Tag "Val Parnell"

ATV Icon: Val Parnell

2012 marks 40 years since the man behind Sunday Night at the London Palladium, Val Parnell, died. Here ATV Today celebrates the ITV television executive, theatre manager and impresario.

ATV’s Jack Parnell Dies at 87

As ATV Network’s Head Of Music from its inception in 1955 to 1982 he oversaw some of the biggest theme tunes in British television history, including The Muppet Show, Des O’Connor Show and The Golden Shot.