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Comedian, talk show host, game show host, film critic, radio DJ and awards show compere, Jonathan Ross is the most successful British broadcaster of his generation. After attending university in London and gaining an East European History degree, he worked as a researcher on Channel Four in the 1980s, becoming a presenter for the first time in ... See full bio »

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Hide Hide Show Show Writer (8 credits)
  The Jonathan Ross Show (TV Series) (11 episodes, 2011 - 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Episode #3.1 (2012) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.8 (2012)
- Episode #2.4 (2012)
- Episode #2.3 (2012)
- Episode #2.2 (2012)
  Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (TV Series) (3 episodes, 2004 - 2007) (writer - 132 episodes, 2003 - 2010) (written by - 1 episode, 2006)
- Episode #18.25 (2010) ... (writer)
- Episode #18.24 (2010) ... (writer)
- Episode #18.23 (2010) ... (writer)
- Episode #18.22 (2010) ... (writer)
- Episode #18.21 (2010) ... (writer)
 2003 The British Comedy Awards 2003 (TV Special) (additional material)
 2002 The British Comedy Awards 2002 (TV Special documentary) (additional material)
 2001 It's Your New Year's Eve Party (TV Special)
 2001 Baddiel's Syndrome (TV Series) (additional material)
 1992 Americana (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Show Show Producer (24 credits)
Show Show Actor (22 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (4 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Self (245 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (23 credits)

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TV commercial for Pizza Hut. See more »

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8 Interviews | 14 Articles | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Jonathan Ross OBE | Jonathon Ross


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[on Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie] They're so startlingly attractive, I felt I needed to sit down! It's like your breath leaves your body. I was also starstuck meeting Barbra Streisand, as I'm a huge fan of hers, and with Sylvester Stallone - he's Rambo! See more »


Reviewing George Clooney's fact-based "Good Night And Good Luck" on his "Film 2006" program on BBC Television, he referred to the villain of the piece (seen in actual news footage in the film) as "the infamous Senator Eugene McCarthy". In fact, as the film repeatedly makes clear, it was the infamous Senator Joseph McCarthy (no relation), a Republican demagogue. Eugene McCarthy was a politician of... See more »


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He's a good host but terrible film reviewer. davidjamesnicholson
Petition to have back before xmas. alexlbell
Is it me, or does he had a serious speech impediment? DeadnotSleeping
How much of the material... Devon_Rex
I hope he walks from the Beeb. Zlactoc
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