His fake tan, bleached hair have all added to speculation about the character’s sexuality.On his show , Tom Daley hit the headlines when he revealed that he was gay, not bisexual and that he was dating Dustin Lance Black.

Keith Lemon currently fronts three shows for ITV, his long-running game/magazine show formatted .

Leigh Francis is in his early 40s he was born on 30th April 1973.

And if you’re wondering why Keith also has bandages around his hand the story has changed, from a Kangaroo attack to just being a prop to help Leigh remember to stay in character.

However, there are other suggestions that the bandage covers up an explicit tattoo.

Leigh Francis is married to Jill Carter, a beauty therapist, and the pair has two children together. Leigh admitted that the character of Keith Lemon is loosely based on a friend, whose name is also Keith Lemon…

The character’s first appearance was in 2000 during a show called .

Since 5 February 2015, he has appeared in the ITV2 comedy show The Keith Lemon Sketch Show.

On 30 October 2002, at Allerton Castle, North Yorkshire, Francis married Jill Carter, a beauty therapist.

The series aired on Paramount Television from January to July 1996.