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Ray Alan (1930–2010)

Ray Alan was born on September 18, 1930 in Greenwich, London, England as Raymond Alan Whyberd. He was a writer and actor, known for Three Little Words (1975), Bootsie and Snudge (1960) and And There's More (1985). He was married to Jane and Greta Maude Motherwell. He died on May 24, 2010 in Reigate, Surrey, England. See full bio »

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Known For

Three Little Words
Three Little Words Himself - Host (1980s)
Bootsie and Snudge
And There's More
The Good Old Days
The Good Old Days Himself - Performer / Himself / Himself, with Lord Charles


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 1985 And There's More (TV Series) (1985-1986)
 1975-1977 The Two Ronnies (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- Episode #6.5 (1977) ... (written by)
- Episode #4.4 (1975) ... (written by)
- Episode #4.3 (1975) ... (written by)
  Bootsie and Snudge (TV Series) (5 episodes, 1962 - 1963) (writer - 6 episodes, 1961 - 1963)
- The Maze (1963) ... (as Ray Whyberd)
- Tickets Please (1963) ... (writer - as Ray Whyberd)
- Blowed If I Know (1963) ... (as Ray Whyberd)
- The Parcel (1963) ... (as Ray Whyberd)
- Down in the Mouth (1963) ... (as Ray Whyberd)
 1963 Hancock (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Assistant (1963) ... (story - as Ray Whyberd)
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Alternate Names:

Ray Alan & Lord Charles | Ray Alan and Lord Charles | Ray Alan with Lord Charles | Ray Whyberd


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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He based the voice of his ventriloquist's puppet Lord Charles on a man that he saw in the audience of a cabaret show. The face was based on Stan Laurel's. See more »

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