He became a national TV favourite thanks to the darts-based game show, which ran for 14 years.
Famous for ‘super, smashing, great’ catchphrase, he became a household name on the darts gameshow
Comedian and broadcaster Jim Bowen, who was best known for hosting darts game show Bullseye, has died at the age of 80.
Lancashire-born Jim Bowen, who was best known as the host of ITV's darts-based game show Bullseye in the 1980s and 1990s, began his career as a stand-up comedian in the 1960s.
The former Bullseye presenter Jim Bowen has died aged 80 following a battle with ill health - recalling memories of Northern Ireland footballer George Best's appearance on his iconic gameshow Bullseye.
His wife confirmed the news to BBC Radio Lancashire
The beloved TV presenter and comedian has died after years of ill health, his wife confirmed today