Articles Posted in the Radio Category

  • Jew Year’s Honours

    Jew Year’s Honours

    The former head of music on BBC radio is among a number of members of the Jewish community who have been recognised in The Queen’s New Year’s Honours. Jenny Abramsky, who retired from the BBC…

  • Shatner Wants Takei On Radio Show

    Shatner Wants Takei On Radio Show

    William Shatner has invited bitter former Star Trek castmate George Takei to join him on his upcoming chat show – so they can sort out their differences on TV. The Shatner/Takei feud erupted earlier this year…

  • Sachs Won’t Call Police

    Sachs Won’t Call Police

    Fawlty Towers actor Andrew Sachs will not be filing a police complaint against controversial comedian Russell Brand over a crude phone prank, because he’s “not out for revenge”. Brand quit his job as a BBC…

  • Brand Quits Radio Show Over Sachs Prank

    Brand Quits Radio Show Over Sachs Prank

    Cmedian Russell Brand has quit his job as a BBC radio presenter following his controversial prank calls to actor Andrew Sachs. During four calls, which were aired on Brand’s Radio 2 show on 18 October,…

  • Sachs Demands Apology From Brand and Ross

    Sachs Demands Apology From Brand and Ross

    Fawlty Towers actor Andrew Sachs has expressed his fury at comedian Russell Brand for playing an “offensive” prank on the star. Brand was joined on his BBC Radio 2 programme by British chatshow host Jonathan…

  • Stern’s Rest Stop Shuts Down

    Stern’s Rest Stop Shuts Down

    US government officials have denied an interstate highway rest stop named after radio shock jock Howard Stern was shut down after patrons began using its public restrooms for sex. Howard Stern Rest Stop along I-295…

  • Stern Plans Double Wedding

    Stern Plans Double Wedding

    Shock jock Howard Stern is planning to say `I do’ twice to model fiancee BETH OSTROSKY – the couple is planning two weddings. The couple, who got engaged on Valentine’s Day 2007, will wed before…