The Graham Norton Show 2 December 2022 - A Hand Tailored Suit

The Graham Norton Show 2 December 2022

For Episode 9 of Series 30 of The Graham Norton Show, Graham welcomed Dame Kristin Scott Thomas to promote season two of her series Slow Horses. Star Trek icon George Takei appeared to talk about the West End musical George Takei’s Allegiance, based on his experience of the World War II Japanese American internment camps. Graham greeted Claudia Winkleman to discuss her reality game show The Traitors. Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver also came on the show to plug his latest cookbook,  One: Simple One-Pan Wonders, and First Aid Kit performed their new single, Out of My Head. Let's take a look at some of the outfits from this week's show.

Graham Norton

This week Graham again donned a slim-fitting single-breasted suit this time in a gorgeously rich burgundy colour. The jacket featured thin notch lapels and a two-button closure for an elongated look. It also sported flap pockets and double vents. Graham combined the outfit with a classic collar white shirt with thin grey stripes that were picked up in his triangular patterned tie that also featured a green tone and a burgundy that matched the suit. Check out his look in this clip.



Kristin Scott Thomas 

British actress Dame Kristin Scott Thomas is most recognised for her roles in Four Weddings and a Funeral and The English Patient, for which she received an Oscar nomination. Her other notable films include A Handful of DustBitter MoonMission: ImpossibleThe Horse WhispererGosford ParkThe ValetDarkest Hour, and Tomb Raider. She also holds French citizenship and has starred in many French films, such as Tell No OneI've Loved You So LongLove Crime, and Sarah's Key. As well as being a Dame of the British Empire, Scott Thomas is a Chevalier of the Légion d'honneur, the highest French order of merit. 

During her interview, Kristin donned a monochromatic black look. She wore a double-breasted jacket with padded shoulders, jetted pockets and wide satin peak lapels for a structured formal feel. She combined the jacket with a black blouse tucked into a pair of slim-fitting black trousers. She mirrored the black of her outfit in her jewellery, wearing large costume earrings with jet centres surrounded by large diamond-like stones.  

George Takei

George Takei is an American actor, author and activist. He is known for his role as Hikaru Sulu in the television series Star Trek and its films Star Trek: The Motion Picture

Star Trek II: The Wrath of KhanStar Trek III: The Search for SpockStar Trek IV: The Voyage HomeStar Trek V: The Final Frontier, and Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country. Takei came out as gay in 2005 and became an advocate for LGBTQ rights in state and local politics. He is also a campaigner for immigrant rights. He has won awards and accolades for his work on human rights.

On the show, George looked laid back in a beautiful navy blue suit with a lot of drape in the three-button jacket and contrasting slim-fitting trousers. He combined it with a check patterned spread collar shirt and a complimentary wide purple tie with navy blue spots. 

This clip shows George explaining where his catchphrase "Oh My" began. 



Jamie Oliver

English chef, restauranter and cookbook author Jamie Oliver is known for his many television shows and campaigns for children to eat more healthily. He became famous in 1999 with the series The Naked Chef. In 2003 he was made a Member of the Order of the British Empire for services to the hospitality industry. 

On the programme, Jamie also dressed in a monochromatic black outfit that played with texture and light. He paired a single-breasted velvet jacket with slim-fitting matt black trousers and a cosy but lightweight high-necked sweater.

In this clip, Jamie talks about why particular words don't appear in his cookbooks.



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