British Author Colin Grant Appears on “I Know This Guy”


“I Know This Guy” hosts British author Colin Grant This weekly show regularly features renowned personalities from different fields for a candid discussion with the show’s host, Norman Farrar. Continue reading


Fort Lauderdale, FL, Feb 19, 2021 /prREACH/ -- "I Know This Guy," a popular podcast hosted by Norman Farrar, welcomes Colin Grant to the program. Grant is a noted British author who has also worked successfully for years as a BBC radio host. The podcast is a vehicle for host and creator Norman Farrar to showcase the many illustrious people he has met in his long career as an entrepreneur.

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Colin Grant is of Jamaican origin and was born in Hitchin, England. He has written and directed several plays, including "The Clinic," which was inspired by the lives of photojournalists Don McCullin and Tim Page. He is also the author of many popular books, including "Negro with a Hat: The Rise and Fall of Marcus Garvey and His Dream of Mother Africa."

Grant started working for the BBC in 1991 as a TV script editor. He also served as radio producer of arts and science programs on the World Service and Radio 4. He produced the two-part documentary, "Caribbean Voices (1943--1958)," in 2009. He wrote and directed several radio drama-documentaries, such as "African Man of Letters: The Life of Ignatius Sancho," "A Fountain of Tears: The Murder of Federico Garcia Lorca," and "Move Over Charlie Brown: The Rise of Boondocks." His latest book, "Homecoming: Voices of the Windrush Generation" was released in November 2020.

"It is my pleasure to welcome Colin Grant to 'I Know This Guy.' He is one of the most versatile personalities I have known throughout my life. His achievements as an author, radio host/producer, and historian have been immense," said Norman Farrar.

To find out more about BBC radio host and producer Colin Grant, please tune in to the upcoming episode of "I Know This Guy."

About Norman Farrar

Entrepreneur and businessman Norman "The Beard Guy" Farrar stands at the forefront of the economic mega-machine known as Amazon Marketplace. As a leading expert with over 25 years of product sourcing, development, and branding expertise, Norm is an advisor to many and an inspiration to all.

Throughout his career, he has worked with big brands including Mercedes-Benz, Coca-Cola, Dell, Microsoft, Target, Hershey, 20th Century Fox, Molson's, Cadbury and a wide variety of emerging businesses that are celebrating sudden escalation in profitability and sales as a result of taking action on his advice and proven methods. | | | | | | |

About Colin Grant

Colin Grant, of Jamaican origin, is an author of books such as Negro with a Hat: The Rise and Fall of Marcus Garvey and His Dream of Mother Africa. He is also a historian, Associate Fellow in the Centre for Caribbean Studies and a BBC radio producer


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