"Savile's Selection: a Collection of Cartoons". London: Mowbrays. ISBN 0264662709
5 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
2 Interviews |
18 Articles |
14 Magazine Cover Photos |
Jimmy Savile O.B.E. | Jimmy Saville O.B.E. | Jimmy Savile OBE | Sir Jimmy Savile OBE | James Savile | Sir James Savile | Sir Jimmy Savile | Jimmy Saville | Sir Jimmy Saville
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[on why he spent so much time in hospitals] People have said to me, "Here, what about all this hospital work? Surely this has to be a publicity gimmick?" Five minutes in a hospital is a gimmick if you've got the newspapers there, if you've got the television there. Five minutes is a gimmick. Five years is not a gimmick.
has acknowledged that he based his character Freddy Royle, from his 1996 story "Lorraine Goes to Livingston", on Savile. Royle, a children's TV presenter described as the nation's "favourite caring, laconic uncle", turns out to be a child molester and necrophiliac, raising millions for the hospital where he commits his crimes.
Saying "Now then, now then" and "How's about that, then?"