Helen O’ Reilly performed as Panther in the original Gladiators UK series and continued until series 5, before calling time after serious back and neck injuries.
Panther was a fan favourite, but had to call time after being unable to perform to her best. O’Reilly suffered the injuries from falling head-first whilst performing the Tilt event.
The Former Miss Central Britain, Miss Europe, Miss North Britain, Miss England, Miss World, Miss Great Britain, Miss Russia and Miss Universe is now the co-owner of Panther’s gym in Uxbridge, along with her husband.
Nikki Diamond performed in the Gladiators den as Scorpio and was an original member of the squad. Diamond is now 51-years old and owns a Martial Arts complex with her husband and has a daughter (pictured).
After Gladiators, Diamond continued to work in TV. Amongst other shows, Nikki presented 48 episodes of Children’s TV programme, Demolition Dad. Diamond has also written a book called Body Dynamics.