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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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May 8, 1926 In London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Wildlife on One
Latest Project:
Movie Climate Change: The Facts 2019-04-18
Known For
Poster of Fabulous Frogs
Poster of Autopsy on a Dream
Series Wildlife on One Unknown 2020
Movie Climate Change: The Facts Presenter 2019-04-18
Movie Blue Planet II: One Ocean & The Deep Narrator 2018-05-18
Movie The Queen's Green Planet Himself 2018-04-16
Movie Attenborough and the Giant Elephant Himself - Presenter 2017-12-10
Movie And the Winner Isn't Himself 2017-12-08
Movie Attenborough and the Giant Dinosaur Himself - Presenter 2016-01-24
Movie Attenborough at 90: Behind the Lens Himself 2016-04-30
Movie Zoo Quest in Colour 2016-05-17
Series Planet Earth II Himself - Presenter 2016-11-06
Movie Attenborough's Life That Glows Himself - Presenter 2016-05-09
Series David Attenborough's Conquest of the Skies Unknown 2015-01-03
Movie Attenborough's Paradise Birds Presenter 2015-01-29
Movie David Attenborough Meets President Obama Himself 2015-06-28
Series Great Barrier Reef with David Attenborough Himself - Presenter 2015-12-30
Series The Hunt Narrator 2015-11-01
Movie Natural History Museum Alive Himself 2014-01-01
Series Wild Canada Narrator 2014-03-13
Series Life Story Himself - Presenter 2014-10-23
Movie Fabulous Frogs Himself / Narrator 2014-06-25
Movie Björk: Biophilia Live Himself - Opening sequence voice 2014-10-10
Series David Attenborough's Natural Curiosities Himself - Presenter 2013-01-29
Series Africa Narrator 2013-01-02
Movie Galapagos with David Attenborough Himself 2013-04-17
Movie Edwardian Insects on Film Himself 2013-03-19
Series Micro Monsters 3D with David Attenborough Narrator 2013-06-15
Series David Attenborough's Rise of Animals: Triumph of the Vertebrates Himself 2013-09-20
Movie Autopsy on a Dream Himself 2013-10-20
Movie When Bjork Met Attenborough Himself 2013-07-26
Series Kingdom of Plants Host 2012-05-26
Movie Tales of Television Centre 2012-05-30
Movie Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine Narrator 2012-01-07
Movie Superfish Bluefin Tuna 2012-06-14
Movie Attenborough: 60 Years in the Wild Narrator / Himself 2012-11-16
Movie The Penguin King Narator 2012-10-23
Movie Hummingbirds: Jewelled Messengers Himself - Narrator 2012-06-25
Movie Nature: Birds of the Gods Narrator 2011-01-23
Series Human Planet Narrator 2011-01-13
Series Madagascar Himself - Presenter 2011-02-09
Movie Flying Monsters 3D Himself - Presenter / Narrator 2011-05-06
Movie Super Shark Narrator 2011-12-08
Series Frozen Planet Narrator 2011-10-26
Series All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace Himself 2011-05-23
Movie Attenborough and the Giant Egg Presenter 2011-03-02
Movie The Rite of Passage Himself - Presenter 2010-04-09
Movie Toxic Soup Himself - Presenter and Narrator 2010-01-01
Movie Beautiful Boy Himself - Presenter 2010-09-12
Movie Attenborough's Journey Himself 2010-10-23
Movie Mad and Bad: 60 Years of Science on TV Himself 2010-12-15
Movie Charles Darwin and the Tree of Life Narrator 2009-02-01
Movie Darwin's Struggle: The Evolution of the Origin of Species Presenter 2009-02-02
Series Nature's Great Events Himself - Presenter 2009-02-11
