Ex-BBCer Douglas Joins Universal Music
November 26, 2008 at 5:24 AM (PT)
Former BBC RADIO 2 Controller LESLEY DOUGLAS is joining UNIVERSAL MUSIC in the U.K. as Dir./Programming and Business Development. DOUGLAS resigned from RADIO 2 for her role in approving the airing of the RUSSELL BRAND-JONATHAN ROSS prank call to actor ANDREW SACHS that led to BRAND's firing, ROSS' suspension and a tabloid uproar.
DOUGLAS, who will also oversee UNIVERSAL's GLOBE PRODUCTIONS TV division, will start her new job on DECEMBER 8th.