Though most famous for hosting the popular BBC music program Top of the Pops, this British television presenter also narrated both Motorway Cops and Traffic Cops on the BBC One network.
After graduating from North London Polytechnic with a business degree, he began hosting a radio program called Saturday Sport Show.
During his teenage years, he performed in numerous productions with London's National Youth Theatre.
His marriage to Sophie Siegle resulted in children named Sidney and Kit.
He and Spice Girl Emma Lee Bunton co-hosted a Heart FM morning radio show.