Birth name Vicky Pattison

Birthday 16 November 1987

Star sign Scorpio

Birthplace North Shields, Tyne and Wear

Before finding fame on Geordie Shore, Vicky Pattison was born to mum Caroll and dad John in 1987. She has a younger sister called Laura.

Vicky studied at Burnside Business and Enterprise College before going to Liverpool John Moores University to pursue Drama, Media and Cultural Studies.

In 2011 she was cast in Geordie Shore. Vicky Pattison became known for her amusing quotes and outrageous antics.

In 2012 Vicky started dating Geordie Shore co-star Ricci Guarnaccio and the couple soon got engaged. The tumultuous relationship ended in June 2013.

After gaining weight Vicky dramatically slimmed down from a size 16 to a size 6/8 and released her bestselling 7 Day Slim fitness DVD in December 2013.

The TV star went on to appear on MTV show Ex On The Beach in 2014.

Instead of dating another boy from Geordie Shore, Vicky Pattison found love with butcher and ice hockey player James Morgan in 2014. Sadly they split up a few months after getting together.

Ambitious Vicky released her autobiography Nothing But The Truth in 2014 and has fronted her own clothing and hair product collections, a nutritional supplement range and even brought out a ghostwritten novel.

After leaving Geordie Shore, Vicky embarked on her first solo TV show in June 2015 when her MTV series Judge Geordie hit screens.