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"It's not whether you win or lose, it's how many people remember you when you die." -- Jonathan Ross
Jonathan Stephen Ross OBE (born 17 November 1960) is an English television and radio presenter, best known for presenting the BBC One chat show Friday Night with Jonathan Ross from 2001 until he left the BBC in 2010. Ross is to host a new chat show on ITV1 from 2011. Ross also hosted his own radio show on BBC Radio 2, and acted as a film critic and presenter of The Film Programme. Other regular roles have included being a regular panelist on the comedy sports quiz They Think It's All Over from 1999 to 2006, and presenting the annual British Comedy Awards from 1991 to 2007, and 2009 onwards.

Ross began his television career as a programme researcher, before debuting as a television presenter for The Last Resort with Jonathan Ross on Channel 4 in 1987. Over the next decade he had several radio and television roles, many through his own production company, Channel X. In 1995 he sold his stake in Channel X, and embarked on a career with the BBC. In 1999, Ross took over presenting The Film Programme from Barry Norman, and also began presenting his own radio show, while two years later he began hosting Friday Night with Jonathan Ross. For the chat show, Ross won three British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards for Best Entertainment Performance, in 2004, 2006 and 2007. By 2006 Ross was believed to be the BBC's highest paid star. In 2005, Ross was made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for services to broadcasting. Ross has a boldness in presenting, which some would consider often risqué, and as a result, he has sometimes been surrounded by controversy. As a result, in 2008 he wrote a semi-autobiographical work titled Why Do I Say These Things?, detailing some of his life experiences.

Ross married the author, journalist and broadcaster Jane Goldman in 1988, and together they have three children. Ross and Jane have together established the television production company Hotsauce TV. Ross is known as an avid fan and collector of comic books and memorabilia, and has written his own comic book, Turf. Ross is known for his distinctive voice, flamboyant style of dress, and his light-hearted banter. He is also known for his characteristic difficulty in pronouncing the letter 'r'.

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Total Books: 96
A Weapon to End War
2011 - A Weapon to End War (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780983321606
ISBN-10: 0983321604
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Abs Revealed
2010 - Abs Revealed (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780736086509
ISBN-10: 0736086501
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Death in a Carolina Swamp
2009 - Death in a Carolina Swamp (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780557096251
ISBN-10: 0557096251
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Why Do I Say These Things
2009 - Why Do I Say These Things (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780553813494
ISBN-10: 0553813498
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Jonathan Ross Uncensored
2008 - Jonathan Ross Uncensored (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780593047262
ISBN-10: 0593047265
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Buried Secrets
2008 - Buried Secrets (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781434393548
ISBN-10: 1434393542
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Burial Deferred
2000 - Burial Deferred [Camden] (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780754040927
ISBN-10: 0754040925
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Death's Head
2000 - Death's Head [Camden] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780754038573
ISBN-10: 0754038572
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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This Too Too Sullied Flesh
1998 - This Too Too Sullied Flesh [Inspector Rogers Mysteries] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780754002338
ISBN-10: 0754002330
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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The Body of a Woman
1996 - The Body of a Woman (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780745139289
ISBN-10: 0745139280
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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L'incredibile storia del cinema-spazzatura
1996 - L'incredibile Storia Del Cinema-spazzatura (Other)
ISBN-13: 9788877481603
ISBN-10: 8877481609
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Sudden Departures
1996 - Sudden Departures [Inspector Rogers Mysteries] (Audio Cassette)Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780745162485
ISBN-10: 0745162487
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Incredibly Strange Film Book
1995 - The Incredibly Strange Film Book (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780671511784
ISBN-10: 0671511785
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Devil Girls
1995 - Devil Girls (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781899006038
ISBN-10: 1899006036
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Murder Be Hanged
1993 - Murder Be Hanged (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780312088576
ISBN-10: 0312088574
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Daphne Dead and Done for
1992 - Daphne Dead and Done For [Lansdown Large Print Books] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780745155845
ISBN-10: 0745155847
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Diminished by Death
1991 - Diminished By Death (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780304931507
ISBN-10: 0304931500
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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A Time for Dying
1990 - A Time for Dying [Lythway Large Print Series] (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780745111315
ISBN-10: 0745111319
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Fate Accomplished
1987 - Fate Accomplished (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780312005979
ISBN-10: 0312005970
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Burning of Billy Toober
1986 - Burning of Billy Toober [Lythway Book] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780745102863
ISBN-10: 0745102867
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Rattling of Old Bones
1985 - Rattling of Old Bones [Lythway Large Print Books] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780745102115
ISBN-10: 0745102115
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1984 - Death's Head [George Rogers, Bk 10] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
Death at First Hand [Cassell Crime] (Hardcover)
Dark Blue Dangerous [Lythway Book] (Other)
Death Has Deep Roots [Blck Dagger Crime] (Paperback)
The Blood Running Cold [Black Dagger Crime Series] (Hardcover)Hardcover