Fearne Wood is an English broadcaster and author. She began her career in 1996 presenting various children's television shows on GMTV, CITV and CBBC. In 2007, Cotton presented The Xtra Factor, an ITV2 spin-off from the main show. From 2008 to 2018, she appeared as a team captain on the ITV2 comedy panel show Celebrity Juice. She has also presented Top of the Pops and the Red Nose Day and Children in Need telethons. In 2007, Cotton became the first regular female presenter of the Radio 1 Chart Show, which she co-hosted with Reggie Yates for two years. She went on to present her own Radio 1 show, airing every weekday morning from 2009 to 2015. She joined BBC Radio 2 in 2016. In 2018, Cotton began presenting Happy Place, a podcast available to online streaming platforms.