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Hancock's Half Hour (TV Series 1956–1960) Poster

(1956–1960)

Full Cast & Crew

Series Directed by 

Alan Tarrant ... (unknown episodes)
Duncan Wood ... (uncredited) (51 episodes, 1957-1960)

Series Writing Credits  

Ray Galton ... (57 episodes, 1956-1960)
Alan Simpson ... (57 episodes, 1956-1960)
Johnny Speight ... (1 episode, 1956)

Series Cast  

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 Anthony Aloysius Hancock / ... (57 episodes, 1956-1960)
Sidney James ...
 Sidney Balmoral James / ... (55 episodes, 1956-1960)
Johnny Vyvyan ...
 1st Viking / ... (34 episodes, 1956-1960)
Alec Bregonzi ...
 1st Footballer / ... (23 episodes, 1957-1960)
John Vere ...
 Vicar / ... (23 episodes, 1956-1959)
Hugh Lloyd ...
 Librarian / ... (22 episodes, 1957-1960)
Mario Fabrizi ...
 12th juror / ... (22 episodes, 1956-1959)
James Bulloch ...
 Various Characters / ... (20 episodes, 1956-1960)
Robert Dorning ...
 Policeman / ... (18 episodes, 1959-1960)
Manville Tarrant ...
 1st Stagehand / ... (17 episodes, 1956-1959)
Arthur Mullard ...
 2nd Millionaire / ... (15 episodes, 1957-1960)
Ivor Raymonde ...
 2nd Electrician / ... (14 episodes, 1956-1959)
Patrick Milner ...
 Bull Ring Attendent / ... (13 episodes, 1957-1960)
Ann Marryott ...
 Nurse / ... (11 episodes, 1957-1960)
Evelyn Lund ...
 Actress / ... (11 episodes, 1957-1960)
Richard Statman ...
 2nd Pilot / ... (11 episodes, 1957-1960)
Herbert Nelson ...
 1st Saxon / ... (11 episodes, 1958-1960)
George Crowther ...
 1st Millionaire / ... (11 episodes, 1956-1960)
Laurie Webb ...
 1st Electrician / ... (9 episodes, 1958-1960)
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 Colonel / ... (8 episodes, 1957-1960)
Anthony Shirvell ...
 2nd Stagehand / ... (8 episodes, 1957-1960)
Liz Fraser ...
 Autograph Hunter / ... (8 episodes, 1956-1960)
Claude Bonser ...
 1st Clerk / ... (8 episodes, 1956-1959)
Frank Littlewood ...
 Civic Dignitary / ... (8 episodes, 1959-1960)
Gordon Phillott ...
 British Museum Assistant Librarian / ... (8 episodes, 1956-1960)
Patricia Hayes ...
 Mrs. Cravatte / ... (7 episodes, 1959-1960)
Philip Carr ...
 3rd Man / ... (7 episodes, 1957-1959)
Cameron Hall ...
 Army Officer / ... (7 episodes, 1957-1960)
Totti Truman Taylor ...
 Aunt / ... (7 episodes, 1956-1960)
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 2nd Girl / ... (7 episodes, 1957-1959)
Con Courtney ...
 1st Man in Pub / ... (7 episodes, 1957-1959)
Dennis Chinnery ...
 Actor (Theodore) / ... (7 episodes, 1956-1959)
Alan Simpson ...
 1st Man / ... (7 episodes, 1956-1959)
Peggy Ann Clifford ...
 Air Hostess / ... (6 episodes, 1957-1960)
Leslie Smith ...
 1st Pilot / ... (6 episodes, 1957-1959)
Rose Howlett ...
 Actress / ... (6 episodes, 1956-1959)
Raymond Rollett ...
 Barrister / ... (6 episodes, 1956-1957)
Hattie Jacques ...
 Amorous Lady / ... (6 episodes, 1957-1959)
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 Another Prince Nicolai / ... (6 episodes, 1957)
Harry Lane ...
 Aide / ... (6 episodes, 1957-1959)
Charles Julian ...
 2nd Man / ... (6 episodes, 1957-1960)
Annabelle Lee ...
 Edie / ... (5 episodes, 1959-1960)
Bill Fraser ...
 Clerk in Estate Office / ... (5 episodes, 1957)
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 Actress / ... (5 episodes, 1957-1959)
Graham Leaman ...
 City Gent / ... (5 episodes, 1956-1959)
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 Art dealer / ... (5 episodes, 1956-1959)
Brian Oulton ...
 Australian immigration official / ... (4 episodes, 1959-1960)
Sidney Vivian ...
 Licensee (4 episodes, 1959-1960)
