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Jonathan Ross Biography

Birth Name:
Jonathan Stephen Ross
Birth Place:
Camden, London, England
Actor, television presenter, radio presenter

Fast Facts

  • Cannot pronounce the sound 'r'
  • Appeared in television commercials as a child; his first was in 1970 for the cereal Kellogg's Rice Krispies
  • Met his wife when she was 16 and he was 24
  • In 2005 he was awarded the OBE for his services to broadcasting
  • Has a number of exotic pets including an iguana, two salamanders and several ferrets
  • Is close friends with comedian Ricky Gervais
  • Lost his dear pet pug Mr
  • Pickle in an accident while on a train during filming of a travelogue show in 2011