Lauren Layfield

Presenter

Lauren Layfield

Lauren Layfield is the host on Capital’s ‘Early Breakfast’ show and she is also the cover presenter for ‘The Capital Breakfast Show with Roman Kemp’.

Lauren’s career was launched in 2014 on CBBC, where she spent eight years at the helm of some of the biggest entertainment shows on the channel. She fronted four series of the BAFTA-winning makeover format ‘The Dengineers’, interviewed the biggest pop acts on weekly music show ‘The Playlist’ and became the solo host of comedy panel show ‘The Dog Ate My Homework’. 

Lauren fronted the ‘Let’s Talk About Periods’ documentary and it’s follow up documentary ‘Let’s talk about Feminism’ for the flagship brand BBC Newsround; which became the most-viewed Newsround Special ever. Lauren has presented for BBC One’s Match of the Day and its youth-orientation spin-off MOTDx on BBC Two. She has also hosted for the Premier League,

Lauren is also a DJ and an ambassador for mental health charity Young Minds and period poverty organisation Bloody Good Period.