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David Attenborough

Sir David Frederick Attenborough (born 8 May 1926 in London, England) is a broadcaster and naturalist. His career as the respected face and voice of natural history programmes has endured for more than 50 years. He is best known for writing and presenting the nine "Life" series, in conjunction with the BBC Natural History Unit, which collectively form a comprehensive survey of all life on the planet. He is also a former senior manager at the BBC, having served as controller of BBC Two and director of programming for BBC Television in the 1960s and 1970s. He is the younger brother of director, producer and actor Richard Attenborough.


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Born:
May 8, 1926 In London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
81
First Appeared:
In the series Horizon 1964-05-02
Latest Project:
Series Wildlife on One 2016
Known For
Poster of Life in Cold Blood
Poster of Snow Leopard: Beyond the Myth
Poster of Life in the Freezer
Poster of The Trials of Life
Filmography
Series Wildlife on One Unknown 2016
Movie Attenborough's Paradise Birds Presenter 2015-01-29
Movie Natural History Museum Alive Himself 2014-01-01
Series Wild Canada Narrator 2014-03-13
Movie Fabulous Frogs Himself / Narrator 2014-06-25
Movie Conquest of the Skies 3D Himself 2014-12-25
Movie Life Story Himself - Narrator 2014-10-23
Series Life Story Himself - Presenter 2014-10-23
Movie Africa Narrator 2013-01-02
Series África Narrator 2013-01-02
Series David Attenborough's Natural Curiosities Himself - Presenter 2013-01-29
Movie When Bjork Met Attenborough Himself 2013-07-26
Series David Attenborough's Rise of Animals: Triumph of the Vertebrates Himself 2013-09-20
Movie Micro Monsters 3D with David Attenborough 2013-11-18
Movie Galapagos with David Attenborough Himself 2013-04-17
Movie Tales of Television Centre 2012-05-30
Movie Penguins 3D Narator 2012-10-23
Movie Attenborough: 60 Years in the Wild Narrator / Himself 2012-11-16
Series Madagascar 2011-02-09
Movie Nature: Birds of the Gods Narrator 2011-01-23
Movie Madagascar Himself - Narrator 2011-02-16
Series Planeta Humano Narrator 2011-01-13
Series Frozen Planet Narrator 2011-10-26
Movie Attenborough and the Giant Egg Presenter 2011-03-02
Movie Planeta Helado Himself 2011-10-26
Series All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace Himself 2011-05-23
Movie Flying Monsters 3D with David Attenborough Himself 2011-05-06
Series Life 2010-09-06
Movie Attenborough's Journey Himself 2010-10-23
Series Nature's Great Events 2009-02-11
Movie Charles Darwin y el árbol de la vida Narrator 2009-02-01
Movie La lucha de Darwin - La evolución del origen de las especies. Presenter 2009-01-01
Series Nature's Most Amazing Events 2009-05-29
Movie Nature's Great Events Narrator 2009-02-25
Movie Life Narrator (UK) 2009-12-14
Series Life Narrator 2009-10-11
Movie Snow Leopard: Beyond the Myth Narrator 2008-01-04
Series Life in Cold Blood 2008-02-04
Series Tiger - Spy In The Jungle 2008-03-30
Movie La vida a sangre fría Narrator 2008-02-04
Movie Trek - Spy on the Wildebeest 2007-01-13
Movie The Truth About Climate Change Himself 2006-01-01
Movie Planet Earth Narrator 2006-12-10
Series Planeta Tierra Narrator 2006-03-05
Movie A War on Science David Attenborough 2006-01-26
Movie Planet Earth: The Future 2006-12-10
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Series Life in the Undergrowth 2005-11-23
Movie Life in the Undergrowth himself 2005-11-23
Movie The Amber Time Machine Narrator 2004-02-15
Movie Great Natural Wonders of the World 2002-01-01
Movie The Life of Mammals Himself - Presenter 2002-11-20
Series The Life of Mammals 2002-11-20
Series Planeta azul 2001-09-12
Movie The Blue Planet Narrator 2001-09-11
Series Friday Night with Jonathan Ross Unknown 2001-11-02
Series State of the Planet 2000-11-15
Series Robbie the Reindeer Unknown 1999-12-25
Series The Life of Birds 1998-10-21
Movie The Life of Birds Narrator 1998-12-23
Movie IMAX - Survival Island Narrator 1996-01-01
Movie The Private Life of Plants himself 1995-01-01
Series BBC Wildlife Specials 1995-04-14
Series Life in the Freezer 1993-11-18
Movie Life in the Freezer Presenter/Narrator 1993-11-18
Movie The Trials of Life Presenter/Narrator 1990-10-03
Series The Trials of Life 1990-10-04
Series Lost Worlds, Vanished Lives 1989-04-23
Movie Lost Worlds, Vanished Lives Presenter 1989-04-27
Series The First Eden 1987-03-08
Movie The First Eden Themself 1987-03-08
Series The Living Planet 1984-01-19
Movie The Living Planet Presenter/Narrator 1984-01-19
Series Nature Narrator 1982-10-10
Series Life on Earth 1979-01-16
Movie Life on Earth Narrator 1979-01-16
Series The Tribal Eye 1975-05-27
Series NOVA Narrator 1974-03-03
Series The Miracle of Bali 1969-06-10
Series Natural World Narrator 1967-12-10
Series Horizon Unknown 1964-05-02