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Bert Lee (I) (1880–1946)

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British screenwriter and songwriter for films and music hall, often in collaboration with R.P. Weston. Best known for the cockney song "Knees Up Mother Brown!".

Died:

(age 65) in Llandudno, Wales, UK

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No Lady
No Lady Writer
(1931)
O-Kay for Sound
(1937)
Please Teacher
(1937)

Filmography

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 2011 Land Girls (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Home to Roost (2011) ... (writer: "Knees Up Mother Brown" - uncredited)
 2005 The Greatest Game Ever Played (writer: "Hello Hello Who's Your Lady Friend?" - as William Herbert Lee)
 1982 Lonely Hearts (writer: "Knees Up Mother Brown" - uncredited)
 1978 Pennies from Heaven (TV Mini-Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The Sweetest Thing (1978) ... (lyrics: "Dreaming a Dream" - uncredited)
 1977 The Mango Tree (lyrics: "Hello, Hello, Who's Your Lady Friend?" - uncredited)
 1976 Aces High (writer: "Goodbye-ee" - uncredited)
 1975 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #14.236 (1975) ... (writer: "Goodbye-ee")
 1972 For the Love of Ada (writer: "Knees Up, Mother Brown" - uncredited)
 1968 Till Death Us Do Part (writer: "Knees Up, Mother Brown" - uncredited)
 1963 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Shy Alfie (1963) ... (writer: "Knees Up Mother Brown" - uncredited)
 1961 Flame in the Streets (writer: "Knees Up, Mother Brown" - uncredited)
 1961 The Night We Got the Bird (writer: "Hello, Hello, Who's Your Lady Friend?" - uncredited)
 1960 The Entertainer (lyrics: "Don't Let 'em Scrap the British Navy" - uncredited)
 1958 The Duke Wore Jeans (writer: "Knees up Mother Brown" - uncredited)
 1949 Passport to Pimlico (writer: "Knees Up Mother Brown" - uncredited)
 1945 Notorious Gentleman (writer: "Good Bye-ee" - uncredited)
 1945 Molly and Me (lyrics: "She Was Poor But She Was Honest" - uncredited)
 1943 Daffy - The Commando (Short) (lyrics: "She Was Poor but She Was Honest" - uncredited)
 1943 Thumbs Up (writer: "Thumbs Up" - uncredited)
 1941 This England (writer: "Hello! Hello! Who's Your Lady Friend?" - uncredited)
 1941 Man Hunt (lyrics: "She Was Poor but She Was Honest" - uncredited)
 1939 Yes, Madam? (lyrics: "What Are You Going to Do If Love Comes?", "From Shore to Shore", "Czechoslovakian Love", "Good Luck", "Yes, Madam", "Cat Duet")
 1939 The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (lyrics: "Hello! Hello! Who's Your Lady Friend" - uncredited)
 1938 We're Going to Be Rich (writer: "Will You Love Me When I'm Mutton")
 1937 Troopship (writer: "Hello! Hello! Who's Your Lady Friend?" - uncredited)
 1937 O-Kay for Sound (writer: "Ta Ta! Ta Ta!", "Noah's Ark" (uncredited))
 1937 The Show Goes On (writer: "Stop and Shop at the Co-op Shop" - uncredited)
 1937 Ryska snuvan (lyrics: "Hello! Hello! Who's Your Lady Friend?") / (writer: "Hello! Hello! Who's Your Lady Friend?")
 1937 Please Teacher (lyrics: "Overture", "Ideas", "Exercise", "Indian Trio", "Mind How You Cross the Road", "Women of History")
 1936 Wife vs. Secretary (lyrics: "She Was Poor But She Was Honest" (1930) - uncredited)
 1935 Sylvia Scarlett (lyrics: "HELLO! HELLO! WHO'S YOUR LADY FRIEND?" - uncredited)
 1933 This Week of Grace (writer: "Heaven Will Protect an Honest Girl")
 1933 That's My Wife (writer: "Hello! Hello! Who's Your Lady Friend?" - uncredited)
 1926 Behind the Lines (Short) (writer: "Good-Bye-ee" - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Playwright: Wrote (w/R.P. Weston) "Black Hand George". NOTE: Filmed as The Black Hand Gang (1930). See more »
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British screenwriter and songwriter for films and music hall, often in collaboration with R.P. Weston. Best known for the cockney song "Knees Up Mother Brown!".

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