Abbey Clancy has appeared as a talking head in the documentaries Slave to Fashion and The Ultimate Bikini Guide for Channel 4, as a guest on programmes such as Richard & Judy, The Chris Moyles Show, Friday Night with Jonathan Ross, GMTV, This Morning and in her own reality TV series Abbey and Janice: Beauty and the Best which followed her attempts to break the Los Angeles modelling scene with Janice Dickinson as her mentor. The show aired from 14 May to 18 June 2007 on Living TV.
Abbey Clancy featured in the third series of Hell’s Kitchen. She was the third contestant to be voted off the show by the public, and the fifth to leave overall.
On 10 May 2009, Abbey Clancy featured on Chris Moyles’ Quiz Night alongside Patsy Kensit. She won her episode and was the overall winner of the first series.
Abbey Clancy also co-hosted the ITV2 series, The Fashion Show with model Michelle de Swarte and George Lamb. Her cousin Chloe Cummings, made the top 13 contestants in the fifth cycle of Britain’s Next Top Model, of which Clancy herself was a guest in episode 8, being the first ex-contestant from the Top Model franchise to appear on the judging panel.
On 22 December 2009, Abbey Clancy appeared as a “contestant” on a spoof version of Blind Date as part of an episode of Alan Carr: Chatty Man in which Cilla Black was a guest.
In April 2010, Clancy was featured in ITV2’s The Parent Trip along with her mother Karen. She also appeared as a panellist on A League Of Their Own.
Abbey Clancy was a regular guest on James Corden’s World Cup Live.
Abbey Clancy also co-hosted the reality TV show Great British Hairdresser in 2011.
In 2013, Abbey Clancy won the eleventh series of Strictly Come Dancing. Her professional partner was newcomer and Burn the Floor dancer, AljaÅ¾ Skorjanec. On 16 November 2013, they received their first “10s” of the competition, during Blackpool Week. On 30 November 2013, they became the first couple that year to score a perfect “40”, during Musicals Week. Clancy is also the first Strictly celebrity by alphabetical order.