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Desmond Lynam


Desmond Lynam was born on September 17, 1942 in County Clare, Ireland. He is known for his work on Countdown (1982), FIFA Road to World Cup 98 (1998) and The Premiership (2001). See full bio »

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Known For

Countdown
Countdown Himself - Host / Himself - Presenter / Himself
(2005-2010)
The Premiership
The Premiership Himself - Presenter
(2001)
Countdown Game
Countdown Game Himself - Presenter
(2006)

Filmography

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 1990 Alas Smith & Jones (TV Series)
- Episode #6.4 (1990)
 1989 The Russ Abbot Show (TV Series)
- Episode #4.2 (1989)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for Setanta sports in which a punter confuses him with Dickie Davies (2007) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 3 Interviews | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Den Lynam | Des Lynam | Des Lynham | Des Lynam OBE | Desmond Lynam OBE

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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What is more entertaining in prime time than football? See more »

Trivia:

Listens to classical music. See more »

Nickname:

Des

Star Sign:

Virgo

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