Jack Smethurst Has Died

Love Thy Neighbour Actor Jack Smethurst Dies, Aged 89

Sadly the death has been announced of another comic icon: Jack Smethurst, who played Eddie Booth in the the controversial, yet hugely successful, 1970’s sitcom Love Thy Neighbour.

The Daily Star reported that the actor had died peacefully  while surrounded by his loved ones.

Whilst most famous for his role as Eddie Booth in the hit sitcom Love Thy Neighbour




Jack Smethurst had a very long career, appearing in many iconic films and series such as Coronation Street, For The Love Of  Ada




Other roles included: Carry On Sergeant, The Rag Trade, Dinnerladies, Here’s Harry, Watch Your Stern and Doctor At Large.


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