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Gok given goal to transform therapist; TVChoice.

ACOUPLE of years ago, a skinny man with Elton John Sir Elton Hercules[1] John CBE[2] (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight on 25 March, 1947) is a five-time Grammy and one-time Academy Award-winning English pop/rock singer, composer and pianist.  glasses and Morrisseyesque hair started stripping unhappy women and taking their pictures.

Instead of being arrested, he became a TV sensation and taught the Brits how to look good (or at least a lot better) in the buff.

Since then, Gok Wan Gok Wan (born 1974, Leicester, England, U.K.) is a British fashion consultant, author and television presenter of Anglo-Chinese heritage. Early life
After receiving his diploma in performing arts at the Charles Keene College of Further Education, Leicester, Gok went on to
 has become a TV institution and made over an endless succession of frumps and oddballs, and he's not slowing up on his quest to make us all look better.

In tonight's instalment, 28-year-old Sam Rees, a sports therapist for Lincoln City Lincoln City can refer to:
  • Lincoln City F.C., a football club in England
  • Lincoln City, Oregon, a city on the Oregon Coast in the United States
  • Lincoln City, Indiana, a settlement in southwestern Indiana
 Football Club, lives her life in tracksuits both on and off the pitch but wants a more feminine style, so Gok blows time on her terrible wardrobe and performs his most dramatic makeover yet.

But, yes, the chances of her saying "I hate it" and attacking Gok with a football boot, are pretty slim. Also, daytime favourite Ben Shephard gets some fashion hints.

GOK'S FASHION FIX (Channel 4, 8pm)


Fashion guru Gok Wan waves his magic wand to turn the unfashionable into catwalk walk queens.
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Publication:Birmingham Mail (England)
Date:May 26, 2009
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