Gok Wan: Celebrity Speakers For Your Event
Fashion expert and award-winning TV presenter, Gok Wan has revolutionised the fashion work. Famed for his Channel 4 show: How to Look Good Naked, Gok is now hailed as one of the UK's best prime time entertainers. Having his own collection of women's clothing in supermarket giant Sainsburys, Gok has cemented his name in the industry. A charismatic awards host and presenter, Gok will add charm and sparkle to any event.
Gok Wan’s overwhelming success in the fashion industry, encouraging women to love themselves no matter what shape or size they are has led him to be an institution on our screens. Gok has made countless television appearances in his own award-winning shows, including Gok’s Fashion Fix with a follow-on series called Gok’s Clothes Roadshow; Get The Look For Less; How to Look Good Naked and Miss Naked beauty.
Known for his friendly and charismatic style, Gok is the perfect after-dinner entertainer or awards host and will be an ideal choice for a fashion themed event.
Studying at London’s prestigious Central School of Speech and Drama, he found himself drawn to hair and make-up over drama, prompting his entrée into the fashion industry and gaining him early work as a hair and make-up artist on titles such as The Sunday Times Style.
His talent and tenacity has seen him build up quite a pedigree: he has worked with some of the world’s most renowned photographers had his work published internationally, amassed an incredible client database and built up a brilliant collection of television programmes.
A regular face on our television screens, Gok’s far reaching repertoire has proved that he is more than a fashion expert. Taking on projects such as Hotel GB, and exploring his roots in the documentary Made in China, he has shown the nation a different side to himself. He has also filmed a moving documentary on child obesity Too Fat Too Young and explored the modern day issues our teenagers are facing including sexuality, online-bullying and eating disorders in a three-part series called Gok’s Teens: The Naked Truth.
Making his viewers think about their content, Gok has gone back to his roots and shown the world what his family does best in his cookery show Gok Cooks Chinese. Gok’s on screen popularity has led several highly-acclaimed books deals, spanning from his autobiography, cookery books, and fashion advice.
Gok teaches women to love their bodies whatever shape or size. He has a collection in Sainsbury’s which is filled with bright and bold colours, which aims to make women feel fabulous.
Despite Gok’s growing status as one of the UK’s most sought-after stylists and fashion ‘gurus’, he remains far from blasé (though a little mischievous) about his achievements. He is above all down to earth, personable and highly knowledgeable in his field. A perfect after dinner speaker, Gok’s engaging manner can educate audiences on style and cookery, or entertain them with his wealth of showbiz anecdotes.