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Jools Holland Biography

Birth Name:
Julian Miles Holland
Birth Place:
Blackheath, London

Fast Facts

  • Signed a record deal with Warner Bros
  • Records in the late 90s
  • Played a musical director in the Spice Girls' movie Spiceworld
  • Many celebrities attended his wedding in 2005: Ringo Starr, Robbie Coltrane, Noel Gallagher, Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders
  • In 2003 he was awarded an OBE (Officer of the order of the British Empire) for his services to the British music industry
  • Learnt to play the piano fluently by ear by the age of eight
  • In 2005 became Deputy Lieutenant for Kent