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List of notable or famous presenters from Wales, with bios and photos, including the top presenters born in Wales and even some popular presenters who immigrated to Wales. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Welsh presenters then this list is the perfect resource for you. These presenters are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known presenter from Wales is included when available.

You can rank all of these people, from Griff Rhys Jones to Eve Myles.

This historic presenters from Wales list can help answer the questions "Who are some Welsh presenters of note?" and "Who are the most famous presenters from Wales?" These prominent presenters of Wales may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Welsh presenters.

Use this list of renowned Welsh presenters to discover some new presenters that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (21 items)
Christopher Timothy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Presenters from Wales
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Christopher Timothy is a Welsh actor, television director and writer. Timothy is best known for his roles as James Herriot in All Creatures Great and Small and as Mac McGuire in the BBC soap opera Doctors. ...more

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Age: 76

Birthplace: Bala, United Kingdom

Profession: Actor

Credits: Doctors, Alfred the Great, Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush, All Creatures Great and Small Eskimo Nell, + more

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Claire Summers is a Welsh news television presenter for BBC Wales. Born in Cardiff, but brought up in Cowbridge, Summers was educated at Howell's in Llandaff. She then gained a BA degree at Aberystwyth University, and a post-graduate degree in journalism from the University of Cardiff. Summers ...more

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Birthplace: Cardiff, Wales

Profession: Journalist, Presenter

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Elin Fflur is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Presenters from Wales
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Elin Fflur Jones is a Welsh singer and songwriter from Wales. Elin is well known in Welsh-language media, especially after she won the Cân i Gymru contest in 2002. Elin also had successes in the bands Carlotta and Y Moniars. Elin also occasionally works behind the scenes and as a presenter on S4C, ...more

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Age: 33

Birthplace: Anglesey, United Kingdom

Profession: Songwriter, Singer, Presenter

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Eve Myles is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Presenters from Wales
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Eve Myles is a Welsh television, film, stage and voice actress who graduated from the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in 2000. Later that year, Myles began portraying Ceri Lewis in the Welsh language drama series Belonging, a role she would play until the end of the series in 2009. Myles' early ...more

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Age: 38

Birthplace: Ystradgynlais, United Kingdom

Profession: Actor, Presenter

Credits: Torchwood, Little Dorrit, Colditz, These Foolish Things Torchwood Declassified, + more

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Gethin Jones is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Presenters from Wales
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Gethin Clifford Jones is a Welsh television presenter. An active rugby union player while at Manchester Metropolitan University and, for a time, after graduation, Jones began his television career on Welsh channel S4C as a presenter of children's programmes such as Popty, Mas Draw and the flagship ...more

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Age: 39

Birthplace: Cardiff, Wales

Profession: Television presenter, Actor, Presenter

Credits: 71 Degrees North, Police Camera Action!, Holding Out for a Hero, Uned 5 Sell Me the Answer, + more

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Griff Rhys Jones is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Presenters from Wales
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Griff Rhys Jones is a Welsh comedian, writer, actor and television presenter. He starred in a number of television series with his comedy partner Mel Smith. Rhys Jones came to national attention in the early 1980s for his work in the BBC television comedy sketch shows Not the Nine O'Clock News and ...more

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Age: 63

Birthplace: Cardiff, Wales

Profession: Comedian, Musician, Screenwriter, Actor Writer, + more

Credits: Whose Line Is It Anyway?, Whose Line Is It Anyway? (UK), Not the Nine O'Clock News, Not The Nine O'Clock News Morons from Outer Space, + more

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Iolo Williams is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Presenters from Wales
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Iolo Tudur Williams is a Welsh nature observer and television presenter, best known for his BBC and S4C nature shows, working in both English and his first language of Welsh. ...more

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Age: 53

Birthplace: Builth Wells, United Kingdom

Profession: Presenter

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Josie d'Arby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Presenters from Wales
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Josie d'Arby is a Welsh actress, writer, director, and television presenter from Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales. She presented a number of high profile shows and in 1999 became the youngest British woman to host her own chat show on Channel 5. ...more

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Age: 44

Birthplace: Newport, United Kingdom

Profession: Actor, Presenter

Credits: Merseybeat, The Games, Back to Reality, Look Around You Spywatch, + more

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