Stuart Hillier ...
 4th Pilot / ... (4 episodes, 1957)
Pamela Manson ...
 Bertha / ... (4 episodes, 1957-1959)
Tom Clegg ...
 Boxer / ... (4 episodes, 1959-1960)
Bruce Wightman ...
 4th Clerk / ... (4 episodes, 1957)
Lionel Wheeler ...
 Matador (4 episodes, 1959)
Terence Alexander ...
 Ex-Major / ... (4 episodes, 1957-1960)
Gwenda Ewen ...
 1st Girl / ... (4 episodes, 1959-1960)
Harry Drew ...
 Ambulance Man / ... (4 episodes, 1957-1959)
Laura Thurlow ...
 5th Girl (4 episodes, 1959-1960)
Ian MacNaughton ...
 Footman / ... (4 episodes, 1956-1957)
Desmond Rayner ...
 Gallery guide #1 (4 episodes, 1956-1957)
Dick Emery ...
 Ballot Teller / ... (3 episodes, 1957)
William Kendall ...
 Juror (3 episodes, 1959-1960)
Ralph Nossek ...
 Prosecuting Counsel (3 episodes, 1959)
Campbell Singer ...
 Mr. Spooner / ... (3 episodes, 1957-1959)
Lynne Cole ...
 1st Girl / ... (3 episodes, 1957-1959)
Peter Allenby ...
 Customs Officer / ... (3 episodes, 1957)
Joanna Douglas ...
 Woman in Library (3 episodes, 1959-1960)
Elizabeth Gott ...
 Lady Councillor / ... (3 episodes, 1957-1959)
Roger Avon ...
 Arthur Dilwater (3 episodes, 1959)
Ann Lancaster ...
 Cynthia - Actress / ... (3 episodes, 1957-1959)
Nancy Roberts ...
 Emily (3 episodes, 1957-1959)
Astor Sklair ...
 Matador (3 episodes, 1959-1960)
Frank Pemberton ...
 Baron Gregoffski (3 episodes, 1956-1959)
Basil Beale ...
 2nd Assistant / ... (3 episodes, 1957)
Eleanor Fazan ...
 Art student / ... (3 episodes, 1956-1960)
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 Miss Medworthy / ... (3 episodes, 1956)
Roger Ostime ...
 1st Flunkey / ... (3 episodes, 1957)
Richard Wattis ...
 Hotelier / ... (2 episodes, 1957-1959)
David Lander ...
 Canadian immigration Official / ... (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Andrew Faulds ...
 D'Arcy Villiers / ... (2 episodes, 1959)
Leslie Perrins ...
 Juror (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Mark Singleton
(2 episodes, 1959)
Edward Malin ...
 Councillor / ... (2 episodes, 1960)
Lala Lloyd ...
 Councillor / ... (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Kenneth Kove ...
 Juror / ... (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Harry Robins ...
 3rd Millionaire (2 episodes, 1957-1960)
Reginald Beckwith ...
 Head of Council Tree Department / ... (2 episodes, 1956-1959)
Raymond Huntley ...
 Doctor (2 episodes, 1957-1959)
Michael Balfour ...
 Charlie / ... (2 episodes, 1957-1959)
Pat Coombs ...
 Matilda / ... (2 episodes, 1957-1958)
Cardew Robinson ...
 'Chalky' White / ... (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Thomas Symonds ...
 Ambulance Man (2 episodes, 1957)
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 Australian Barman / ... (2 episodes, 1959)
Margaret Flint ...
 Mum / ... (2 episodes, 1956-1959)
James Langley
(2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Pat O'Meara ...
 2nd Saxon / ... (2 episodes, 1958-1959)
Patricia Shakesby ...
 3rd Girl (2 episodes, 1959)
Ray Galton ...
 Barracker / ... (2 episodes, 1956-1959)
Fraser White ...
 2nd Flunkey (2 episodes, 1956-1957)
Peter Haigh ...
 Announcer (2 episodes, 1956)
Leonard Sharp ...
 Grand Duke Peter Ilievitch / ... (2 episodes, 1957)
Anna Churcher ...
 Civic Dignitary / ... (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Bert Simms ...
 Mayor (2 episodes, 1959)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1957)
Harold Kasket ...
 Aristotle Thermopylae (1 episode, 1959)
Sam Kydd ...
 First launderette customer (1 episode, 1959)
Austin Trevor ...
 Judge (1 episode, 1959)
Brian Worth ...
 Night club manager (1 episode, 1959)
