Scarlett Johansson is one of a number of Hollywood heavyweights to slam the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA), The organisation that runs the Golden Globes, calling for a boycott until there is “substantial reform”.
As an experienced Entertainment Correspondent, Josh was invited onto BBC World News, Broadcasting to over 200 countries, over 170 cruise ships, 53 airlines and 23 mobile phone networks to talk about the latest scandal enveloping Hollywood.
As part of his role as Entertainment Correspondent on talkRADIO, Josh is known for providing coverage of breaking showbiz stories.
This will be Josh’s 4th consecutive Award Season covered on the station and this year, things are looking slightly different than usual as Josh and Julia comb over the fine details. Josh is not afraid to chew fat over the facts and hold his own with well established broadcasters on air!
And with the rest of award season still to come, combined with more exclusive interviews lined up … 2021 is firmly off to a positive start!
Josh was invited by Netflix to interview the stars of the new movie ‘The Dig’; Carey Mulligan & Ralph Fiennes. The film is about the discovery of the two Sutton Hoo medieval cemeteries at Edith’s property in Suffolk, England. It also stars the likes of Lily James and Johnny Flynn.
Ralph plays aspiring archaeologist, Basil Brown in the movie. Even though the world spent most of 2020 in lockdown amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Ralph told josh that whilst people used their time “differently”, he took the time to have an inward look at himself and his life.
Meanwhile, Carey plays English landowner Edith Pretty. Here, The Academy Award nominated actress says how she was inspired by The Detectorists, she praises key workers during the pandemic and she reveals how she has actually gone out looking for buried treasure!
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!
Josh was delighted to be personally handpicked by producers to present a limited run of shows on air on TJC and More 4. Specialising in lifestyle products, interior design/homeware, accessories, brands and fashion – with a little showbiz thrown in! – Josh (as always) was not afraid to throw himself right into the action.
Following Taylor Swifts claims that she will re-record her first 5 albums after November 2020 – following Scooter Braun’s purchase of Big Machine Records from Taylor’s former mentor Scott Borchetta – Josh reports on the music industry feud for BBC Outside Source which aired on the BBC News Channel in the UK and around the world.
He was later invited back on the programme to reports on the messaging behind Taylor Swift’s huge political statement the she made as she accepted the Video of The Year Award the MTV Video Music Awards 2019 (VMAs)
Academy Award nominated director Nick Park brings a new Stone Age tale to life in the new Aardman Films production; Early Man. Josh was at the premiere for BANG Showbiz where he caught up with one of the films biggest stars; Maisie Williams. Here, he managed to secure a HUGE Game of Thrones exclusive!
To celebrate the release of the Academy Award and BAFTA Award nominated as well as Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild award winning movie Darkest Hour, Josh secured an exclusive interview with one of the movie’s biggest stars; Lily James.
The former Cinderella actress exclusively opened up about the ‘Anxiety’ over her role, the climate in Hollywood, working with Gary Oldman as well as other behind the scenes experiences on the set of the multi award-winning movie also starring Ben Mandelson and Kristen Scott Thomas.
Josh worked the red carpet of the ITV Gala 2017 for BANG Showbiz. He interviewed some of the biggest names in British Television such as Phillip Schofield, Lorraine Kelly, Pixie Lott, Torvill & Dean, Love Island’s Montana Britain, Lady Karren Brady, Anne Hegarty, Mark Labbett, TOWIE’s James ‘ARG’ Argent, & Jessica Wright, Judge Robert Rinder, Rosemary Shrager and more!
Josh has been working with HRD High Resolution Design on their Christmas campaign becoming the online face for the company. As part of their partnership, Josh has been presenting some promotional materials for the company with more content going to be released in the upcoming season starting with the launch of their Christmas Gift Guide of London and Britain themed plush cushion range.