MN2S Senior Talent Agent Natasha Hill sat down with BBC Newsbeat to discuss being the agent behind the most talked-about celebrity booking of the year: Caitlyn Jenner’s appearance on I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here.
Going into this season of “I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!”, there was one contestant who stood out amongst all others – reality TV royalty and showbiz legend Caitlyn Jenner. In the opening episode of the series, presenters Ant and Dec joked “I’m a Celebrity 2019 can only have one winner… Caitlyn Jenner’s agent!” In the midst of the media speculation and around Caitlyn’s appearance on the show, Steve Holden of BBC Newsbeat dropped into the MN2S office for a chat with Head of UK Talent Natasha Hill.
From Buckingham Palace to Hollywood, and from Love Island to Bake Off, Natasha’s career has seen her work with some of the most iconic celebrities in the world. She currently heads up the MN2S Talent Department and has connected countless talented and famous individuals to many exciting opportunities during her time at the top tier of the industry.
Appearing on the segment, Natasha discussed the rumours around Caitlyn’s fee, quashing the sensationalism of the press, as well as her discussion with the “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” star ahead of her stay in the jungle. Looking more broadly at her unique position in the talent industry, she discussed her approach to keeping the stars she works with relatable, as well as how she keeps talent motivated for success in the industry.
– Natasha Hill
“I tell them right from the start that the industry is difficult, so many people who want to do the same job. If we coast and we don’t strive for everything we want, then your career won’t last.”
Establishing herself as a leading individual in talent, Natasha Hill has been praised by the press, public, and industry figures alike. Currently looking after ex-TV contestant Ruby Bhogal from the Great British Bake Off and Jamie Jewitt from the 2017 series of Love Island, Natasha is continuing to make waves in the talent and brand world with unique and interesting campaigns and partnerships.