Joan Heal ...
 Renee - bus conductress (1 episode, 1960)
John Welsh ...
 Police sergeant (1 episode, 1960)
Ian Fleming ...
 Housing Officer (1 episode, 1957)
Dave Freeman ...
 Police Constable (1 episode, 1957)
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 Ex-Captain (1 episode, 1957)
Nora Nicholson ...
 Mrs. Fazackerley (1 episode, 1957)
June Whitfield ...
 Miss Dubois (1 episode, 1957)
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 Mr. W. Procter (1 episode, 1960)
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 Ginger Johnson (1 episode, 1960)
Honor Shepherd
(1 episode, 1960)
Vi Stevens ...
 Dolly (chip shop assistant) (1 episode, 1960)
Ronnie Brody ...
 English Bullfighter (1 episode, 1959)
Henry B. Longhurst ...
 Vicar (1 episode, 1959)
William Mervyn ...
 Council Official (1 episode, 1959)
Andrew Lieven ...
 Police constable (1 episode, 1960)
Gordon Sterne
(1 episode, 1960)
Eileen Way ...
 Mavis Smith (1 episode, 1960)
Mary Reynolds ...
 Miss Perkins (1 episode, 1957)
Philip Ray ...
 Juror (1 episode, 1959)
Michael Ward ...
 1st Restaurant customer (1 episode, 1959)
Bertie Hare
(1 episode, 1960)
Penelope Parry
(1 episode, 1959)
Leonard Sachs ...
 Defending Counsel (1 episode, 1959)
Gibb McLaughlin ...
 Old man in Library (1 episode, 1960)
Denny Dayviss ...
 Cynthia Smallpiece (1 episode, 1960)
Kenneth Firth
(1 episode, 1960)
Eve Patrick ...
 Female Passenger (1 episode, 1959)
Michael Earl
(1 episode, 1960)
Murray Kash
(1 episode, 1960)
Clinton Ffrench ...
 Air Passenger (1 episode, 1957)
Barbara Archer ...
 Girl at Tony's (1 episode, 1959)
Doug Robinson
(1 episode, 1960)
Phyllis Norwood ...
 Wife (1 episode, 1959)
Johnnie Lee
(1 episode, 1960)
Bernice Swanson
(1 episode, 1959)
Joe Enrikie
(1 episode, 1960)
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 First Japanese (1 episode, 1957)
Harry Brunning
(1 episode, 1959)
Len David ...
 Australian Sharebuyer (1 episode, 1959)
Rosamund Lesley
(1 episode, 1959)
Tom McCall ...
 Pianist (1 episode, 1959)
Betty Cardno ...
 Juror (1 episode, 1959)
Sylvia Osborne
(1 episode, 1960)
Brenda Duncan ...
 Mrs. Farley (1 episode, 1957)
Marie Lightfoot ...
 Juror (1 episode, 1959)
John Snagge ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1960)
Esther McPherson ...
 Surveyor's Wife (1 episode, 1957)
Stella Kemball ...
 Passenger (1 episode, 1957)
Susan Cox ...
 Passenger (1 episode, 1957)
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 Dance Instructress (1 episode, 1956)
Leslie Cooper ...
 Art student (1 episode, 1956)
Lorrae Desmond ...
 Secretary (1 episode, 1956)
Chris Dreaper ...
 Hospital patient (1 episode, 1956)
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 Art Connoisseur (1 episode, 1956)
Harold Goodwin ...
 Husband (1 episode, 1956)
Eddie Leslie
(1 episode, 1956)
(1 episode, 1956)
Roy Patrick
(1 episode, 1956)
Harry Smith Hampshire
(1 episode, 1956)
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 Sergeant, Welsh Guards (1 episode, 1956)
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 Army Private (1 episode, 1956)
Constance Wake
(1 episode, 1956)
Edouard Assaly
(1 episode, 1957)
Janet Barrow ...
 Russian Aristocrat (1 episode, 1957)
Angela Crow ...
 Housemaid (1 episode, 1957)
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 Mr. X (1 episode, 1957)
Peter Elliott
(1 episode, 1957)
Max Geldray ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1957)
David Grahame
(1 episode, 1957)
Nicki Grant ...
 Tap Dancer (1 episode, 1957)
Norman Grant ...
 Tap Dancer (1 episode, 1957)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1957)