Movie Rabbit Without Ears 2 2009-11-24
Series Life Himself - Narrator 2009-10-11
Movie Uncovering Our Earliest Ancestor: The Link Himself - Presenter / Narrator 2009-04-26
Series Life in Cold Blood Narrator 2008-02-04
Movie Snow Leopard: Beyond the Myth Narrator 2008-01-04
Movie Taken 2008-02-18
Movie Delgo Themself 2008-12-12
Movie The Longshots Himself - Narrator 2008-08-22
Movie 3 A.M. Himself - Presenter 2008-08-12
Series Tiger: Spy In The Jungle 2008-03-30
Movie REALTIME Narrator 2007-01-01
Movie The Passage Himelf - Host 2007-09-09
Series The Alan Titchmarsh Show Unknown 2007-09-03
Movie Trek - Spy on the Wildebeest 2007-01-13
Movie The Truth About Climate Change Himself 2006-01-01
Movie A War on Science David Attenborough 2006-01-26
Movie Dieter - The Movie Presenter/Narrator 2006-03-04
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Series Are We Changing Planet Earth? Unknown 2006-05-24
Series Planet Earth Himself - Narrator 2006-03-05
Movie Gorillas Revisited with Sir David Attenborough Presenter 2005-01-01
Series Life in the Undergrowth himself 2005-11-23
Movie Loop 2005-02-18
Movie The Amber Time Machine Narrator 2004-02-15
Series The Terry and Gaby Show Unknown 2003-06-02
Movie Ultraman Cosmos vs. Ultraman Justice: The Final Battle Himself 2003-08-02
Movie Great Natural Wonders of the World 2002-01-01
Movie Rabbit-Proof Fence Himself - Presenter 2002-02-04
Series The Life of Mammals 2002-11-20
Movie Children's Play Himself - Presenter 2001-06-19
Series The Blue Planet 2001-09-12
Series Friday Night with Jonathan Ross Unknown 2001-11-02
Series State of the Planet Unknown 2000-11-15
Movie The Lost Gods of Easter Island Himself - Presenter 2000-04-24
Movie Werner - Volles Rooäää!!! Narrator/Presenter 1999-09-16
Series The Life of Birds Unknown 1998-10-21
Movie The Dragons Of Galapagos Narrator 1998-01-01
Movie Little Ghost Himself - Narrator 1997-12-30
Movie Survival Island Narrator 1996-01-01
Movie The Private Life of Plants himself 1995-01-01
Series BBC Wildlife Specials 1995-04-14
Movie La scuola Himself - Presenter 1995-04-06
Series Life in the Freezer Presenter/Narrator 1993-11-18
Series The Trials of Life Unknown 1990-10-04
Movie The Trials of Life Presenter/Narrator 1990-10-03
Movie Masque of the Red Death 1989-10-27
Series Lost Worlds, Vanished Lives Presenter 1989-04-23
Series This Morning Unknown 1988-10-03
Movie The Last Minute Himself 1988-01-01
Series The First Eden 1987-03-08
Movie A Zed & Two Noughts Himself - Documentary Narrator (voice) 1985-10-04
Series The Living Planet 1984-01-19
Series Natural World Narrator 1983-10-30
Series Wogan Unknown 1982-05-04
Series Nature Narrator 1982-10-10
Series Life on Earth Unknown 1979-01-16
Series The Tribal Eye 1975-05-27
Series Horizon Unknown 1974-09-02
Series NOVA Narrator 1974-03-03
Movie The Exorcist 1973-12-26
Series Eastward With Attenborough 1973-10-11
Movie King Lear Narrator 1971-02-08
Movie A Blank on the Map Himself - Presenter 1971-12-29
Movie The Beatles: Let It Be 1970-05-13
Series The Miracle of Bali 1969-06-10
Series The People of Paradise 1960-04-21
Series Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-1958 1955-10-25
Series Zoo Quest 1954-12-21
Movie Thy Neighbor's Wife Narrator 1953-09-23
Movie That Forsyte Woman Himself 1949-11-03
Movie Yellow Sky 1948-12-24