O. J. Borg
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Oliver James Borg D'Anastasi
4 April 1979
|Nationality||British (Maltese father)|
|Occupation||Broadcaster and presenter|
OJ also co-owns his own production company - MegaCityDigital - through which he produces and hosts a cycling podcast and an MMA podcast for the BBC, directed and presented '100 things to do on your bike' for the Bike Channel and produced social media content for the esports awards.
Previously OJ presented BBC Radio 5 Live's cycling show BeSpoke
From 2016-2017 he also presented Rock 'N' Roll Football on Absolute Radio.
In August 2018, OJ covered the Radio 2 drivetime Show with Angela Scanlon
In 2005 OJ moved to London to host a daily live show on VH1 - Radio Gaga - with Absolute Radio's Sarah Champion. While working for MTV networks he also presented the Rewind and Ultimate charts, the film show Screen, and fronted guides to the Oxegen Festival in Ireland and the clubs of Ibiza. He also presented TMF Kicks, working first with Carole Machin, then Kate Edmondson.
On 12 September 2007, OJ, along with Lynsey Horn, launched the new Freeview channel Nuts TV, presenting the weeknight live shows along with gameshow North vs South. During this time he also presented with Chanelle Hayes and Lucy Pinder.
On 27 December 2011 he appeared on Celebrity Mastermind on BBC1. Taking Star Wars as his specialist subject (and dressed as Princess Leia), he finished third with 21 points.
OJ worked with ESL at ESL One Cologne 2015 and ESL One Cologne 2019 as Stage host, as well as multiple other ESL and IEM events - most recently ESL One New York 2019. He has also worked with ESL for the Call of Duty World League, where he hosted events in the European region.
- "Kerrang! hires Nuts TV host". Radio Today. 14 October 2008. Retrieved 6 January 2009.
- The National Lottery: Midweek Draws BBC One, 3 March 2010. And the Saturday draw on 22 May 2010
- "Show details – OJ's Bullrun Odyssey". Tiscali TV Guide. Tiscali. Retrieved 6 January 2009.[permanent dead link]
- "European Stage 1 Finals Preview". Call of Duty.
- OJ Borg (BBC Radio 2)