Veteran broadcaster Sir David Frost, the man who interviewed President Nixon and was featured in Ron Howard movie, Frost Nixon, has died. He was 74.

The broadcaster had a sudden fatal heart attack while giving a speech on board cruise ship, the Queen Elizabeth on Saturday night.
Sir David’s career spanned journalism, comedy writing and daytime television presenting, including The Frost Report.


Frost made international news with his no-holds-barred interviews with former US President Richard Nixon.

A statement said: “His family are devastated and ask for privacy at this difficult time. A family funeral will be held in the near future and details of a memorial service will be announced in due course.”

Our thoughts go out to David’s family and friends at this difficult time.