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Lionel Blair

Lionel Blair was born on December 12, 1931 in Montréal, Québec, Canada as Lionel Ogus. He is known for his work on Give Us a Clue (1979), Name That Tune (1983) and A Hard Day's Night (1964). He has been married to Susan Blair since March 21, 1967. They have three children. See full bio »

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Known For

Give Us a Clue
Give Us a Clue Himself - Team Captain / Himself - Boys' Captain / Himself - Boys Team Captain / Himself / Himself - Team captain
(1979-1991)
Name That Tune
Name That Tune Himself - Host (1986-1987)
(1983)
A Hard Day's Night
A Hard Day's Night T.V. Choreographer
(1964)

Filmography

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 2016 Evil's Evil Cousin (Short) (post-production)
The Dapper Man
 2014 Doctors (TV Series)
Michael Cave
- Bliss (2014) ... Michael Cave
 2013 Being Lionel (Short)
Lionel Blair
 2012 Run for Your Wife
Cyril
 2011 The New Bromantics (TV Series)
Bournemouth Jack
 2010 The One Ronnie (TV Movie)
Monster
 2008 Emmerdale (TV Series)
Lionel Blair
 2001-2004 Revolver (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode #1.4 (2004) ... Various Characters
- Episode #1.0 (2001) ... Various Characters
 2001 Crossroads (TV Series)
Valentine Starwood (2003)
 2000 Daddyfox (TV Movie)
Doctor
 1999 Comedy Lab (TV Series)
Mayor of Ipswich
- The Lenny Beige Television Show (1999) ... Mayor of Ipswich
 1997 Melissa (TV Mini-Series)
Party guests
- Episode #1.3 (1997) ... Party guests
 1991 Lazarus & Dingwall (TV Series)
Duane Blake
- What Happened to the Gerbil? (1991) ... Duane Blake
 1990 Motormouth (TV Series)
- Episode #3.17 (1990)
 1988 Emu's Wide World (TV Series)
Count Rosnopovnevich
- Episode #3.4 (1988) ... Count Rosnopovnevich
- Episode #3.3 (1988) ... Count Rosnopovnevich
- Episode #3.2 (1988) ... Count Rosnopovnevich
 1986-1988 The Kenny Everett Television Show (TV Series)
- Episode #5.6 (1988)
- Episode #5.5 (1988)
- Episode #5.4 (1988)
- Episode #5.3 (1987)
- Episode #5.2 (1987)
 1986 Absolute Beginners
Harry Charms
 1982 Janet and Company (TV Series)
- Episode #2.3 (1982)
 1982 The Jim Davidson Show (TV Series)
- Episode #4.1 (1982)
 1981 Nice to See You! (TV Movie)
Performer
 1973 Bless This House (TV Series)
Jules
- Entente Not So Cordiale (1973) ... Jules
 1972 All Star Comedy Carnival (TV Movie)
ATV Commissionaire
 1971 The Persuaders! (TV Series)
Quinn Travis
- Powerswitch (1971) ... Quinn Travis
 1971 The Dickie Henderson Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.7 (1971)
- Episode #1.6 (1971)
- Episode #1.5 (1971)
- Episode #1.4 (1971)
- Episode #1.3 (1971)
 1966-1967 The Bruce Forsyth Show (TV Series)
- Episode #2.3 (1967)
- Episode #2.2 (1967)
- Episode #1.6 (1966)
 1967 Maroc 7
Hotel receptionist
 1964 A Hard Day's Night
T.V. Choreographer
 1964 Contest Girl
Talk of the Town Producer
 1962 The Main Attraction
Clown (uncredited)
 1961 The Benny Hill Show (TV Series)
Guest Performer
- Episode #5.2 (1961) ... Guest Performer
 1961 The Dickie Henderson Show (TV Series)
- The Dancer (1961)
 1960 The World of Suzie Wong
Dancing Sailor
 1959 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Tommy Nelson
- Light from a Star (1959) ... Tommy Nelson
 1957-1959 Spectacular (TV Series)
Dancer
- Hughie Green (1959) ... Dancer
- The Johnnie Ray Show (1957) ... Dancer
 1958 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Jeffrey
- The Curious Savage (1958) ... Jeffrey
 1955 King's Rhapsody
Dancer in Fantasy Ballet (uncredited)
 1953 The Limping Man
The Dancer
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (21 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (105 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (6 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Tom Stoppard's play, "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead," at the Piccadilly Theatre in London, England with Stephen Frost and Mark Arden in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »
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Trivia:

Although he has become very well known through his varied roles on television, he is by trade a professional dancer. See more »

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Sagittarius

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