Bruce Forsyth

Bruce Forsyth

Bruce Forsyth is an entertainer and showman who achieved celebrity on the show Saturday Night at the London Palladium, and has since presented game shows such as The Price is Right, Play Your Cards Right, The Generation Game and You Bet.

Known for his catch phrases, "Nice to see you, to see you nice", "Give us a twirl Anthea", "It's gonna be a good night tonight if you play your cards right", "Good game, good game" and "Brucie Bonus".

 

Bruce Forsyth is one of the U.K.'s most loved and durable stars and has been in show business for more than sixty years. It is a career that began very young when, in the middle of World War Two, he left school and aged 14 began performing professionally billed as Boy Bruce The Mighty Atom.

Sixteen years later in 1958, he became an 'overnight' star when he was chosen to host Sunday Night At The London Palladium and he has remained one of the most influential and popular performers on British television ever since. On New Years Day 2004, BBC2 devoted an evening to him, including showing an extended version of his hosting Have I Got News For You.

In 1998, he was awarded the O.B.E. for his services to the entertainment industry.

His latest starring role is as the host of Strictly Come Dancing the phenomanally successful BBC Show