Amanda Holden began her career at the age of 17 when she studied at London’s Mount View drama school. She made her television debut on “Blind Date” and “EastEnders.” She is famous for her role as Sarah Trevanion on “Wild at Heart” and for being one of the judges, alongside Simon Cowell and Piers Morgan, on “Britain’s Got Talent”. This multi-talented actress has also appeared in several stage musicals and in 2004 was nominated for a Laurence Olivier Theatre Award for Best Actress in a Musical for her performance in the West End production of “Thoroughly Modern Millie”. Holden then became a gossip columnist for the News of the World’s celebrity orientated magazine Fabulous in July 2009. Additionally, she has also started a new three-part show called “Amanda Holden’s Fantasy Lives” in January 2010.