Nigella Lawson is, of course, an English author and TV personality. Born to Nigel Lawson, Conservative MP and Chancellor of the Exchequer under Margaret Thatcher, Nigella got a master’s degree in medieval and modern languages. She then began writing book reviews for The Spectator, a job she parlayed into a career as a restaurant critic. She freelanced for several newspapers and food-related magazines before releasing her first book, How to Eat, in 1998. Several other books and TV shows have followed.
Here’s a picture of her from a few years ago: