Biography

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall is a multi-award-winning writer and broadcaster known for his uncompromising commitment to seasonal, ethically produced food and his concern for the environment. He has earned a huge following through his River Cottage TV series and books, as well as campaigns such as Hugh’s Fish Fight, Hugh’s War on Waste and his latest, Britain’s Fat Fight.

Hugh’s early smallholding experiences were shown in the Channel 4 River Cottage series and led to the publication of The River Cottage Cookbook (2001), which won the Glenfiddich Trophy and the André Simon Food Book of the Year award. Thirteen more books have followed, including the acclaimed River Cottage Meat Book and the immensely popular River Cottage Veg Everyday. Hugh’s latest book is River Cottage Much More Veg.

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall is a multi-award-winning writer and broadcaster known for his uncompromising commitment to seasonal, ethically produced food and his concern for the environment. He has earned a huge following through his River Cottage TV series and books, as well as campaigns such as Hugh’s Fish Fight, Hugh’s War on Waste and his latest, Britain’s Fat Fight.

Hugh’s early smallholding experiences were shown in the Channel 4 River Cottage series and led to the publication of The River Cottage Cookbook (2001), which won the Glenfiddich Trophy and the André Simon Food Book of the Year award. Thirteen more books have followed, including the acclaimed River Cottage Meat Book and the immensely popular River Cottage Veg Everyday. Hugh’s latest book is River Cottage Much More Veg.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 40

Birthday 1965-01-14

Place of Birth -

Official Site https://www.rivercottage.net/

Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2020 Easy Ways to Live Well (3 episodes) as Himself
2018 Britain's Fat Fight with Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall (3 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2018 Hugh's Wild West (1 episode) as Himself - Presenter
2016 Saving Africa's Elephants: Hugh and the Ivory War (2 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2016 Ingenious Animals (1 episode) as Himself - Presenter
2015 Hugh's War on Waste (3 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2015 Big Blue UK (5 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2013 River Cottage Australia (1 episode) as Himself
2012 Hugh's 3 Good Things (25 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2012 River Cottage: Three Go Mad (1 episode) as Himself - Presenter
2012 River Cottage Veg Heroes (1 episode) as Himself - Presenter
2012 Hugh's Three Hungry Boys (4 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2011 River Cottage Christmas as Himself - Presenter
2010 River Cottage Christmas Fayre as Himself - Presenter
2010 River Cottage Every Day (1 episode) as Himself - Presenter
2010 River Cottage - Pig in a Day as Himself
2009 River Cottage: Winter's on the Way (1 episode) as Himself - Presenter
2009 River Cottage Summer's Here (4 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2009 Chickens, Hugh and Tesco Too as Himself - Presenter
2008 River Cottage Autumn (8 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2008 River Cottage Spring (4 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2008 Hugh's Chicken Run (4 episodes)
2007 River Cottage: Gone Fishing (3 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2007 Would I Lie to You? (1 episode) as Panellist
2007 Have I Got a Bit More News for You (1 episode) as Himself - Panellist
2006 The River Cottage Treatment (3 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2006 The One Show (2 episodes)
2005 River Cottage Trip (1 episode) as Himself - Presenter
2005 The F Word (3 episodes)
2005 The View from River Cottage (1 episode) as Himself - Presenter
2005 A Cook on the Wild Side (14 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2004 50 Things to Eat Before You Die as Himself
2004 Beyond River Cottage (10 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2002 River Cottage Forever (8 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2000 Return to River Cottage (109 episodes)
2000 Christmas at River Cottage as Himself - Presenter
1999 Escape to River Cottage (7 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
1994 Time Team (2 episodes) as Himself - Special Guest
1993 Shooting Stars (1 episode)
1982 Countdown (5 episodes)

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