Enough Rope: Sir Michael Parkinson - Episode 6

Saturday September 5th, 8.00pm

Soon to be touring New Zealand, Sir Michael Parkinson, one of the greatest interviewers of all time, swaps to the ‘Beckham chair’ tonight and explains his preference for a manual typewriter- instead of a computer – when writing his recent autobiography; taking Sheep Dog Trials seriously for the Manchester Guardian; falling down a set of stairs while showing off in front of Fred Astaire; upsetting Mohammad Ali; the sporting implications of being born in Yorkshire; the three most significant interviews of his life, and living with his Mother’s dementia.

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