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Cilla Black (1943–2015)

Cilla Black was born on May 27, 1943 in Liverpool, England as Priscilla Maria Veronica White. She was married to Bobby Willis. She died on August 1, 2015 in Estepona, Spain. See full bio »

Died:

(age 72) in Estepona, Spain

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Known For

Blind Date
Blind Date Herself - Presenter
(1985-2003)
Surprise Surprise!
Surprise Surprise! Herself - Presenter
(1984-2015)
Cilla
Cilla Herself - Host
(1968-1976)
Moment of Truth
Moment of Truth Presenter
(1998)

Filmography

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 2016 World Cup 1966: Alfie's Boys (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Alfie" - uncredited)
 2013 The One and Only Cilla Black (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Liverpool Lullaby (Oh you are a mucky kid)")
 2013 Rude Tube (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Rude'lympics (2013) ... (performer: "Surprise, Surprise" - uncredited)
 2009 ...Sings The Beatles (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "If I Fell" - as Cilla)
 2009 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Scene-Stealing Songs (2009) ... (performer: "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'")
 2000 The Wedding Tackle (performer: "Something Tells Me (Something's Gonna Happen Tonight)")
 1998 Edge of Seventeen (performer: "You're My World")
 1986 First Among Equals (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... (performer: "Anyone Who Had A Heart" - uncredited)
 1968-1978 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes)
- Episode dated 25 May 1978 (1978) ... (performer: "Silly Boy")
- Episode dated 14 July 1977 (1977) ... (performer: "I Wanted to Call it Off")
- Episode dated 20 February 1969 (1969) ... (performer: "Surround Yourself With Sorrow")
- Episode dated 6 June 1968 (1968) ... (performer: "Where is Tomorrow? (Non C'E Domani)")
 1968-1976 Cilla (TV Series) (performer - 18 episodes)
- Episode #8.8 (1976) ... (performer: "Sing a Rainbow")
- Episode #8.6 (1976) ... (performer: "Conversations")
- Episode #8.3 (1976) ... (performer: "Something Tells Me")
- Episode #8.2 (1976) ... (performer: "Imagine")
- Episode #8.1 (1976) ... (performer: "50 Ways to Leave Your Lover", "If I Thought You'd Ever Change Your Mind")
 1975 Alfie Darling (performer: "Alfie Darling")
 1974 The Liver Birds (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Friends at First Sight (1974) ... (performer: "I Don't Know How to Love Him" - uncredited)
 1971 Please Sir! (performer: "La La La Lu (I Love You)")
 1969 Pop Go the Sixties! (TV Movie) (performer: "Anyone Who Had A Heart")
 1968 Work Is a 4-Letter Word (performer: "Work Is a Four-Letter Word")
 1966 Alfie (performer: "Alfie")
 1966 Not Only... But Also (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.1 (1966) ... (performer: "If I Fell")
 1965 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.1 (1965) ... (performer: "September in the Rain", "Goin' Out of My Head" (uncredited))
 1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.32 (1965) ... (performer: "I've Been Wrong Before")
 1964 Ferry Cross the Mersey (performer: "Is It Love?")
 1964 The Royal Variety Performance 1964 (TV Movie) (performer: "You're My World (Il Mio Mondo)")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for Cadbury's Dairy Milk. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 5 Articles | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Cilla Black OBE

Height:

5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I didn't think before that I'd done enough to justify publishing an autobiography but after 40 years in show business I'm now ready to tell my story. See more »

Trivia:

On Saturday 4 January 2003, she announced "on-air" that she was quitting as host of Blind Date (1985) after eighteen years, during a live transmission of the prime-time dating show. The programme's producers had not received prior notice of her decision. See more »

Trademark:

Mary Quant-style hairdos See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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