Willie Thorne is a snooker legend.
A former World Seniors Snooker Champion, Willie’s playing career has been showered with success, with many tournament victories worldwide.
Willie Thorne aka “The Great WT”, was a regular in the Top 16 World Ranking players for well over a decade.
Willie is the World Record holder of the highest number of 147 breaks in the history of snooker (190) earning him the nickname “Mr Maximum”.
Thorne has established himself as one of the great characters of the game for over three decades.
A TV regular, Willie has appeared on many shows including Strictly Come Dancing, Through the Keyhole, A Question of Sport, Sport Relief, Celebrity Antiques Road Trip and many more.
Willie also hosted 16 shows for Sky TV called Cue Masters.
Willie is now a TV commentator for major snooker tournaments, having broadcast on Sky TV, ITV and BBC, maintaining his status as a household name.
Due to Willie’s vast TV experience and live presenting, combined with his instantly recognisable features, Mr Maximum has established himself as one of the UK’s leading after dinner speakers, auctioneers, hosts and MC’s.
After Dinner speaker Willie Thorne is a must for any event, such as conferences, corporate hospitality, golf days, snooker exhibitions and many more…