Char Ellesse

Char Ellesse (she/her) is the Founder and Director of Girls Will Be Boys (GWBB), an online platform blurring the lines between Gender Roles. Through the video series “girlswillbeboys presents” she opens up a discussion around modern day gender assigned roles, through shared experiences and personal journeys to self acceptance, posing the question “Is it always binary?”.

Char is also the creator of #omgshesbald, encouraging thousands of women worldwide to shave their heads through the short documentary, which has thus far been screened in London, Amsterdam and Paris.

Aside from working on GWBB, Char speaks on Social Politics, and her general experiences of navigating life as a Queer Black Woman through her witty Instagram captions. She has also Modelled for brands such as Weekday, Zandra Rhodes and Rachel Boston