Zoe Hardman

Gorgeous, fun, and a total natural on screen, whether dressed down on the sidelines of a pitch, looking glam on a red carpet or interviewing guests in a studio, Zoe can do it all. With her natural sense of humour, fantastic rapport with camera, interviewee and audience alike, she really does have mass appeal!

With a love of music it seems a natural fit for Zoe to take to the airwaves and host a weekly live dance music radio show for Hed Kandi, on the globally successful Ministry of Sound radio station.  In addition to her show on Hed Kandi, Zoe has also been covering for Mark Wright’s ‘Club Classic’ show on Heart FM, which broadcasts across the UK, 7-9pm on Saturday nights. Zoe co-hosted alongside Mark for three series of the ITV2 show ‘Take Me Out: The Gossip’, proving to be a popular format with audiences and media alike.

In addition for ITV2, Zoe hosted the ‘Soap Awards After Party’ shows for the channel alongside Joe Swash in both 2012 and 2013. Zoe has appeared on ITV1’s ‘This Morning’, where she fronted The Hub and has also presented VT competitions for the show, as well as a fitness feature as part of their summer programming.

Zoe has accumulated a wealth of experience, both live and prerecorded, having appeared on and presented many different shows including ‘The Zone’ for ITV1, ‘E4 Music’, ‘Championship Gaming Series’ for Sky One, ‘Play Date’ (ITV2), and the ‘Used Car Roadshow’ for ITV4. She was the Health and Beauty/Spa expert for The Hotel Channel, roving reporter for the celebrity 5k run for Sport Relief on BBC, and additionally hosted ’Glitterball’ on ITV1. She has shown talents in writing, producing and presenting, all demonstrated when she worked for the online entertainment company Reel Kandi for three years producing and presenting their entertainment content.

Zoe has extensive experience in live hosting. Her live compering started at the Reading and Leeds festivals, which then lead on to her doing the ‘Be @ One’ Event for X-Box in Leicester Square with Reggie Yates and Dave Berry.  She presented at London Fashion Weekend(s) at Somerset House in February and September 2012, which saw her present a number of catwalk shows commenting on the key trends for the season ahead. She also hosted the Winter Wishes Ball for fashion retailer New Look in 2013, a Christmas fashion show in store at Debenhams in 2013, the Ben De Lisi Fashion show during Vogue’s Fashion Night Out for Debenhams in September 2014 and the annual Breast Cancer Pink Ribbon Ball in October 2013. She formed part of the talent team at the 2012 London Olympics, presenting in front of thousands of fans at the Beach Volley Ball, Marathon Swim and Triathlon events. Zoe also hosted the popular Boodles Tennis Tournament at Stoke Park during the summers of 2012 and 2013, interviewing stars such as Goran Ivanisevic and Andy Murray. Furthermore, Samsung used Zoe to present their new Galaxy S3 handset to consumer press at Earls Court in May 2012.

Zoe started out as the showbiz news reporter for an on-line channel (T5M) covering red carpet premieres, screenings and other events (examples: Michael Jackson - This Is It, Twilight’s New Moon, and Nowhere Boy). Zoe also attended the British Independent Film Awards in December 2012 as the in house presenter talking to the likes of Rupert Grint and Andy Serkis! In May 2012 she spent two weeks in Cannes reporting from the Film Festival, interviewing the likes of Spandau Ballet, Kylie Minogue and Paris Hilton who: “I spent two days with; it was quite an experience!”

Zoe has recently become an honorary member of ‘Beat’, which is a nationwide organization supporting people affected by eating disorders. She also sits on the board of trustees for her family’s charity ­ ‘The Vipingo Village Fund’. The charity is a school, which looks after 125 of the most in need HIV infected, or affected kids and provide them with the best education around. It’s also a safe haven for them to escape to.

A HUGE fan of fitness and sport, Zoe wrote a monthly column for Your Fitness magazine, where she tried and tested the latest must have sportswear and gadgets. Zoe is also a keen golfer. She plays off a 24 handicap and is a regular fixture on the celebrity golf tournament circuit, with an impressive number of wins under her belt.

Most recently Zoe presented the vintage fashion show at Goodwood and hosted the panel shows for Yahoo! Style across London Fashion Week this year. Zoe is also working on her own parenting platform, Made by Mammas.

Credits

- Take Me Out The Gossip (ITV2)
- Entertainment and Fashion Writer/Producer/Presesnter (ReelKandi tv)
- The Zone (ITV1)
- My Life As An Animal (BBC3)
- Playdate (ITV2)
- The Used Car Roadshow (ITV4)
- The Championship Gaming Series (Sky1)
- Nuts TV (presenting with OJ Borg)
- Sports Relief for BBC1, Glitterball for ITV1
- E4 Music