The Keynotes ...
 Themselves (1 episode, 1957)
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 Spanish Dancer (1 episode, 1957)
Jane Rieger ...
 2nd Girl (1 episode, 1957)
Eugenie Sivyer
(1 episode, 1957)
Stanley Ayres ...
 Strong Man (1 episode, 1959)
John Blythe
(1 episode, 1959)
Betty Davies
(1 episode, 1959)
Ricky Felgate
(1 episode, 1959)
Michael Greenwood
(1 episode, 1959)
Mary Hinton
(1 episode, 1959)
Louise Howard ...
 Singer (1 episode, 1959)
Ann Jay
(1 episode, 1959)
Marla Landi
(1 episode, 1959)
Harry Locke
(1 episode, 1959)
(1 episode, 1959)
Guy Mills ...
 Maharajah (1 episode, 1959)
(1 episode, 1959)
Frederick Schiller
(1 episode, 1959)
Stanley Segal ...
 Arab (1 episode, 1959)
Michael Stainton
(1 episode, 1959)
Una Trimming ...
 4th Girl (1 episode, 1959)
Eve Wynne ...
 Civic Dignitary (1 episode, 1959)
Barbara Evans ...
 Dancer (1 episode, 1960)
Stan Simmonds
(1 episode, 1960)
Ray Grover ...
 Dancer No. 1 / ... (uncredited) (2 episodes, 1957-1960)
Joyce Hemson ...
 Jurywoman (uncredited) (2 episodes, 1957-1959)
Beatrice Ormonde ...
(uncredited) (2 episodes, 1959)
Robert Pitt ...
(uncredited) (2 episodes, 1959)
John Bramley ...
(uncredited) (2 episodes, 1960)
Bert Allison ...
 Juryman (uncredited) (1 episode, 1957)
Alistair Audsley ...
 Juryman (uncredited) (1 episode, 1957)
Victor Bryant ...
 Swiss Gendarme (uncredited) (1 episode, 1957)
Iris Eve ...
 Girl Dancer 2 (uncredited) (1 episode, 1957)
John Herrington ...
 Juryman (uncredited) (1 episode, 1957)
Colette O'Neil ...
 Jurywoman (uncredited) (1 episode, 1957)
Pat Waller ...
 Girl Dancer 1 (uncredited) (1 episode, 1957)
Anthony Wiles ...
 Dancer No. 2 (uncredited) (1 episode, 1957)
Rufus Cruikshank ...
 3rd Saxon (uncredited) (1 episode, 1958)
Nancy Adams ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Keith Ashley ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Carole Brett ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
John Caesar ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Victor Charrington ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Kenneth Cowan ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
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 Night Club Manager (uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Colin Dudley ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Wilfred Greves ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Anthony Jennett ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Leonard Kingston ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Ray Marioni ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Margery Mason ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Bill Matthews ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Norman Miller ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Edwin Morton ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Betty Mowles ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Heather Russell ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Roy Spence ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Norman Taylor ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Joseph Tregonino ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Judi Vague ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Alan Vicars ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Donald Walker ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Philip Howard ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1960)
Sam Mansary ...
(uncredited) (1 episode, 1960)
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Series Produced by 

