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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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Filmography

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  The Jonathan Ross Show (TV Series) (2 episodes, 2011 - 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Episode #3.1 (2012) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.8 (2012)
- Episode #1.8 (2011)
  Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (TV Series) (3 episodes, 2004 - 2007) (writer - 132 episodes, 2003 - 2010)
- 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 Movie) (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)
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Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (4 credits)
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Show Show Self (234 credits)
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Other Works:

Voice of the Ugly Stepsister in the UK release of Shrek 2 (2004). See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

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Alternate Names:

Jonathan Ross OBE | Jonathon Ross

Height:

6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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Personal Quote:

I love and admire George (George Michael) because he is so remarkably, uncompromisingly, perhaps even foolishly, his own man. I'm not talking about his recent late-night driving madness here, or indeed the brief stay 'inside' at her Majesty's Pleasure that was the inevitable end result. No, it's because the cherry on top of his remarkable talent is that he is a modern, gay man who refuses to act ... 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:

His inability to pronounce the letter 'R' See more »

Nickname:

Wossy

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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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
JOHNATHAN ROSS IS A NATIONAL TREASURE MrNapier
I hope he walks from the Beeb. Zlactoc
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