Gemma Clare Collins (born 2 February, 1981) is a British television personality, reality television star and writer from Romford, England. She is best known for being a cast member of the ITVBe semi-reality programme The Only Way Is Essex, joining the show in its second series in 2011. In 2014, she took part in I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! but withdrew after just three days of taking part in the show. In 2016, she took part in Celebrity Big Brother 17.