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Desmond Lynam


Desmond Lynam was born on September 17, 1942 in County Clare, Ireland. He is known for his work on Have I Got News for You (1990), The Russ Abbot Show (1986) and Alas Smith & Jones (1984). See full bio »

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Known For

Have I Got News for You Himself - Guest Presenter
(2004-2005)
(1989)
(1990)
Masters Snooker Himself - Presenter
(1981-1982)

Filmography

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 1990 Alas Smith & Jones (TV Series)
- Episode #6.4 (1990)
 1989 The Russ Abbot Show (TV Series)
- Episode #4.2 (1989)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for Marks & Spencer (2004) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 3 Interviews | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Den Lynam | Des Lynam | Des Lynham | Des Lynam OBE | Desmond Lynam OBE

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

What is more entertaining in prime time than football? See more »

Trivia:

Des is more well known in the UK for presenting sports programmes on the BBC especially "Grandstand" every Saturday. See more »

Nickname:

Des

Star Sign:

Virgo

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