For investor Geldof It Is Boom time

Bob GeldofBob Geldof has shared in a _6.4million bonus from the TV firm behind reality show Survivor.

The outspoken Dub got a payout of around _2.13million from his one-third share in Castaway Television Productions Ltd in the 12 months to the end of March 2013.

Last year Bob Geldof had shared more than _6m in dividends from the TV firm behind the reality TV show 'Survivor'.

First screened in 1997 'Survivor' has been on air continuously. There have been 27 seasons of 'Survivor' broadcast in the US.

It was also screened in Norway, Turkey and Denmark this year.

'Sir Bob' or the full name as it emerges in the returns of Castaway Television Productions; Robert Frederick Zenon Geldof received £1.8m in dividends in the 12 months to the end of March last.

This followed the magnetic political activist, musician and businessman sharing a one-third dividend of the £3m paid out in dividends the previous year by Castaway to his Bcraft Ltd firm.

The returns reveal that over the four years from 2010 to 2013, the 62-year-old got £4.1m in dividends from the £12.3m paid out over those four years by Castaway.

New accounts filed with Companies House in the UK show that pre-tax profits at Castaway Television Productions Ltd dropped by a quarter to £3.4m in the 12 months to the end of March this year.