Brian Dowling

Brian Dowling



Birth Name

Brian Patrick Robert Dowling


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Brian Dowling walked into our lives and hearts on the 25th May 2001 when he nervously entered through the doors of the Big Brother 2 (UK) house and onto our television screens. He entertained the nation for 9 weeks with his humor, vulnerability, and openness and became the…more


Trivia and Quotes

  • Trivia

    • Brian is the eldest in his family of seven. He has six younger sisters.

    • After winning Big Brother 2 in 2001, Brian signed a production deal with Blaze television; he went on to present the award winning flagship children's show SM:tv Live for 20 months winning 2 BAFTAs during his time on the show.

    • At the Clothes Show Live 2003, Brian won the award for Most Stylish TV Personality.

    • May of 2005 saw Brian voted 'The Nation's Favourite Big Brother Housemate', triumphing over BB5 winner Nadia Almada, and media darling Jade Goody. With over 100,000 votes cast by Big Brother fans via the Channel 4 BB website, Brian has proved - four years on from winning BB2 - his endearing popularity.

    • Favourite Colour: Blue
      Favourite Film: The Bodyguard
      Favourite Group/Artists: Kylie, Liberty X, Janet Jackson, Britney Spears, Charlotte Church, Mariah Carey. (Changes month to month)
      Favourite TV programme: Soaps
      Favourite Holiday Destination: Anywhere he can sunbathe!

    • During his time with SM:TV he interviewed many of the worlds top celebrities and played numerous character roles in sketches. He has also hosted many prestigious events, including the Variety Club Showbusiness Awards, Elle Style Awards and the First Light Film Awards.

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