The music mogul talks signing Blondie, Spandau Ballet and Billy Idol…and a lifetime of sex drugs and rock n roll.
Chris Wright founded Chrysalis records and launched the careers of dozens of iconic artistes such as Blondie, Spandau Ballet and Billy Idol. In this revealing interview, Chris talks through four decades of sex, drugs and rock n roll; disrupting the radio industry through founding Heart and buying LBC, and shares his regret at selling Chrysalis Television, responsible for seminal TV shows such as Midsomer Murders.
9th July 2020
Reflecting on a career in some of the very biggest jobs in UK television, then working with the British royal family
President, Media Matters for America
2nd July 2020
Taking Fox News to task on misinformation and their “destructive influence”
Author and criminal justice campaigner
25th June 2020
‘The Prosecutor’ argues for criminal justice reform, including the way courts engage with the media
Editor, ITV This Morning
18th June 2020
Life at the helm of the ‘comfort blanket for the nation’ during lockdown
Journalist & broadcaster
11th June 2020
The challenges of being funny “in a very un-funny political climate”