They have achieved such popularity as a duo that they are hardly seen apart on screen.
It is reported that they are each insured against the other's death, with the amount reportedly being around £1 million.
They have had a successful career as television presenters, presenting shows such as SMTV Live, CD: UK, Friends Like These, Pop Idol, Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway, I'm a Celebrity... , Poker Face, Push the Button, Britain's Got Talent, Red or Black? In 2006, they returned to acting with the film Alien Autopsy.
The duo presented the annual Brit Awards in 2001, 20.
Ant & Dec got their first presenting job in 1994, while they were still releasing music under the alias of PJ & Duncan.
They co-presented a Saturday-morning children's show entitled Gimme 5, which was broadcast on CITV.
The duo met as actors on the children's television show Byker Grove, during which and in their subsequent pop career they were respectively known as PJ & Duncan – the names of the characters they played on the show.They hosted The Price Is Right, Family Fortunes, Play Your Cards Right, Bullseye, Take Your Pick! In 2002, Ant & Dec created and presented their own show, entitled Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway.The show has so far run for fourteen series, with series 15 due to air in early 2018.Their final single release was "Falling", which was the track that subsequently ended their musical career.The track was pulled from the British charts under the instruction of their record label, Telstar Records, after claims of copyright infringement were made, brought about by a pop duo, 'And all because...', who were also managed by Ant and Dec's management team.