JJ Hamblett rose to prominence in the ninth series of The X Factor where he came fourth as part of the pop group Union J.
Since the show, the band have achieved four top ten singles and released two studio albums. Before finding fame with music, the singer was a professional jockey and rode a total of 24 winners during a four year career - JJ even raced for the Queen. Over the last few years, JJ has made television appearances on Celebrity Juice, Sunday Brunch, Loose Women, Celebrity Squares amongst others.
In 2018 JJ landed his first major movie role in Universal Picture’s feature film Tango One. JJ can also be seen in forthcoming production Ethel, a film inspired by true events, Miriam Margolyes plays the title role and Stephen Manderson (AKA Professor Green) also star.