Emma WIllis was born and raised in Birmingham and on leaving school worked as a model, appearing in campaigns for Gap, Chanel and Samsung amongst others before joining MTV as a presenter. Fast forward to 2015, and Emma is now one of the most successful and in demand presenters working in TV and radio in the UK.
Emma WIllis is completely at ease in a live or pre-recorded environment. Her down to earth attitude and infectious personality have contributed to her success and she has an instant natural rapport with people from all walks of life.
Emma Willis presented I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here Now! alongside (her now husband) Matt Willis in 2007 and 2008. She presented the New for 2009 show on New Years Day for Radio 1 and took part in Jack Osbourne’s Adrenaline Junkie, an experience she absolutely loved.
Emma Willis has hosted the Vodafone TBA featuring Kasabian for T4 and Channel 4, The UK Gaming Championship for Sky One in studio and from LA, and presented two seasons of the RedBull Air Races for Fox USA from all over the world.
Having hosted Totally Boyband Live for MTV and MTV Hits, Emma also presented the massive Live Earth Concert. She hosted the ITV2 show Access All Areas for the Prince’s Trust 30th Birthday concert and has also presented the series Just The Ticket for Eat Cinema. Emma co-presented M-Pops for mobile networks alongside Reggie Yates, and presented Today on 3 Live, which was an entertainment show for 3 Mobile.
Emma WIllis co-hosted the huge TRL on MTV – the daily live music and entertainment show which proved a massive hit. She also presented her own show for MTV Hits – Sugar Style – a mixture of fashion, beauty and celebrity style. that was the highest ranking show on the channel. She also co-presented Backstage, a studio based show which saw her interviewing a different celebrity guest each week and reviewing the week’s new films and music. MTV also asked Emma Willis to present the EMAs and the MTV Movie Awards..
With interests in music, film, fashion and travel, Emma Willis is well-rounded and well-informed, although she is the first to admit that not all her tastes are considered that cool! Emma WIllis is a brand ambassador for Gillette Venus and currently stars in their latest campaign. She is honoured to be an ambassador for The Prince’s Trust. Emma WIllis and her husband Matt are the proud parents of a girl, Isabelle and a boy Ace Billy.