BBC presenter Kristian Digby found dead, circumstances “unexplained”
TV presenter Kristian Digby, of the BBC show To Buy or Not to Buy, was found dead in his East London flat.
Digby, 32, was found at 7:45am when police responded to a report that a body had been found. Calling the circumstances under which Digby died “unexplained,” Scotland Yard said that Newham CID are investigating his death and that an autopsy would be performed. During his career, Digby appeared on TV’s Nightlife, BBC shows That Gay Show and The Holiday Show, and was series director on The Million Pound Property Experiment.
A spokesman for the BBC released the following statement:
“Kristian was a much-loved and talented presenter for BBC Daytime.
“He brought a real sense of energy and warmth to all the shows he presented for us and will be sorely missed.
“Our thoughts are with his family at this very difficult time.”
Digby’s agent Jo Wander also commented on Digby’s death:
“I am devastated by the loss. He was a lovely guy and a very talented presenter and director. I will miss him hugely and my thoughts at this time are with his family and his many friends. He will be sorely missed.”