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A RESPECTED NAME

Billy Marsh Associates is one of the most highly respected names in the entertainment industry. As top television agents with a unique balance of clients, the company represents some of the nation’s most talented young artists, as well as being famous for representing a prestigious and select list of the longest established names in television, musical theatre and the media.

YEARS OF SUCCESS

Following the fine traditions of its remarkable founder, Billy Marsh, the Agency continues its proud reputation over years of positive, practical success, through genuine care and absolute commitment to its clients and to the industry which it actively serves. Billy Marsh Associates is a dynamic, progressive and creative Agency. Our dedicated team handles all aspects of business with enthusiasm and proven ability.

THE HISTORY OF BILLY MARSH

Billy Marsh was one of the leading Theatrical Agents for over 30 years, from the earliest days of commercial television. The success and enduring popularity of some of his best-known clients, including Morecambe & Wise, Norman Wisdom and Bruce Forsyth, to name but a few – is possibly the greatest testament to his talent and the esteem with which he is held. Billy was the only Agent ever to be the subject of ‘This is Your Life’.

Respected and as loved as he was, it was agreed that Billy’s final resting place would be in The London Palladium, befitting “The Doyen of Theatrical Agents” who launched the careers of many stars at this wonderful theatre. His ashes were interred close to the stage where today’s performers can see the blue plaque placed in his honour.

Billy Marsh Associates proudly continues to bear his name and we were delighted that Billy was chosen to be the subject of ‘Great Lives’ on BBC Radio 4.  To listen to the programme click here.

LATEST NEWS

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Mark Rhodes – Jack and the Beanstalk

Mark Rhodes is currently starring as Jack in the pantomime Jack and the Beanstalk at The Anvil Arts Theatre, Basingstoke.

http://www.anvilarts.org.uk/whats-on/jack-and-the-beanstalk

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Matt Johnson – Rugby World Cup

Most recently Matt Johnson was the on-pitch  presenter for the Rugby World Cup providing pre-match, half time, and post-match analysis which was broadcast live on screen inside Cardiff Millennium Stadium.

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Sam and Mark’s BAFTA Win!

Sam and Mark won a BAFTA for best children’s presenter 2015 at the Children’s BAFTA’s on Sunday the 22nd November.

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Julie Goodyear MBE Receives a Legends of Industry Award

Julie received the Variety “Legends of Industry Award” for her outstanding achievements in the The theatrical/televison Industry, recognising her as one of the finest and leading examples in her industry.

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Sam & Mark’s Children’s BAFTA nominations

Congratulations to Sam Nixon & Mark Rhodes whose CBBC programme Sam & Mark’s Big Friday Wind-Up has been nominated for two awards in the 20th British Academy Children’s Awards – in the Entertainment category for the overall series and in the Presenter category for the Christmas Special.

http://www.bafta.org/press/press-releases/childrens-awards-nominations-announced

The winners will be revealed at the Children’s BAFTA’s on Sunday 22nd November at London’s Roundhouse and will be hosted by Doc Brown.

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Sam & Mark present CBBC’s Junior Bake-Off

Junior Bake-Off, the series which won a Bafta for Children’s Entertainment in 2014, returns to CBBC this autumn with brand new presenters Sam and Mark (Sam Nixon and Mark Rhodes). It is made by Love Productions, producers of hit format The Great British Bake Off.

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Michelle Ackerley joins the presenting team on BBC One’s Watchdog

Watchdog is back with a new presenting team!  Sophie Raworth and Michelle Ackerley join Matt Allwright and Chris Hollins.

The new series goes out on BBC One, 8 October at 8pm.

 

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Fiona Phillips – The Truth About Sugar

Fiona sifted fact from fiction in her new BBC One documentary: The Truth About Sugar as she asks what sugar really does to our bodies, why some people crave it more than others, & why it is often a hidden ingredient in some seemingly healthy foods. This transmitted on 19th March and captivated audiences pulling in 3.6 million viewers. Catch it here on BBC iPlayer.

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Dickinson’s Real Deal

David’s new series of Dickinson’s Real Deal can be seen every Monday at 3pm on ITV1. This is series 11 and is looking great with lots of new graphics and changes.

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Dame Esther Rantzen DBE

We are proud to announce that Esther Rantzen was appointed Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) in the 2015 New Year Honours for services to children and older people through ChildLine and The Silver Line.

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Sam & Mark – The Adventures of Long Arm

Presenter duo Sam and Mark have secured a 2 book deal with publishers Scholastic, and have recently released their first children’s book The Adventures of Long Arm. They are currently doing signings and school visits across the country.

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Sky at Night Magazine

We are delighted to announce that the much loved Impressionist & space enthusiast Jon Culshaw has joined The Sky at Night Magazine as a columnist. His column will be entitled Exoplanet Excursions & this off-world travelogue will take readers on a tour of the Kepler 62e system. It will be a voyage of awe & discovery through the beautiful yet hostile environments that make up space.

Jon said “each month in our Exoplanet Excursions I shall bring these exotic other worlds to life as our human senses might perceive them, imagining such alien experiences as what it would feel like to watch four suns of varying hues set after a blizzard of raining glass”.

To catch up on Jon’s latest column, click here

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