Category Archives: talent

Miles Nazaire

Miles Nazaire

TV Personality & Model.

24-year-old London based model and TV personality Miles is best known for this role in the iconic E4 show ‘Made In Chelsea’. Miles made his debut on the show in 2018, with roaring success and popularity. His profile on and off screen has gone from strength to strength. Miles has an incredibly engaged social media presence following his lifestyle, and most notably his health & fitness journey. A true advocate for mental health and wellbeing, Miles has pioneered his audience into feeling motivated and encouraged by his influence. Under Armour, All Saints, Topshop and Diesel are just a few of the brands Miles has collaborated with across the last 12months. 2020 will see Miles continue to develop his profile in the mainstream media, whilst dedicating his time to his online audience and entrepreneurialism in the fitness & wellbeing space.

Katie Piper

Katie Piper

Author, speaker, TV presenter and charity campaigner.

Katie Piper is a best-selling international author, inspirational speaker, TV presenter and charity campaigner. Katie made the decision to share her story in a remarkable film for the Cutting Edge strand on Channel 4 called ‘Katie: My Beautiful Face’ which was watched by over 3.5million viewers and nominated for Best Single Documentary at the BAFTA Television Awards in 2010.

In 2009 she set up a charity The Katie Piper Foundation to help people with burns and scars to reconnect with their lives and their communities. Simon Cowell supported Katie by becoming the patron and remains actively involved to date. The charity’s vision is a world where scars do not limit a person’s function, social inclusion or sense of well-being. In 2019, the charity opened the UK’s first burns rehabilitation centre in Liverpool and continues to treat burns survivors from across the country.

In addition to her charity commitments, Katie has also presented a number of TV shows and documentaries such as Katie Piper’s Face to Face, Never Seen A Doctor, three series of Body Shockers and The Death of Aimee Spencer. More recently she has also appeared on Channel 4’s Famous and Fighting Crime as well as BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing.

Katie has also written seven books including two autobiographies ‘Beautiful’ and ‘Beautiful Ever After’, an affirmations book called ‘Start Your Day With Katie’ , and self-help books ‘Things Get Better’ and ‘Confidence: The Secret’. She went on to write ‘From Mother to Daughter: The Things I’d Tell My Child’ which details the journey of motherhood and includes diary extracts from her mother during the time Katie was recovering in hospital. Katie’s most recent book, ‘Confidence: The Journal’ includes daily affirmations and encourages the reader to share their own thoughts and experiences and they document their journey to gaining more confidence.

Katie launched her podcast, Katie Piper’s Extraordinary People in 2018 and has hosted a number of well-known and inspirational names including Denis Fergus, Brooke Kinsella and

In 2019, Katie was revealed as one of the faces of global haircare brand Pantene, and she continues to work to remove the traditional stigma of beauty across the media.

Katie has been described as an inspirational role model, and her bravery and determination have been recognised by being nominated and receiving a number of awards. Most recently she received a special recognition award at The Pride of Britain Awards in London.

 

 

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Alex Scott MBE

Alex Scott MBE

Former Professional Footballer, Pundit and Presenter

Alex Scott is a former Arsenal FC Captain and England Centurion. She is the co-host of Sky Sports’ Goals on Sunday, a well-regarded pundit for BBC and Sky Sports, a regular on BBC’s Match of the Day as well as an ambassador for Nike and Mastercard.

Alex signed with Arsenal at age eight and stayed with the team for most of her career, helping the club achieve a domestic double of the FA Women’s Cup and the FA Women’s Premier League. She was also a key figure in the historic quadruple season for Arsenal in which they won all their trophy competition, and captained the club for the 2014/15 season. Alex travelled the world playing England, becoming the second most capped England player  with 140 appearances. She represented Great Britain in the 2012 Olympics before retiring from international football in 2017.

