Who is Alice Levine?
Alice Levine is a famous radio and television presenter, narrator as well as a comedian from the United Kingdom. In addition, she is the recipient of “Best On-Screen Female” award in 2008 during the National Student Television Awards.
Moreover, Alice’s debut television gig was presenting MTV’s Celebrity Bites. The show marked her in the media fraternity and extended to further opportunities, notably coverage of the EMAs.
Profile of Alice Levine
|Full Name||Alice Esme Levine|
|Popular As||Alice Levine|
|Birthdate||8th July, 1986|
|Place of Birth||Beeston, Nottinghamshire, England|
|Profession||Radio & TV Presenter, Narrator, and Comedian|
|Race / Ethnicity||Undisclosed|
|University||University of Leeds|
|Age||36 Years Old|
|Height||5’7” (170 cm)|
|Net Worth||$3 Mllion|
Early-life, Education & Family Background
Alice Esme Levine was born in Beeston, Nottinghamshire, England on 8th July, 1986. As of 2022, Levine is 36 years old and her star sign is Cancer. Accordingly, her father is a retired professor who served at Nottingham University while her mother is a former artist as well as a caterer. Apart from these, the details surrounding her family, parents as well as siblings remain confined.
As regards to her academic background, Alice studied at Bramcote’s Alderman White School. There she served as the head girl. Later on, Levine learned English at the University of Leeds.
Interestingly, she encountered Jamie Morton, her future colleague on “My Dad Wrote a Porno,” and James Cooper while studying at the university. Besides, Levine was a regular contributor to Leeds Student Television, the university’s television station.
Alice Levine’s Media Career
Alice’s first television work was hosting MTV’s Celebrity Bites, which provided further opportunities, including coverage of the EMAs. Additionally, she has also She’s also featured on the Channel 4 show ‘Pop Up Pop Quiz’. Similarly, Alice made an appearance on Channel 4’s 8 Out of 10 Cats in 2012.
Thereafter, Levine rejoined BBC Radio 1 on January 7, 2013, to co-host a show with Phil Taggart. Her show aired from 10 p.m. until midnight on Mondays through Thursdays. Likewise, she was the host of Xbox’s “Lovebox” coverage as well as a presenter for Dave TV’s “Red Bull Soap Box Race”.
Levine’s big break came when she presented Big Brother’s Bit on the Side on Channel 5. She co-hosted the show with Jamie East since 2011 until 2013. Accordingly, Alice was among the “Big Brother’s” voices throughout that time, which included interacting to housemates in the diary room and announcing assignments and updates to them. However, they exited the show in 2013.
Following her exit from the “Big Brother’s”, she joined Noel Fielding’s team on BBC2’s Nevermind the Buzzcocks in 2013. Meanwhile, she departed her nighttime role with Taggart in August 2014 to host a solo weekend afternoon show on the station.
Subsequently, Alice hosted the Barclaycard Mercury Music Sessions for Channel 4 in 2014, as well as Mercury Music Prize coverage later that year. Similarly, she and Geoff Lloyd hosted on the red carpet for the British Independent Film Awards in 2016. Likewise, she also presented backstage at the BRIT Awards for ITV2 in 2017, 2018 and 2019.
Moreover, she also hosted the BAFTA Craft Awards’ red carpet and backstage, as well as the BAFTA TV Awards in May of the same year.
Alice is among the three co-creators of the podcast “My Dad Wrote a Porno”. Besides, Levine hosted “Levine on Love”, a series in which she investigated the world of modern romance on BBC iPlayer.
Additionally, she appeared in Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled for Dave in the fifth sequence. Consequently, Levine competed in the sixth season of Dave’s comic game show Taskmaster as one of five contestants in 2018.
Further, Levine also featured in the seventh series of BBC2’s Room 101. She then co-hosted co-hosted a series of Channel 4’s reality show “The Circle” with Maya Jama the same year.
In 2019, Levine hosted Channel 4’s Travel Man, as well as presenting “Sleeping with the Far Right”. Moreover, the same year she hosted the Women in Music Awards for the fifth year in a row.
Alice & her Business Ventures
In parallel to her broadcasting career, Levine and her business partner Laura Jackson co-founded “Jackson & Levine”, a food and lifestyle enterprise. Besides, Levine has designed three shirts for Finery and two Habitat collections under her label.
In addition, they are the food columnists for Marie Claire. They are also the contributors to Company magazine’s weekly column, the “Food Club with Jackson”, as well as authors of a book.
Apart from her media work, Alice has also extended her support for number of philanthropic works. On November 16, 2014, it was revealed that Levine, along with a number of other celebrities and choirmaster Gareth Malone, had topped the UK music chart with their cover of Avicii’s “Wake Me Up” in support of the charity Children In Need.
Levine’s Departure from Radio 1
Reportedly, Levine announced her departure from Radio 1 on July 15, 2020, after 9 years at the station. Her announcement was made via an Instagram post. After three farewell gigs, her final performance was on August 9, 2020.
Following her departure, on August 2020, it was announced that Alice Levine would serve as curator and co-host of the BBC Radio 4 program The Museum of Curiosity. Likewise, Channel 4 confirmed in February 2021 that Levine would host a series called ‘Sex Odyssey’.
Honors & Achievements
In 2008, the National Student Television Awards honored Levine with “Best On-Screen Female” Award. Levine has received multiple honors and nominations for his work as the co-creator and host of My Dad Wrote a Porno. Moreover, the series was nominated for Audio and Radio Industry Awards, Lovie Awards, and British Podcast Awards, and won a Webby Award in 2019.
Alice’s Personal-life & Relationships
Alice Levine is currently married her longtime boyfriend Edward Ibbotson in 2014, and they have two children. Edward Ibbotson, her spouse, is a guitarist and vocalist from London. Previously, Edward worked as a professional cook until joining a rock band. Specifically, he used to work as the executive chef at “The Convenience”.
Levine stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 57 kilograms. Additionally, she has red hair and grey eyes which personifies her attributes.
Social Media Handles of Alice Levine
Alice Levine is very active on social media platforms and has amassed a remarkable number of followers on her personal accounts. She has over 295k Instagram followers. Likewise she has more than 133.2k Twitter followers.
Net Worth of Alice Levine
Alice’s vocation as a radio and television host, narrator, and comedian is the significant source of revenue. As of 2020, her net worth is projected to be $3 million dollars.