Name: Henry Golding
Date of birth: 5 February 1987
Occupation: TV host and actor
How he got started: After relocating from London to Asia in 2008, Henry found his calling on the television. Leaving his trained hairstylist background behind, he jumped into the entertainment industry as a regional TV host for ESPN. Henry then began seeking opportunity to push the limits through travel programmes. Through his hosting jobs, he has had many adventures including exploring the Soganli Valley of Cappadocia, saving lives with the Raum Katanyu first responders foundation of Bangkok and helping with the revitalisation of Tacloban, Philippines.
Notable achievements: In 2017, Henry landed the role of a male lead of Crazy Rich Asians, a movie based on a novel of the same name by Kevin Kwan. He was also recently named as the lead in another Hollywood film called A Simple Favour, opposite stars such as Blake Lively and Anna Kendrick.