Journalist Michael Parkinson interviews a broad range of the most famous people in the world.
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Michael Parkinson ...  Himself - Host / ... 333 episodes, 1971-2007
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Journalist Michael Parkinson interviews a broad range of the most famous people in the world.

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Frank Sinatra was the guest that Parkinson always wanted to get on the show but never could. See more »

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A very boring interviewer
24 April 2017 | by DavidYZSee 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 completely lacks likability and charisma.

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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