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Caroline Quentin stars in the Stand Up To Cancer Bake Off special in 2020, but who is Caroline, and where have we seen her before? Caroline was one of four sisters born in Reigate, Surrey and is an English actress and TV presenter. What is Caroline Quentin best known for? Caroline played several on-screen TV roles, but rose to prominence in 1990s sitcom Men Behaving Badly where she played Dorothy from 1992 to 1998. Her other notable characters where Maddie Magellan in Jonathan Creek from 1997 to 2000, and DCI Janine Lewis in Blue Murder from 2003 to 2009.
Caroline also now presents television shows, such as The World's Most Extraordinary Homes. Caroline Quentin played Dorothy in Men Behaving Badly. How old is Caroline Quentin? Caroline is 59 years old and will turn 60 in July 2020. Is Caroline Quentin married and does she have any children?
Actress Caroline Quentin and Sam Farmer in 1999. Picture: PA Yes, Caroline was married to comic Paul Merton from 1990 until their 1998 divorce. In 1998, Caroline met Sam Farmer who was working as a runner on the set of Men Behaving Badly. They have two children, Emily Rose and William and married in Devon in 2006. Amanda Holden and Caroline Quentin starred in Kiss Me Kate together. Picture: PA Caroline Quentin, 59, announced she was separating from her first husband, Have I Got News For You star Paul Merton, in 1997. The Great Celebrity Bake Off for Stand Up to Cancer contestant previously got candid about how media attention surrounding the couple's split affected her in a recently unearthed interview from 2010. Scarlett Moffatt calls for help from fans after coronavirus issue Caroline told The Independent she "used to get quite scared" about the situation after a newspaper "took pictures of all her things" at the time. The Jonathan Creek favourite divulged: "We were right in the middle of the divorce, and they took pictures of all my things. "It is such a dreadful time, when you're feeling so vulnerable and crap as a person, and then that happens." She added: "I used to get quite scared. I remember one photographer nearly getting run over while he was trying to take my picture. READ MORE... Great British Bake Off host reveals why they had to leave show