Clinton currently serves as moderator on ABC’s food-centric lifestyle series The Chew. In addition to hosting cooking and style segments, Clinton hosts regular branded segments "From the Mind of Clinton Kelly," which provides fun etiquette advice; "Judge Foodie," arbiter of food-related disputes; and "Clinton's Craft Corner," a very popular how-to segment.
For ten years, Kelly co-hosted What Not to Wear, the longest running primetime series on TLC. Starring in more than 300 episodes, Clinton offered honest style advice with a sense of humor.
Clinton is also the author of Freakin' Fabulous On a Budget, Freakin' Fabulous: How to Dress, Speak, Behave, Eat, Drink, Entertain, Decorate and Generally Be Better Than Everyone Else and Oh, No She Didn't. He’s also co-authored The Chew: What’s For Dinner and The Chew: Food, Life, Fun.
Since 2005 Kelly has partnered with Macy's,appearing in national television commercials and conducting style seminars across the United States.
His women's clothing line, Kelly by Clinton Kelly, is exclusive to QVC.
Before entering the world of television, Kelly was a New York-based magazine editor and freelance writer. He received a Master's in Journalism from Northwestern University and a Bachelor's in Communications from Boston College. Born in Panama City, Panama, he was raised in Port Jefferson Station, Long Island and currently resides in Manhattan and Connecticut.