(TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
The Two Ronnies
(TV Series) (writer - 9 episodes, 1971 - 1972) (written by - 7 episodes, 1975 - 1982) (additional material - 3 episodes, 1972 - 1973)
Secombe with Music
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1982) (special material - 1 episode, 1980)
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
(TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
Who Do You Do
(TV Series) (special material - 18 episodes)
(TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
(TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
Twice a Fortnight
(TV Series) (additional material - 1 episode, 1968) (script - 1 episode, 1967)
In 1958 he had a number 1 hit in Finland with a cover of Sheb Wooley's "Purple People Eater".
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Barry Cryer O.B.E. | Barry Cryer OBE
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(1975) took the essential ingredients of classic farce - at its most extreme in the dead body episode - and blended them with the key element of all great British sitcoms: a lead character who's class-obsessed and trapped by his situation. Mainwaring, Steptoe, even Brent... they're all trying to escape their class. Basil wants to run an elegant hotel but is constantly let down by ...
He was awarded the O.B.E. (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2001 Queen's Birthday Honours List for his services to comedy drama.