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George Melly (1926–2007)

George Melly was born on August 17, 1926 in Liverpool, Lancashire, England as Alan George Heywood Melly. He is known for his work on Gallery (1984), Moving Art (1991) and Fame, Fashion and Photography: The Real Blow Up (2002). He was married to Diana (née Dawson) Ashe and Victoria Vaughan. He died on July 5, 2007 in Shepherd's Bush, London, ... See full bio »

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Known For

Gallery Himself - Host
Moving Art
Moving Art Writer
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 1997 Ain't Misbehavin' (TV Mini-Series)
Bing Williams
 1994 Frank Stubbs (TV Series)
- Charity (1994) ... Auctioneer
 1993 Demob (TV Series)
Marshall Gould
- Episode #1.6 (1993) ... Marshall Gould
- Episode #1.4 (1993) ... Marshall Gould
- Episode #1.2 (1993) ... Marshall Gould
 1993 The Princess and the Cobbler
Dwarf (original version) (voice)
 1976 Death of an Informer (TV Movie)
Mr Melly
 1974 Sweet Movie
 1967 Jackanory (TV Series)
- The Tale of Jemima Puddleduck (1967) ... Storyteller
- The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse (1967) ... Storyteller
- The Tale of Samuel Whiskers (1967) ... Storyteller
- The Tale of Benjamin Bunny (1967) ... Storyteller
- The Tailor of Gloucester (1967) ... Storyteller
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Show Show Self (54 credits)
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Other Works:

His books include "Scouse Mouse," "Rum, Bum and Concertina," "Owning Up," "It's All Writ Out for You: Life and Work of Scottie Wilson," "Hooked! Fishing Memories," "Great Lovers," "Revolt into Style: Pop Arts in Britain", "Paris and the Surrealists", "Don't Tell Sybil: Intimate Memoir of E.L.T. Mesens" and "Tribe of One: Great ... See more »

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1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 4 Articles | See more »

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Brother-in-law of Oscar Quitak. See more »


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