17 Reasons To Love Claudia Winkleman

Worship the fringe.

1. Claudia’s not just our favourite telly host.

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2. She’s got an MA in History of Art from New Hall, Cambridge.

Which comes in handy on The Arts Show. “The arts show is an amazing thing because I get to say out loud that actually I did study Vermeer for a whole year and that I can be a bit geeky. And I get to meet heroes. I mean, David Bailey!”

3. She makes an excellent Brucie back-up.

5. And that smudgy eye make-up.

6. She’s an incisive biscuit critic.

 

7. She wears cat ears well.

8. She’s besties with Miranda Hart.

9. And made us all jealous by snuggling up to the Doctor.

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10. And though her turn on The Great Comic Relief Bake Off was fraught.

11. She can still knock up a mean tray bake.

12. Her columns for the Independent were excellent.

 

13. She’s a massive film buff, and is smashing on Film 2013.

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14. And she was the best Buzzcocks host ever.

15. She’s an adept hula-hooper.

16. She was once chased by a penguin.

17. And she’s not going to change for anyone, thank you very much.

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