Gemma Clare Collins (born 31 January 1981) is an English television personality and businesswoman. In 2011, she began appearing on the ITVBe reality series The Only Way Is Essex, and following further appearances on television, she became a contestant on the seventeenth series of Celebrity Big Brother and the eleventh series of Dancing on Ice.
In August 2019, she began starring in her own reality series, Gemma Collins: Diva Forever.
Gemma Collins has quit The Only Way Is Essex for good.The star, 40, declared she will never appear on the reality show again.She told the Daily Star Sunday: "I love The Only Way Is Essex.
I wish them all well, but no, I won't do it again, I've moved on.""Honey, I've got Valentino dressing me now. Do they really need to see me back down Brentwood High Street?"Gemma first appeared on the show in 2011 and soon became a hit with fans.Since then she has appeared in more than 230 episodes and has become its biggest star.The show helped her secure spots on high profile shows including Celebrity Big Brother, Dancing On Ice and I’m A Celebrity.Gemma’s decision to walk away from the show is a blow to producers.Read more on dailystar.co.uk