Over the Christmas Period and in January, Josh has continued to clock up more hours on-air as talkRADIO’s resident Entertainment Correspondent. From discussing Home Alone 2 at Christmas, the biggest showbiz moments of the year, talking telly, to interviewing A-List stars, there is nothing on-air Josh won’t do!
Josh was invited by Netflix to interview the cast of two huge pandemic releases for talkRADIO. First, Josh secured exclusive interviews with the cast of Rebecca. Despite cancelling on the likes of Graham Norton and Good Morning America, Josh was still able to get an exclusive with Lily James and Armie Hammer as well as reuniting with Kristin Scott-Thomas and Sam Riley – both of whom he secured exclusive interviews with before the pandemic.
The first junket went so well, Netflix invited Josh to interview more A-List actors in the new movie The Dig starring Carey Mulligan & Ralph Fiennes where he secured interviews with both stars.
To promote her newest film ‘Blithe Spirit’, Leslie Mann virtually sat down with Josh Rom for The Mark Dolan Show on talkRADIO.
Leslie stars in the movie alongside Dame Judi Dench, Dan Stevens & Isla Fisher, where she plays the disgruntled ghost Elvira Condomine in the new period drama/comedy.
Leslie reveals that she was SUPER intimidated by the prospect of working with Dame Judi Dench, she’s also been watching A LOT of RuPaul’s Drag Race with her daughter and she makes her verdict between Chris Hemsworth, Chris Pine, Chris Pratt and Chris Evens in the Hollywood Chris controversy … complete with some surprising revelations!
For the second consecutive year Josh was out in force on the red carpet of the NTA’s and boy did he make the most of it, (despite the snow!)
He spoke to a very long list of the biggest names in UK Television from hit shows such as I’m A Celeb, Dancing On Ice, Love Island, This Morning, Our Girl and more!
His interviews with the likes of Gemma Collins, Mark Wright & Michelle Keegan, Ruth Langsford and Lorraine Kelly (and so many more) were some of the first heard on talkRADIO as well as the likes of MSN, AOL, Female First, The List and more!
If you want to see some of the hilarious red carpet moments, some of the highlights are below!
Josh was reporting on the red carpet for BANG Showbiz where he scored exclusive interviews with massive names including Sarah Ferguson, The Duchess of York, Katherine Jenkins and Myleene Klass as well as other stars including Tokyo Myers, Michael Ball, Alfie Boe, Leslie Joseph and Royal Wedding musician Sheku Kanneh-Mason. His interviews were published on MSN, AOL, Female First and more online platforms.
The WWE European Tour stopped off in London at the 02 Arena and josh was down at the pre-show red carpet for Smackdown Live where he spoke to Superstars Carmella and Becky Lynch as well as ‘This Morning’ presenter Ruth Langsford. Josh had a unique appraoch to the interviews as he got hints and tips about ‘cutting a promo’ and he even tried his hand at it! This was on top of getting the latest gossip and news from the superstars themselves where his lines were picked up by some of the biggest wrestling news outlets including Cageside Seats, Sportskeeda, Pro Wrestling Sheet, Ringside News, WrestleZone, The Sportster, Wrestling-Edge, pop culture.com, Bleeding Cool, Wrestling Inc, 411Mania, PWMania, BodySlam.net, Diva Dirt, WWE Newss, and more well as the likes of MSN, AOL with a full roundup being discussed on air with Paul Ross on talkRADIO.
Josh covered the BAFTA TV Awards for BANG Showbiz where he spoke to the likes of Sandi Toksvig, Jane McDonald, Ashley Banjo, Victoria Derbyshire, Katie Piper, Love Island’s Marcel Somerville and more. His interviews were published on the likes of MSN, AOL, HMV News and aired on talkRADIO with a full round up of news and gossip on air with Paul Ross.
BANG Showbiz sent Josh to the SSE Arena in Wembley to get he goss at the launch of the Dancing on Ice Nationwide tour. Here he interviewed the likes of Skating Legends, Jayne Torvill & Christopher Dean as well as other popular stars including Kem Cetinay, Ray Quinn, Jake Quickenden, Donna Air and more!
His exclusive interviews made their way onto the likes of MSN, AOL, HMV News, The Metro and Female First.
Josh was selected to be part of the talkRADIO coverage for the Academy Awards 2018. He was on air from 1am till 5am overnight with Paul Ross alongside Film Critics Rebecca Perfect & Van Connor discussing all things Oscars. Josh provided live news, analysis, stats and reaction to all the action as it happened. He was then also on air first thing in the morning at 6am with James Max with the first showbiz reaction over breakfast.
A Star is Born… And his name is Josh Rom! Titanic top turn on your talkRADIO box – Celebrity Gossip Supremo Josh Rom! Let’s hope he can find time to dish the dirt with us next week! – Paul Ross on February 7th 2018
Josh has been very busy on talkRADIO presenting Showbiz features with the likes of James Whale, James Max, Penny Smith, Yasmeen Khan, Daisy McAndrew, Gogglebox’s Steph and Dom and he now has a weekly slot with Paul Ross. Highlights have included talking about the latest news of the upcoming Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and former Suits actress Meghan Markle and covering the BRIT Awards 2018.
“I’m now updated on everything celeb… thanks to Josh for chatting to me on talkRADIO! – Superb.” – James Max