Who is Jonny Labey? Former EastEnders star ELIMINATED from The X Factor: Celebrity


FORMER EastEnders star Jonny Labey showcased his singing talents on The X Factor: Celebrity but was eliminated last night.

Here’s all you need to know about the hunky actor…

What is Jonny Labey’s background?

Jonny Labey was born on January 15, 1993 – making him 26 years old.

The actor is best known for playing Paul Coker in EastEnders after he joined the cast in 2015.

His character fell in love with Ben Mitchell but then he was killed off in a homophobic attack a year later.

Jonny went on to be a judge on CBBCs biggest show Taking The Next Step alongside Marlon Swoosh and Kimberly Wyatt.

Jonny Labey

Jonny has performed in Strictly Ballroom: The Musical (by Moulin Rouge’s Baz Luhrmann)

What is Jonny Labey’s singing experience?

Jonny has appeared in stage shows including In the Heights (by Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda), Strictly Ballroom: The Musical (by Moulin Rouge’s Baz Luhrmann) and White Christmas.

Hes been dancing since the age of five and studied at theDoreen Bird College of Performance in London, graduating in 2014.

He became the first winning contestant on ITV’s Dance Dance Dance alongside his then-girlfriend Chrissy Brooke in 2017.

Who is Jonny Labey dating?

Jonny is currently dating dancer Charis Lister.

The dancer and model has over 6,000 followers on Instagram but the pair do not post photos together very often.

Charis has danced and modelled for the likes of GHD, while she has also worked as a VIP hostess.

Before his relationship with Charis, Jonny was previously engaged to Chrissy Brooke.

When did The X Factor: Celebrity start?

The start date for The X Factor: Celebrity was October 12.

Find out more aboutThe X Factor: Celebrity line-up here.