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Freddie Frinton (1909–1968)

Freddie Frinton was born on January 17, 1909 in Grimsby, England as Frederick Bittiner Coo. He was an actor and writer, known for Dinner for One (1963), Meet the Wife (1963) and Dinner for One (1963). He was married to Nora Gratton and Maisie Basil. He died on October 16, 1968 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 59) in London, England, UK

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Dinner for One
Meet the Wife
Meet the Wife Freddie Blacklock
Dinner for One
Trouble in the Air
Trouble in the Air Fred Somers


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 1968 His Favourite Family (TV Movie)
 1967 Wedding Fever (TV Movie)
 1963 Dinner for One (TV Movie)
 1963 Dinner for One (TV Short)
 1961 What a Whopper
Gilbert Pinner
 1960 Make Mine Mink
 1960 Arthur's Treasured Volumes (TV Series)
- Pillbeam of Twickenham (1960) ... Cushie
 1959 The Arthur Haynes Show (TV Series)
- Episode #5.6 (1959)
- Episode #5.5 (1959)
- Episode #5.4 (1959)
- Episode #5.3 (1959)
- Episode #5.2 (1959)
 1956 Stars in Your Eyes
 1953 Forces' Sweetheart
Aloysius Dimwitty
 1948 Trouble in the Air
Fred Somers
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Personal Details

Other Works:

1949: "Sky High". Liverpool Empire, Liverpool, England. Cast list also included; Jimmy Edwards and Joyce Golding.

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He died three weeks before a scheduled new TV-production of his famous sketch Dinner for One (1963). The show was to be re-shot in color. See more »

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