Co-host of ABC's "The Chew"
Clinton Kelly is a co-host of ABC Daytime's upcoming lifestyle series "The Chew," seated alongside restaurateurs and "Iron Chef America" stars Mario Batali and Michael Symon, "Top Chef" alum Carla Hall and health and wellness enthusiast Daphne Oz.
Kelly is best known as the style host of TLC's popular series "What Not to Wear." He has also appeared in several specials for TLC, including: "The Miss America Pageant," "Fashioning a Home with Clinton Kelly," "Mind Your Manners" and "Redo My Spouse."
Kelly is the author of Freakin' Fabulous: How to Dress, Speak, Behave, Eat, Drink, Entertain, Decorate and Generally Be Better than Everyone Else and Oh No She Didn't: The Top 100 Style Mistakes Women Make and How to Avoid Them. In December 2010, he launched the style app Stylerx for the iPhone and Web.
His many television appearances include "Good Morning America," "The View," "Nightline," "The Today Show" and "The Early Show." He has also been featured in many prominent magazines and newspapers, including InStyle, Real Simple, O, The Oprah Magazine, Men's Health, Redbook, Family Circle, Woman's Day, The New York Times and The Chicago Tribune.
Kelly received his bachelor's from Boston College and a master's in Journalism from Northwestern University. Prior to appearing on television, he was a New York City-based magazine editor and freelance writer. Born in Panama City, Panama, he was raised in Port Jefferson Station, Long Island and currently resides in Manhattan and Connecticut.
Celebrating and exploring life through food, "The Chew" is an innovative and groundbreaking daytime series co-hosted by a dynamic group of engaging, fun, relatable experts in food, lifestyle and entertaining. Produced by Gordon Elliott's Chew Productions for the ABC Television Network, "The Chew" serves up everything food -- from cooking and home entertaining to food trends, restaurants, holidays and more -- all aimed at making life better, fuller and more fun. Featuring celebrity chefs Mario Batali, Michael Symon and Carla Hall, entertaining expert Clinton Kelly and health and wellness enthusiast Daphne Oz, "The Chew" is a leap forward into a delicious new kind of lifestyle series.