Darren Kennedy is a television presenter, style journalist and founder of the hugely popular website helpmystyle.ie. Having lived in Toronto, Paris, Dublin, Bordeaux and London, Darren is an avid trend spotter of all things style, fashion & entertainment.
Widely regarded as one of the country’s top style influencers, Darren has graced the covers of Sunday Times Magazine and Irish Independent Weekend magazine while the Evening Standard singled him out as one of UK’s most stylish men during London’s first ever Men’s Fashion week. They’re not alone, he was also nominated “Ireland’s Most Stylish Man” by Ireland’s answer to OK!, VIP magazine and named as ‘one to watch’ by U Magazine.
As a presenter, he appears on ITV’s This Morning and has presented shows on BBC1, RTE and Channel 5. In September 2012, the documentary ‘Gay Daddy’ which he devised and presented, received critical acclaim and trended No. 1 on twitter for two days.
A columnist with the Irish Independent magazine, his weekly ‘Style Dilemma’ page became an instant hit with readers for his straight talking, no-fuss approach to fashion. He regularly contributes to National publications including The Sunday Times, Tatler, The Daily Mail, Closer Magazine and The Examiner.
Darren presented eBay’s Online Fashion Week and hosted the online fashion giants first ever Irish fashion show which was streamed live online.
For his website www.helpmystyle.ie, Darren has interviewed some of the world’s most influential fashion icons and designers including Victoria Beckham, Emma Watson, Tommy Hilfiger, Ronaldo, JLS, Jeremy Hackett, Henry Holland and ex French Vogue Editor Carine Roitfeld.