No photo available. Represent Michael Portillo? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 8,091 this week

Michael Portillo (II)

Michael Portillo was born on May 26, 1953 in Bushey, Hertfordshire, England as Michael Denzil Xavier Portillo. He is a writer, known for This Week (2003), Great British Railway Journeys (2010) and Great Continental Railway Journeys (2012). He has been married to Carolyn Claire Eadie since February 12, 1982. See full bio »

Fall TV Guide

Find out everything you need to stay up to date with the upcoming season in our Fall TV Guide!

Visit the Fall TV Guide

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Michael Portillo's work have you seen?

Known For

This Week
This Week Himself
(2003-2015)
Great British Railway Journeys
Great British Railway Journeys Himself - Presenter
(2010-2016)
Great Continental Railway Journeys
(2012-2016)
Great American Railroad Journeys
Great American Railroad Journeys Himself - Presenter
(2016)

Filmography

Jump to: Writer | Self | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (2 credits)
 2009 Christianity: A History (TV Series documentary) (written by - 1 episode)
- Rome (2009) ... (written by)
 1999 Great Railway Journeys (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Granada to Salamanca (1999) ... (writer)
Show Show Self (63 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (5 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Official Sites:


Alternate Names:

Michael Portillo MP

Height:

5' 11" (1.81 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I remember the Tony Blair speech and I was overwhelmed by it. It was one of the best three speeches I heard while I was in Parliament and it helped me to vote for the Iraq War, and the Iraq War was a mistake. See more »

Trivia:

Educated, on a scholarship, at Peterhouse College, Cambridge, and graduated with a First Class BA in History. See more »

Trademark:

bright pink jacket or shirt, worn in most episodes of Great British Railway Journeys (2010) See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Britains Greatest Prime Minister That Never Was..... Unitybelle
Mr. Portillo is Lovely - discuss... Unitybelle
Discuss Michael Portillo on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page