20 Best UK Celebrity Podcasts of 2021

May 15, 2021

Are you wanting to learn more about uk celebrity? Well you’ve come to the right place. This is a curated list of the best uk celebrity podcasts of 2021.

We have selected these podcasts for a variety of reasons, but they are all well worth a listen. We tried to select a variety of podcasts across the spectrum from hosts with a wide breadth of experience.

Best UK Celebrity Podcasts 2021

With thanks to ListenNotes, Crunchbase, SemRush and Ahrefs for providing the data to create and rank these podcasts.

Activity Quest

  • Publisher: Fun Kids
  • Total Episodes: 171

Activity Quest is the weekly kids entertainment show from the UK’s children’s radio station Fun Kids. Join our presenters from across the UK as they give you interesting and fun things to keep you busy out-and-about and at home. There’s celebrity interviews, stories and more.  Activity Quest was previously Stuck at Home, the podcast that kept kids entertained in lockdown. You can hear the entire archive here too!

Danny Wallace’s Important Broadcast

  • Publisher: Radio X
  • Total Episodes: 183

The Great Leader and his I.B.S (Important Broadcast Squad) assemble every Sunday morning from 11am – 1pm! Whether you’re filling out your listener pad with this weeks dinners in “Dinner Winner”, or catching up on the celebrity chef news in “The Knowbiz”; you’ll need to pair with your listening partner, assume the listening position and prepare to enjoy in reverent silence. Only then will you embark on the path towards coveted Senior Listenership! You can listen to Radio X across the UK on DAB, 104.9 in London, 97.7 in Manchester on your mobile via Global Player. You can send your listener comments to [email protected]

Stop and Search

  • Publisher: Jason Reed
  • Total Episodes: 65

Drugs, addiction, mental health, the media. We’re on the front-lines of the War on Drugs! Stop and Search aims to deconstruct our laws; we take a look at many overlapping issues and we ask ‘what’s really going on in society’? With a mix of live panel discussions, celebrity guests, policy experts, rolling news content, and general inquisitiveness, we’ll try to get to the bottom of our relationship with drugs. Stop and Search is in association with LEAP UK and proudly part of Scroobius Pip’s Distraction Pieces Network.

Citywire: Mistakes Were Made

  • Publisher: Citywire
  • Total Episodes: 6

Welcome to Mistakes Were Made, a new podcast from Citywire that asks investors about their worst mistakes and what they learned from them. Hosted by Citywire’s US editor Alex Steger and head of research Frank Talbot, each week we’ll hear from an investor about their gravest errors and the lessons that came from them. All in an effort to help us make better investments. Over the coming weeks, our guests will include financial advisers, fund selectors, portfolios managers, and even a celebrity (look out for that one), from the US, UK, and Europe. The jobs and locations may differ, but the lessons learned are universal.  

The Petcast

  • Publisher: Blue Cross
  • Total Episodes: 13

Love your pet? Love the Petcast! Emma Barton has candid conversations with celebrity guests and some of the UK’s leading pet experts about the big issues facing pet owners across the country.

Wander Woman

  • Publisher: Phoebe Smith
  • Total Episodes: 9

The Wander Woman Podcast frequently charts in ‘Travel and Places’ in over 13 countries around the world and, on all of Apple Podcasts, has been ranked #1,345 out of 500,000+. It is the first travel podcast to take on a magazine style – rather than the format of an interview – and has been listened to and downloaded in more than 72 countries from the UK to Australia and beyond, by tens of thousands of people. It has been selected as “Best of” travel podcasts by The Telegraph, The Guardian and The i newspaper, Globetrender and Tech Times – to name a few. Every episode, award-winning broadcaster, travel writer, author and photographer Phoebe Smith offers a behind the scenes journey to a different destination which features interviews with locals, audio clips and vivid descriptions to make the listener feel like they are there too – without having to leave home. The main ‘destination’ story weaves together her passion for finding off-the-beaten track places, undertaking quirky and unusual activities, discovering wild spaces in unlikely mass market destinations, watching wildlife and meeting the unsung heroes behind conservation efforts. Additionally the Wander Woman Podcast’s regular features are: * Wander Woman talks to… a celebrity interview (past guests include Bill Bryson, Cerys Matthews, Ed Byrne and Levison Wood); * Best Travel Gear for a life on the road – a review of a key piece of kit; *Travel Hack of the Month – the hard-won advice to help you get more from your travels; *Top 10 in Travel – a round-up of the best walks, destinations or activities to inspire your wanderlust; *Hidden Hero – an interview with an unsung travel pioneer; *Wander Woman of the Month – the traveller whose name is lost in the history books. Wherever you find yourself – come wander with her…

