Hosted by Brooke Fox and Jubal Flagg, the show is also part of the syndicated “Dish Nation” television show. Fox previously worked in the Portland market as MD/Morning Co-Host at crosstown CHR “Z100” KKRZ in the mid-2000’s. No word yet on the status of current morning hosts Bryan Laroche and Hannah Byrom.
Alpha Media Portland, OR announced today, the Brooke and Jubal show from Hubbard’s MOViN Seattle will now be part of 95.5(KBFF-FM) mornings (M-F 6-10a) starting Monday, April 27, 2015.
Jubal Flagg is a standup comedian, radio host, television personality and comedy writer. Known for his quick wit and keen and often strange observations, Jubal has been entertaining audiences on-stage and on the radio for over 10 years. Jubal currently hosts “Brooke and Jubal in the Morning” and can be seen throughout the country as a regular on FOX TV’s Dish Nation. Jubal also writes and produces comedy bits and daily topical jokes that are used by radio stations nationwide. In other words; he loves the craft of comedy so much that he even writes jokes for his “competition”. The son of two ministers, Jubal attributes his quirky sense of humor to, well, growing up with the name Jubal.
Brooke has worked in morning radio for over 12 years and has hosted Top 40 radio’s first all female morning drive show in Spokane, served as music director and morning co-host of “The Buckhead Show” in Portland, started another all female morning show in Seattle and has most recently found her radio match with Jubal Flagg. At the start of 2011, “Brooke & Jubal in the Morning” was launched on MOViN 92.5 and Seattle hasn’t been able to recover since. Brooke and the crew can also be seen on FOX TV’s “Dish Nation”, a nationally syndicated entertainment news program. She was voted by Evening Magazine one of the “Top 25 Most Beautiful People in the Northwest” alongside Ryan Reynolds, Isaiah Mustafa and and is humbled to serve as a spokesperson for the Komen Foundation and the American Heart Association.
Jose is known for his crazy stunts, and high energy. He has an arsenal of impressions and characters and has a very unique laugh and positive attitude. Eventually, he crossed paths with Jubal Flagg. Jose opened a few comedy shows for Jubal and quickly developed a friendship. Once a position came open on the radio show, Jubal asked Jose if he wanted to audition, and Jose has been on the show ever since! He now travels the country doing comedy. Jose says, “When your dreams start coming true, no one can bring you down!! Except Jubal…
Alpha Media VP of Programming, Phil Becker commented on the announcement, “Brooke and Jubal’s success in Seattle has been something that I have admired for some time. I’m excited to watch the competitive landscape change in our market as Brooke & Jubal join Portland’s fastest growing radio station.”
“This show complements the world class talent Phil Becker has recruited to Live 95.5,” added Scott Mahalick, Alpha Media Executive VP of Programming.
“I’m beyond excited for the hard working cast and crew of Brooke and Jubal in the Morning to start this next chapter in the city of Portland and to partner with some of the most respected minds in radio with Alpha Media!” Jubal remarked.