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This Is Your Life (1955–2003)

TV Series | 30 min | Documentary, Biography

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 ...See moreThe 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. Written by Anonymous See less
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Jul 29, 1955

Release date (First episode)
Jul 29, 1955 (United Kingdom)

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Eamonn Andrews
Self - Presenter / Self - Host / Self / Self - Presenter (1955-1988) Self - Presenter / Self - Host / Self / Self - Presenter (1955-1988)   See fewer
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Michael Aspel
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William Roache
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Eric Sykes
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Julie Goodyear
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Anne Kirkbride
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Thelma Barlow
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Betty Driver
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June Whitfield
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Wendy Richard
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Harry Secombe
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Barbara Knox
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John Inman
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Petula Clark
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Norman Wisdom
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Max Bygraves
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Bob Hope
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Richard Murdoch
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Lionel Blair
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Henry Cooper
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Frankie Howerd
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Bernard Cribbins
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Frank Williams
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Val Doonican
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Bernard Manning
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Una Stubbs
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Jack Smethurst
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Anita Harris
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Emlyn Hughes
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Self / Self - Guest Self / Self - Guest   See fewer
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Joan Collins
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Phil Collins
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Stirling Moss
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Vincent Price
Self - Filmed tribute / Self Self - Filmed tribute / Self   See fewer
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Lonnie Donegan
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Self - Guest Self - Guest   See fewer
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