In October 08, Simon Cowell has said that Cole will win as a judge on X Factor as everything is going well for her. She admitted having stressed out over her wannabes however, along with her soloists Alexandra Burke, Diana Vickers and Laura White, she performed so well that they earned a hat-trick which took them to the next stage of the ITV talent show in Wembley. Cole told X Factor winner Alexandra to stay away from men and to focus on work and not play.

In August 09, she vowed to be a tougher judge for new series of X Factor ditching her nice girl image in a bid to get nasty.

In December 09, she reportedly wanted to quit her job as X Factor judge to start a family with husband Ashley Cole.

Reports in May 2010 revealed that Cole has refused to sign her new 1million pounds X Factor contract until she knows who will replace co-judge Dannii Minogue.

In May 2012, Cheryl Cole revealed that she doesn't think about Simon Cowell anymore and said that it is unlikely that she will work with him again.

Other television appearances

Cheryl donned a striking outfit slashed to the hip playing a Ninja as she crooned track Fight For This Love for her TV special.

As a WAG

Cheryl is reported to have visited South Africa ahead of this years soccer World Cup in what is considered a recce mission for WAGs.


  • A Million Lights

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments

Quotes on Cole

Cheryl is a beautiful and confident woman and I have learned so much from her over the last six months, X Factor winner Alexandra Burke who was mentored by Cole

Other information

Cheryl Cole in News

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Lily Allen changes her stage name to Lily Rose Cooper
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Cheryl Cole to tell all in Autobiography
Cheryl Cole's autobiography to be released in October

Cheryl Cole's Glee cameo confirmed
Cheryl Cole will be making a cameo appearance in a forthcoming episode of the 'Glee', the show's star Jane Lynch has confirmed.

Cheryl Cole beams on being treated with giant cookie on 29th b'day in Vegas
Cheryl Cole, who is currently in Las Vegas to commemorate her final year in her twenties, was spotted enjoying a meal in celebration of her coming of age.

Cheryl Cole thought she would die in plane
Cheryl Cole has revealed how she feared for her life when her private jet was stranded in a storm as lightning struck the runway.

I dated bully junkie aged 16, says Cheryl Cole
Cheryl Cole has revealed that a duet song in her new album 'A Million Lights' is about the pain of a teenage relationship she had with an abusive junkie.

Cheryl Cole voted top female celeb women would choose for lesbian clinch
Cheryl Cole has topped a list of celebrities women would most like a lesbian encounter with, a new study has revealed.

Cheryl Cole's 'Call My Name' breaks 2012 UK Single Chart record
Cheryl Cole's single 'Call My Name' has debuted straight to number one in the UK charts and become the fastest-selling single of 2012.

Cheryl Cole plans incredible 8 costume change for UK tour
Cheryl Cole is planning to pull out all the stops on her first solo tour - with an amazing eight costume change.

Cheryl Cole `fed up` of being blamed for farts on planes
Cheryl Cole has revealed that she is always being accused of breaking wind in flight, as people think she's too famous to bother holding it in.

Cheryl Cole knows why girls go crazy for Harry Styles
Cheryl Cole has revealed that she can understand why girls and women fancy One Direction's singer Harry Styles.

Fans slam Cheryl Cole for charging 350 pounds to meet her
Cheryl Cole's fans are angry with her, after the singer tried to charge 350 pounds for a 'special' backstage meet-and-greet with her during her first ever solo tour of the UK.

Cheryl Cole attracted to tattooed men
London, June 14 (AN): Cheryl Cole has revealed that she fancies men who are into body art just like her.

Cheryl Cole finds Justin Biber 'cute'
Cheryl Cole has revealed that she would have liked being stuck with Justin Bieber in an elevator at Capital FM's Summertime Ball.

Cheryl gets cosy with ex-Ashley lookalike on 29th b'day bash
Cheryl Cole was spotted getting up close and personal with a new fella, who looks like her former footie husband star Ashley Cole, at her wild 29th birthday party in Las Vegas.

Italian WAGs 'more beautiful than England's'
As more than 10,000 England fans poured into Kiev for Euro 2012 quarter-final against Italy, England seems to have already lost the battle atleast in the showdown of the WAGs.

Marriage is bond for life, says Cheryl Cole
Cheryl Cole, who divorced Ashley Cole in 2010 amid claims that the footballer cheated on her with a string of women, still believes in the institution of marriage and thinks that regardless of their sexuality, everyone should be entitled to enter it.

Euro 2012 WAGs will never be as glam as we were, says Nancy Dell'Olio
Nancy Dell'Olio, who is the only woman with the right to call herself Queen of the WAGs , pulled no punches when it came to the Euro 2012 players' wives and girlfriends.

Cheryl Cole adds new sheepskin slippers to shoe line
Cheryl Cole has launched her range of shoes, which include everything from cozy slippers to glitzy heels.

Cheryl Cole launches her first ever lipstick for charity
Cheryl Cole is set to launch her very first lipstick in this season's must-have colour to raise money for her charity.

Kate named 'top beauty icon of 2011'
Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, has beaten her own sister Pippa to become the top beauty icon of 2011in a new poll.

Cheryl Cole carries 'back-up' flat shoes
Cheryl Cole has revealed that she always carries a 'Mary Poppins bag' with flat shoes, just in case she needs them.

Hairspray sales on record high as women wish to emulate their celeb idols
Hairspray sales have hit a record breaking 173 million pounds in 2011, as women want to copy the big-hair styles of their celebrity idols, a new study has found.

Cheryl Cole voted as 2011's hair icon by Brit women
Cheryl Cole has been voted as the hair icon for 2011, leaving thousands of women envious of her thick, full locks

I will never have a supermodel's figure, says Cheryl Cole
Cheryl Cole has accepted the fact that she will never have a supermodel's figure and now knows what clothes suit her shape.

Cheryl Cole wants to be 'a hippy, then a spaceship'
Cheryl Cole has revealed that her signature style differs everyday, as one day she wants to be "hippy" and the next day "like a spaceship".

Cheryl Cole keen to wear more of Posh's dresses
Cheryl Cole has revealed that she is a huge fan of Victoria Beckham's creations and looks forward to wearing more of them in 2012.

Steve Jones vows to bed Nicole Scherzinger after leaving 'US X Factor'
Steve Jones has vowed to bed Nicole Scherzinger, former girlfriend of Formula 1 racer Lewis Hamilton, if he is axed from the 'US X Factor'.

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