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John Inman (1935–2007)


John Inman was born on June 28, 1935 in Preston, Lancashire, England as Frederick John Inman. He was an actor, known for Are You Being Served? (1972), Are You Being Served? (1977) and The Best of 'Are You Being Served?' (1992). He was married to Ron Lynch. He died on March 8, 2007 in Paddington, London, England. See full bio »

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Known For

Are You Being Served?
Are You Being Served? Mr. Wilberforce Clayborne Humphries / Mrs. Annie Humphries
(1972-1985)
Are You Being Served?
Are You Being Served? Mr. Humphries
(1977)
The Best of 'Are You Being Served?'
The Best of 'Are You Being Served?' Mr. Wilberforce Clayborne Humphries / Mrs. Annie Humphries
(1992)
Are You Being Served? Again!
Are You Being Served? Again! Mr. Wilberforce Clayborne Humphries
(1992-1993)

Filmography

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 2004 Doctors (TV Series)
Teddy
- Intolerance (2004) ... Teddy
 2004 Revolver (TV Series)
The Antiques Dealer
- Episode #1.6 (2004) ... The Antiques Dealer
- Episode #1.5 (2004) ... The Antiques Dealer
- Episode #1.4 (2004) ... The Antiques Dealer
- Episode #1.3 (2004) ... The Antiques Dealer
- Episode #1.2 (2004) ... The Antiques Dealer
 2000 The Mumbo Jumbo
Father Chinwag
 2000 Full Mountie (TV Series)
Tailor
 1999 French and Saunders (TV Series)
Darth Sid
- The Phantom Millennium (1999) ... Darth Sid
 1995 Call up the Stars (TV Movie)
Frank Randle
 1970 Two in Clover (TV Series)
Bowler
- Episode #2.6 (1970) ... Bowler
 1968 Iolanthe (TV Movie)
Photographer
 1967 Titi-Pu (TV Movie)
The Gatekeeper
 1966 Hugh and I (TV Series)
- Goodbye Dolly (1966)
 1965 A Slight Case of... (TV Series)
- The Enemy Within (1965)
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Show Show Self (62 credits)
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Other Works:

Along with costar Frank Thornton, he was sampled in "Are You Being Served?", a dance remix of the TV show theme music, credited to a dance music group which called itself Grace Brothers and released as a 4-track single, including remixes, by EMI Records. See more »

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2 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Mr. John Inman

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Trivia:

On December 27, 2005 in the City and London Borough of Westminster, Inman entered into a civil partnership with Ron Lynch, his life partner of 33 years. This was allowed to take place under a new British law that had come into effect the week before which gave official recognition to same-sex relationships by way of civil partnerships, without official recognition by the Church of England. Full ... See more »

Trademark:

His distinctive jaunty walk. See more »

Nickname:

Jazz

Star Sign:

Cancer

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