The UK version of the popular US show. Eamonn Andrews (later Michael Aspel) surprises celebrities by presenting them with the Big Red Book before taking them into the studio to tell viewers the story of their life, featuring guest appearances by members of their family, friends and colleagues.
Did You Know?
While 42 names have received the honor twice, only one person, Petula Clark, has received it three times: In 1962, 1975 and 1996. See more
Composed by Laurie Johnson
Performed by The Laurie Johnson Orchestra
[series theme tune 1969+] See more