David Frost

Sir David Frost was an English producer, writer, journalist and presenter who was at the forefront of the 1960s' satire boom on television, hosting and producing a number of landmark satirical and sketch comedy series, such as The Frost Report and That Was The Week That Was. He played a key role in the early careers of comedians including many of the Pythons and The Two Ronnies.

More information

Born
Friday 7th April 1939
Died
Saturday 31st August 2013
Title
Sir David Frost
Nationality
English

Awards

International Emmy Awards 2009
Founders Award: Winner
BAFTA Television Awards 2005
BAFTA Fellowship: Winner
Primetime Emmy Awards 1971
Outstanding Variety Series - Talk: Winner (The David Frost Show (USA))
Primetime Emmy Awards 1970
Outstanding Variety, Music, or Comedy Series: Winner (The David Frost Show (USA))
BAFTA Television Awards 1966
Richard Dimbleby Award: Winner
Primetime Emmy Awards 1965
Outstanding Individual Achievements in Entertainment - Writers: Nominee

Credits

Year Production Role
2015 The Interviews - Series 1
  1. E1 - Kenneth Williams
  2. E2 - The Two Ronnies
  3. E4 - Oliver Reed
Self (Archive Material)
2014 Nixon's The One - Series 1 (as Sir David Frost) Host / Presenter
2013 The Museum Of Curiosity - Gallery 6
  1. E6 - Meeting Thirty-Six
Guest
2013 Sir David Frost: That Was The Life That Was Self (Archive Material)
2013 The Two Ronnies Spectacle (as Sir David Frost)
  1. E1 - Two Ronnies Become One
Self
2013 David Frost - Hello, Good Evening & Farewell (as Sir David Frost) Self (Archive Material)
2013 Frost On Sketch Shows Host / Presenter
2013 Yes, Prime Minister: Re-Elected Self
2011 24 Hour Panel People Guest
2010 Frost On Satire Host / Presenter
2010 Frost On Satire Writer (Additional Material)
2010 Hello, Good Evening, Welcome - The David Frost Story (as Sir David Frost) Self
2008 The Man Who Made Eric & Ernie (as Sir David Frost) Self
2008 Marty Feldman - Six Degrees Of Separation Self
2008 The Frost Report Is Back! Host / Presenter
2008 In Your Dreams Executive Producer
2006 The Story Of Light Entertainment (as Sir David Frost)
  1. E1 - The Double Acts
Self
1997 Ronnie Barker - A Life In Comedy Self
1986 Spitting Image - Down And Out In The White House
  1. Special - Down And Out In The White House
Executive Producer
1973 Frost's Weekly Actor
1968 No - That's Me Over Here! - Series 2 Executive Producer
1968 The Ronnie Barker Playhouse Executive Producer
1967 No - That's Me Over Here! - Series 1 Executive Producer
1967 At Last The 1948 Show - Series 2 Executive Producer
1967 At Last The 1948 Show - Series 1 Executive Producer
1966 The Frost Report - Series 1
  1. E1 - Authority
  2. E2 - Holidays
  3. E3 - Sin
  4. E4 - Elections
  5. E5 - Class
  6. E6 - The News
Writer
1966 The Frost Report - Series 1 Host / Presenter
1963 That Was The Week That Was - Series 2 Writer
1963 That Was The Week That Was - Series 2 Host / Presenter
1962 That Was The Week That Was - Series 1 Writer
1962 That Was The Week That Was - Series 1 Host / Presenter
0000 Frost On Sunday - Series 1 Host / Presenter
0000 Frost On Sunday - Series 2 Host / Presenter

Non-comedy TV and film credits may be found here:
David Frost on IMDb

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