Tom Green’s Poddy McPodcast

  • Publisher: The Hits Radio
  • Total Episodes: 63

This is the best of Tom Green In The Morning! We broadcast across the UK 7-11am weekdays on The Hits Radio. Check this podcast out for show highlights and celebrity guests – along with hilarious chat and adventures with Tom and the team! You can tune in to The Hits Radio on Freeview channel 711, online, or via DAB!

Done-in-One Wonders Podcast Wonder Show

  • Publisher: Professor Xum
  • Total Episodes: 33

Professor Xum Yukinori and a surprising roster of “celebrity” guests celebrate comic book tales that are able to tell a complete story within a single issue. An unabashedly conceited member of the Fire and Water Podcast Network.


  • Total Episodes: 30

LA is everything quintessentially Southern Californian – from the sun, surf and sand, to the hills, canyons, and everything in between. L.A is the epitome of everything Hollywood, glamour and Rock’ n’ Roll, and has fast become a cultural revolution in fashion, food, and architecture. Whether you’re one of the few original, born and bred Angeleno’s, or you’ve moved cross country or continent, everybody has their own L.A Story.Join Dani Behr and Tara Joseph on their LA LA LANDED podcast, as they take you on a journey through the fast moving, fun-loving, opportunist city of L.A…the city of dreams where anything is possible…or is it?This colorful place is a unique smorgasboard of people and places filled with many characters. However big, small or eccentric an idea, people come to LA LA LAND specifically to make their dreams come true, start afresh and reinvent themselves, but often soon realize the sparkly exterior has a dark side and the struggle is real.Tara and Dani share their stories and invite you on their journey to join their L.A ride. London > Los Angeles, Dani came for work, Tara came for love and music and both are now LA LA Landed!Born and raised in London, Dani Behr was one of the UK’s most dynamic TV personalities, having enjoyed an extensive and very successful career in the Entertainment Industry as a TV & Radio Host, Top Voice-Over Artist and now TV Producer. Simultaneously turning her longtime passion for flipping homes into becoming a Real Estate Specialist. After moving to L.A in 2000 with a hosting contract with NBC, she has never looked back. She’s currently living in Beverly Hills with her two kids Coco and Zane.Also a London girl, Tara Joseph has been a Music Manager, Talent Agent and now TV Producer. Starting her career at The William Morris Agency, UK and representing some of the biggest names in TV, Film and Music, in 2015, she made the decision to relocate to LA to be with her now wife of five years, Alyssa. They currently live in the Sherman Oaks Hills with their dog and two cats.The duo has a working relationship and friendship that spans over 25 years. Their different personalities, lifestyles and experiences will provide plenty of witty banter, hilarious stories, celebrity encounters and plenty of industry advice for in-front of camera wannabes and behind the scenes novices. Listen to their trials and tribulations of being TV Producers at DANTAR Productions (their TV production company), navigating their way through the highly competitive minefield that is Hollywood.Don’t miss this exciting opportunity of being a part of this lively, fun, informative conversation about anything and everything LA. Get yourself LA LA Landed with Dani and Tara!


