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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

The Jonathan Ross Show
(2011-2015)
The Last Resort
The Last Resort Himself - Host
(1987-1988)
It's Only TV... But I Like It
(1999-2002)

Filmography

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  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 (27 credits)
Show Show Actor (22 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (4 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Self (256 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (25 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for Pizza Hut. 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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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

My love affair with comics is more important to me than my love of films, or my work in TV, or just about anything outside my family. You're hardwired for it, if you fall in love with comics when you're 11. And I think if there's one good thing I can maybe achieve with 'my celebrity', it's to try to broaden the horizons and widen the readership of this particular entertainment which I adore and ... See more »

Trivia:

Maintains a lot of control over the playlist of his BBC Radio 2 show, playing many of his favorite artists. He is a fan of Roxy Music, David Bowie, Scott Walker, John Barry, Morrissey, The Cure, The Feeling, Arctic Monkeys, Neil Hannon, Edwyn Collins, Elvis Presley, Queen, Elvis Costello, Frank Sinatra, Paul Weller and punk rock in general. See more »

Trademark:

Long Hair See more »

Nickname:

Wossy

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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Recent Posts
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
JOHNATHAN ROSS IS A NATIONAL TREASURE MrNapier
Anyone remember Chinese Ghost Storys? markpbennett
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