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Jimmy Savile

Biography

Radio DJ who all gained popularity for his eccentric and flamboyant tv personality seeing that the web host of BBC’s Jim’ll CORRECT IT. In 1971, he was honored the OBE for his charity function. He proved helpful in the United kingdom coal mines during Globe Battle II and afterwards became a DJ and a supervisor of dance halls. Madame Tussauds London made a wax style of him in 1986. They melted it down in Oct 2012 after over 450 allegations arose accusing him to be a predatory sex offender. His parents, Vincent Joseph Marie Savile and Agnes Monica Savile, elevated him being a Roman Catholic together with his six old siblings. He made an appearance on the 4th season of Superstar YOUR GOVERNMENT with Dennis Rodman in 2006.

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Full Name Jimmy Savile
Date Of Birth October 31, 1926
Died October 29, 2011, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Place Of Birth Leeds, England
Height 1.74 m
Profession TV Show Host
Nationality British
Parents Vincent Joseph Marie Savile, Agnes Monica Savile
Siblings Marjory Savile, John Savile, Joan Savile, Christina Savile, Mary Savile, Vincent Savile
Awards NME Award for British Disc Jockey, NME Award for Best Club DJ
TV Shows Jim'll Fix It, Celebrity Big Brother, Pop Go The Sixties, Young at Heart, Jim'll Fix It Strikes Again
Star Sign Scorpio

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TitleYearStatusCharacter
Young at Heart1960TV SeriesHimself - Host
TV Greats: Our Favourites from the North2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
Timewatch2009TV Series documentaryHimself - Interviewee
The Most Annoying TV We Hate to Love2007TV SeriesHimself (as Sir Jimmy Savile)
Perfect Night In2007TV Series documentaryHimself
Only Fools' Top 40 Moments2006TV Movie documentaryHimself (as Sir Jimmy Savile)
Loose Women2006TV SeriesHimself
The Story of Light Entertainment2006TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Top of the Pops1964-2006TV SeriesHimself - Host / Himself - Presenter / Himself / ...
Richard & Judy2006TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Big Brother2006TV SeriesHimself
The 50 Greatest Documentaries2005TV Movie documentaryHimself (as Sir Jimmy Savile OBE)
Favouritism2005TV SeriesHimself
Comic Relief 2005: Is This the Way to Amarillo2005Video shortHimself (as Sir Jimmy Savile)
Comic Relief: Red Nose Night Live 052005TV SpecialHimself
Mastermind2004TV SeriesHimself
Who Got the Bay City Rollers' Millions?2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway2004TV SeriesHimself
Stars Reunited2004TV Series documentaryHimself
S.O.U.L.--Sounds of Underground London2003TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
I'm Dreaming of a TV Christmas2003TV Movie documentaryHimself (as Sir Jimmy Savile)
The Big Breakfast2002TV SeriesHimself
Heroes of Comedy2002TV Series documentaryHimself
Living with Louis2002TV Movie documentaryHimself
Happy Hour2001TV SeriesHimself
Bob Martin2001TV SeriesHimself
The RDA2001TV SeriesHimself
Top of the Pops: The True Story2001TV Movie documentaryHimself - Presenter, Show One
Meet Ricky Gervais2000TV SeriesHimself
I Love 1970's2000TV Series documentaryHimself - Host
When Louis Met... Jimmy2000TV Special documentaryHimself
This Is Your Life1970-2000TV Series documentaryHimself / Himself - Guest
Have I Got News for You1999TV SeriesHimself
Auntie's TV Favourites1997TV SeriesHimself
The Car's the Star1995TV Series documentaryHimself - Silver Cloud Owner
Jim'll Fix It1975-1994TV SeriesHimself - Presenter / Himself - Host
Digging the Dancing Queens1994TV Movie documentaryHimself
A Stab in the Dark1992TV SeriesHimself
Clive Anderson Talks Back1992TV SeriesHimself
Forty Minutes1989-1992TV Series documentaryHimself
Pebble Mill at One1991TV SeriesHimself
Jameson Tonight1990TV SeriesHimself (1990)
Central News South1989TV SeriesHimself
Children in Need1985-1986TV SeriesHimself
Television: The Magic Rectangle - An Anatomy of the TV Personality1986TV Movie documentaryHimself (as Jimmy Savile OBE)
Wogan1985TV SeriesHimself
Play It Safe1981-1983TV SeriesHimself
Parkinson1971-1982TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Star Games1979TV SeriesHimself
The Sunday Gang1976TV SeriesHimself - Guest
World in Action1975TV Series documentaryHimself - Discussion Chairman
Clunk-Click1973-1974TV SeriesHimself - Host
Nationwide1971-1974TV Series documentaryHimself
Radio Wonderful1974Documentary shortHimself
Midweek1972TV SeriesHimself
Score with the Scaffold1970TV SeriesHimself
Schlag auf Schlager1970TV MovieHimself - Host
Pop Go the Sixties!1969TV MovieHimself - Presenter
Juke Box Jury1959-1967TV SeriesHimself - Panellist
New Musical Express Poll Winners' Concert1966TV Movie documentaryHimself - Host
The Eamonn Andrews Show1966TV SeriesHimself
Stars and Garters1965TV SeriesHimself
Go Go Mania1965Himself - Host
Thank Your Lucky Stars1961-1964TV SeriesHimself - Guest DJ
Ferry Cross the Mersey1964Himself
The Glad Rag Ball1964TV MovieHimself - Host
Top Beat1964TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Compère
The Big Noise1964TV SeriesHimself
Big Beat '641964TV MovieHimself - Host
World of Sport1964TV Series 1964
Just for Fun1963Himself, Disc Jockey

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Louis Theroux: Savile2016TV Movie documentaryHimself
Meet the Psychopaths2015TV Series documentaryHimself
Panorama2012-2015TV Series documentaryHimself
BBC News 8pm Summary2015TV Series shortHimself
Top of the Pops 22014TV SeriesHimself
Crimes That Shook Britain2014TV Series documentaryHimself
Exposure2012TV Series documentaryHimself
The Wright Stuff2012TV SeriesHimself
Newsnight2012TV SeriesHimself
Have I Got News for You2012TV SeriesHimself
The Big Fat Quiz of the 80s2012TV SpecialHimself (uncredited)
The Age of the Train2012TV Movie documentaryHimself
South at Six2012TV SeriesHimself
Idris Elba's How Clubbing Changed the World2012TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 70s2012TV Series documentaryHimself
Top of the Pops: The Story of 19772012TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Sir Jimmy Savile at the BBC: How's About That Then?2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
Sir Jimmy Savile: As It Happened2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
Regional TV: Life Through a Local Lens2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
Top of the Pops: The Story of 19762011TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
The Joy of Motoring2009TV Movie documentaryHimself - 'Clunk Click' advert
TV's Believe It or Not2008TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Jackie Magazine: A Girl's Best Friend2007TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
The Weird World of Louis Theroux2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Built for War2006Video documentary shortHimself
One O'Clock News2005TV SeriesHimself - Audience Member
Favouritism2005TV SeriesHimself
Best of ITV Wrestling2005VideoHimself
I Love Christmas2001TV Special documentaryHimself
I Love a 1970's Christmas2000TV Special documentaryHimself
TV Offal1998TV SeriesHimself
Never Mind the Buzzcocks1998TV SeriesHimself
Room 1011997TV SeriesHimself

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