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Danny O'Dea (1911–2003)

Danny O'Dea (born Peter Wrenshall, 22 December 1911) was an actor. Danny O'Dea was a British funnyman born out of the finest Music Hall tradition, left a legacy which spans eight decades and reads like the history of British comedy. He performed alongside some of the biggest names in the business including Arthur Askey, Les Dawson, Dick Emery, John... See full bio »

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Last of the Summer Wine
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Emmerdale Wilf Henshaw


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 1991 Josie (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1991)
 1990 Emmerdale (TV Series)
Wilf Henshaw
- Episode #1.1429 (1990) ... Wilf Henshaw
- Episode #1.1428 (1990) ... Wilf Henshaw
- Episode #1.1427 (1990) ... Wilf Henshaw
 1990 One Foot in the Grave (TV Series)
- The Big Sleep (1990) ... Michael
 1989 Victoria Wood (TV Series)
- The Library (1989) ... Ted
 1988 The Brothers McGregor (TV Series)
Mr. Seddon
- The Record for Marathon Singing (1988) ... Mr. Seddon
 1978-1988 All Creatures Great and Small (TV Series)
Rupe / Tom
- The Pig Man Cometh (1988) ... Rupe
- Faint Hearts (1978) ... Tom
 1987 Rita, Sue and Bob Too!
 1985 Juliet Bravo (TV Series)
Old Man
- Jobs for the Boys (1985) ... Old Man
 1985 The Winning Streak (TV Mini-Series)
- Unexpected Legacy (1985) ... Sam
 1984 Hallelujah! (TV Series)
Rodney Marshall
- Holy Deadlock (1984) ... Rodney Marshall (uncredited)
 1983 Bingo! (TV Movie)
Bingo player
 1979 Ripping Yarns (TV Series)
Man at Gum Factory
- Golden Gordon (1979) ... Man at Gum Factory
 1970 Queenie's Castle (TV Series)
- Trial by Fury (1970) ... Albert
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 1997 25 Years of 'Last of the Summer Wine' (TV Movie documentary)
 1953 The Centre Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 14 April 1953 (1953) ... Himself
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 2004 Britain's Best Sitcom (TV Series)
- One Foot in the Grave (2004) ... Michael (uncredited)
 2003 30 Years of 'Last of the Summer Wine' (TV Movie documentary)
 2000 I Don't Believe It! The 'One Foot in the Grave' Story (TV Special)
Michael (uncredited)

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