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Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast

Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast

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Legendary promoter Frank Warren. Huge guests. Hard-hitting conversation.


Frank Warren knows what it takes to build an empire from scratch. Now in his fifth decade as a boxing promoter, he’s learned a thing or two about what it takes to make your mark on the world. He’s been on the ropes and taken his fair share of blows, but he’s still standing… stronger and more ambitious than ever.


In Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast, it’s Frank’s turn to spar with others who have reached the top in their areas – sport, journalism, politics, the restaurant trade and more.


We’ll hear how to get what you want from life, alongside stories guaranteed to shock and entertain.


This is a Listen Entertainment production. 



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15 Episodes
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Series 1 wrap-up

Series 1 wrap-up

2020-05-1506:412

From Tyson Fury recorded in Las Vegas to Naseem Hamed speaking to us from his home, we’ve had 12 great guests across Series 1, plus a bonus episode with Frank Warren sharing some of his best stories. Now it’s time for a short pause. But first, join Frank and Adam as they look back at some of the highlights… and look forward to what happens next – both in boxing and on the podcast.Don’t forget to rate, review and subscribe… and see you soon for Series 2!Co-hosted by Adam Catterall.Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast is a Listen Entertainment production. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
‘Prince’ Naseem Hamed

‘Prince’ Naseem Hamed

2020-05-0801:04:564

The Prince is in the house!Naseem Hamed was one of boxing's most prodigious, playful and charismatic stars, and the face of the sport at the turn of the millennium.In this conversation, Naz tells Frank about his meteoric rise to becoming a champion, his beef with Chris Eubank and what he most misses about getting in the ring.Co-hosted by Adam Catterall.Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast is a Listen Entertainment production. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Gordon Ramsay

Gordon Ramsay

2020-05-0148:124

Gordon Ramsay is one of the world’s top chefs. He’s also a hugely popular TV personality, both in the UK and the US, thanks to shows such as Kitchen Nightmares, Hell’s Kitchen and Gordon, Gino and Fred: Road Trip.In this conversation, Gordon and Frank talk about earning Michelin stars, keeping standards high, his early promise as a footballer… and the surprise ingredient he once found in a macaroni cheese dish.Co-hosted by Adam Catterall.Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast is a Listen Entertainment production. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Ray Winstone

Ray Winstone

2020-04-2440:003

An acting legend on the podcast today – the undisputed Daddy of British cinema, Ray Winstone.Talking to Frank from lockdown in Sicily, Ray gives his thoughts on films from Sexy Beast and Scum to Love, Honour and Obey and Nil by Mouth. He also covers his days as an amateur boxer and his love of West Ham.Co-hosted by Adam Catterall.Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast is a Listen Entertainment production.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Fred Sirieix

Fred Sirieix

2020-04-1742:261

Smooth, charismatic and always with a twinkle in his eye… but enough about Frank Warren! Today’s guest, Fred Sirieix, found fame as the maître d’ in Channel 4’s First Dates. More recently, he’s been globetrotting with two restaurant pals in Gordon, Gino and Fred: American Road Trip.In this conversation, Fred talks about his love of boxing (and sparring with his fiancée), the importance of being kind, and reveals how to be romantic in the time of the coronavirus. He’s also got some cheeky advice for Adam!Co-hosted by Adam Catterall.Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast is a Listen Entertainment production.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Alastair Campbell

Alastair Campbell

2020-04-1048:49

Alastair Campbell invented the phrase “New Labour” and helped guide Tony Blair to power in 1997. As Downing Street press secretary, and later as Director of Communications, he helped redefine what political communication would mean in the new millennium.In this conversation, he talks about the government’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic, life with an addiction, his love of Burnley FC and his hopes for Labour under new leader Keir Starmer.Co-hosted by Adam Catterall.Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast is a Listen Entertainment production. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Bob Arum

