Tommy Mallet was born in Islington and was scouted as a model aged 14, before moving to Essex when he was 15. He first hit our screens in 2014 in the BAFTA-award winning reality show ‘The Only Way is Essex’. Now in its 24th series, Tommy and his co-star girlfriend Georgia Kousoulou are two of the shows core cast members and fan favourites.

Outside of TOWIE Tommy has gone onto launch his own footwear brand Mallet footwear. Established in 2015 the brand has gone from strength to strength to be one of the most successful footwear brands in the UK and is featured in over 500 UK stores including Choice, Flannels and most recently Selfridges, London. Mallet footwear made its debut at Paris Fashion Week last year and showcased at London Fashion Week also. Tommy has appeared on a number of well-known TV shows outside of TOWIE such as Celebrity Juice, CelebAbility, Celebrity Ghost-Hunt and BBBOTS.