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David Gest (1953–2016)


David Gest was born on May 11, 1953 in Los Angeles, California, USA as David Alan Guest. He was a producer and writer, known for Michael Jackson: The Life of an Icon (2011), I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! (2002) and Cha'mone Mo'Fo'Selecta! A Tribute to Michael Jackson (2009). He was married to Liza Minnelli. He died on April 12, 2016 in ... See full bio »

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(age 62) in London, England, UK

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 2011 Michael Jackson: The Life of an Icon (Documentary) (producer)
 2001 Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration (TV Special documentary) (producer)
 1990 7th Annual American Cinema Awards (TV Special) (producer)
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Other Works:

Pre-recorded interview for local radio station Compass FM in Grimsby, England, UK

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Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

I did plastic surgery in 1980 and I did my eyes and I had a facelift when I was very young because Michael Jackson said to me, 'You've got to make yourself always look better.' I thought to myself, 'Oh I'll do this because Michael told me.' What an idiot I was. I'm telling people be who you are, you do not need to do plastic surgery, it's the stupidest thing in the world.

Trivia:

Childhood school friend of Michael Jackson and Tito Jackson. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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