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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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 2004 Doctors (TV Series)
- 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)
 1999 French and Saunders (TV Series)
Darth Sid
- The Phantom Millennium (1999) ... Darth Sid
 1995 Call up the Stars (TV Movie)
Frank Randle
 1983 Rod and Emu's Saturday Special (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1983)
 1970 Two in Clover (TV Series)
- Episode #2.6 (1970) ... Bowler
 1968 Iolanthe (TV Movie)
 1967 Titi-Pu (TV Movie)
The Gatekeeper
 1965 A Slight Case of... (TV Series)
- The Enemy Within (1965)
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At 21, he joined a touring repertory theater company and later appeared in pantomimes as well. See more »

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2 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' 7" (1.7 m)

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He was named BBC TV Personality of the Year in 1976. See more »


His faux deep voice when answering the telephone. See more »



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