Anna Williamson is an experienced radio and TV presenter, who currently hosts her Saturday night chat show on Talk Radio, offering listeners her expert advice and catching up on all things showbiz. In 2016 she joined Rylan Clark-Neal on the sofa again as the Big Brother’s Bit on the Side on-screen psychology expert and panellist.
Anna’s presenting career started with children’s TV and has presented for the Disney Channel, Channel 5, CiTV and Nickelodeon. She also continues to host the famous Orange Carpet at the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards in LA, where she has interviewed some of the world’s favourite A-Listers such as The Kardashians, Will Smith and One Direction.
In 2014, Anna moved away from children’s TV and became a regular on ITV's Good Morning Britain and Lorraine, covering everything from celeb interviews to current affairs and weekly competitions. Due to her natural interest, tenacity and passion to bring the latest showbiz news to the masses, she is considered a highly credible source within the industry and her entertainment column in Digital Spy regularly gets over 100,000 hits.
Outside of Anna’s TV success and behind closed doors, she suffered from an almost crippling battle with generalised anxiety disorder. On speaking out about her experiences, she realised there was a huge stigma attached to mental health issues. To help fight these stigmas, Anna joined mental health charity MIND as an official ambassador, and qualified, as a counsellor, life coach and Master NLP practitioner.
Following this Anna went on to front several weekly strands called Ask Anna on multi-award-winning ITV daytime show This Morning. Due to the features great success, Anna has been invited back as a regular to join the team on This Morning covering issues from mental health, family relationships and parenting. Anna also can be seen speaking on these topics and mental health in schools, businesses and corporate events whilst also fronting online videos for the likes of AOL, Youtube and The Telegraph to great success.
Alongside being an ambassador for MIND, Anna also works with The Princes Trust and Childline. Recently she joined Ant and Dec for the 5th year running to host the Princess Trust Celebrate Success Awards alongside HRH The Prince of Wales.
Anna’s wealth of experience and versatility means that she can offer a wealth of presenting styles, such as web videos, broadcast, live presenting and even voiceovers.