Jeremy Clarkson sells his company to the BBC

He is already the BBC’s highest paid star. Now Jeremy Clarkson is set for a £5million windfall after the Corporation bought out his stake in his production company. The Top Gear presenter set up Bedder 6 five years ago with the show’s executive producer, Andy Wilman, to exploit the programme’s global brand. Together the pair … [Read the full story]

Clarkson making lotsa dosh

Jeremy Clarkson pocketed an extra $500,000 from Top Gear on top of his seven figure BBC salary. Clarkson, 50, has cashed in on merchandising revenue from the shows global success. In accounts filed at Companies House for Bedder 6, the joint venture between Clarkson and his executive producer and the BBC’s commercial arm, sales for … [Read the full story]