Lauren Laverne

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Lauren Laverne

Lauren Laverne in 2007
Born Lauren Cecilia Gofton
28 April 1978 (1978-04-28) (age 36)
Sunderland, England
Nationality British
Other names La La
Occupation Disc jockey, television presenter, singer, author
Years active 1994–present
Television The Culture Show
10 O'Clock Live
Religion Roman Catholic[1]

Lauren Cecilia Fisher (born 28 April 1978), known as Lauren Laverne, is an English television presenter.

When she was at college she started a rock band called Kenickie with her brother Peter, Marie Nixon and Emma Jackson. The band broke up in 1998. In 2000 she sang on the single "Don't Falter" by Mint Royale. It reached No.15 in the UK Singles Chart.

In 2010 her first novel was Candypop – Candy and the Broken Biscuits was published by HarperCollins. From 2010-2013 Laverne presented 10 O'Clock Live.

She writes a style column for The Guardian.[2]

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