Prime Performers Blog
Jimmy Carr Hosts Citroen
5 March 2013
Jimmy Carr’s talents stretch much further than panel show hosting and television appearances. This week he hosted Citroen’s annual Make Your Mark award ceremony, which recognises the high performance of Citroën...
Sir Clive Woodward OBE Gives Motivational Talk to Team Apogee
4 March 2013
Clive Woodward’s talents stretch much further than his prolific rugby career, which he achieved amazing success as both as a coach and player. In January, staff from Apogee got to experience his inspirational and motivational personality at their team meeting, celebrating 20 years as the organisat...
Chris Evans Gamble Pays Off For Radio Two
4 March 2013
Although some may have initially doubted his ability to pull in the big audiences, the gamble the BBC took on by handing Chris Evans the spot of Radio 2 breakfast DJ has certainly paid off. Taking over from Terry Wogan, Evan was always going to have some big shoes to fill, but it seems he has done e...
Michael McIntyre Becomes Highest Paid Comedian Thanks to Showtime Tour
1 March 2013
Michael McIntyre has certainly enjoyed a positive start to 2013, after the previous 12 months saw his earnings rise to over £20 million from his Showtime tour alone. This figure makes him the 36th biggest selling act overall, claiming more than the likes of Aerosmith and falling marginally short of...
Comedian Patrick Kielty Urges Northern Ireland Community Groups to Apply For RND Cash
28 February 2013
With Red Nose Day 2013 around the corner, Irish comedian Patrick Kielty has urged local community groups to bid for their fair share of the £50,000 worth of grants available. Grants ranging from £500 up to £1,000 are available ahead of the Comic Relief’s signature day on the 15th March, and app...
Mariella Frostrup Fronts New Fundraising Campaign
27 February 2013
Journalist and television presenter Mariella Frostrup has been announced as the voice behind a new fundraising campaign launched by the National Literacy Trust (NLT). The role involves her narrating a short story, describing the story of an 8 year old girl named Mia who learns to read with the as...
Funnyman Paul Tonkinson Reminisces Ahead of Return to Hometown
8 February 2013
Although he may have enjoyed over 15 years on the UK comedy circuit which in turn lead to receiving 2 Time Our Awards for his hilarity, stand-up comedian and all-round performer Paul Tonkinson will never forget his home roots in the peaceful seaside town of Scarborough. Ahead of his return to hom...
A Busy David Walliams Continues Unparalleled Charity Work With Comic Relief
5 February 2013
In the last year David Walliams has been extremely busy, and 2013 will be no exception. Last week David appeared in Manchester for the ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ auditions. ‘The Come Fly with Me’ creator lived up to expectations, poking fun at the other judges and interacting flawlessly wit...
John McCririck Sues Channel 4 over
11 January 2013
A recent article from Sky News has reported that John McCririck is seeking a staggering £3 million in damages for his recent sacking from Channel 4 racing. News emerged in late October that John McCririck had been dropped as the face of Channel 4 racing, despite being one of the longest standing an...
Dancing On Ice 2012 Kicks Off but It's a Night to Forget For Pamela Anderson!
9 January 2013
With another series of Dancing on Ice gracing our television screens, Pamela Anderson certainly lacked a little grace when she took to the ice on the first stage of the competition. After a brief stumble and awkward wardrobe malfunction involving an over-revealing dress, Anderson felt the wrath of t...