Michael Parkinson

  1. Michael Parkinson, Celebrated British Chat Show Presenter, Diagnosed with Cancer

    July 08, 2013 1:35 AM EDT Sir Michael Parkinson, the legendary British chat show host who has championed countless musicians, has prostate cancer. The 78-year-old broadcaster, who is affectionately known in his homeland as “Parky,” was diagnosed with the disease in May f ...

  2. Knighthood For Parkinson, Reports Say

    December 28, 2007 12:00 AM EST Veteran TV talk-show presenter Michael Parkinson will be knighted in the New Year Honours list, according to reports. The Queen hands out the accolades to individuals each year to reward excellence across the various sectors of British culture. Pa ...

  3. Parkinson To Receive MITS Accolade

    June 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Eminent U.K. broadcaster Michael Parkinson will be the recipient of the 2005 Music Industry Trusts' Award. Parkinson, who will receive his award in a presentation at London's Grosvenor House on Nov. 7 Eminent U.K. broadcaster Michael Par ...