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John Motson (I)

John Motson was born on July 10, 1945 in Salford, Lancashire, England as John Walker Motson. He is known for his work on Flushed Away (2006), Bend It Like Beckham (2002) and Yesterday's Hero (1979). He is married to Anne. They have one child. See full bio »

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Flushed Away Football Commentator
Bend It Like Beckham Commentator
Yesterday's Hero TV Interviewer & Commentator
World Cup 98 Additional Crew


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 2015-2017 Footy Pups (TV Series)
- Powerchair Football (2017) ... Narrator
- Half Volleys (2017) ... Narrator
- Stamina (2017) ... Narrator
- Captain (2017) ... Narrator
- Tennis (2017) ... Narrator
 2009 FA Cup Classics (TV Series)
Commentator / Presenter
 2006 Flushed Away
Football Commentator (voice)
 2004 Bob the Builder: Snowed Under (Video)
Commentator (voice)
 2003 Trevor's World of Sport (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (2003) ... Commentator (voice)
- A Man's Game (2003) ... Commentator (voice)
 2002 FIFA 2003 (Video Game)
Commentary (US version, voice)
 2002 Bend It Like Beckham
Commentator (voice)
 2001 FIFA Soccer 2002 (Video Game)
Commentary (US version, voice)
 2000 Uefa Euro 2000 (Video Game)
 1999 FIFA 2000 (Video Game)
Commentator (English version, voice)
 1996 FIFA Soccer 97 (Video Game)
Commentary (voice)
 1995 Goodnight Sweetheart (TV Series)
TV Commentator
- Let Yourself Go (1995) ... TV Commentator (voice)
 1993 The Detectives (TV Series)
Football Commentator
- Hostage (1993) ... Football Commentator (voice)
 1992 Alas Smith & Jones (TV Series)
- Episode #7.5 (1992) ... (voice)
 1980 Juliet Bravo (TV Series)
- Coming Back (1980) ... Commentator (uncredited)
 1979 Yesterday's Hero
TV Interviewer & Commentator
Show Show Additional Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (45 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (9 credits)

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Personal Quote:

"Here's Gascoigne - oh brilliant - oh yes - oh yes!" Commentating on England v Scotland for BBC television in June 1996.


He joined the Barnet Press newspaper as a junior reporter aged 18. See more »



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