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Bill Pertwee (I) (1926–2013)


Bill Pertwee was born on July 21, 1926 in Amersham, Buckinghamshire, England as William Desmond Anthony Pertwee. He was an actor, known for Dad's Army (1968), You Rang, M'Lord? (1988) and Dad's Army (1971). He was married to Marion Pertwee. He died on May 27, 2013 in Truro, Cornwall, England. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 2012 Run for Your Wife
1stMan getting off bus
 1994 Woof! (TV Series)
Arthur
- Getting up Steam (1994) ... Arthur
 1990 Fred the Steam Fugitive (TV Short)
Mr Jenkins
 1987 Edward and Friends (TV Series)
- Edward Joins the Band (1987) ... (voice)
- Edward Goes Jogging (1987) ... (voice)
- Edward Gets the Hiccups (1987) ... (voice)
- Boris Gets a Scooter (1987) ... (voice)
- Wilfred's Treasure (1987) ... (voice)
 1986 Hi-de-Hi! (TV Series)
Angry Camper
- It's Murder (1986) ... Angry Camper
 1984 See How They Run (TV Movie)
Sergeant Towers
 1982 Tom, Dick and Harriet (TV Series)
Barman
- Dog in the Manger (1982) ... Barman
 1981 It Ain't Half Hot Mum (TV Series)
Demob Centre Supervisor
- The Last Roll Call (1981) ... Demob Centre Supervisor
 1979-1980 Worzel Gummidge (TV Series)
Lorry Driver / M.C
- A Cup 'O Tea and a Slice 'O Cake (1980) ... Lorry Driver
- The Scarecrow Hop (1979) ... M.C
 1980 The Dick Emery Hour (TV Movie)
Park Official
 1978-1980 Bernie (TV Series)
- Episode #2.5 (1980)
- Episode #1.3 (1978)
 1978 What's Up Nurse!
Flash Harry Harrison
 1978 What's Up Superdoc!
Woodie
 1975-1977 Larry Grayson (TV Series)
Drunken Cowboy / Shopkeeper / Tax Inspector / ...
- Episode #2.7 (1977) ... Drunken Cowboy / Shopkeeper
- Episode #1.6 (1975) ... Tax Inspector
- Episode #1.5 (1975) ... Police Sergeant
- Episode #1.1 (1975) ... Customs Official
 1975 Confessions of a Pop Performer
Husband with javelin
 1974 Man About the House
Postman
 1973 Billy Liar (TV Series)
Waiter
- Billy and the Long Lunch (1973) ... Waiter
 1973 Frost's Weekly (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode #1.1 (1973) ... Various Characters
 1973 Sykes (TV Series)
- Protest (1973)
 1973 Carry on Girls
Fire Chief
 1973 Love Thy Neighbour
Postman
 1973 Look, Mike Yarwood! (TV Series)
- Episode #3.2 (1973)
 1972-1973 The Dick Emery Show (TV Series)
- Episode #12.8 (1973)
- Episode #12.3 (1973)
- Episode #11.11 (1972)
 1973 The Gordon Peters Show (TV Series)
Regular
 1973 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series)
- The Birthday (1973)
 1973 The Death Wheelers
Publican
 1972 Jackanory Playhouse (TV Series)
Police Inspector
- The Coming of the Kings (1972) ... Police Inspector
 1972 Love Thy Neighbour (TV Series)
The Policeman
- Voodoo (1972) ... The Policeman
 1971 Carry on at Your Convenience
Manager of Whippit Inn (scenes deleted)
 1971 The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins
Cockney Man (segment "Lust")
 1971 Never Mind the Quality, Feel the Width (TV Series)
Dustman
- Weavers to Wearers (1971) ... Dustman
 1971 Father Dear Father (TV Series)
Mr. Duffy
- Housey Housey (1971) ... Mr. Duffy
 1971 Bless This House (TV Series)
Mr. Crawford
- The Morning After the Night Before (1971) ... Mr. Crawford
 1970 Oh in Colour (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode #1.3 (1970) ... Various Characters
- Episode #1.1 (1970) ... Various Characters
 1970 Cribbins (TV Series)
- Episode #2.2 (1970)
 1970 Carry on Loving
Barman
 1969-1970 Two in Clover (TV Series)
Policeman
- Episode #2.5 (1970) ... Policeman
- Episode #2.4 (1970) ... Policeman
- Episode #2.2 (1970) ... Policeman
- Episode #1.7 (1969) ... Policeman
- Episode #1.3 (1969) ... Policeman
 1969 The World of Beachcomber (TV Series)
- Episode #2.6 (1969)
- Episode #2.5 (1969)
- Episode #2.1 (1969)
 1969 The Jimmy Logan Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.6 (1969)
- Episode #1.5 (1969)
 1954 Fast and Loose (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1954)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Beside the Seaside: Century of Seaside Entertainment, Collins & Brown, May 1999, ISBN 1855856948 See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Bill Pertwee MBE

Height:

5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on his cousin Jon Pertwee] He was an actor's actor. He was brilliant on radio - a great voices man. He was also marvellous on stage and television. See more »

Trivia:

He is the godfather to the son of his Dad's Army (1968) co-star Ian Lavender. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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