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Pam Ayres

Pam Ayres was born on March 14, 1947 in Stanford-in-the-Vale, Oxfordshire, England. She is an actress and writer, known for Countdown (1982), What's on Next? (1976) and Playbus (1988). She is married to Dudley Russell. They have two children. See full bio »
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Countdown Herself / Herself - Dictionary Corner
What's on Next?
What's on Next? Herself (1976-1977)
Playbus Storyteller
Ken Dodd: An Audience with Ken Dodd
Ken Dodd: An Audience with Ken Dodd Herself (extended version)


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 1998 Rex the Runt (TV Series)
Aunty Brenda
- Under the Duvet (1998) ... Aunty Brenda (voice)
 1990 Playbus (TV Series)
- Episode dated 20 December 1990 (1990) ... Storyteller (voice)
- Episode dated 29 October 1990 (1990) ... Storyteller (voice)
- Episode dated 29 August 1990 (1990) ... Storyteller (voice)
- Episode dated 26 July 1990 (1990) ... Storyteller (voice)
- Episode dated 19 July 1990 (1990) ... Storyteller (voice)
 1983 The Main Attraction (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1983)
 1983 An Evening with Pam Ayres (TV Movie)
 1976 The Black and White Minstrel Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 12 June 1976 (1976) ... Performer
- Episode dated 5 June 1976 (1976) ... Performer
- Episode dated 29 May 1976 (1976) ... Performer
- Episode dated 22 May 1976 (1976) ... Performer
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TV commercial for McCain frozen potato products (voice)

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On receiving the MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) I am good entertainer, I have a made a lot of people laugh. I never really saw myself as a person producing literature, but nevertheless it is a very, very nice thing to be given.


She was awarded the MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2004 Queen's Birthday Honours List for services to Literature and Entertainment. See more »

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