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Garry Bushell - Sidcup
3:21pm Tuesday 20th December 2005 in Famous Faces
Garry Bushell is known for being an outspoken and at times controversial television critic, presenter and newspaper columnist.
He was born and raised in south-east London, and currently lives in Sidcup.
He started out as a writer for the left-wing newspaper Socialist Worker in the 1970s, before going on to be a music journalist covering the punk genre.
He started with The Sun in 1985, going on to become famous for his Bushell On the Box column.
In the mid-1990s he hosted a TV version of Bushell On The Box.
He has also written several books, and in 2005 he stood as a candidate for the English Democrats Party in the general election in the Greenwich and Woolwich constituency.