Ross Kemp is the award-winning actor, author and BAFTA award-winning documentary maker.
Ross rose to prominence in the role of ‘Grant Mitchell’ in the EastEnders between 1990 and 1999.
Following his initial departure from EastEnders, Kemp moved from the BBC to ITV for his first ITV role in Hero of the Hour.
He also starred as the lead in ITV’s Christmas edition of A Christmas Carol.
He took the lead roles in the television series, Without Motive and In Defence in 2000, and in 2002’s Ultimate Force, where he took the role of Army Staff sergeant ‘Henry Garvie’ from the British SAS. He continued to appear in this role until 2006.
He also gained the role of ‘Cirra’ in the 2004 TV film, Spartacus.
Since 2006, Kemp has received international recognition as an investigative journalist for his critically acclaimed and award-winning documentary series Ross Kemp on Gangs.
After making 27 programmes around the world, Ross moved on from Gangs to a new series: Ross Kemp in Afghanistan, where he spent time from 2007 to 2012 with army regiments: 1 Royal Anglian, 5 Scots, 1 Royal Irish, and twice with 45 Commando.
Ross and his team have received international recognition for their award-winning documentaries, which include:
- Ross Kemp: A Kenya Special
- Ross Kemp Meets the Glue Kids
- Ross Kemp in Search of Pirates
- Ross Kemp: Middle East
- Ross Kemp: Battle For The Amazon
- Ross Kemp: Extreme World
- Ross Kemp’s Britain
- Ross Kemp Behind Bars
Ross is available for anecdotal after-dinner and inspirational keynote speeches.