Michael Parkinson reveals he has prostate cancer

Sir Michael Parkinson in the Royal Box on Centre Court on Wednesday. Credit: PA Wire

Chat show host Sir Michael Parkinson has revealed he has cancer.

The television legend, 78, is currently undergoing radiotherapy for prostate cancer but said he confident of fighting the disease and returning to full health.

Sir Michael said: "It was a great shock, but I have been told to expect to make a full recovery."

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Parkinson has prostate cancer

Chat show host Sir Michael Parkinson has revealed he has cancer. The television legend, 78, is currently undergoing radiotherapy for prostate cancer but said he confident of fighting the disease and returning to full health.