Charlotte Jackson is an accomplished and popular TV presenter who is currently a lead presenter on Sky Sports News. She also presents the Euro Pro Tour Golf on Sky Sports and is currently appearing on ITV1′s new Saturday night show Splash!
Charlotte re-joined Sky Sports after getting her TV break hosting a live daily sports show on Setanta Sports when it launched and she demonstrated her sporting prowess when she presented an Olympic Special for the channel called ‘All Action Jackson’, where she participated in a number of Olympic disciplines, including show jumping. Charlotte has also presented ITV’s Champions League Weekly, Beach Soccer coverage and hosted the Beijing Olympics and Champions League for Al Jazeera Sport. She went on to present 71 Degrees North on ITV1. She recently captained the ladies team on the Big Sports Quiz and appeared on Sky One’s A League of Their Own.
After completing a journalism course, Charlotte went on to present a variety of different television programmes, worked behind the scenes at Sky Sports, before getting her break with Setanta.
Charlotte hosted the 2011 Champions League final dinner in London, the UEFA Season Kick Off party in Monaco in 2010 and the World Player of the Year awards for FIFA in 2009.
Three things you might not know:
- Charlotte trained to be a doctor before deciding on a career in TV.
- Charlotte was in a girl band called Nebula 101 and was backing singer to Tony Christie on his no.1 hit Is this the Way to Amarillo
- When she was just two years old she broke her collar bone, Charlotte then broke her metatarsal playing football, her leg skiing, her arm (twice) horse riding, her fingers playing lacrosse and her nose water skiing!