Gregg Wallace MBE is a writer, TV presenter, and weight loss coach. Best
known for TV shows MasterChef, Celebrity MasterChef, MasterChef the Professionals, Eat Well for Less, and Inside the Factory.
Born in Peckham, south-east London in 1964, he had a successful career as a greengrocer. Supplying London’s top chefs, eventually building a business with a turnover of 7.5 million pounds.
His success in this area led to a series on BBC Radio 4 - Veg Talk. After this, invitations to television followed.
Gregg was a single parent, bringing up his two children, Tom and Libby alone. He now has a third child, Sid.
Gregg is a keen rugby fan with 2 coaching badges, and is seriously into fitness - working in the gym five days a week, and regularly swimming.
Gregg lives in Kent with his wife, Anna, her Italian parents, Rina and Massimo, as well as little Sid and two rescue dogs - Bella and Wally.
With Gregg's five-stone weight loss, the coming of Covid and a concern over the nation‘s health, he started a health and weight loss business, ShowMe.Fit, with the help of his daughter, Libby. This is a subscription business dedicated to health and weight loss.