Kerry Smith's broadcasting career crossed the gamut: from TV continuity announcer, to playing sharp-tongued deputy editor Magda McGrath on Gloss, to presenting That's Fairly Interesting and home improvement show Changing Rooms. Smith also did many years as a radio host. She died on 20 April 2011, after a battle with cancer.
When I look at it, I am incredibly lucky. And I thank God every day. I’m in an industry that I love, and each aspect of it — radio, television presenting, or the acting side — I love it. Kerry Smith, in a June 1991 Listener interview with Shelley Howells