Prolific former journalist whose career spanned over six decades. He was perhaps best known for hosting his own show, Whicker's World, for many years.
After graduating from high school, he joined the British Army and worked in their Film and Photo Unit based out of Italy during the 1940s.
He was once selected as a Commander of the Order of the British Empire, the third highest honor that can be bestowed upon a civilian.
He was with second wife Valerie Kleeman until his death in 2013.
Both he and director Sam Mendes were named Commanders of the Order of the British Empire.