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Michael Parkinson (II)


Michael Parkinson was educated at Barnsley Grammar School. He left at the age of 16 and his ambition of becoming a professional cricketer was dashed when he was rejected by Yorkshire County Cricket Club. He turned to journalism, worked on several local newspapers in Yorkshire before joining the Manchester Guardian. Michael covered all sorts, from ... See full bio »

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Known For

(2003)
The Damned United Sir Michael Parkinson
(2009)
Ghostwatch Michael Parkinson - Presenter
(1992)
Parkinson Producer
(1971-2007)

Filmography

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  Michael Parkinson: Masterclass (TV Series) (series producer - 12 episodes, 2012 - 2014) (executive producer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Milos Karadaglic (2014) ... (series producer - as Mike Parkinson)
- Akram Khan (2014) ... (series producer - as Mike Parkinson)
- Simon Russell Beale (2014) ... (series producer - as Mike Parkinson)
- Dame Evelyn Glennie (2014) ... (series producer - as Mike Parkinson)
- Eddie Izzard (2014) ... (series producer - as Mike Parkinson)
 2004 Parkinson (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 25 September 2004 (2004) ... (producer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(Book) Michael Parkinson on Cricket Publisher: Coronet Books ISBN 0340825081 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 6 Interviews | 7 Articles | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Mike Parkinson | Sir Michael Parkinson

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I have the best job in the world and once you have a show named after yourself, where else do you go? See more »

Trivia:

As well as being a popular celebrity and familiar face on British television, he also works regularly on BBC Radio. See more »

Trademark:

Comfy furniture set

Nickname:

Parky See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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