The Great British Bake Off lastly goes back to our screens on Sunday, with an entire host of amateur bakers keen to impress judges Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith. Unlike the typical entrants, the brand-new series of GBBO is in fact a star unique, and will when again be hoping to raise cash for the Stand Up To Cancer appeal. With an entire host of popular faces participating this year, consisting of Friends star David Schwimmer and previous Little Mix star Jesy Nelson, there’s whatever to bet as our preferred stars bake, blend and embellish their method to success. One star who is going to provide it her all this series, is comic Rose Matafeo, who audiences might acknowledge from her look on Taskmaster, or in the BBC funny series Starstruck. Ahead of her Bake Off launching today, here’s whatever you require to learn about the New Zealand born star. Who is Rose Matafeo? Rose Matafeo is an expert comic who initially comes from Ponsonby, Auckland (Image: Mark Bourdillon) Rose Matafeo is an expert comic who initially comes from Ponsonby, Auckland. The 31 year star is best understood to fans for her deal with the New Zealand late night funny sketch reveal Funny Girls, BBC’s Startruck and for participating in Channel 4 blockbuster Taskmaster. Furthermore, she has actually made various panel program looks for many years on funny programs such as Hypotheitcal and Richard Osman’s House of Games. In addition to her funny, Rose is likewise an outstanding author and manufacturer, consisting of for Starstruck which she contributed in producing. Early life Rose is appearing on The Great British Bake Off to raise cash for Stand Up To Cancer appeal (Image: Channel 4/ Love Productions) Born and raised in New Zealand, Rose explained her own childhood as “rather unwinded” as her moms and dads actively motivated her interest in funny. Rose went to the Auckland Girls Grammar School to finish her mandatory education, and was even made the Head Girl after her grades and behaviour pleased personnel at the school. At the age of simply 15, she initially started carrying out life through the “Class Comedians” program and went on to win the “Nailed it on the Night” award at the yearly New Zealand International Comedy Festival all the method back in 2017. From there on wards, Rose started to sculpt a name for herself on the New Zealand funny scene, and even bagged herself the very best newbie award at the 2010 New Zealand International Comedy Festival. Relocate to the UK Rose formerly shared a flat with fellow comic Nish Kumar (Image: Mike Marsland/WireImage) As Rose’s profession started to advance, the star started to carry out a growing number of global gigs, and later on relocated to the UK completely in 2015. Throughout her very first couple of months in the UK, Rose shared a flat in Shepherd’s Bush with fellow comic Nish Kumar, previously later on going on to relocate with her then-boyfriend, James Acaster. The couple were together for around 3 years prior to lastly parting methods 2017. She is thought to be presently single. What else has Rose starred in? In addition to her funny work, Rose has actually likewise starred in a variety of television programs and movies (Image: Mark Bourdillon) In addition to her funny work, Rose has actually likewise starred in a variety of television programs and movies throughout her profession consisting of movies such as Pocket Protectors, The Breaker Uppers and Funny Girls. She even starred in Baby Done back in 2020, a movie produced by Jojo Rabbit director Taika Waititi. FOUND OUT MORE: For all your day-to-day celeb news and chatter, register to OK!’s newsletter – CLICK HERE Casualty fans in tears as popular nurse exterminated after 10 years on BBC reveal King Charles’ moving message for those grieving on very first Mother’s Day without Elizabeth Where Paula Yates’ child Tiger Lily is now as she makes music and delights in Aussie life To check out the best these days’s OK! Material from breaking news to Royals and Television – CLICK HEREStory Saved You can discover this story in My Bookmarks.Or by browsing to the user icon in the leading.