Comedian Jayde Adams has been announced as the fifth contestant to have signed up to join the BBC’s favorite Strictly Come Dancing.
But who is she, and what other TV shows has she been in?
Who is Jayde Adams?
Jayde Adams is a British comedian, actress, writer and singer from Bristol.
The 37-year-old started her career with stand-up comedy in 2011.
Jayde’s work won her the Odd Woman Award in 2014 and was nominated for Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Comedy Awards in 2016.
In August 2016, Adams wrote and performed at 31, her debut at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
She has since appeared as a comedy artist in various TV shows and has her own special spot on Amazon Prime.
She is currently doing her stand-up show man, i can save you On the Edinburgh Fringe.
She is now set to appear on BBC’s hit show Strictly Come Dancing in 2022.
She announced that she would appear on BBC Radio 5 Live on 6 August 2022.
During a conversation with Scott Mills and Chris Stark, she said:
“Ever since I watched the first series in 2004, I feel like every step I’ve taken in my career over the past 11 years had to be on Strictly.
“I can’t begin to express my feelings, it means so much to me and my family.”
Who is Jayde Adams Dating?
Jayde has dated fellow comedian Rich Wilson.
The pair performed on tour together and collaborated with “Pub Landlord” Al Murray on the Save Live comedy show at Clapham Grand, which was streamed live in August 2020.
Her current relationship status is unknown.
What is Jayde Adams Net Worth?
Zayde has appeared in many popular TV shows as a comedy panelist and an actress.
It is clear that her television career continues to go strong, but her net worth is not known.
Which TV show has Jayde Adams been on?
Zayde made her television debut in December 2015 in Russell Howard’s A Gert Lush Christmas.
She has also been a panelist on Channel 4’s comedy quiz show, 8 out of 10 Cats and 8 out of 10 Cats Do Countdown.
In 2017, Adams appeared with Lenny Henry, Miranda Hart, Don French, Graham Norton, David Tennant to do stand up for Red Nose Day.
The comedian entered the streaming world in 2019 as he starred in Amazon Prime’s Good Omens.
In 2020, Jayde’s Amazon Prime Stand Up Special Serious Black Jumper hit the streaming platform.
She also appeared in the BAFTA-winning comedy Almaz Not Normal, the yet-to-be-released Take That film Greatest Days, The Outlaws on BBC One, and starred in the upcoming ITV2 series Ruby Speaking, which she also co-produced.
She also appeared on the cooking show Crazy Delicious, featuring Heston Blumenthal and Snackmasters – both on Channel 4.