Nick Knowles is one of the UK’s BEST LOVED TV presenters and an RTS award-winning writer.
The 55-year-old much loved celebrity has been presenting BBC1’s DIY SOS since 1999, which is now the channel’s most watched and longest running prime time factual series. Over the past decade, he has hosted BBC1 prime time Saturday night quiz shows Break the Safe, Secret Fortune and Who Dares Wins.
Born in London and raised in Southall, Nick had a passion for rugby and music. After school he tried a variety of jobs including selling carpets, working in a greengrocers and laboured on a building site before moving into media where he worked as a journalist and producer in the UK, Australia and America before finding his calling in front of the camera presenting.
He’s spent the past 18 years fronting DIY SOS, a programme, which transforms the homes and the lives of those in need using the DIY SOS team and local volunteers.
Nick has never shied away from discussing mental health issues and in April 2017 Nick Knowles presented a documentary ‘Mind Over Marathon’ which featured The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and HRH Prince Harry talking about their charity Heads Together.
Nick is super talented, warm, funny and tells the best stories!