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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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7 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Film '72
Film '72 Himself - Presenter / Himself / Himself - 40th birthday item
(2000-2011)
The Jonathan Ross Show
(2011-2016)
The Last Resort with Jonathan Ross
(1987-1988)

Filmography

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 - 131 episodes, 2003 - 2010) (written by - 2 episodes, 2006 - 2008)
- 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 (26 credits)
Show Show Actor (21 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (4 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Self (260 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (27 credits)
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Other Works:

Article: "The Unsung Hero Behind Spider-Man" about Steve Ditko (The Guardian: G2, 14 September 2007). See more »

Publicity Listings:

8 Interviews | 14 Articles | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:


Alternate Names:

Jonathan Ross OBE | Jonathon Ross

Height:

6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on presenting television coverage of the Live 8 concerts in 2005] It was, at times, very patronizing. I could have swapped Velvet Revolver for just about anyone. I can understand why they did it. They wanted maximum exposure in the Western media and to do that they need stories. Pink Floyd reforming gets you an awful lot of attention. Other acts were chosen to attract different parts of a ... See more »

Trivia:

Revealed in an interview with Christopher Eccleston on Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (2001) in 2005 that he was a fan of the original series of Doctor Who (1963). He also mentioned that his favorite Doctor was Jon Pertwee. See more »

Trademark:

Razor-sharp wit See more »

Nickname:

Wossy

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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