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Lenny Henry on diversity at the BBC

24 June 2014 Last updated at 11:16 BST

Actor and comedian Lenny Henry has called for money to be ring-fenced to ensure more programmes are created by black and Asian minority ethnic production teams.

Speaking at the Culture, Media and Sport committee, Mr Henry said he wanted a new commissioning model similar to how nations and regions programmes are created.

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