Zoe Birkett


At just sixteen years old, Zoe became the winning female contestant of ITV’s Original series of Pop Idol (2002). Her video Get Happy went straight in at number one and she signed a record deal with Simon Fuller’s 19 Management. Zoe went on to perform to over 250,000 fans on two national sell out arena tours and sang five hits on the Pop Idol Big Band album which reached number one in the album chart and triple platinum all within a year.

Over the last decade she has earned her way as a Leading actress in London’s westend and National UK tours: Arabia and Satine in Moulin Rouge Original West end cast; Justice in Rock of Ages (uk tour); Miss M in Myth the Musical (original cast Palace theatre); Rachael Marron in The bodyguard (UK tour ); Diva in Priscilla Queen of the Desert (original West End); Female Lead in What A Feeling (West End); Female Lead in Thriller Live (West End, International venues); Female lead in Respect La Diva (West End); Dion in Hair (Munich, West End); Acid Queen in Tommy (West End) and Maureen in Rent (Greenwich Theatre).

Zoe has presented for the Top of the pops awards, cd uk, Ant and decs Saturday night Takeaway and has hosted various high profile events including a Las Vegas ballroom show at the golden nugget.

She is also an author of children’s book “My favourite is Bathtime“ other books in the series also available