Since her retirement from football in 2018, Alex has a enjoyed a successful broadcasting career and quickly become renowned for her insights into the game and sharp punditry skills. Alex is a steady part of BBC Sport’s football broadcasting team and co-host of Sky Sports’ Goals on Sunday. Alex made history as the first female Sky Pundit on a Sky Sports’ Super Sunday and made waves as the first female to commentate for the BBC for a Men’s World Cup.

Alex has also been involved co-presenting Match of the Day Kickabout on Saturday mornings as well as forming part of the presenting team for The Women’s Football Show on Sunday evenings. Away from the world of football, Alex took part in and won Bear Grylls: Mission Survivor and the Sports Relief Strictly Come Dancing special in 2018. In 2019, Alex returned to the Strictly Ballroom making it all the way to the Quarter Finals with partner, Neil Jones. Alex has also become a regular guest presenter for The One Show and hosted the first slot of Sport Relief 2020 alongside Gary Lineker and Paddy McGuinness.

Since retiring from sport, Alex has worked with some impressive brands including Mastercard, Nike, Cadbury’s and Barclaycard. Alex is also an ambassador for The Sun Newspaper, writing a weekly column and providing exclusive insights surrounding key tournaments throughout the year as well as holding an ambassadorial role at her former club, Arsenal.

Alex is also heavily involved in charitable projects, working with Premier League Communities and launching the Sky Ocean Rescue and Premier League Plastic Pollution Challenge. She also opened The Alex Scott Academy in 2012 in partnership with Kingston College and Puma, the first of its kind for women in the UK. Alex wanted to create an academy system that not only focused on training but also focused on working towards qualifications, providing players with an unrivalled calibre of training, skill development and match play all while promoting excellence in the class room as well.

AJ & Curtis Pritchard

AJ & Curtis Pritchard

Professional Dancers, TV Personalities and Presenters

AJ began dancing aged 12 under the guidance of his father who was a former world champion level dancer and BBC ‘Come Dancing’ professional. AJ then went onto represent Great Britain around the world with his partner Chloe Hewitt. In 2013 the pair made it to the semi-finals of ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ and 2016 saw AJ joining the line-up of Strictly Come Dancing.

Curtis is a dancer and choreographer, known for his role as a professional in the Irish version of Dancing with The Stars. 2019 saw Curtis appear on Love Island, making it to the final. Most recently he appeared on the BBC show, The Greatest Dancer which aired from January 2020.

AJ kicked off his debut headline tour, supported by brother Curtis, in March 2020.

 

Nadia Sawalha

Nadia Sawalha

Television Personality

Nadia Sawalha has been a well-known face on our TV screens for nearly 30 years, appearing on iconic British shows such as Eastenders, The One Show and Lorraine, and competing in reality shows including Dancing on Ice and Celebrity Masterchef, which she won in 2007. Nadia is now a regular panellist on ITV’s Loose Women, entertaining daily with her quick wit and loveable charm.

Alongside her work in TV, Nadia shares her family’s life via their popular YouTube channel – The Sawalha-Adderleys: Family, Films & Fun. Their daily content includes everything from film and podcast reviews, showbiz news & gossip and family life, to mental health and wellbeing chats and even Green Fingered Hell, their popular, tongue-in-cheek gardening segment.

Nadia and her husband Mark (Adderley) also host their weekly podcast – Confessions of a Modern Parent – which launched late last year and has been a huge hit since – the pair discuss the highs and lows of parenting in a modern world, with topics including social media, mental health, home schooling and discipline with hilarious results.

Nadia’s love for food and cooking doesn’t go un-noticed either, and her recent ITV show Nadia’s Family Feasts was filled with mouth-watering family recipe ideas, and each episode was themed around a different cuisine with a guest chef.

Jack Maynard

Jack Maynard

YouTuber, DJ and TV personality

Jack kicked off his career as an online content creator in 2016 as one of the fastest growing UK YouTubers ever. He has since grown an international following of over 3.5 million and is recognised globally for his entertaining videos, infectious wit and musical talent. Jack has presented for some of the UK’s largest broadcasters, including a radio show on Capital FM, MTV News, CBBC and ITV.  He was responsible for bringing all the latest entertainment features and artist interviews behind the scenes at numerous UK music festivals, including Global Radio’s Summertime & Jingle bell balls.

