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Ted Ray (I) (1905–1977)

Ted Ray was very popular as a radio star in such 1950s shows as Ray's A Laugh. Before WWII, he was well known on stage as a variety artiste and was quite an accomplished violinist - an effective part of his act. Perhaps his personality and style were less suitable for television and he did not always seem comfortable in the medium. He was, however... See full bio »


(age 71) in London, England, UK

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Hooray for Laughter
Jokers Wild
Jokers Wild Himself - Team Captain / Himself
The Ted Ray Show
The Ted Ray Show Himself - Presenter


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 1973 Oh, Father! (TV Series)
Uncle Dan
- The Old Adam (1973) ... Uncle Dan
 1973 Away from It All (TV Series)
- A Work of Genius (1973) ... Father
 1966-1971 Jackanory (TV Series)
Storyteller / Storyteller - 'The Magic Giant'
 1969 All Star Comedy Carnival (TV Movie)
 1965 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series)
- Happy Family (1965) ... Ted
 1965 I Object (TV Series)
- Episode #1.10 (1965) ... Counsel
- Episode #1.9 (1965) ... Counsel
- Episode #1.8 (1965) ... Counsel
- Episode #1.7 (1965) ... Counsel
- Episode #1.6 (1965) ... Counsel
 1964 Ninety Years On (TV Movie)
Will Hay
 1961 Does the Team Think? (TV Series)
 1959 It's Saturday Night (TV Series)
 1959 The Crowning Touch
 1957 Pantomania: Babes in the Wood (TV Movie)
 1957 Friday the 13th (TV Movie)
 1953 Escape by Night
Mr. Weston
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Self (48 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (8 credits)

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Other Works:

(autobiography) "My Turn Next" (1963) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Took his stage name from the British professional golfer of the same name. See more »

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