Dean McCullough

TV & Radio Presenter

Dean McCullough is a TV & Radio presenter on Gaydio & BBC Radio 1.

With 10 years of presenting experience under his belt, Dean McCullough has become one of the most exciting young broadcasters in the country. Hailing from Northern Ireland Dean has heart, charm and charisma by the bucket full.

In radio, Dean proudly hosts Gaydio Breakfast where he has interviewed some of the biggest names on the planet including Little Mix, The Spice Girls & Kylie Minogue. He is a passionate storyteller and engaging interviewer. He has also travelled the world for Gaydio broadcasting from Chicago, Palm Springs, Los Angeles & San Diego. Dean has also appeared on programmes for Reform Radio, UK Radio Pride and BBC Radio Manchester. You can hear Dean’s voice in adverts for the NHS, Sky and the Northern Ireland tourist board.

In 2020, Dean was chosen out of thousands to host shows at BBC Radio 1 and has just been announced as the host of his own show on BBC Radio 1 every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10:30 – 13:00 starting in September 2021.

Dean is highly experienced in live events and has hosted the red carpet at London Fashion Week for Mercedes Benz, the British LGBT Awards, the UK Blog Awards and charity events for the Make A Difference trust and the Albert Kennedy trust. Give this man a mic, put him in a suit and it’s showtime.

As well as presenting, Dean has a huge passion for the arts. He started performing at the age of 7 before moving to London to train professionally at Laine Theatre Arts. He has appeared in shows such as ‘Godspell’ ’The Mikado’ & ‘High School Musical’ and has danced on ‘Britains Got Talent’ ‘The 2012 Olympics’ and ‘Children in Need’.