Stevi Ritchie is a singer, actor, reality TV personality and talented performer. Originally starring on ITV’s The X Factor in 2014, Stevi has seen gone on to win the heart of the nation and is now available to hire as an event host, to give your evening the extra wow factor.
Best known for his appearance on ‘The X Factor’, Stevi was a fan favourite from the outset, winning over the public with his entertaining audition. Opting for the popular tune from Olly Murs, ‘Dance with Me Tonight’, Ritchie sailed through to the Boot Camp stage of the fourteenth series with ease, thanks to his impressive vocals and cheeky chappy personality. Although not initially selected for the live shows, he came back as the Wildcard choice and went on to delight the crowd week on week, eventually finishing an impressive sixth place.
Since his rise to fame and popularity, on The X Factor, Stevi was not absent from the small screen for long, taking part in Celebrity Big Brother in 2015, alongside his girlfriend and fellow X Factor contestant, Chloe Jasmine. Reaching the final and coming in fifth place solidified Stevi’s position as one of the UK’s favourite media personalities.
Prior to his success on British TV, Stevie was professionally trained at the London School of Musical Theatre, and the Academy of Live and Recorded Arts. His foundation in stage and performance helped him to secure leading roles in pantomimes around the country, including: Beauty and the Beast (and the subsequent tour), Sleeping Beauty (2017) and The Sword and the Dope.
After signing with Sony Japan Stevi continued his music career, releasing a single in 2016 titled ‘Come on, Come on, C0me on’. As a successful performer, Stevi has proven to be a natural on stage and on-screen, evident through his guest appearances on: Good Morning Britain, Lorraine and This Morning. Due to his friendly and approachable personality, Ritchie was commissioned to star in his own title series ‘Stevi Ritchie Takes on Essex’ for Essex TV.
Talented, experienced and well-loved, Stevi Ritchie is an ideal choice as an event host awards evening, private functions and corporate occasions. As a seasoned professional he ensures your event runs smoothly and is engaging throughout, by interacting with the audience and incorporating light-hearted comedy.