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Carol Barnes (I) (1944–2008)

Carol Barnes was born on September 13, 1944 in Norwich, Norfolk, England as Carol Lesley Barnes. She is known for her work on The Big Breakfast (1992), Shaun of the Dead (2004) and Countdown (1982). She was married to Nigel Thomson. She died on March 8, 2008 in Brighton, East Sussex, England. See full bio »

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Known For

The Big Breakfast
The Big Breakfast Guest Newsreader (2001-2002)
Shaun of the Dead
Shaun of the Dead Carol Barnes
Countdown Herself
ITV News
ITV News Newsreader (1991-2004)


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 2010 Steph Olsen: The Power of Money (TV Movie)
Pledge Host
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 1974 Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus (TV Short) (production coordinator)
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 2008 Tonight (TV Series documentary)
Herself - Reporter
- Saving Ed Mitchell (2008) ... Herself - Reporter
 2003 The Second Coming (TV Mini-Series)
Herself (uncredited)
 2002 Celeb (TV Series)
- The Assassin (2002) ... Herself
 1999-2001 Countdown (TV Series)
- Episode #45.9 (2001) ... Herself
- Episode #45.8 (2001) ... Herself
- Episode #45.7 (2001) ... Herself
- Episode #45.6 (2001) ... Herself
- Episode #45.5 (2001) ... Herself
 2000 Seven Days (TV Series)
 1994 Blue Heaven (TV Series)
- Episode #1.5 (1994) ... Herself
 1992 The Big Breakfast (TV Series)
Guest Newsreader (2001-2002)
 1991 Channel Four Daily (TV Series)
Herself - Presenter
- Episode dated 7 August 1991 (1991) ... Herself - Presenter
 1955 ITV News (TV Series)
Newsreader (1991-2004)
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 1999 The Unauthorized 'Star Wars' Story (Video documentary)
Herself (uncredited)

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She was one of the original journalists for LBC (London Broadcasting Company), an independent local radio station founded in 1973. Before this, she worked as a teacher. See more »

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