  • Publisher: Radio Titans
  • Total Episodes: 30

How world-renowned journalist and crime writer Mark Ebner got the story behind the true-crime tales and Scientology exposes that put him on the map and have kept him there… in The Grey Zone. Meet Mark Ebner Mark Ebner is an American journalist and a New York Times bestselling author who has covered all aspects of celebrity and crime culture for Spy, Rolling Stone, Maxim, Details, Los Angeles Magazine, Premiere, Salon, Spin, Radar, The Daily Beast, Gawker, BoingBoing, Esquire and New Times. ​ Among the many and varied topics Ebner has covered are: Scientology, Bill Cosby’s rape accusations, pit bull fighting, the Ku Klux Klan, celebrity stalkers, drug kingpins, missing porn stars, sports groupies, college suicides, and Hepatitis C in Hollywood. He has produced for and/appeared as a commentator on NBC, ABC, CBS, CNN, MSNBC, FOX, A&E, Comedy Central, REELZ, Showtime, The History Channel, Channel 4 (UK), National Public Radio, Court TV, TruTV, “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” “The Today Show,” “The Early Show,” “Out Front with Erin Burnett,” “Anderson Cooper 360,” “Fox & Friends,” Inside Edition,” “Hard Copy,” “Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn,” and “Crime Watch Daily.” Ebner also consulted for Comedy Central on Trapped in the Closet, an episode of South Park, and for NBC/Dateline on “The Paris Hilton Tapes”. He hosted “Rich and Reckless” for TruTV, was a featured guest on “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.” His books include the NY Times bestseller Hollywood, Interrupted, Poison Candy, Being Uncle Charlie, We Have Your Husband, and the Hollywood true-crime saga, Six Degrees of Paris Hilton.

Good Deeds

  • Publisher: Good Deeds
  • Total Episodes: 622

Dr. Renee Sunday is a Christian – preneur who is a Celebrity Media Personality, Author, Publisher, and Transformation Speaker. Dr. Sunday is internationally known as “The Platform Builder.” She helps faith-based entrepreneurs get their message out into the world through the media. If you are a faith-based entrepreneur, Go to www.reneesunday.com for your Free Gift – Passion and Purpose: How To Accomplish More In A Fraction of The Time. Are you enjoying our show? Remember What You Do for Others Will Be Given Unto You – Luke 6:31 – so please like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, and Instagram and share the show with your friends, family and congregations and church members.

The Things That Made Me Queer

  • Publisher: World of Wonder
  • Total Episodes: 7

Join Crystal from Drag Race UK as she sits down with a range of celebrity guests and friends to chat about the touchpoints of their queer journey through the items they “bring” along to the studio. Theme Song: “Something Like Summer” by Caveboy

DTR – The Official Tinder Podcast

  • Publisher: Tinder / Gimlet Creative
  • Total Episodes: 15

DTR is a show about everything from opening lines, to profile pics, to dating someone out of your league. Each episode dives deep into the weird, wonderful and hilarious aspects of dating in an Internet-obsessed world. Because even though technology has made it easier to find dates, love is still as unpredictable as ever. For Season 2 of DTR, host Jane Marie (This American Life, Jezebel, The Hairpin, Cosmopolitan) is back and she’s on a mission. Joined by celebrity guests (Jason Mantzoukas, Aparna Nancherla, Patti Harrison, and more), they are taking over DTR listeners’ Tinder profiles, swiping for them, and sending them out on dates — and recording all of it. Spark something new with DTR—the official Tinder podcast, produced in partnership with Gimlet Creative.

The Night Shift

  • Publisher: Dubai Eye 103.8
  • Total Episodes: 698

Musicians and music, entertainers and entertainment, interviews, industry gossip and songs selected by you. Mark Lloyd brings you an energetic evening of local and international show-biz and celebrity content and contests, with the chance to pick your favourite jukebox hits, every night from 23.00.

Sunshine Sessions

  • Publisher: Charity Podcast – Hannah
  • Total Episodes: 7

Rays of Sunshine is a national award-winning charity that brightens the lives of seriously ill children aged three to 18 across the UK by granting their wishes and providing support within hospitals.In this podcast series, host, Hannah, will be speaking with a range of guests about their inspirations, wishes and incredible personal achievements. We will hear from children who have had their greatest wishes granted, parents, ambassadors, and celebrity supporters of the charity. We’re bringing you positive, feel-good and inspirational stories of people achieving incredible things.

