Her meteoric rise to fame came as a consequence of appearing on TV series Pop Stars The Rivals in 2002, when she won a place in girl band Girls Aloud. Since, the girl group has gone on to become one of the most successful girl bands of all time.
Now with a flourishing solo career in her own right, a place on the judging panel of TV show The X Factor and two Brit nominations, Cheryl continues to captivate the country.
With style, personality and warmth, Cheryl has embraced her role as a L'Oréal Paris Brand Ambassador, starring in campaigns including Casting Créme Gloss
, Sublime Bronze
, Glam Shine
and the legendary Elnett hairspray
Recognised as one of the most beautiful and stylish women in the world, Cheryl has appeared on the cover of British Vogue magazine twice and was named the World's Sexiest Woman by FHM in 2009.
Other passions of Cheryl's include her charity work. In 2009 she conquered Mount Kilimanjaro in order to raise money for Comic Relief, and in 2011 she launched her own charitable foundation with the Prince's Trust. The Cheryl Cole Foundation provides funding to work with disadvantaged young people from Cheryl's hometown of Newcastle upon Tyne and surrounding areas.