Katie Hopkins first came to public notoriety in The Apprentice where, despite dropping-out, she eclipsed her rivals with outspoken comments on her fellow contestants, women in the workplace, and listing ‘husband-stealing’ on her CV.
She embarked on a twin career as a management consultant and a TV commentator ‘telling it like it is’. Over the summer she was dubbed Britain’s Most Hated Woman for telling ITV’s This Morning she wouldn’t let her 3 children play with others called ‘lower class’ names such as Tyler and Charmaine.
As a journalist she regularly writes on educational and employment issues, and she’s appeared on programmes as diverse as Question Time and I’m A Celebrity…
Will she overcome her natural shyness on Free Speech?