An award-winning disability advocate, paralysed in a car crash when she was 18. 

Today, Sophie Morgan is one of the first  female TV presenters in the world with a physical disability.

Sophie Morgan is an BAFTA nominated TV Presenter, Producer, Writer, Disability Rights Advocate and Artist. As one of the first first female wheelchair users globally to host TV, Sophie is transforming the representation of disability on screen and can be seen anchoring live sports such as the Paralympics, fronting in her own prime-time travel series and hard hitting current affairs documentaries and as a regular panelist for ITV's Loose Women. She has recently co-founded Making Space Media (link to 'making space' website) with Keely Cat Wells. MSM - in a first-look deal with Reece Witherspoon's Media company Hello Sunshine - focuses on producing TV and film, as well as creating accessible educational and promotional content for the travel and media industry.

Recognized among the top 10 most influential disabled people in the UK, Sophie serves on advisory boards for Human Rights Watch, speaks at the United Nations, and acts as a patron for Scope and Back Up. She is currently spearheading the global disability rights campaign Rights On Flights.

Sophie's influence extends internationally as a global ambassador for Can-Am, Airbnb, and PADI, and a monthly columnist for Condé Nast Traveler.

Sophie's artistic background includes a degree in Fine Art and Integrative Arts Therapy. She lives in London and Los Angeles.


Driving Forwards is available on hardback, e-book and audio.
On the precipice of starting her adult life, aged 18, Sophie, a rebellious and incorrigible wild child, crashed her car and was instantly paralysed from the chest down. Rushed to hospital, everything she had dreamed for her life was instantly forgotten and her journey to rediscover herself and build a different life began. But being told she would never walk again would come to be the least of her concerns.
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