Johnny Barran

Johnny Barran

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: +44 7801 629492 


“I am a broadcaster, presenter, voiceover artist and live event anchor with over 10 years’ experience, who is at home in the sporting, entertainment and corporate environment. For the past 8 years I have worked as a broadcaster for BBC 5 live sports extra and BBC London’s cricket coverage. I am also the on-pitch host at the Kia Oval (in vision) on all major match days.” In addition I have worked extensively as a ring master for white collar boxing events across the past 3 years.

  • Live event host (in vision)
  • Radio broadcaster
  • Stadium announcer
  • Voice of God
  • Sporting panel hosting
  • Sports testimonials / events host
  • Live and pre-recorded interviewing
  • Sporting commentaries
Host (in vision) all major match days for

NatwestT20 Blast and other limited over competitions at the

KIA Oval (2010 to present)


Cricket anchor for ball by ball for Indian Premier League Cricket coverage on Talk Sport 2 (2016)

BBC London (2008 to present)


Expert analyst and summarizer on domestic cricket coverage on

BBC 5 Live Sports Extra and BBC London (2008 to present)

Sporting Events hosted include:

  • Fighting for Charity Boxing 2015/2016 York Hall and The 02
  • The Art of Boxing events 2016 (East Ham Working Men’s Club)
  • Help For Heroes Cricket (Oval) 2015
  • RWC 2015 (wheelchair)
  • RWC 2011 Dinner with Joe Worlsey, Steve Thompson and Dillon Armitage
  • NEC Harlequins end of Season awards, Sheasby (Harlequins) Testimonial
  • Fraser Waters (Wasps) Testimonial and An Evening with Matt Stevens
  • Clydesdale Bank End of Season Awards
  • Oval Eve of Test Dinner, Surrey CCC End of Season Awards
  • Indian Premier League (Cricket) Champions Dinner for Rajasthan Royals

Live Event Hosting

  • Dukes International Polo (2006 – present)
  • Medway Mile (2014 – present
  • Greenwich Meantime Festival (2014 – present)
  • Kew The Music Festival (2011 – present)

Corporate, Charity and Award Ceremonies include:

  • M&M Awards 2009/2010/2011
  • “Internet Industry Awards” at Olympia,
  • “National Express Awards”, “NEC Awards”
  • “Telegraph Brand Adventures Awards”.

“Johnny is an experienced presenter with a unique understanding of how to deliver a live sports event to a stadium audience, happy in any sporting environment whether dealing with talent, event ceremonies, sponsor activations or pre-game/interval entertainment.” – Tomas Llewellyn (technical director RWC2015)