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Lloyd Boston

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Lloyd Boston joined The Insider (CBS) in the Fall of 2014 as a daily Correspondent. Through his work on this popular companion show to Entertainment Tonight, Boston’s 360-take on the worlds of fashion, celebrity, and lifestyle trends broadcasts daily into millions of homes globally on CBS, “America’s Most Watched Network”.

In this groundbreaking role, Boston’s charged with the awesome responsibility of charting new territory in pop-culture news that keeps the show engaging and on-trend. Boston has quickly become the go-to “Insider” for all things style and lifestyle due to his unique perspective and the show’s branded content, including Lloyd Boston Presents; Hot or Hmm?; and Style Spy.

From just about every major red carpet premiere in Hollywood to NYC’s glitziest events, Boston tackles everything from Fashion Week and top celebrity interviews, to behind-the-scenes coverage of top TV shows including Dancing With The Stars and The Voice—infusing his original fashion tips and quick wit. Up-close and personal A-list interviews with the likes of Britney Spears, Lenny Kravitz, Bill O’Reilly, and Joel Osteen, to name a few—have all revealed Lloyd’s natural ease, journalistic integrity, and dynamic range.

Lloyd Boston is the style journalist who gets all the hottest red carpet reveals; just ask Kerry Washington, Gwyneth Paltrow, Pharrell, Claire Danes, Gwen Stefani, Sophia Vergara, Brad Pitt, Jennifer Lopez, Eva Longoria, Heidi Klum, Carrie Underwood, and the living legend herself, Diana Ross, to name a few. Prior to becoming The Insider’s resident man of style, Lloyd covered the Oscars, Emmys, and Golden Globes from the red carpet for Access Hollywood, NBC Today, CNN, and Extra.

Boston has gained the respect of the biggest names in TV and Fashion including Oprah, Rachael Ray, Matt Lauer, Martha Stewart, Tommy Hilfiger, Michael Kors, Savannah Guthrie, Kathy Lee and Hoda, and the ladies of The View—who all trust his simple, yet empowering style philosophy that “Less is Modern”. Even celebrity TV Host Wendy Williams confesses, “I trust him implicitly when it comes to fashion.” She’s not alone. Lloyd Boston has been a regular contributor to NBC Today for more than a decade with well over 200 appearances. He also had several, top-rated Oprah appearances, including his own hour of style with the legend. Lloyd got his start on ABC’s The View, with countless expert segments, in addition to reaching millions worldwide on The Talk, Martha, HSN, E! News, FYI Network, and many more.

He’s hosted the HGTV/FLN’s NY Emmy-nominated Closet Cases; in addition to hosting /producing his own lifestyle specials. Boston is an original alum host of E! Entertainment’s STYLE Network on their highest-rated The Look For Less, and his own series: Style Essentials and Runway. Die-hard “fashionistas” know Lloyd best from WE Network’s popular Full Frontal Fashion, making him a leading voice of Fashion Week for more than 15 fashion seasons. “Boston doesn’t simply set rules for his subjects...” reported the New York Daily News, “He dives right into their closets and gets hands-on with what’s hanging there.”

Boston is the author of four highly celebrated style books: LA Times bestseller Men of Color (Artisan), Make Over Your Man (Doubleday), Before You Put That On (Atria), and The Style Checklist (Atria). He also has his own groundbreaking daily style tip I-phone App.

Whether teaching Oprah first-hand in front of 20+ million viewers how to tie her scarf; or helping Martha makeover real women and men, Lloyd takes pride in finding stylish solutions to everyday fashion conundrums. He continues to explore new ways of reaching his audience through TV, online, new media, brand consultations, and personal appearances.

For more, visit LLOYDBOSTON.COM; or follow Lloyd on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram or Twitter (@lloydboston).