Chris Evans & Pudsey character jug produced by Bairstow Manor Pottery of Hanley, England, circa 2010. Christopher James Evans (1966- ) is an English television presenter, radio DJ and producer for radio and television. He started his broadcasting career working for Piccadilly Radio, Manchester, as a teenager, before moving to London as a presenter for the BBC's BBC Radio London and then Channel 4 television, where The Big Breakfast made him a star. In 2010 he began hosting The Chris Evans Breakfast Show every weekday morning. Pudsey Bear is the official logo of BBC's Children in Need charity program that has raised over 1.5 billion pounds for disadvantaged children and young people in the UK since 1980. Chris Evans hosted many Togs supporting BBC's Children in Need events during his Breakfast Show program. Pudsey is the handle of the character jug.