Evans returns to television
Posted by
Evans returns to television

BBC Radio 2 breakfast presenter Chris Evans is returning to television as co-host of BBC 1's The One Show each Friday.

Chris will co-host the new look hour-long Friday edition of the popular show, replacing Adrian Chiles.

Chris had a test run on the show last year, when he filled in for Chiles whilst he was on holiday. Since then Chris has taken over the breakfast show full time on BBC Radio 2.

He confirmed the news on [link=http://twitter.com/achrisevans/status/12094269530]Twitter[/link] this afternoon after the [link=http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2010/apr/12/friday-chris-evans-bbc-one-show]Guardian[/link] reported the story yesterday.

BBC One controller Jay Hunt said: "The One Show is without doubt one of our most popular programmes and I am thrilled that Chris will be joining such a successful team.

"His unique presenting style and infectious enthusiasm will be a great addition to the show."

Hear more radio industry news like this at the top of the hour on inRadio - the radio industry's very own radio station. Listen now in a new window whilst you continue reading RadioToday or press play below.

0 0 353 13 April, 2010 People News 6:34 pm 20104 Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

Leave a Reply

Looking for something else?


Subscribe to our emails to stay informed about the latest radio news and products delivered straight to your inbox.

Related Posts

No related posts were found
WorldDAB General Assembly 2016 - November 9, 2016 at 10:00 am ()
Student Radio Awards - November 10, 2016 at 6:00 pm (The O₂ 10 Entertainment Avenue, London, SE10 0DY, England)
BBC Gillard Awards - November 10, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Newcastle)
Audio Production Awards - November 23, 2016 at 6:00 pm (BFI Southbank, Belvedere Road, London)
Radio TechCon 2016 - November 28, 2016 at 10:00 am (The Arts Theatre, 6-7 Great Newport St, London WC2H 7JB)
Salon de la Radio - January 29, 2017 at 10:00 am (Paris)
Salon de la Radio - January 30, 2017 at 10:00 am (Paris)
Salon de la Radio - January 31, 2017 at 10:00 am (Paris)
More events