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Tom Read Wilson

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Latest 28 Jan 2023 | Updated Daily

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8: Did Tom Read Wilson sing for the Queen?

Influenced with Joel M

This week we're joined by author and actor Tom Read Wilson. Tom's new book is all about words, will mentalist and magician Joel M, be able to influence Tom into thinking of one single word from the book?  You may also know Tom from Celebs Go Dating, find out the unusual way he fell into that role and hear how Tom out smarts Joel in one of the mind games.  Order Tom's book now... https://www.amazon.co.uk/Tip-My-Tongue-perfect-moment/dp/0711276676/ref=asc_df_0711276676/?tag=googshopuk-21&linkCode=df0&hvadid=570355407780&hvpos=&hvnetw=g&hvrand=4381854137872864502&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=1006912&hvtargid=pla-1651055838142&psc=1&th=1&psc=1


15 Nov 2022

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Lucy Loves Tom Read Wilson


This week’s guest is the actor, singer, wordsmith, and all-round brilliant person Tom Read Wilson. Tom has fabulous energy, a big smile and his voice absolutely captivates me. I am so delighted to have him join me on the podcast and hope you enjoy our chat as much as I did. We talk about his passion for etymology, his love of all the Dames and of course his proudest moment along with a whole lot more.   Here are the highlights: (01:36) His father’s love of etymology (04:04) What’s keeping Tom busy at the moment (07:52) Celebs Go Dating (11:15) Who’s on his work wish list (12:32) Tom’s proudest moment (17:09) What annoy’s him about himself (21:03) The nicest compliment he’s ever received (28:17) How he coped throughout lockdown (36:51) What makes Tom’s heart smile  Contact Tom: Website: http://www.tomreadwilson.co.uk/ Instagram: @tomreadwilson  Twitter: @tomreadwilson Tom’s books: Every Word Tells a Story On The Tip of my Tongue: The Perfect Word for Every Life Moment  Tom’s book recommendation: Tallulah Bankhead: My Autobiography  Find out more about Lucy and listen to more episodes at http://lucygourlay.com   


15 Sep 2022

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Quite A Queer Conversation - Tom Read Wilson & Harriet Thorpe

Virgin Radio Pridecast

Actor, writer and star receptionist from ‘Celebs Go Dating’, Tom Read Wilson sits down for Quite a Queer Conversation with legendary actor Harriet Thorpe, best known from her time as Fleur in ‘Absolutely Fabulous’ and from the West End in Wicked, Mamma Mia, Cabaret and so many more. They chat about proudest moments, worst celebrity encounters, LGBTQ+ role models, first kisses and so much more. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.


25 Jul 2022

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Insult of The Day - Tom Read Wilson

Friends With Benefits

On this episode, Celeb’s Go Dating’s Tom Read Wilson joins Sophie and Fred where he reveals the naughtiest traits he inherited from his mum, and they revisit Sophie’s time on Celebs Go Dating. They discuss dating and sex, the differences for men and women, and Sophie ponders what she would do if she had a man’s body for the day. Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.


20 Jul 2022

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tom read wilson: modern-day hijra


Mark and Michael talk to thespian, animal voice for hire and word-wrangler Tom Read Wilson about foibles, gay Greeks, Henry VIII, and scaling the mountain of self-acceptance.  menkind are on Patreon! If you enjoy listening, would like access to audio and video extras every week, and are able to support us, you can find us at patreon.com/menkindpodcastFollow menkind on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram @menkindpodcast and @watsoncomedian,@mschakraverty and @TomReadWilson across those too.Recorded and edited by Lianne Coop at Impatient Productions. Artwork by Haiminh Le. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.


25 Apr 2022

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Tom Read Wilson

That Gaby Roslin Podcast

In this episode Gaby chats with Tom Read Wilson. They talk words, dads, musicals and even have a sing-song! He chats about how he got cast in 'Celebs Go Dating' via his audition on 'The Voice' and his time on 'Britain’s Best Home Cook' and 'Mary Berry’s Fantastic Feasts'. He also tells Gaby all about his new books for both children and adults, 'Every Word Tells a Story'. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.


