Who is Celebs Go Dating dating agent Paul Carrick Brunson?

25 January 2021, 15:32

Who is CGD agent Paul Carrick Brunson?
Who is CGD agent Paul Carrick Brunson? Picture: Getty/Channel 4

Paul is returning to screens on new series Celebs Go Dating: The Mansion - here's your need-to-know on him.

Celebs Go Dating is back for a brand-new series, and we cannot wait to find out what he latest batch of famous faces have in store.

For the first time ever, the show will be filmed Big Brother-style - with the whole cast living together in a Surrey mansion.

The celebs - Chloe Ferry, Curtis Pritchard, Karim Zeroual, Kimberly Hart-Simpson, Sophie Hermann, Tom Zanetti, and Wayne Lineker - crew, daters, and dating agents all lived in the property for four weeks during filming.

After making his debut in 2018, American romance guru Paul Carrick Brunson returns to help the celebs find their dream relationship.

Here's everything you need to know about him.

Who is Celebs Go Dating coach Paul Carrick Brunson?

Paul Carrick Brunson is an American-born dating guru, entrepreneur and author who joined the cast of Celebs Go Dating in 2018.

The father-of-two describes himself as ‘the world’s most influential matchmaker’ on his website. He also runs his own matchmaking firm PCB Agency.

Paul penned the book It’s Complicated (But It Doesn’t Have To Be): A Modern Guide To Finding And Keeping Love.

He starred with TV icon Oprah Winfrey when the pair co-hosted her matchmaking show Lovetown. Oprah has previously said of the hunky dating expert: "Paul is much more than a matchmaker, he's a life coach."

Is Paul Carrick Brunson married?

Paul has been happily married to wife Jill since 2000.

The loved-up pair met while both attending Old Dominion University in Virginia, USA.

Paul and Jill are parents to two young sons, Liam and Kingston.

Who is Paul's Celebs Go Dating co-host Anna Williamson?

Paul will be joined by romance guru and mental health advocate Anna Williamson who replaces former host Nadia Essex.

Anna's previous TV credits include This Morning, Good Morning Britain and Big Brother's Bit on the Side.

Paul joined Celebs Go Dating in 2018
Paul joined Celebs Go Dating in 2018. Picture: Getty

When is Celebs Go Dating on E4?

Celebs Go Dating is on weekdays at 9pm on E4, starting on 25 January.