Jonathan Van Ness
Why Jonathan Van Ness?
Because he is an Emmy-nominated television personality, podcaster, and hairstylist to the stars, who can be seen starring on Netflix’s Emmy Award-winning reboot series Queer Eye, where he shines as the show’s groomer, hair guru and self-care advocate.
Because he continues to work on his passion project, his podcast Getting Curious a biweekly exploration of all the things Jonathan is curious about. The podcast was listed as one of the Top Podcasts of 2018 by Time Magazine, and recently won the iHeart Radio Award for Best LGBTQ Podcast. 2018 was a breakthrough year for Jonathan, who realized two new passions – for the arts of stand-up comedy and figure skating.
Because he recently announced that his revelatory, raw, and rambunctious memoir, OVER THE TOP, will be released in September 2019.