Grace Dent

Novelist, columnist and broadcaster.

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Grace Dent is a columnist, author, and broadcaster.

She has two weekly columns in the Independent: an opinion-editorial column each Wednesday and Grace Dent on Television each Saturday. Grace's restaurant column Grace & Flavour appears in the London Evening Standard every Friday.

Grace has fronted documentaries for Sky Atlantic and Channel 4. Recently she interviewed Game of Thrones author George RR Martin for a one off special and was a presenter on Thronecast. Grace recently fronted the Radio 4 documentaries Duration Duration Duration and a tribute to Nancy Mitford. 

Grace is a regular panel show guest, having appeared twice on Have I Got News For You, The Now Show, BBC2's The Review Show, Film 2012, The Culture Show and Charlie Brooker's Screenwipe. Grace regularly hosts events for BAFTA and Sky.

Grace has written eleven novels for teenagers. Grace's Diary of a Snob novels about the schoolgirl Poppet Montague Jones were acquired by Nickelodeon. Grace's first non-fiction title was How To Leave Twitter (My Time as Queen of the Universe and Why This Must Stop).

Her latest project sees Grace presenting The Untold on BBC Radio 4. These observational documentaries give a real insight into British lives where something is at stake.


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