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Jackie Wright (I) (1905–1989)

One of twelve children, Jackie Wright started out as a body builder in the car trade, even working for a time in America upholstering Cadillacs. After the Depression he drifted back to his native Belfast and travelled the country as a music-hall trombonist and supporting comic. By the 1960s, Jackie had drifted into television work as an extra on ... See full bio »

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 1985 Video Spotlight (Video)
Various Characters (uncredited)
 1983 Jim Davidson's Special (TV Series)
- Episode #2.1 (1983)
 1981 Benny Hill's Video Revue (Video)
 1980 The Benny Hill Show (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Butch Cafferty and the Fundance Kid (1980) ... Various Characters
 1979 The Jim Davidson Show (TV Series)
Various Roles (1981-1982)
 1976 The Basil Brush Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 23 October 1976 (1976) ... (as Jack Wright)
 1976 Angels (TV Series)
Mr. Stayning
- Day Hospital (1976) ... Mr. Stayning (as Jack Wright)
 1975 Three for All
Old Man (as Jack Wright)
 1974 The Best of Benny Hill
Various Roles
 1973 Whoops Baghdad! (TV Series)
Bottom Pincher / Buyer / Sultan of Bangdor
- Ali and the Thieves (1973) ... Bottom Pincher (as Jack Wright)
- A Cargo of Crumpet (1973) ... Buyer (as Jack Wright)
- Genie of the Bottle (1973) ... Sultan of Bangdor (as Jack Wright)
 1969 School for Sex
Man in Strip-club (uncredited)
 1968 The Benny Hill Show (TV Series)
Various Roles
- Episode #8.4 (1968) ... Various Roles
 1967 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
- The Loser (1967)
 1963 The Dick Emery Show (TV Series)
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Jack Wright


4' 11" (1.5 m)

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Is best remembered as the little old bald guy Benny Hill used to pat on the head.


Little Jackie

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