DESPITE her dad being one of the crucial well-known faces on TV, Honey Ross saved a comparatively low profile till three years in the past.
A physique positivity activist, the 26-year-old has gained a variety of celeb buddies since she revealed that her well-known dad and mom put her on “poisonous diets” as a teen.
Honey is finest identified for being a physique positivity activistCredit score: Instagram/@honeykinny
She’s no stranger to posing in a bikiniCredit score: Instagram
Honey is the youngest of TV presenter Jonathan Ross’s three kids and has made a reputation for herself as an activist, author and advocate for physique positivity.
Amongst her celeb buddies are actress Daisy Could Cooper, Made In Chelsea star Ashley James and comic Katherine Ryan, who’ve been identified to touch upon her racy Instagram posts.
Her stardom has beforehand compelled her to hit again at trolls bombarding her with “unusual abusive fatphobia”.
Right here’s the lowdown on Honey, who’s stepping out of her well-known father’s shadow…
Childhood within the highlight
The daughter of Jonathan, 62, and screenwriter Jane Goldman, 53, Honey was raised in North London with elder siblings Betty Kitten and Harvey Kirby.
Given the complete title Honey Kinny, she admits she hated her physique rising up – however has grown to like her curvy measurement 18 determine.
She spent her teen years doing internships within the movie and TV business and landed her first skilled screenwriting gig aged 18, however says rising up within the public eye is much from a dream for an insecure child.
Honey, left, at The Boat That Rocked premiere in 2009, with sister Betty, dad Jonathan and brother HarveyCredit score: Getty Photographs – Getty
Honey has beforehand been compelled to hit again at trolls bombarding her with ‘unusual abusive fatphobia’Credit score: Instagram
Honey as soon as informed Dazed Digital: “I really hated myself rising up.
“I believe it was a mix of that typical low-level teenage self-loathing, a myriad of psychological well being points – some identified, some not – and rising up within the public eye.
“It undoubtedly doesn’t assist your already wilted shallowness to learn a whole bunch of unfavourable feedback about your self within the Day by day Mail on-line.”
However she added she had “very supportive dad and mom” in Jonathan and Jane.
Honey’s dad and mom are TV presenter Jonathan Ross, 62, and screenwriter Jane Goldman, 53Credit score: Getty Photographs – Getty
Now 26-years-old, Honey has constructed herself a fanbase of 57,800 followers on Instagram – the place she describes herself as a author.
She’s signed to London-based magnificence PR, expertise and occasions group The Tape Company – who additionally characterize the likes of Skins actress April Pearson, Laura Belbin of the Knee Deep in Life web page and mum blogger Clemmie Telford.
Honey took to the VIN + OMI catwalk at London Vogue Week in February 2020Credit score: Getty Photographs – Getty
Honey made her London Vogue Week debut again in February 2020, sporting a pink costume with the slogan “REAL” on it. She’s additionally posed for lingerie model Curvy Kate – however insists she’s “not a mannequin”.
Posting on her Instagram tales prior to now, she mentioned: “I’m not a mannequin! I’m a author and an activist however I do love myself. My desire is muse over mannequin.”
Honey can also be an activist for Pink Protest, who marketing campaign for adjustments within the regulation, which she co-founded with buddies Scarlet Curtis, Grace Campbell and Alice Skinner.
Honey can commonly be seen posing in bikinis on her Instagram web pageCredit score: Instagram/@honeykinny
In 2017, the federal government pledged £1.5 million to help interval poverty in response to their #freeperiods marketing campaign.
Whereas in 2019, they efficiently pushed a invoice via parliament – to get FGM included within the Youngsters’s Act.
Enjoyable within the solar
It’s not all onerous work for Honey who jets off on a number of holidays a yr.
She’s received extra stamps on her passport than the typical particular person, even spending Christmases in Florida and Turks and Caicos together with her household.
Honey went braless in a see-through costume on vacation this monthCredit score: Instagram
The physique positivity activist loves stripping off within the solarCredit score: Instagram/@honeykinny
To date this yr, she has jetted off to Amsterdam, New York and on an unique vacation with a yacht journey together with her boyfriend Zane Saz.
Honey was praised for going braless in a see-through costume throughout her summer time vacation.
She additionally enjoys a really completely different seaside life in Swanage, Dorset, the place the Ross household have a vacation house.
Honey is not any stranger to a giant evening out both, hanging with buddies within the likes of London’s stylish Soho and Hoxton.
She not too long ago revealed in an Instagram publish that she “threw up in her mouth, partially misplaced her imaginative and prescient and almost fainted within the centre of the gang” at one among Beyoncé’s gigs on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
Honey loves an evening out with buddies in LondonCredit score: honeykinny/Instagram
And he or she clothes to impress irrespective of the place she goes, even whether it is simply the nook storeCredit score: honeykinny/Instagram
Honey wanted medical consideration at a live performance in Could the place she “threw up in her mouth”Credit score: Instagram/@honeykinny