By the age of 14, Jill was landing TV and theatre roles, and she’s appeared in The Darling Buds of May, Tucker’s Luck, Grange Hill and a host of TV commercials. At 19, she began starring in West End musicals, including Me and My Girl and West Side Story. Despite her flourishing acting career, Jill was determined to follow her passion for presenting, and she spent time at Capital FM, Kiss FM and Virgin Radio before finally ending up here at QVC!
So many! Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Gone with the Wind, The Polar Express, Beauty and the Beast…
Ones about Audrey Hepburn.
Do you have any pets?
A bulldog called Scruncher.
What do you enjoy doing?
I love going to the theatre, eating out, running, and, though it’s unusual, resting!
What’s the first record you ever bought?
What’s your idea of a perfect weekend?
Going away with my husband Larry and dog Scruncher, somewhere by the coast. In the morning I’d go for a run along the beach with dolphins by my side.
When are you most happy?
Spending time with my husband, in the USA by the sea.
What’s the scariest thing you’ve ever done?
Scuba diving in the Atlantic Ocean – freezing!
What’s been your silliest moment at QVC?
When I accidentally shaved a model’s hair with Remington clippers – I’d forgotten to put the attachment on!
What 3 things would you take with you to a desert island?
My eyelash curlers, my fitness board and, of course, my husband.