Episode 17. Lucy Holmes interview
Lucy Holmes is one of Australia’s hardest working performers and most versatile media personalities. Coming from a musical background and a degree in Music Theatre (Singing, Acting and Dancing), Lucy has worked as a television host, Radio host, professional singer, actress, recording artist, voiceover artist, MC and model.
Lucy has been heard on 89.9 Light FM in Melbourne over the last 10 years every morning from 6am as part of the award winning Lucy and Kel breakfast show. 89.9LightFM has an audience of over one million listeners, and Lucy and Kel's breakfast show recently won the coveted CMAA 'Most Engaging Radio Show' of the year, two years running.
She is also the star behind Australia’s most successful corporate act and tribute show, 100% Kylie, with the real Kylie Minogue calling the show ‘the best act’ in the world. This large scale stage show has toured the world full-time for over 14 years, selling out shows in over 16 countries to great acclaim. Lucy even appeared as Kylie's double for a Magnum Icecream advert filmed in London in 2014. Lucy also is set to star, as Kylie, in the biggest TV show of the year in the UK, Even Better Than The Real Thing, which will air to around 15 million people.
In recent years, Lucy has hosted TV Shows (Ch9 The Mint), appeared in TV series (ABC Paper Giants 2 & Prank Patrol), and been the face of informercials on The Morning Show. She has also performed as lead vocalist on many TV shows including Dancing With The Stars, The Logies, Carols By Candlelight, Good Morning Australia, the AFL Grand Final and The Good Friday Appeal. Lucy has appeared on numerous adverts, and can be seen on TV at the moment with her 2 year old daughter as the face of A2 Toddler Milk. Lucy has performed backing vocals for many industry greats, including Westlife, Florence and The Machine, Delta Goodrem, Dami Im, UK star James Morrison, and more. She was watched by over 80 Million viewers around the world when she performed with Guy Sebastian at the Australian Open Mens Tennis Finals.