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Michael Hurll

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Name  Michael Hurll
Children  Jeremy Hurll
Role  Television producer
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Died  September 18, 2012, London, United Kingdom
Spouse  Sandra Jalland (m. 1964–2012)
Movies  David Gilmour Live 1984, Cilla's Goodbye to the '80s
Awards  British Academy Television Craft Special Award
Similar People  Paul Jackson, Norman Stone, Bill Cotton

Michael Hurll (7 October 1936 – 18 September 2012) was a British television producer who specialized in the comedy and light entertainment genres. He produced many British TV shows including The Two Ronnies. Top of the Pops, and Blind Date. He was for many years a producer for the BBC, and later worked for LWT and as an independent producer. He also had a long association with television hosts Cilla Black and Noel Edmonds. At the BBC, he was the producer of The Eurovision Song Contest twice, taking charge of the 1974 contest in Brighton (won by Abba) and again in 1982 in Harrogate.

He was the originator of the British Comedy Awards, and for many years produced them, through his company Michael Hurll Television.

He died of Parkinson's disease in 2012.


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