TV commercial for Black Tower German wine
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
8 Interviews |
3 Articles |
4 Magazine Cover Photos |
Leslie Phillips CBE | Leslie Phillips OBE | Lesley Phillips
5' 8½" (1.74 m)
Did You Know?
In a way you can't help being typecast to a certain amount, it means you're successful. [Reflecting on his career on receiving his award of CBE, 07 May 2008]
At age 18, he was called up for army service in the Royal Artillery and soon made a Lance Bombardier and sent for officer training becoming a 2nd Lieutenant and transferred to the Durham Light Infantry. A great deal of training with live ammunition caused him to suffer from a form of shell shock and after various light duties he was demobbed in the Autumn of 1944.
Catchphrases "Helloooo" and "Ding dong!"