Jeremy Clarkson

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Full name: Jeremy Charles Robert Clarkson

Area of interest: Current Affairs, Motoring and Cars

Journals/Organisation: The Sunday Times | The Sun | Top Gear

Email: info@jeremyclarkson.co.uk

Personal website:

Website: JeremyClarkson.com | Times/InGear | Times/comment

Blog:

Representation: City Speakers International

Networks: http://twitter.com/#!/Jeremy_Clarkson

Biography:

About:

Education: Repton School, Derbyshire, UK

Career: Trained as a journalist with the Rotherham Advertiser; formed the Motoring Press Agency, 1984; during 1980's wrote for specialist car magazines, including Performance Car; became presenter of BBC TV's Top Gear, 1989/1999, rejoined in 2002

Current position/role: Sunday Times' Columnist

  • also writes/written for:

Other roles/Main role: Presenter at BBC's Top Gear programme http://www.bbc.co.uk/topgear/team/jeremy_clarkson.shtml

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Disclosures:

Viewpoints/Insight: see wikiquotes

Controversy/Criticism: see greatest-ever Jeremy Clarkson moments

Broadcast media: see IMDb

Video:

Controversy/criticism: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeremy_Clarkson#Controversy

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Scoops:

Other: And another thing – I’m the motormouth you want in No 10, Profile, Sunday Times, 6th January 2008

Books & Debate:

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Books: see JeremyClarkson.com and Penguin's Jeremy Clarkson minisite

Latest work: Don't stop me now OCLC 156891015, 2007

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Debate:

The Sunday Times:

Column name:

Remit/Info: Current Affairs, 'all aspects of life'

Section: Features

Role: Columnist

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Website: http://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk/sto/comment/columns/jeremyclarkson

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Day published: Sunday

Regularity: Weekly

Column format:

Average length: 900 words

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The Sun:

Column name: Clarkson on Saturday

Column name:

Remit/Info: Current Affairs, 'all aspects of life'

Section: Opinion

Role: Columnist

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Website: TheSun / Columnists

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Regularity: Weekly

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  • We need a Minister of Common Sense - Most right-thinking people will have been upset when they learned that a small group of Muslims in Luton had welcomed the Anglian Regiment home from Iraq with banners saying “baby butchers” - 14th March 2009
  • I want Bond drinking a Martini... not Complan - Worrying news from the bowels of British espionage - 7th March 2009
  • Storyteller Danny doesn’t do drizzle - Back in 1982, Colin Welland, the Z Cars actor and champagne socialist, won an Oscar for writing Chariots Of Fire - 28th February 2009
  • Do you want BBC to stand for Bland Beige Corporation? - In recent months “bungling BBC chiefs” have stolen all the money donated to Children In Need, made jokes about German concentration camps, stamped on the Blue Peter cat and allowed the director-general to eat one of his colleagues - 31st January 2009
  • Barack Obama's got no chance - You may have heard this week that a country on the other side of the world has a new leader and as a result everything is solved - 24th January 2009
  • Clarkson names Top Gear's Stig - The Daily Hellograph tried this week to spoil everyone’s fun by revealing the identity of Top Gear’s Stig - 24th January 2009
  • Why we should all buy a JCB - Earlier this week, TV impressionist and climate campaigner Alistair McGowan revealed that he and some of his eco-luvvie friends had bought a field in the path of the proposed third runway at Heathrow - 17th January 2009
  • Why are we kept in the dark about OUR war? - This morning, thousands of British troops are involved in a war. Gunships are chomping their way through the desert sky. Battles are raging on the ground. People are losing legs. Some are being killed - 10th January 2009
  • We've got our own troubles, Mr Bear - This year, 1,500 people a day will lose their jobs and many will be forced to eat their own arms and legs to stay alive - 3rd January 2009

The Sunday Times:

Column name: Driving

Remit/Info: Car reviews and motoring

Section: Life and style / Driving

Role: Columnist

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Website: TimesOnline

Commissioning editor:

Day published: Sunday

Regularity: Weekly

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BBC Top Gear:

Column name: Clarkson

Column name:

Remit/Info: Motoring and cars

Section: Features

Role: Columnist

Pen-name:

Email: tgweb@bbc.co.uk

Personal website:

Website: Top Gear

Commissioning editor:

Day published: Varies

Regularity: Varies

Column format: Online

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