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Hollywood Greats was a BBC Television series, which began in 1977. The film critic Barry Norman wrote and narrated a series of in depth profiles on major Hollywood film personalities, in which he interviewed surviving associates. He later made a series called British Greats in 1980. A series of books, entitled The Hollywood Greats, The Movie Greats and The British Greats, which were authored by Norman were subsequently published. A series of the same name was later presented by Jonathan Ross from 1999 to 2006.

Series Cast

  1. Jonathan Ross

    Jonathan Ross

    30 Episodes

  2. Jeremy Clarkson

    Jeremy Clarkson

    30 Episodes

  3. Tony Curtis

    Tony Curtis

    2 Episodes

  4. Shelley Winters

    Shelley Winters

    1 Episode

  5. Maureen O'Hara

    Maureen O'Hara

    1 Episode

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Season 7

2006 | 3 Episodes

Season 7 of The Hollywood Greats premiered on April 4, 2006.

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Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Documentary

Original Language English

Runtime 40m



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