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Ainsley Harriott

Ainsley Harriott was born on February 28, 1957 in London, England. He is an actor, known for Ready, Steady, Cook (1994), Can't Smeg Won't Smeg (1998) and 50 Things to Eat Before You Die (2004). He is married to Claire. They have two children. See full bio »
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Known For

Ready, Steady, Cook
Ready, Steady, Cook Himself - Presenter
Can't Smeg Won't Smeg
50 Things to Eat Before You Die
50 Things to Eat Before You Die Himself - Presenter
Can't Cook Won't Cook
Can't Cook Won't Cook Himself - Host


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 2016 National Lottery Stars 2016 (TV Movie)
 2003 The Mark Steel Lectures (TV Series documentary)
Robert Boyle
- Isaac Newton (2003) ... Robert Boyle
 1993 Red Dwarf (TV Series)
Gelf Chief
- Emohawk: Polymorph II (1993) ... Gelf Chief
 1990-1991 Davro (TV Series)
- Episode #2.1 (1991)
- Episode #1.7 (1990)
- Episode #1.2 (1990)
- Episode #1.1 (1990)
 1988 Hale and Pace (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Margate Vice (1988)
- Episode #1.3 (1988)
- Episode #1.2 (1988)
- Episode #1.1 (1988) ... Various Characters
 1988 The Soulful Shack (Short)
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Other Works:

TV commercial (voiceover) for Covonia Cough Mixture (2003-) See more »

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6' 3" (1.91 m)

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