Michael Parkinson

Mar 28, 1935

Bio: Left school at 16 hoping to become a professional cricketer, but was rejected by Yorkshire County Cricket Club. Can be seen on the cover of Paul McCartney's 1973 album Band on the Run. Parkinson, his talk show, came to an end in 1982 after 361 shows and 1050 guests. It was resurrected by the BBC again in 1998. Awarded the C.B.E.… More


Michael Parkinson Videos

The Damned United
2 minutes 5 seconds
Love Actually
3 minutes 31 seconds

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