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Manchester, 1984), is a televsion and radio presenter.
In September 2012 Grimshaw became the new host of The Radio 1 Breakfast Show, replacing Chris Moyles.
Nick Grimshaw has confirmed that he is gay.
He was rated number 8 in the Independent on Sunday's Pink List 2012; the IoS listing said:
- The exceptionally likeable presenter officially became the biggest deal in radio when he took over the BBC Radio 1 breakfast show in September. That the newly-out Mancunian replaced former Stonewall Bully of the Year Chris Moyles makes his ascent all the sweeter.
- http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/19149071 BBC Newsbeat "Nick Grimshaw's Radio 1 breakfast show gets start date" 6 August 2012
- http://www.pinknews.co.uk/2012/08/18/radio-1s-grimmy-confirms-hes-gay-and-would-like-to-date-frank-ocean/ Pink News 18 August 2012