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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 an actor and writer, known for Three Little Words (1975), And There's More (1985) and David Nixon's Comedy Bandbox (1966). 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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 1988 Summertime Special (TV Series)
 1988 Bobby Davro's TV Weekly (TV Series)
On-screen Participant
- Bobby Davro's TV Weekly (1988) ... On-screen Participant
 1979 Lennie and Jerry (TV Series)
- Episode #2.2 (1979) ... (as Ray Alan & Lord Charles)
 1974-1977 The David Nixon Show (TV Series)
- Episode #6.4 (1977) ... Guest (as Ray Alan and Lord Charles)
- Episode #4.5 (1975) ... Guest (as Ray Alan and Lord Charles)
- Episode #3.4 (1974) ... Guest (as Ray Alan and Lord Charles)
 1970 David Nixon's Magic Box (TV Series)
- Episode #2.2 (1970)
 1967 Hooray for Laughter (TV Movie)
 1966 David Nixon's Comedy Bandbox (TV Series)
- Episode #1.8 (1966) ... (as Ray Alan and Lord Charles)
- Episode #1.4 (1966) ... (as Ray Alan and Lord Charles)
 1963 Bootsie and Snudge (TV Series)
Alex Flood
- Down in the Mouth (1963) ... Alex Flood (as Ray Whyberd)
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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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