Jonathon Ross is very popular across England for his show and his A-list couch of celebrities up for interviewing.
Eminem is typically shy and reserved, it’s not often he will take part in an interview. Jonathon is a great interviewer and builds his conversation with Eminem steadily, using developmental questions to build Eminems confidence and to make him feel comfortable, this takes the conversation up to Eminems drug use and addiction. The atmosphere has been set and the interviewee is comfortable enough to discuss such personal issues. Jonathon Ross is a talented man with his ability to show he is actively listening to his interviewees, his hand motions, gestures, eye contact and body language all encourage the interviewee to open up and to continue to talk. Interviews carried out on the Jonathon Ross show are more often than not, used as a promotional tool, he will interview a singer or musical artist around the time of an album release and actors around the time of film releases, etc. A lot of key questions are laid in place for the audience to pick up hints about the album which is coming out,they’re given previews of the artists work, shown trailers or musical artists will perform on the show.