Who Is Dev Griffin? Sport Relief 2018 Star, Bbc Radio 1 Breakfast Dj And Celebrity Masterchef Finalist


DJ Dev Griffin is best known for helping to wake up the nation with funny chat and funky tunes on BBC Radio 1’s weekend breakfast show.

Here’s all you need to know about the presenter…

PA:Press Association Londoner Dev swapped the radio for TV on his way to the Celebrity MasterChef final

Who is Dev Griffin?

Devin Griffin was born in Hackney, North London in December 1984 to an Irish mother and a Jamaican father.

He attended Ravenscroft School in Barnet and also went to the Anna Scher Theatre Club, where he became good pals with Reggie Yates.

While studying for his A-Levels, Dev began co-presenting interactive TV show Smile along with Reggie and Fearne Cotton.

Shortly afterwards, Dev and Reggie were approached by BBC Radio 1Xtra to present the Reg and Dev Show on Saturday afternoons.

BBC He is best known for being a BBC Radio 1 breakfast DJ

What radio shows has Dev Griffin presented?

Dev stayed with Radio 1 Xtra from its launch in 2002 until 2009, co-hosting alongside Reggie and also presenting alone on a Sunday morning.

The 33-year-old then made the switch to Radio 1 to host the early weekend breakfast show and he later replaced Greg James on early breakfast during the week.

Since 2014, he has been the presenter of the weekend breakfast show from 6 to 10am and has also filled in for Nick Grimshaw and Scott Mills.


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