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Carol Patricia Smillie (born 23 December 1961) is a Scottish television personality, model and actress. Smillie is probably best known for presenting the award winning BBC series Changing Rooms, winning Smillie a National Television Award for Most Popular Factual Programme in 1998.

She rose to prominence in 1989 when she became the hostess in the British version of the international television game show Wheel of Fortune. Smillie achieved further recognition in the Nineties when she appeared on the BBC television channel, firstly as a reporter on The Travel Show, and then Holiday, often fronting the programme. It was the DIY programme Changing Rooms though that established her name, and led to Smillie presenting other primetime shows for the BBC, such as the National Lottery and her own morning chat show Smillie's People.

Smillie continues to present television shows, mainly on the STV channel, but in recent years has moved into other areas of entertainment. Smillie has appeared on the stage in theatre productions of The Vagina Monologues, (2006 and 2007), and Hormonal Housewives (2010), touring both plays around Scotland. Between 2007 and 2010, Smillie was the figurehead campaign model for the Scottish company The Edinburgh Woollen Mill, Currently, alongside her daughter Christie, she is the advertising model for the Ortak jewellery company, fronting the companies new range for Autumn/Winter 2010. Smillie is also the co-author of Carol Smillie's Working Mum's Handbook.

Smillie is also famous for her smile, which was caricatured by the British impressionist Ronni Ancona in the UK television show Big Impression. Ancona's impression of Smillie used the catchphrase "I’m Smiley Smiley Carol Smillie", which Smillie adopted and has entered into popular culture when referencing her.

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Total Books: 4
Carol Smillie's the Working Mum's Handbook
Carol Smillie's Working Mum's Handbook
Complete Home Makeover
2002 - Complete Home Makeover [Changing Rooms Hardcover] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780563537816
ISBN-10: 0563537817
Genre: Crafts, Hobbies & Home
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