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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. Alan Rickman

    Alan Rickman

    1 Episode

  5. Daryl Hannah

    Daryl Hannah

    1 Episode

  6. Shelley Winters

    Shelley Winters

    1 Episode

  7. Gene Hackman

    Gene Hackman

    1 Episode

  8. Martin Scorsese

    Martin Scorsese

    1 Episode

  9. Maureen O'Hara

    Maureen O'Hara

    1 Episode

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Last Season

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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Type Documentary

Original Language English


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