Jack’s debut DJ residency at The 02 Islington sold out in just 24 hours, leading to a nationwide and included artists including Pixie Lott and The Vamps. Jack was the first ever UK YouTube talent to perform on the main stage at a UK Festival – Isle of Wight.

Jack has worked with international brands include Nike, Samsonite, L’oreal, Sony Pictures Entertainment and 02 to name a few. In 2018 he formed a music parody group alongside his brother, singer & songwriter Conor Maynard titled GOAT. As a group, they have amassed an astonishing 51million streams and over 35million music video views.

In 2019, Jack proudly became the global ambassador for The Make A Wish Foundation. He has been able to grant wishes internationally, notably bringing a girl over from New Zealand to spend some time together and grant exclusive VIP access to his London DJ show. He continues to raise awareness for the foundation and works closely with the team to help enable wishes to be granted for the children in their care.

Aimee Vivian

Aimee Vivian

Aimee has been a DJ at Capital FM since 2015, hosting the afternoon show Monday – Saturday. She worked her way from overnights to early breakfast, and is now a listener favourite 1pm – 4pm. Aimee has interviewed some of the world’s biggest stars including Ed Sheeran, Harry Styles, Calvin Harris and Liam Payne, cementing her position as an important young woman in radio – something she feels extremely passionate about. Her work with Capital has led to commercial work with several big brands including Disney and MTV, as well TV work with Sky, C4 and C5.

Aimee is a huge animal lover and is very passionate about the protection of animals at the risk of extinction due to climate change. She was diagnosed with celiac disease in 2015, and is dedicated to helping others live a gluten free life.

Joey Bevan

Joey Bevan

Fashion designer and celebrity stylist Joey Bevan hit TV screens in 2020 in BBC One’s You Are What You Wear. Tipped as ‘one to watch’, the Essex-based fashion guru has seen his work featured on the X Factor and Britain’s Next Top Model Live, and in 2014 he was lucky enough to be commissioned to create 30 bespoke garments for the Queen’s Coronation Festival at Buckingham Palace. His celebrity clients have included Little Mix, Jessie J, and Lady Gaga and he counts the likes of L’Oreal, Urban Decay and Disney. Joey has a huge personality and is a hit with audiences due to his flamboyant character and infectious energy. Alongside his love for fashion styling, Joey is also passionate about cooking and has his own food blog (@thestylishhomecook) and is an LGBTQ, body positive and mental health activist.

Kat Farmer

Kat Farmer

Kat is a fashion blogger, writer, wardrobe consultant and self-confessed fashion addict. Her hugely popular blog #doesmybumlook40 documents her journey to finding her style in her 40s. A former ‘housewife’ and mum of three, she has amassed over 140k followers with her honest and hilarious thoughts on all-things fashion and continues to inspire women to stay stylish whatever their age. Her authoritative voice has led to her writing for press outlets such as Stella magazine and she regularly works with prestigious high street brands including Marks & Spencer, The White Company and John Lewis.

In Spring 2020, she will be appearing on BBC One’s brand new series You Are What You Wear alongside some of the UK’s biggest names in styling, hosted by Rylan Clark-Neal.

Paige Turley

Paige Turley

TV Personality

Paige Turley is a professional singer and the winner of ITV’s Winter Love Island 2020. Paige was a firm favourite with the public from the start due to her Scottish humour and fiercely loyal personality.

Paige’s singing career kicked off at a young age, and her debut TV appearance was in 2012 on Britain’s Got Talent when she was just 14. She reached the semi-finals after she wowed the audience with her powerful voice and received praise from all of the judges. Since she has been performing at independent gigs and is a regular at open-mic nights across Scotland.

Paige is already a mainstream press favourite and has amassed an Instagram following of 1.6million. Her passion for singing, infectious wit and relatable nature has resulted in her huge and unrivalled popularity in both Britain and Scotland.

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/paige_turley/