Bob Arum

2020-04-0344:45

In boxing circles, Bob Arum is a legend – a promoter who started out with Muhammad Ali, before helping fighters like Marvin Hagler, Sugar Ray Leonard, Roberto Duran and Thomas Hearns become household names in the 1980s.But you don’t even need to be a fight fan to enjoy this conversation, which touches on the secrets of being a successful promoter, Donald Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic and what he thinks about his bitter rival, Don King.Co-hosted by Adam Catterall.Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast is a Listen Entertainment production. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Dana White

Dana White

2020-03-3044:283

As President of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, Dana White has helped revolutionise mixed martial arts. The UFC is now one of sport’s most recognisable global brands, and Dana is its charismatic and outspoken leader.In this no holds barred conversation, Dana tells Frank where he thinks boxing is going wrong, where the UFC is heading and what happens next to his sport in the time of the Coronavirus.Co-hosted by Adam Catterall.Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast is a Listen Entertainment production.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Vinnie Jones

Vinnie Jones

2020-03-2742:175

From hardman footballer to Hollywood star, and from the boxing clubs of Hertfordshire to the golf courses of California, Vinnie Jones has a lot of stories to share.In this conversation, he talks to Frank about his time with Wimbledon’s Crazy Gang, the first time he met Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels director Guy Ritchie, and how he’s coping since the untimely death from cancer of his wife Tanya last year.Co-hosted by Adam Catterall.Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast is a Listen Entertainment production.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
This week’s podcast is a little different. With everyone currently keeping themselves indoors wherever possible, we’ve decided it’s a good time to sit back and hear more from the main man himself – Frank Warren.In this conversation with Adam Catterall, Frank talks about the start of his career, his highs, his lows, what it feels like to be shot, and much, much more.Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast is a Listen Entertainment production.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Ricky Hatton

Ricky Hatton

2020-03-1343:031

From Manchester to Las Vegas, Ricky ‘The Hitman’ Hatton was undefeated for more than 10 years. A multiple light-welterweight world champion, he retired with 45 wins from 48 bouts, becoming one of Britain’s most popular boxers ever in the process.In this conversation, Ricky shares his memories of some career highlights, discusses his struggles with depression and substance abuse, and talks about watching his son Campbell enter the ring.Co-hosted by Adam Catterall.  Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast is a Listen Entertainment production.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
John Bercow

John Bercow

2020-03-0701:01:061

John Bercow was Speaker of the House of Commons for a decade until stepping down in October 2019. His tenure saw him receive praise and criticism from across the political spectrum, and his distinctive call of “Order!” earned him something of a cult following outside Westminster.  In this episode of Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast, John shares his views on Brexit, David Cameron, Boris Johnson, Priti Patel and Donald Trump. He also addresses recent accusations of workplace bullying and discusses why he hasn’t yet been elevated to the House of Lords.Co-hosted by Adam Catterall.   Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast is a Listen Entertainment production.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Piers Morgan

Piers Morgan

2020-02-2851:239

Piers Morgan is one of the world’s most prominent and notorious journalists. His career has taken him from Fleet Street to CNN to Good Morning Britain. Never one to shy away from voicing his opinion or causing a stir, Piers has gained plaudits and criticism in equal measure.In this episode of Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast, Piers tells Frank about the problem with social media, his life as an Arsenal fan and his sacking from the Daily Mirror. He also reveals what caused him to miss out on a night on the tiles with Frank Sinatra. Co-hosted by Adam Catterall.Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast is a Listen Entertainment production. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Tyson Fury

Tyson Fury

2020-02-2143:336

Just hours before the fight of the year, Frank Warren talks exclusively to heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury.This episode was recorded at Tyson’s base in Las Vegas, and is a must-listen for anyone gearing up for #WilderFury2 this Saturday. But you don’t need to be a boxing fan to enjoy the story of a man who’s overcome so many obstacles to reach the heights of his profession.Co-hosted by Adam Catterall.Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast is a Listen Entertainment production. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Trailer

Trailer

2020-02-1101:13

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Comments (3)

Joe Richman

A must listen..

Sep 23rd
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Dean Bennett

fantastic series

Jun 30th
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J B

brilliant boxing podcast adam is best interviewer about and frank is great with his questioning too great guests on it , top 3 best British boxers on the podcast defo worth a listen

May 16th
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