Paul O'Grady

Biography: Paul James O'Grady was born on 14 June 1955 in Birkenhead, England. He attended Christian Brothers School and, after his graduation, worked as a clerk in a magistrate's court. During that time he met a woman named Diane Jansen with whom he had a brief affair. Their daughter, Sharyn, was born in 1974. However, Paul felt that he was too young to be a father and decided to travel to Europe where he worked (among other occupations) as a waiter in a brothel in Manila. He returned to England in the 1980s and in 1985 he debuted his drag character, Lily Savage, in the gay bars and clubs throughout London. The character became extremely popular and afforded Paul his own television show, "Live From The Lilydrome", which debuted in 1995. In 2000 he retired the character of Lily Savage and began appearing on television solely as Paul O'Grady. In 2002 Paul suffered a heart attack in his London flat. He now lives on a farm near Kent, England. Paul is currently single and happily devoted toPaul James O'Grady was born on 14 June 1955 in Birkenhead, England. He attended Christian Brothers School and, after his graduation, worked as a clerk in a magistrate's court. During that time he met a woman named Diane Jansen with whom he had a brief affair. Their daughter, Sharyn, was born in 1974. However, Paul felt that he was too young to be a father and decided to travel to Europe where he worked (among other occupations) as a waiter in a brothel in Manila. He returned to England in the 1980s and in 1985 he debuted his drag character, Lily Savage, in the gay bars and clubs throughout London. The character became extremely popular and afforded Paul his own television show, "Live From The Lilydrome", which debuted in 1995. In 2000 he retired the character of Lily Savage and began appearing on television solely as Paul O'Grady. In 2002 Paul suffered a heart attack in his London flat. He now lives on a farm near Kent, England. Paul is currently single and happily devoted to his daughter, with whom he shares a very close relationship. Expand

Paul O'Grady's Scores

  • TV
Average career score: N/A
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of
  2. Mixed: 0 out of
  3. Negative: 0 out of
0 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd The Paul O'Grady Show: Season 11 Sep 21, 2009 Prince Gorgeous tbd
tbd The Paul O'Grady Show: Season 10 Feb 23, 2009 Host tbd
tbd The Paul O'Grady Show: Season 9 Dec 15, 2008 Host tbd
tbd The Paul O'Grady Show: Season 6 Apr 2, 2007 Host tbd
tbd Comic Relief Feb 10, 2007 Presenter tbd
tbd The Paul O'Grady Show: Season 5 Sep 25, 2006 Host tbd
tbd The Paul O'Grady Show: Season 4 Mar 27, 2006 Host tbd
tbd The Paul O'Grady Show: Season 3 Sep 12, 2005 Host tbd
tbd The Paul O'Grady Show: Season 2 Mar 14, 2005 Host tbd
tbd The Paul O'Grady Show: Season 1 Oct 11, 2004 Host tbd