1 Biographical Movie |
1 Interview |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Ronald Barker | Jonathan Cobbald | Bob Ferris | Jack Goetz | David Huggett | Larry Keith | Ronnie Barker O.B.E. | Ronnie Barker OBE | The Two Ronnies | G. Wiley | Gerald Wiley | Gerard Wiley | Gerald Wilrey
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Known for being a perfectionist, he monitored David Jason's raspberries carefully for volume, tone and duration on The Two Ronnies
(1971) whenever performing "The Phantom Raspberry Blower" sketch; Barker directed him in a sound-booth doing a raspberry version of the 1812 Overture. Jason joked in his autobiography that he would gladly re-stage it at the Royal Albert Hall, and considered "making ...