British born Emma is the daughter of actor Bryan Forbes and actress Nanette Newman. After graduating from the Italia Conti Academy stage school, Emma became a household name presenting iconic Saturday morning TV show Live & Kicking with Andi Peters. Other presenting roles include Going Live and Talking Telephone Numbers with Philip Schofield.
An equally successful career in Radio followed, and after a stint on Heart 106.2 with Jonathan Coleman, Emma joined Capital FM. She now reguarly stands in for Steve Wright on the Steve Wright show in the afternoon on Radio 2 and co presents a Saturday night show with Alan Carr.
She is happily married and lives in London with her husband and two children Lily and Sam.