GET ready for more weird and wonderful business ideas as BBC Two welcomes back Dragons Den. Here's when you can watch the next episode of the hit show - plus meet the new Dragon on the block. When is Dragons' Den on TV? Dragons' Den series 17 continues on Sunday, August 18, 2019. It is on at 8pm on BBC Two. If you miss it, you can watch it on the BBC iPlayer after it's aired. Unfortunately you can't catch up with past episodes from previous series' on the iPlayer. Who are the Dragons? The Dragons' Den panel has changed AGAIN, with Jenny Campbell out and Sara Davies in. Here's who the entrepreneurs face when they meet the famous Dragons: Sarah Davies Replacing Jenny Campbell for series 17, Sara Davies is the youngest ever Dragon at 35-years-old. The savvy businesswoman made a name for herself in business after founding Crafter’s Companion, a retail business specialising in craft, while at university. The company now turns over £34 million a year.Deborah Meaden Gutsy investor … [Read more...] about When is Dragons’ Den on TV and who are the current investors?
THE Royal Variety Performance has been on the Royal Family social events calendar since 1912. Last year's show featured Britain's Got Talent's 2018 winner - Lost Voice Guy - But who will be performing this year? Let's get the lowdown on this year's show... When is the Royal Variety Performance 2019 and who will host? The Royal Variety Performance 2019 will take place on Monday, November 18, 2019 at the London Palladium Theatre. The host of the 2019 Royal Variety Performance has not yet been announced. Greg Davies took on the role last year and the year before that comedian Miranda Hart did the honours. Since its inception, the Royal Variety Performance has been watched by over 152 million TV viewers worldwide, making it the most successful and longest-running entertainment show in the world. How much are tickets to the Royal Variety Performance? Tickets are available to buy through the official Royal Variety Performance website here. They range from £70 in the Upper … [Read more...] about Royal Variety Performance 2019 – date, line-up, hosts and more
BRITISH singer and well-known impressionist Joe Longthorne has sadly passed away at the age of 64. But how did he die and which celebs have paid tribute? We take a look at the life and legacy of the much loved entertainer. Who was Joe Longthorne? Joe Longthorne was a British singer and impressionist, who rose to fame on his own TV show, Search For a Star. Joe was known for his striking musical impressions, especially of Shirley Bassey. But the Hull-born singer's lavish lifestyle also impressed others, as he was always seen donning a sharp suit, or driving a posh car. His stardom appeared inevitable, being born into a performance-driven family. Parents, Fred and Teresa were travelling show people, playing the piano and singing respectively. At the age of four, he knew he wanted to become a singer. He had just won his first talent contest at Kingston-upon-Hull, singing the song 'Sugar In The Morning'. He told the Yorkshire Post: "As soon as the audience applauded, I knew that … [Read more...] about Who was Joe Longthorne and how did he die?
GLOW fans are gearing up for the third installment of the hit Netflix show. But who were the female wrestlers who inspired the series? Here's what you need to know.. Who was in the original GLOW cast? And what do they do now? GLOW is named after, and inspired by, 1980s US TV show Gorgeous Ladies Of Female Wrestling. Here's who starred in the original cast: Melody Trouble Vixen MTV - Eileen O’Hara Then: Eileen was just starting out as an actress and was auditioning for a seafood broiler commercial when she stumbled upon an open GLOW audition happening nearby. Director Matt Cimber told her she was welcome to join the training but he thought she was going to get her “ass kicked.” Instead, she went on to play Melody Trouble Vixen MTV, the wrestling rock star. Now: Eileen is a screenwriter, producer, actress and sci-fi/fantasy author. Matilda The Hun - Deanna Booher Then: Deanna was 34 when she joined GLOW. She was an experienced wrestler who fell in love with … [Read more...] about Who was in the original GLOW cast and what do they do now?
STRICTLY Come Dancing fans are waiting patiently for the upcoming series to start, as Samba Saturdays certainly aren't the same without the show on our telly screens. Here's what we know so far about Britain's favourite dancing competition. When does Strictly Come Dancing 2019 start? Strictly Come Dancing is returning for its 17th series on BBC One in 2019. It kicks off with the red carpet launch on Monday, August 26, 2019. The series premiere will follow shortly after, but a date is yet to be confirmed. The main show will air live on Saturday evenings with the results the following day on Sundays. In July 2019 it was revealed Motsi Mabuse will be joining the judging panel of Shirley Ballas, Bruno Tonioli and Craig Revel-Horwood. Which stars have been confirmed so far for Strictly 2019? So far we have four confirmed celebrities. The star line-up includes: Mike Bushell - Mike, 53 is a BBC Breakfast sports presenter known for his on-air … [Read more...] about When does Strictly Come Dancing 2019 start on BBC One?