Journalist Michael Parkinson interviews a broad range of the most famous people in the world.
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Although he interviewed Jimmy Savile several times, following the Savile sexual abuse scandal which erupted in 2012, Parkinson has said that he never liked him, never understood why he was popular and found him impossible to interview. See more »

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Referenced in Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 10 May 2017 (2017) See more »

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A very boring presenter
24 April 2017 | by (Essex) – See all my reviews

Michael Parkinson is probably the most boring presenter who's ever been given a show on British television. He has a droning, mumbling voice.

He had a lot of good guests on, but his interviewing style was so bad that the interviews were usually awful.

He often asked the wrong questions and failed to ask the most important ones. He often went off-topic. He was toadying towards some guests and patronising/dismissive towards some others.

He often had guests on his sofa together who were from different fields and whom didn't know or understand each other. That made for awkward conversations.


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