Page last updated at 18:12 GMT, Tuesday, 28 October 2008

BBC interview on Brand prank row

The BBC has reiterated its apology to the actor Andrew Sachs for the content of calls made to him by Russell Brand and Jonathan Ross.

Tim Davie, Director of Audio and Music offered "an unreserved apology" to the actor and his family.

Mr Davie said he was personally leading an investigation in to the incident and appropriate action would be taken.

The BBC has received over 10 thousand complaints about the calls broadcast on Brand's Radio 2 show on 18th October.

Ofcom has also launched an investigation following a string of complaints.


Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2017 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific