Lauren Pope (born 29 September 1982) is an English glamour modeldisc jockeymusic producer and entrepreneur. Pope appeared in the ITV2 reality series The Only Way Is Essex from the first series in 2010.



In 2007, Pope began a career as a DJ. Nuts magazine naming her the "world's sexiest DJ".

Since becoming a DJ, Pope has also become involved in producing. In 2009 she worked with Heatwave to remix Broken by UK artist Pierre Lewis which reached number six in the Club Charts. Pope appears in the music video Ready for the Weekend by producer Calvin Harris.


In 2007, Pope designed and launched her own brand of clip-in hair extensions, Hair Rehab London, appearing on the ITV reality television series Tycoon. The show saw Peter Jones search for entrepreneurs with ideas that he helped turn into profit-making companies, while the eventual winner was chosen by the public. Pope came fourth out of the six contestants but continued to work with Jones after the show on expanding her business. Hair Rehab London was soon picked up and endorsed by celebrity hairdresser Mikey Kardashian.


She appeared in series 2 of Mile High for one episode. Since October 2010, she has appeared in the ITV2 structured reality programme The Only Way Is Essex. To date she has appeared in 7 series of the programme, and is one of the remaining original characters.