Vaughan's Fighting Talk starts on Radio Five Live
at 11.00am starting on Saturday 4 October
& 693 AM
Vaughan will bring his lightning quick wit to BBC Radio Five
Live from Saturday with the launch of his new radio debate show
star appears on BBC ONE screens this autumn with Superstars and
last year fronted Johnny Vaughan's World Cup Extra.
joins the station to preside over an hour of sparky sports debate
and give his own unique take on the key sporting questions of the
star is contracted for 22 shows that will run until April.
will keep his own brand of order over guest panellists drawn from
those who write about, broadcast on and participate in sport who
will compete for points.
Vaughan said: "I'm really excited to be doing Fighting Talk
on Radio Five Live.
always been a fan of the station and this gives me a chance to preside
over an hour of feverish sports debate.
can't think of a better way to spend Saturday mornings."
Shennan, Controller of BBC Radio Five Live, said of Johnny Vaughan's
new show: "Johnny
Vaughan brings something special to Radio Five Live and this show
is made for both his talents and interests.
is a huge sports fan and a huge talent, and Fighting Talk
which will run through the football season - provides a fantastic
lead into our massive year of sport next year with both Euro 2004
and the Olympics at the fore on Five Live."
Vaughan's new radio show Fighting Talk starts on BBC Radio Five
Live (909 & 693 AM) at 11.00am to Noon every Saturday from 4
October until April.
show will run for 22 programmes.
- back on BBC ONE this year (08.04.03)
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