Eric Sykes In Profile

Eric Sykes, 1923 - 2012 Eric Sykes was one of the last remaining Great British post-war comedians, a legend in his own right with a career that spanned over 50 years.  Perhaps best remembered for his sitcoms w...

John Le Mesurier In Profile

John Le Mesurier, 1912 - 1983 A self-confessed "jobbing actor", John Le Mesurier will perhaps be best remembered for his role as Sergeant Wilson in the hit BBC sitcom Dad's Army.  However Le Mesurier appeared ...
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Frankie Howerd In Profile

Frankie Howerd 1917 - 1992 Ooh, Aah, titter ye not, it's wicked to mock the afflicted.  All catchphrases we associate with legendary comedian Frankie Howerd. For almost sixty years Frankie Howerd made us laug...

Jimmy Tarbuck OBE, 1940 – Present

Jimmy Tarbuck OBE, 1940 - Present A national institution, Jimmy Tarbuck is one of Britain's best loved comedians and one the few all time greats still with us.Famous for hosting many a variety show such as...

Eddie Braben In Profile

Eddie Braben, 1930 - 2013 Eddie Braben was an British comedy writer and performer.He will be best remembered for providing material for Morecambe and Wise.  However he also wrote material for David Frost, ...
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Bob Monkhouse In Profile

Bob Monkhouse OBE 1928 - 2003Bob Monkhouse is one of this country's best remembered entertainers and all round comic genius.  Enjoying a career as a successful comedy writer, comedian and actor, he became a...
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The Morecambe And Wise Story

Were These Two Britain's Best Loved Double Act? The famous partnership of Morecambe and Wise, began in 1941, when they were each booked separately to appear in Jack Hylton's revue, Youth Takes a Bow at the Not...

Bernard Manning, In Profile

Bernard Manning, 1930 - 2007 Bernard Manning is perhaps best remembered for his appearances on hit 1970's shows The Comedians and The Wheeltappers and Shunters Social Club.Bernard Manning told jokes about ...

Norman Collier In Profile

Norman Collier, 1925 - 2013 Dubbed by Jimmy Tarbuck as 'the comedian's comedian' Norman Collier was not the most regular face on television, despite a long running career dating back to the 1960's.  Instead pr...

Arthur Lowe – In Profile

Arthur Lowe, 1915 - 1982 Perhaps always remembered for his role as Captain George Mainwaring in Dad's Army,  However he had a long and varied career that lasted right up until his death in 1982.Quick Bio ...