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Frank Sidebottom (1955–2010)

Frank Sidebottom was born on August 25, 1955 in Ashton on Mersey, Greater Manchester, England as Christopher Mark Sievey. He was an actor and writer, known for No 73 (1982), Endurance UK (1998) and What's Up Doc? (1992). He died on June 21, 2010 in Wythenshawe, Manchester, England. See full bio »

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No 73
No 73 Frank Sidebottom
Endurance UK
Endurance UK Actor
What's Up Doc?
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7T3 Frank Sidebottom / Reg


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 1998 Endurance UK (TV Series)
 1992 Motormouth (TV Series)
- Episode #4.32 (1992)
 1988 7T3 (TV Series)
Reg / Frank Sidebottom
- Episode #1.18 (1988) ... Reg (as Chris Sievey)
- Episode #1.14 (1988) ... Reg (as Chris Sievey)
- Episode #1.11 (1988) ... Frank Sidebottom (as Chris Sievey)
- Episode #1.2 (1988) ... Frank Sidebottom (as Chris Sievey)
 1986-1987 No 73 (TV Series)
Frank Sidebottom
- Episode #8.31 (1987) ... Frank Sidebottom (as Chris Sievey)
- Episode #8.23 (1987) ... Frank Sidebottom (as Chris Sievey)
- Episode #8.21 (1987) ... Frank Sidebottom (as Chris Sievey)
- Episode #8.15 (1987) ... Frank Sidebottom (as Chris Sievey)
- Episode #8.4 (1987) ... Frank Sidebottom (as Chris Sievey)
 1985 TX (TV Series)
Frank Sidebottom
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 2004 Pingu (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1992 Frank Sidebottom's Fantastic Shed Show (TV Series) (uncredited)
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 2008 Magical Timperley Tour (Documentary short)
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 2014/II Frank (dedicatee - as Chris Sievey)
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 2008 Magical Timperley Tour (Documentary short)
Frank Sidebottom
 2007 The Most Annoying Pop Songs.... We Hate to Love (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... Himself
 2007 The Comedy Map of Britain (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #1.4 (2007) ... Himself
 1989 Kazuko's Karaoke Klub (TV Series)
- Episode dated 15 July 1989 (1989) ... Himself
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Chris Sievey's band The Freshies got to #54 in the British Charts in 1981 with "I'm in Love with the Girl on a Certain Manchester Megastore Checkout Desk" (the original title included a reference to the Virgin Manchester Megastore, but this was removed at the request of the BBC).

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Chris Sievey

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