Gemma Clare Collins (born 31 January 1981) is an English media personality and businesswoman. In 2011, she began appearing on the ITVBe reality series The Only Way Is Essex. Following a brief appearance on I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! (2014), Collins has appeared in various television programmes including Celebrity Big Brother (2016), Celebs Go Dating (2018), and Dancing on Ice (2019). In 2019, she began starring in her own reality series and hosting a podcast on BBC Sounds.
Gemma Collins has revealed that she contacted the police after receiving worrying death threats. The former TOWIE favourite, 39, said she spoke to authorities after being disturbed by the messages from people she described as being 'obsessed' with her.
Gemma said she was also left 'disgusted' by requests to give up her used underwear up to some crazed fans. She spoke of the concerning fan mail on the latest edition of her BBC podcast.
During a candid Q&A session Gemma was asked what is the strangest thing a fan has ever sent her. "I'm just going to be honest about it...