The Dark Side of Fame with Piers Morgan
|The Dark Side of Fame with Piers Morgan|
|Directed by||Colin Lennox|
|Presented by||Piers Morgan|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|No. of series||1|
|No. of episodes||8|
|Running time||45 minutes|
|Original network||BBC One|
|Picture format||16:9 1080i|
|Original release||8 September– 27 October 2008|
|Related shows||Piers Morgan's Life Stories|
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!.
|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.
- Viner, Brian (9 September 2008). "Last Night's TV: The dark side of fame with Piers Morgan". The Independent. London. Retrieved 25 May 2010.