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Basil Brush

Basil Brush was born in September 1962 in England. He is an actor, known for French and Saunders (1987), Small Time (1955) and Comic Relief 2003: The Big Hair Do (2003). See full bio »

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Known For

French and Saunders
Small Time
Small Time Glove Puppet
The Krankies Klub


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 2004 French and Saunders (TV Series)
- Episode #6.4 (2004)
 1983 The Krankies Klub (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1983)
 1962 Small Time (TV Series)
Glove Puppet
- Episode dated 22 September 1962 (1962) ... Glove Puppet
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1' 6" (0.46 m)

Did You Know?


Ivan Owen provided the voice and actions of Basil. Such was Ivan's belief in the 18 inch high fox, he never allowed himself to be photographed in case it broke Basil's spell. Sadly, he passed away in 2000 following a long battle with cancer.


Catch-phrase: "Boom Boom" & a distinctive laugh

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