Enjoy Celebrity Radio Reggie Yates Interview 2018…
Reggie Yates is a British actor, television presenter and radio DJ.
He’s best known from his roles as Rastamouse, Leo Jones in Doctor Who, and for his work at the BBC in radio and television – presenting various shows for BBC Radio 1 with Fearne Cotton – as well as hosting the ITV2 reality show Release the Hounds from 2013 until 2017.
He has co-presented the prime-time BBC One game show Prized Apart, alongside Emma Willis.
He is also the presenter of the BBC Three show Reggie Yates’ Extreme Russia, Extreme South Africa and Extreme UK.
Two thirds of Brits (68%) say that community values have noticeably declined since their parents’ day, but it is the younger generation of Millennials who have rekindled community spirit, according to new research announced today by Aviva. We spoke to Reggie about this…
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Yates hosted the ITV2 programme Release the Hounds from 2013 until 2017. He was replaced by Matt Edmondson in 2017.
Yates appeared in an episode of Who Do You Think You Are?, which aired on 25 September 2014.
Yates, along with Emma Willis presented the Saturday night game show Prized Apart on BBC One in 2015. The show was axed shortly after.
In 2016, Yates was awarded Best Presenter for his critically acclaimed series Extreme Russia at the Royal Television Society Awards and Best Multi-channel Programme at the Broadcast Awards.
Continuing his documentarian journey, in 2016 Yates’s BBC Three series The Insider saw the presenter spend time behind bars in Texas and join Unit 27 of the 56th Infantry Battalion in Acapulco to live the life of an ordinary soldier fighting on the front line of the brutal war against the country’s powerful and violent drug cartels.
Interview by Alex Belfield for Celebrity Radio 10th October 2018