Jonathan Van Ness is an Emmy-nominated television personality, 2x New York Times best-selling author, podcaster, comedian and hairstylist to the stars. He stars on Netflix’s Emmy Award-winning reboot series “Queer Eye,” where he shines as the hair guru and self-care advocate. He was a 2022 Primetime Emmy nominee for ‘Outstanding Host for a Reality or Competition Program’ along with his “Queer Eye” cast mates.
Jonathan is also the host and executive producer of the Netflix series “Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness,” based on Jonathan’s popular podcast of the same name. The series is nominated for a 34th Annual GLAAD Media Award for ‘Outstanding Reality Series’ and the podcast was named one of the Top Podcasts of 2018 by Time Magazine, won the iHeart Radio Award for Best LGBTQ Podcast, and was a 2020 People’s Choice Award nominee for Best Pop Podcast. Jonathan was also a 2020 People’s Choice Award nominee for ‘Favorite Reality TV Star’ for the second year in a row.
He has released two memoirs, Over The Top: A Raw Journey To Self-Love, and his newest, Love That Story: Observations From A Gorgeously Queer Life, both New York Times Best-Sellers and recipients of several awards. Jonathan is also the author of the children’s picture book, Peanut Goes For The Gold, about a gender non-binary guinea pig who does everything with their own personal flare. Jonathan made history as the first non-female solo cover star of Cosmopolitan UK in 35 years.