Andrew Castle is a leading broadcaster, awards host and after-dinner speaker.
After retiring from professional tennis in 1992, the former men’s singles UK No. 1 has gone on to work with the UK’s most respected broadcasting companies.
Andrew currently hosts LBC’s weekend breakfast show covering a range of major worldwide stories.
His first presenting role was as a co-presenter with Sue Barker at Sky, followed on by presenting numerous golf and tennis tournaments including the U.S. PGA Tour, European PGA Tour and the Ryder Cups.
He joined GMTV in 2000 where he made the sofa his home for ten years.
At GMTV, he interviewed many leading politicians and celebrities ranging from Tony Blair to the Rolling Stones and Vera Lynn to Beyoncé while also leading coverage of the Iraq War and Al Qaeda.
His time at GMTV has shown his versatility, enough to cover both ends of the spectrum from celebrity interviewing to hard-hitting journalism.
He has also presented quiz shows Perseverance and Divided. Furthermore, he’s been a regular guest presenter on Ch5’s popular panel show The Wright Stuff.
In addition to his presenting career, Andrew Castle has found time to take part in some of Britain’s best-loved shows.
- Strictly Come Dancing
- 71Degrees North
- Celebrity Mastermind
- Celebrity Masterchef
- Who Wants to be a Millionaire
- A Question of Sport
- All Star Family Fortunes
- Beat the Star
Castle is a member of the BAFTA-nominated BBC tennis team and has led the commentary on the last 15 Wimbledon finals, an event that attracts over 10 million viewers.
Over this time, he has been in the middle of the action for all eight of Roger Federer’s victories and Andy Murray’s historic triumph in 2013 watched by a staggering 18 million people in the UK.
He has presented alongside tennis legends such as John McEnroe, Jimmy Connors, Boris Becker and Tim Henman.
Castle still plays tennis and is a regular in the Men’s Senior Championships at Wimbledon playing with John McEnroe and Tim Henman. Also, he plays in The Statoil Masters at The Royal Albert Hall and the Hurlingham Club pre-Wimbledon.
Andrew Castle – Guest Speaker and Awards Host
On top of his many broadcast credentials, Andrew Castle is also a seasoned after-dinner speaker and awards host.
He has participated in events for clients including Barclays, The Sunday Times and BP, amongst other household names.
Renowned as a ‘safe pair of hands’ at corporate events, Andrew is an entertaining speaker, auctioneer and host.