BFCA Member Profile
- Adnan Virk has been with ESPN since May of 2010. The award-winning sportscaster covers a variety of sports including college football, baseball, college basketball and guest spots on ESPN radio. Since May 2016, he has been the host of Cinephile: the Adnan Virk movie podcast. The podcast consists of reviews of new releases, along with interviews of actors/writers/directors, streaming suggestions etc. Currently, the pod averages 50,000 downloads per month and growing. Past guests include Robert DeNiro, Billy Bob Thornton, Mahershalal Ali, Margot Robbie, and Barry Jenkins. Virk was also the co-host at the last 2 Academy Awards for The Oscars: All Access which has been nominated for 2 Emmy’s and won the award in 2017 for Creative Achievement in Interactive Media Within an Unscripted Program. Virk is also one of the expert prognosticators on GoldDerby.com and last year finished in top spot with his Oscar picks (21 of 24 right) among 30 experts and journalists who cover the entertainment world and award shows throughout the year. The 40 year old native of Toronto, Ontario, Canada is married with 3 boys and resides in West Hartford, Connecticut.