|India Willoughby Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 4 in|
|Date of Birth||September 2, 1965|
India Willoughby is a British newsreader, journalist, and broadcaster who is the first British transgender to be a newsreader on national television and the first transgender to co-host an all-women talk show, Loose Women on ITV.
Carlisle, England, United Kingdom
Television Newsreader, Broadcaster, Reality Television Personality
5 ft 4 in or 162.5 cm
59 kg or 130 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
- Raised and thin eyebrows
India Willoughby Facts
- She was raised in Carlisle, Cumbria.
- Prior to transitioning from male to female, India presented news in the North East region and Cumbria as a TV reporter at ITV Border.
- She was featured in Celebrity Big Brother 21, also known as Celebrity Big Brother: Year of the Woman as a housemate. During the show, India described drag as being equivalent to blackface, sparking strong criticism on social media. She was evicted from the house on the 11th day.
- India was nominated for a British LGBT Award in 2017. The same year, Willoughby also won the Diversity in Media Award (2017) for “Media Moment of the Year (Loose Women)”.
Featured Image By India Willoughby / Instagram