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Esther Rantzen

Esther Rantzen was born on June 22, 1940 in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, England as Esther Louise Rantzen. She is a producer and actress, known for That's Life! (1973), Old Dogs, New Tricks (2006) and I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! (2002). She was previously married to Desmond Wilcox. See full bio »
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 1998 Prostitute (TV Mini-Series documentary) (associate producer)
 1975-1986 That's Life! (TV Series documentary) (producer - 4 episodes)
- Episode dated 6 July 1986 (1986) ... (producer)
- Episode dated 11 May 1986 (1986) ... (producer)
- Episode dated 23 February 1986 (1986) ... (producer)
- Episode dated 26 April 1975 (1975) ... (producer)
 1976-1980 The Big Time (TV Series documentary) (producer - 15 episodes)
- Sue Peacock - TV Presenter (1980) ... (producer)
- The Rev Taffy Davies - Cartoonist (1980) ... (producer)
- Sheena Easton - Pop Singer (1980) ... (producer)
- Tim Davey - Racing Driver (1980) ... (producer)
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Other Works:

TV commercials and newspaper advertisements for the Accident Advice Helpline.

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2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Dame Esther Rantzen

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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I didn't work in the same department with Jimmy [Jimmy Savile], but I felt in a strange way responsible. We all joined in the mythology of Sir Jimmy, we gave him this status so that he was out of reach. It was on a level of gossip. People may say 'why didn't you pass it on?' Who to? We know that the police investigated complaints and couldn't take it further. You heard the rumours. I never liked ... See more »

Trivia:

Her daughter Emily was diagnosed with ME (chronic fatigue syndrome) in 1992 after getting glandular fever but is nearly recovered now. See more »

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Cancer

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