Duncan Wood ... producer (57 episodes, 1956-1960)
Alan Tarrant ... producer (unknown episodes)

Series Music by 

Angela Morley ... (33 episodes, 1956-1960)

Series Production Design by 

Lawrence Broadhouse ... (9 episodes, 1959-1960)
Stewart Marshall ... (6 episodes, 1956)
Roy Oxley ... (6 episodes, 1957-1959)
George Djurkovic ... (3 episodes, 1957)

Series Makeup Department 

Jill Summers ... makeup supervisor (2 episodes, 1960)
Jean Lord ... makeup supervisor (uncredited) (1 episode, 1957)
Cherry Alston ... makeup supervisor (uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)

Series Art Department 

Lawrence Broadhouse ... designer (15 episodes, 1959-1960)
George Djurkovic ... designer (3 episodes, 1957)
Roy Oxley ... designer (2 episodes, 1957-1959)

Series Sound Department 

Callaghan Reg ... technical supervision (1 episode, 1960)
Bryan Forgham ... sound supervisor (uncredited) (3 episodes, 1957-1960)
Chick Anthony ... grams operator (uncredited) (2 episodes, 1957-1959)
Dennis O'Grady ... grams operator (uncredited) (1 episode, 1960)

Series Camera and Electrical Department 

Sam Barclay ... lighting supervisor (2 episodes, 1960)
Ken Major ... camera (1 episode, 1959)
Jimmy Richardson ... lighting supervisor (uncredited) (2 episodes, 1957-1959)

Series Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Helen Malcolm ... costume supervisor (3 episodes, 1959-1960)
Mrs. Robb ... wardrobe supervisor (1 episode, 1957)

Series Editorial Department 

Nellie Southcott ... vision mixer (uncredited) (2 episodes, 1957-1959)
Phyllis Stein ... vision mixer (uncredited) (1 episode, 1960)

Series Music Department 

Angela Morley ... conductor / composer: theme music / arranger: incidental music / incidental music / arranger / music arranger: incidental music (37 episodes, 1957-1960)
Robert Sharples ... conductor / arranger: incidental music / music arranger: incidental music / orchestra director (7 episodes, 1956-1957)
Bert Waller ... musician: pianist (1 episode, 1960)

Series Other crew 

Valerie Willis ... production assistant (3 episodes, 1957-1960)
John Rickword ... assistant floor manager / floor manager (2 episodes, 1957-1959)
Elsa Bradley ... production secretary (1 episode, 1957)
Margaret Brabham ... production secretary (1 episode, 1959)
Eleanor Fazan ... choreographer (1 episode, 1960)
Gerry Mill ... assistant floor manager (uncredited) (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Patrick Dowling ... floor manager (uncredited) (1 episode, 1957)
Philip Dudley ... call boy (uncredited) (1 episode, 1957)
Roger Race ... call boy (uncredited) (1 episode, 1959)
Pamela Berg ... production secretary (uncredited) (1 episode, 1960)
Harold Snoad ... call boy (uncredited) (1 episode, 1960)

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