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Celador is an independent production company formed in 1983. It has produced a number of popular light entertainment shows, but is probably best known for Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?. Image File history File links Current_event_marker. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Year 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1983 Gregorian calendar). ... Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? is a television game show which offers very large cash prizes for correctly answering successive multiple-choice questions of increasing difficulty. ...

The chairman is Paul Smith, and Bob Davis (otherwise known as Jasper Carrott) owns a substantial share in the company. Jasper Carrott OBE (born Robert Davis, March 14, 1945) is an English comedian (declaring himself world famous in Birmingham). Born in Acocks Green, Birmingham, he was educated at Moseley Grammar School and later attended Aston University in the heart of Birmingham. ...

In 2006, Celador offered the rights and UK programme library of Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? for sale, with a view toward the eventual sale of other parts of the business.

The company now has several strands:

  • Celador International handles international sales of formats
  • Celador Radio Broadcasting

Is bidding for new FM licences as they are advertised by OFCOM. Each application is supported by a board of directors of prominent members from each community and the proposed services will be geared towards listeners aged over 35. All About Me is a BBC1 comedy about a multicultural family living in Birmingham. ... The Detectives (1993-1997) was a British comedy series, starring Jasper Carrott, Robert Powell, and George Sewell. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Canned Carrott (1990-1992) was a comedy stand-up and sketch-show by Jasper Carrott. ... You Are What You Eat is a dieting show aired on British broadcasting company Channel 4, is presented by Gillian McKieth. ... It has been suggested that Channel Four Television Corporation be merged into this article or section. ... BBC Radio 2 is one of the BBCs national radio stations and is the most popular station in the UK. It broadcasts throughout the UK on FM radio between 88 and 91 MHz from its studios in Western House, adjacent to Broadcasting House in central London. ... Steve Punt is a British writer, comedian and actor, most famous for his long-time partnership with Hugh Dennis. ... Hugh Dennis (born Peter Dennis, 1962) is a UK actor, comedian and writer. ... Sue Perkins 2006 Tour Photo. ... Mitch Benn is a British musician and stand-up comedian famous for his satirical songs, many of which have been featured on BBC Radio 4 where he is a regular contributor to The Now Show, and BBC Radio 2s Its Been A Bad Week. ... Toby Longworth is a British actor who has appeared on film, radio and television. ... Paul McKenna PhD (born 8 November 1963, in Enfield, Middlesex, England) is a British hypnotist, author, and television personality. ... A play here! sign outside a newsagent, incorporating the National Lotterys logo of a stylised hand with crossed fingers which emulates a smiling face. ... Winning Lines is a National Lottery game show produced by Celador that premiered on BBC One in the United Kingdom on 13 June 1999, originally hosted by Simon Mayo. ... Richard Digance (born 24 February 1949) is a British comedian and folk singer. ... Fellowes as Lord Kilwillie Julian Fellowes (born August 17, 1949 in Egypt, although he is British) was an actor for over twenty years before winning the Academy Award for Writing Original Screenplay in 2001 for Gosford Park. ... Neil Marshall (born in Newcastle upon Tyne, England, on 25 May 1970) is a film director and screenwriter. ... Dirty Pretty Things (2002) is a movie by Stephen Frears, a drama about two illegal immigrants in London. ... Ofcom is a regulator for communication industries in the United Kingdom. ...

The Celador Radio Broadcasting Board consists of Paul Smith, Chris Tarrant, former Controller of BBC Radio 2 Jim Moir and UBC Media's Simon Cole and Tim Blackmore. Christopher John Tarrant OBE (born 10 October 1946, Reading, Berkshire) is an English radio broadcaster, television presenter and war lord, now best known for hosting the TV game show Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?. // Tarrant was educated at the Kings School, Worcester (1960-4) where he excelled at...

  • Celador Music & Events

External link

  • Official Celador Website

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