Parky S People

Author: Michael Parkinson
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1848946961
File Size: 39,34 MB
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A unique memoir by Sir Michael Parkinson, reflecting on 100 of the most legendary encounters by the man who has met everyone who is someone. Sir Michael Parkinson occupies a unique place in the public consciousness. For many he is the chronicler of a generation. Through his onscreen work and his intelligent, thought provking journalism, he has introduced millions of people to the major names of sport of showbiz over the past five decades. In Parky's People, Parkinson gives us an intimate insight into the lives of great celebrities from all around the world. Now an international celebrity himself, the man from a humble but colourful Yorkshire mining family who can tease out the secrets of even the most reticent star guest. Those featured include Muhammad Ali, David Attenborough, Judi Dench, David Beckham, and many, many more. Parkinson's distinguished career has involved working on highly acclaimed current affairs and film programmes. His wide interests and expertise include jazz, film, football and cricket. Witty and humourous, Parky's People makes the perfect gift.
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Parky's People
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Michael Parkinson
Categories: Interviews
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher:

Show biz legends, modern day icons and sporting greats - Michael Parkinson has met them all. In Parky s People, Parky gives us a revealing account of some of his most unforgettable encounters and the moments that made TV history. Interviews with Fred Astaire and Ingrid Bergman, Clint Eastwood, John