TV Presenter, Model & Designer
Lisa Snowdon is one of the nation’s best loved radio and TV presenters. As well as being one of the UK’s most successful models of recent years.
Spotted by a model scout at the age of 19, Lisa quickly became one of the UK’s top fashion models. Best known for her beauty commercial and high-fashion covers including Vogue, Marie Claire and Elle, she was also featured in FHM’s 100 Sexiest Women an incredible 10 times between 1996 and 2007. Lisa’s modelling career also led to appearances in Maxim, Arena, Loaded and GQ magazines.
Alongside her fashion modelling, Lisa starred in a number of advertising campaigns for brands such as Mercedes-Benz, Dove, Lynx and Kellogg’s Special K. It was in fact Lisa’s appearance in the Special K advert that sparked the interest for her broadcasting career.
Lisa’s first move into TV presenting was for MTV’s ‘MTV Select’, and in 2006 was announced as the head judge and host of Sky Living’s ‘Britain’s Next Top Model’, which she hosted until 2009. In between series 4 of ‘BNTM’ in 2008 Lisa was announced as the co-host of Capital London’s Breakfast show, initially with Jonny Vaughan and later with Dave Berry. Lisa co-hosted the award winning show for 7 and a half years until 2015, with over 1 million listeners and becoming London’s number one breakfast show.
In the same year, Lisa took part in BBC One’s ‘Strictly Come Dancing’, where she came third with her partner Brendan Cole, and also became the face and model of Avon lingerie, alongside co-presenting BBC Two’s ‘Through the Keyhole’ with Sir David Frost, co-presenting the BBC’s coverage of Royal Ascot and starring in Celebrity Apprentice for BBC One’s Sport Relief.
In 2010, Lisa fronted the Marks & Spencer autumn campaign, starring in their TV, print and billboard advertisements for 3 years. During this time, she was also the face of Belvita breakfast biscuits, again appearing in their print and TV advertisements until 2014.
2013 saw Lisa’s makeover TV series, ‘Your Style in His Hands’, launched on TLC in April 2013, and was quickly re-commissioned with a second series that aired in the spring of 2014. The series was aired internationally on Discovery Networks in Europe, South Africa, Australasia, India and South America.
QVC also announced its collaboration with Lisa in 2013, working with her to launch a brand new, on- trend range of jewellery featuring sophisticated yet affordable designs. The partnership, now in its third year, continues into 2016 with Lisa’s latest range launched in January 2016.
Lisa is available as event host.