JONATHAN ROSS NEWS
THE CHANNEL 4 COMEDY GALA IN AID OF GREAT ORMOND STREET HOSPITAL CHILDREN’S CHARITY RETURNS TO THE O2 ON FRIDAY 15TH MAY 2015
Channel 4’s Comedy Gala Live At The O2 in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity returns for a sixth year to London’s O2 arena, the world famous entertainment venue.
The amazing all star line up confirmed for the biggest annual comedy event of the year so far includes: Aisling Bea, Alan Carr, Jack Dee, Jason Byrne, Jonathan Ross, Jon Richardson, Josh Widdicombe, Katherine Ryan, Kevin Bridges, Michael McIntyre, Paul Chowdhry, Rich Hall, Rob Beckett, Romesh Ranganathan, Sara Pascoe, Sean Lock, Seann Walsh, Shappi Khorsandi, Warwick Davis with many more to be announced.
Congratulations to Alan Carr, Jonathan Ross and Michael McIntyre for their nominations at this year's National Television Awards for Best Chat Show Host.
The result is down to the general public so your votes count! Voting is open now until the show on Wednesday 21st January, when it will be broadcast live from London's O2 arena.
Click here to vote.
ITV today confirmed the extension of the current run of The Jonathan Ross Show from ten to twenty shows, taking it through on Saturday nights until the 18th May. A further series of ten shows has been commissioned from mid-October, including a Christmas show.
Jonathan Ross is to appear as a guest team captain on ITV2’s Celebrity Juice on Thursday 12th April. Jonathan will be stepping in to cover for Fearne Cotton who is away.
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Jonathan Ross, OBE, is a stalwart of British television, soon to be returning to ITV with his brand new chat show on Saturday nights from the beginning of September.
He has presented over two hundred episodes of his iconic BBC1 chat show, Friday Night With Jonathan Ross, which won five BAFTA Awards. From 2001 to 2010, Jonathan was host of the BBC1 flagship film show. His BBC Radio 2 Saturday morning Jonathan Ross Show won four Sony Awards and ran from 1999 until 2010.
Jonathan currently hosts the BAFTA Film Awards on BBC1, and the British Comedy Awards on Channel 4. In June 2011 he presented Penn & Teller: Fool Us for ITV, and will be returning with a Christmas special of the show in December.
Other highlights in his career include hosting, on a regular basis, Comic Relief (BBC1), Channel 4’s Comedy Gala in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital, and The Royal Variety Performance (BBC1).