Accompanied by his band as well as a dazzling 30+ piece orchestra, Michael will be performing his classic hits and, for the first time on UK television, songs from his brand new album ‘Nobody But Me’. Filmed in front of a live studio audience at MediaCityUK in Salford, the multi-platinum record selling, Grammy Award winning Canadian artist will also be chatting to Claudia about his music, his new family and what inspires him – with a few surprises along the way.
Michael says: “I loved Adele at the BBC and I'm so excited and honoured to have been invited by the BBC to do my own show for them. I'm sure it will be a blast.”
Rhod will appear each week alongside a variety of business experts and celebrities to discuss the outgoing candidates’ performance. As with previous series You’re Fired will air immediately after The Apprentice on BBC Two.
Rhod Gilbert is one of the UK’s leading stand-up comedy talents. He has enjoyed many successful years as a star of television and radio and continues to uphold his esteemed reputation as a presenter, writer and first-class live performer.
Charles Edwards (Downton Abbey, Holy Flying Circus) plays Henry in a modern story of a forty-something man going through a mid-life crisis - except in this instance he's the King of Great Britain and the Commonwealth. At his side are Sally Phillips (Miranda,Smack The Pony, Bridget Jones) as his aloof wife Queen Katerina, Annette Crosby (One Foot In The Grave) as the King Mother Charlotte and Pippa Haywood (Brief Encounters,The Brittas Empire) as Prime Minister Gwen Oxlade, while Kara Tointon (EastEnders, Mr Selfridge) plays Serena, the Palace florist and potential love interest.