Occasionally the Edinburgh Fringe throws up an unexpected surprise, a young upstart performer that takes the Fringe by storm moving onto great things or a show you think you won't like that you end up loving. It's not often that the unexpected surprise takes the form of a (then) 85 year old entertainment legend.
In 2009 DARKCHATTERs David & Katerina went to see "Nicholas Parsons
Happy Hour" and duly provided it with nominations for Best Entertaiment and
Special Awards for "Jo Caulfield" and "Daniel Sloss". Sadly, they lost
but the host deservedly became the first recipient of our
Lifetime Achievement award.
Despite a busy schedule the legend that is Nicholas Parsons gave us this interview: