BFCA Member Profile

Alan Silverman

Primary Outlet:
Emeritus Member
Biography:
In a radio career that began in 1965, Alan has been local DJ, international newscaster, space and science reporter; and, since establishing his Hollywood bytes radio entertainment news service in 1997, he is film critic and feature reporter for networks and stations around the world. His box office roundup and reviews of upcoming films are heard every week on WTOP in Washington DC. Along with interviews broadcast on affiliates of several nationwide networks, he spotlights current film releases in his reports on Voice of America (VOA) radio. Audiences across South Africa and Ireland tune in for his coverage of Hollywood news, new films and special events from the Academy Awards to the Toronto International Film Festival.