Former GMTV Presenter
Tina Baker is a broadcaster and journalist, and a leading British soap opera and TV critic. She has been featured on many TV programmes, such as Coronation Street: Secrets, The Good Soap Guide, How Soaps Changed the World, Big Brother's Big Mouth, and The Top 100 TV Christmas Crackers. She was well known as the warm and witty soap expert on the morning television programme GMTV and was a member of the judging panel on the annual British Soap Awards.
Tina is probably most famous for appearing on ITV1’s reality TV show, Celebrity Fit Club. She was voted by the panel of judges as the most outstanding contestant on the show, due to her commitment and constant weight loss each week. Since Celebrity Fit Club, Tina has qualified as an aerobics teacher and motivational fitness coach, as well as running several marathons and charity races.
Tina's other work credits include magazine and newspaper columns. In recent years she has written for TV Times and Woman's Own magazines, plus The Sun, The Mirror, Teletext and various websites. She broadcasts on numerous radio stations, including BFBS, BBC Radio Five Live, Radio 2, The Asian Network and many regional stations.
Tina is an ardent supporter and has been an Ambassador for Special Olympics GB since 2008.