Born: January 11 1986, Rochford, Essex, England, United Kingdom
Height: 5 ft 7″ or 1.7m
Background: Rachel Riley is an English television presenter best known for being a co-presenter on Countdown Channel 4 and The Gadget Show on Channel 5. Rachel has also appeared on BBC Primetime shows Room 101, I Love My Country, Britain’s Brightest, The Guess List, Top Gear and Would I Lie To You. She initially considered a career in marketing, before her mother encouraged her to audition for Channel 4’s iconic game show, Countdown.