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?
Although Eamonn Andrews was the first presenter, he was also the first subject of the show, when he was surprised by the show's creator Ralph Edwards. See more
Composed by Laurie Johnson
Performed by The Laurie Johnson Orchestra
[series theme tune 1969+] See more