Power of Makeup Podcast

  • Publisher: Lan Nguyen-Grealis
  • Total Episodes: 7

Inspired during lockdown to embrace community and education in the creative industry the world-renowned make-up artist and author of two bestselling Lan Nguyen-Grealis decided to launch the Power Of Make Up podcast.  In this series, Lan takes you through her little black book of leading UK fashion and beauty industry contacts to inspire and unite others.  From former pop star Kimberly Wyatt and husband Max Rogers, celebrity stylist Karl Willett, hairdresser’s Errol Douglas and Cos Sakkas to make-up artists Ruby Hammer, Daniel Sandler and Phylliss Cohen the guests delve into their inspiration, explore how make-up has transformed their lives, discuss key collaborations, the secrets to longevity and how they have worked to tackle inclusivity and diversity head on.   Lan Nguyen-Grealis is a celebrity, beauty fashion and multi award winning makeup artist and author of Art & Makeup and ProMakeup Design Books. Appeared as a guest judge on the successful BBC Series of Glow Up and regularly collaborates on many shows at London Fashion Week as key designer leading a team of exceptional makeup assistants which she dedicates her time to mentor.  Through her love of education of nearly two decades Lan shares her tips and tricks in the media and travels worldwide as a speaker. Her mission is to empower women by tailoring looks that women want for themselves. Not just based on trends but the unique beauty that everyone has. Creating show stopping looks Lan is sought after for creative flair for natural beauty or cutting edge creative design. 

Dogcast with Clare Balding

  • Publisher: Clare Balding
  • Total Episodes: 13

Dogcast is, as the name suggests, all about dogs! In this podcast Clare and her Tibetan terrier Archie travel the UK, a nation of dog lovers, to meet dogs out and about. They will walk with dogs, talk about them and to their humans. Big dogs, small dogs, and special celebrity guests’ dogs. It’s a celebration of all things canine! Join Clare Balding and Archie to hear powerful, funny and moving personal stories about the many ways’ dogs transform our lives. Plus expert advice and information about choosing a dog, better dog health, improved behaviour and how to live your BEST life with your four legged friend. Dogcast is supported by Bought By Many pet insurance.

The Jewish News Podcast

  • Publisher: The JN Podcast
  • Total Episodes: 53

Now you can LISTEN to the Jewish News! Brought to you every week by Jewish News, the UK’s most-read Jewish newspaper, The JN Podcast delivers the latest news and sharpest debates, celebrity guests, culture and sport. Our packed half-hour show is available to listen to and download every Friday at http://jewishnews.co.uk and via Jewish News Daily – our email newsletter sent to almost 20,000 subscribers every day. Jewish News editor Richard Ferrer says: “The team and I look forward to bringing you the biggest news stories and in-depth debates and interviews with the leading names in our community.”

Dragony Aunts The Podcast

  • Publisher: Comedy Central UK
  • Total Episodes: 14

Get ready for your new favourite feisty, funny and feel-good comedy advice show! Hosted by two of the UK’s top drag performers, Crystal Rasmussen and Candy Warhol. Dragony Aunts: The Podcast features top celebrity guests, advice galore, hilarious anecdotes and heartfelt moments. Following two seasons as a Comedy Central online show, each episode discusses a different issue, from how to be a feminist on Only Fans to how to date when you’re stone cold sober. Are you struggling? Have you lost your way? We’re the Dragony Aunts, here to save the day!

Pop’s And Pop Culture

  • Publisher: popsandpopculture
  • Total Episodes: 37

Over the Riverdale and through the woods to Thistle House we go! Join hosts Maya and Luke as they cover their favorite stories from the world of pop culture and dissect one of the wildest shows on TV. Every Wednesday, they will break down an episode of Riverdale starting from the series premiere. Every Sunday, they will discuss all things pop culture from celebrity scandals to the latest box office hits.

Leave your vote

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


UK Startup Founders: We want to interview you.

If you are a founder, we want to interview you. Getting interviewed is a simple (and free) process.

Log In

Forgot password?

Forgot password?

Enter your account data and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Your password reset link appears to be invalid or expired.

Log in

Privacy Policy

Add to Collection

No Collections

Here you'll find all collections you've created before.

Don't Miss

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 12 Top East Sussex Based Product Design Startups & Firms

This article showcases our top picks for the best East
Photo by Brett Jordan on Unsplash

A Strong Email Marketing Strategy is Essential for Business Growth

There are several reasons why a strategy is essential. Below