It's Tommy Cooper
Himself / Toulouse-Lautrec / Bonnie Prince Charlie / Cyrano de Bergerac / Dick Turpin / Dr. Livingstone / Henry VIII / Julius Caesar / Long John Silver / Mr. Hyde / Robin Hood / Sherlock Holmes / William Shakespeare
He performed in Paul Derval and Michel Gyarmathy's show, "The New 1951 Folies Bergere Revue," at the London Hippodrome in London, England with Maisie Sparks, Joe Latona, Leslie Warren, Freddie Bamberger, Naida, Lili, Cappela & Patricia in the cast. Dick Hurran was director.
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Catchphrase: "Just like that!"
He collapsed on stage while in the middle of his act on a live Sunday evening variety show, falling backwards through the centre of the stage curtain. As he began to snore loudly (often a symptom of a massive heart attack) and as his feet remained protruding underneath the bottom of the curtain the theatre audience assumed this was part of his "failed magic trick" act and continued to roar with ...
Would pretend to bumble his way through a magic trick but often managed to pull it off in the end.