Some Famous People

My blogging activity has sadly decreased recently, however that’s not to say I haven’t attended plenty of radio recordings at the BBC. To summarise, here are a few of the famous people I’ve met in the last few months. Tim Vine I met comedian Tim Vine in October, when he was recording ‘Tim Vine’s Chat…

The Now Show Recording – Series 40 Episode 5

Ok, time for another Radio Recording Post! It was a few weeks now that I went to a recording of the Now Show (specifically Series 40, Episode 5). It starred regulars Steve Punt, Hugh Denis, Jon Holmes and Mitch Benn with the addition of Marcus Brigstocke and Pippa Evans. Recorded at RADA, the show was…

The Brig Society Recording – Episodes 1 & 2

Yesterday I went to another radio recording. Yay! This time it was for a brand new sitcom; The Brig Society, starring Marcus Brigstocke. Basically what happens is in each episode, Marcus volunteers to do some work for his local community and ends up being put in charge of whatever he volunteers for. The series (or…

RIP Richard Griffiths

I am very sad to say that on the 28th of March, 2013, British actor Richard Griffiths passed away. He died aged 65 after heart surgery complications. He was known to me, and to many other naïve teenagers, simply due to his role as Vernon Dursley in the Harry Potter film series however I had…

Cabin Pressure Series 4 Recording 3

Yesterday I fulfilled one of my long time dreams. I met one of my favourite actors, my role model, my hero. Yesterday I met BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH. But let’s start from the beginning, we can’t just skip to the main event. Me and two friends had journeyed up to London for the recordings of the last…

Cabin Pressue Series 4 Recording 2

When you mix together being a massive Cabin Pressure fan and not getting tickets to the second recording of Cabin Pressure Series 4, the result is 5 hours standing in the middle of London waiting to sneak into the studios and meet the cast. Me and two others arrived at the RADA studios at about…