Andrew Gimson

Andrew Gimson is a political journalist and writer. He is the author of an acclaimed biography of Boris Johnson, the first such study, which has now been updated several times; and for many years contributed the parliamentary sketch and other commentary for the Daily Telegraph.

Andrew is also the author of a history of British monarchs, Gimson’s Kings & Queens, illustrated by Martin Rowson and published by Square Peg / Random House. Gimson’s Prime Ministers, again illustrated by Martin Rowson, was published in March 2018; and the trilogy was completed in spring 2020 with the publication of Gimson’s Presidents.

Andrew is now at work on a completely new biography of Boris Johnson as Prime Minister, for Simon & Schuster.