The Dark Side of Fame with Piers Morgan

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The Dark Side of Fame with Piers Morgan
Genre Documentary
Directed by Colin Lennox
Presented by Piers Morgan
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 1
No. of episodes 8
Producer(s) BBC Scotland
Running time 45 minutes
Original network BBC One
Picture format 16:9 1080i
Audio format Stereo
Original release 8 September (2008-09-08) – 27 October 2008 (2008-10-27)
Related shows Piers Morgan's Life Stories
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The Dark Side of Fame with Piers Morgan is a BBC television series presented by Piers Morgan exploring the downside of fame. The show follows an interview format in which each episode is devoted to one particular celebrity figure who has seen the "dark side of fame". Morgan, a former tabloid editor, questions the guest on these experiences. The show is similar in nature to another show Morgan previously presented on the BBC You can't fire me, I'm famous!.


Date Episode Guest
8 September 2008 1 Pamela Anderson
15 September 2008 2 Jim Davidson
22 September 2008 3 Jason Donovan
29 September 2008 4 Tracey Emin
6 October 2008 5 Mickey Rourke
13 October 2008 6 Nancy Dell'Olio
20 October 2008 7 Bruce Jones
27 October 2008 8 Chantelle Houghton


So far, the show has gained a negative critical reception.[1]


  1. ^ Viner, Brian (9 September 2008). "Last Night's TV: The dark side of fame with Piers Morgan". The Independent. London. Retrieved 25 May 2010. 

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