Bursting into the public eye as the winner of the first ever Big Brother, Craig Phillips is one of the nations most recognisable reality TV stars.
Before entering the Big Brother house, Craig has already become a successful entrepreneur, running a construction company, employing 30 tradesmen as well as having an operating turnover of over £1 million. Craig entered the Big Brother house after gaining his place over 45,000 other applicants. A favourite to win from the start, Craig secured 3.7 million votes in the final to secure his victory. Phillips donated his winnings to life-long friend Joanne Harris to pay for life-saving surgery.
Becoming one of the nation’s most loved television personalities in the process, Craig used his construction knowledge and media nous to forge a career as the UK’s leading DIY and home improvement expert.
Having more presented and produced over 900 DIY shows, Craig has become a regular feature on broadcasters such as BBC, ITV, Channel 5, Sky, UKTV and Discovery.
Craig has also turned his hand to stage appearances, playing leading roles in pantomime productions including Jack & The Beanstalk, Aladdin and Beauty & The Beast.
Since Craig joined the Champions Celebrity agency in 2010, we have played a significant role in almost every aspect of his profile management. A favourite for events, television productions and endorsements, Craig is in constant demand to publicise products and add an extra component to broadcasts and events.