25 Apr 2022

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46: Etymology & Erections with guest Tom Read Wilson

Namaste Motherf**kers

In this episode, Cally talks to everyone’s favourite innuendo-led etymologist and star of Celebs Go Dating, Tom Read Wilson, about celebrity, relationships, belonging, etymology, money, schools, literature, Celebs go dating, nature, nurture, childhood, The Voice, fame, authenticity, sexuality, Snoop Dog, acting, personality, Wordle and going to the school where your parents teach. TWITTER: @TomReadWilson NSTAGRAM: @tomreadwilson Celebs Go Dating Tom Read Wilson has words with podcast Couples Therapy on BBC iPlayer More about Cally Instagram: @callybeatoncomedian Twitter: @callybeaton Produced by Mike Hanson and Kourosh Adhamy for Pod People Productions Instagram: @podpeopleuk Music by Jake Yapp Cover art by Jaijo Sales & advertising: advertising@audioboom.com Sponsorship: info@theloniouspunkproductions.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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14 Feb 2022

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Episode Fourteen - 'Love Is In The Air' (With Tom Read Wilson)

Virgin Radio Pridecast

In this Valentine’s Day special, you’ll hear from actress Kate Holderness and her girlfriend, Radio 1 DJ Adele Roberts on the rise of dating apps in the queer community, as well as Kate’s rather interesting use of online forums to date before the apps existed! You’ll also hear from trans activist and author Juno Dawson on how shame from childhood affects dating, as well as writer Lewis Oakley on whether there are differences in dating between heterosexual and queer couples, as well as the dreaded question of who pays at the end of the date!Plus, Shivani and Alex will be sharing their own experiences of dating as members of the LGBTQ+ community with Celebs Go Dating’s very own Tom Read Wilson who will be popping by for a chat… Please note, some of the topics discussed in this episode might be sensitive and/or triggering. For help and support with any LGBTQ+ issues you might be facing, you can contact Switchboard on 0300 330 0630. Alternatively, the Samaritans are available twenty-four hours a day on 116 123.For more information about National HIV Testing Week, please visit www.tht.org.uk. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.


11 Feb 2022

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Tom Read Wilson


This week on RunPod, Jenni is joined by someone who brings new words to running lexicon. No matter which words you use to describe your run-positive, or less complimentary, you will find this episode of Runpod insightful - from a running tips point of view or from a vocabulary perspective for Jenni is joined by a one of the most eloquently spoken people on the box. Tom Read Wilson has a truly fabulous and unique way with words. He is best known as the ‘Celebs Go Dating’ receptionist but is about to give you a lesson in all words running related - thankfully he is also a runner. How to motivate yourself, reasons to run and the joy of a morning run routine are all discussed in this fun episode which will absolutely keep you going on your next outing. Happy running.


10 Sep 2021

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#6 Tom Read Wilson

Best Thing with Danyl Johnson

Tom Read WilsonActorCelebs Go Dating - season 10 started in 2016 -2021 Tom Read Wilson was born in Berkshire on the twelfth of November, 1986.He grew up as the son, grandson and great-grandson of teachers at Bradfield College and later moved to nearby Pangbourne College. When the college needed younger cast members than the secondary school could provide for their school plays, Tom would join the company. This happened with South Pacific and Rodgers and Hammerstein left an indelible impression.Mad Hatter in Alice in Wonderland (Madinat Theatre, Dubai)The Gays Days (Short) TVThe Voice 2016Celebs go dating / The mansion Celebrity Best Home Cook - you and Mary need your own show Darling, What Have You Done to Your Hair?Word of the day on Twitter http://www.tomreadwilson.co.uk/Twitter - @TomReadWilson https://twitter.com/TomReadWilsonIG - @TomReadWilson https://www.instagram.com/tomreadwilson/Bethia’s BeatsBethia's Beats - Track of the Pod -Sophie Hastings : Flying Instagram - @sophiejayneoxhttps://www.instagram.com/sophiejayneox/Facebook - Sophie Hastingshttps://www.facebook.com/sophie.hastings2Spotify -https://open.spotify.com/artist/3MX3ouN51Oln8XnYtu4ocT?si=plq1ENKCSYOvWr8E7eln0QBethiaTwitter @Bethiamusic - https://twitter.com/bethiamusic/IG - https://www.instagram.com/bethiamusic/Officialbethia - Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/officialbethia/Spotifyhttps://open.spotify.com/artist/6AUQWic2E5IdlRPbEg0mYD?si=Q4YfM3HWQ3SxO5Rfe-IasQFilm BagE6 @tomdrewyouapicture - https://www.instagram.com/tomdrewyouapicture/@Revanjoicey - https://www.instagram.com/revanjoicey/Fat ChickenIG @Hellofatchicken - https://www.instagram.com/hellofatchicken/Twitter - https://twitter.com/hELLOfATcHICKENDanyl Johnson IG danyljohnsonofficial - https://www.instagram.com/danyljohnsonofficial/Twitter @DanylAJohnson - https://twitter.com/DanylAJohnsonYouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-0pcE-0mRtOaECYcfUzjTQ/If you would like to have you music on the podcast Dm on IG https://www.instagram.com/danyljohnsonofficial/ Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.


24 May 2021