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Chesney Allen (1893–1982)

Chesney Allen was born on April 5, 1893 in Brighton, East Sussex, England. He was an actor, known for Atonement (2007), Here Comes the Sun (1946) and Gasbags (1941). He was married to Aleta Allen. He died on November 13, 1982 in Midhurst, England. See full bio »

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Known For

Atonement Soundtrack
Here Comes the Sun Ches Allen
Gasbags Ches


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 1963 Bud (TV Series)
 1960 Life Is a Circus
 1958 Dunkirk
Chesney Allen (as Flanagan and Allen)
 1957 Together Again (TV Series)
Various characters
- Episode #1.6 (1957) ... Various characters
- Episode #1.5 (1957) ... Various characters
- Episode #1.4 (1957) ... Various characters
- Episode #1.3 (1957) ... Various characters
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... Various characters
 1946 Here Comes the Sun
Ches Allen
 1944 Dreaming
 1943 Theatre Royal
Gordon Maxwell
 1942 We'll Smile Again
Gordon Maxwell
 1941 Gasbags
Ches (as The Crazy Gang/Flanagan & Allen)
 1939 The Frozen Limits
 1938 Alf's Button Afloat
 1937 O-Kay for Sound
 1937 Underneath the Arches
 1935 A Fire Has Been Arranged
Ches (as Flanagan&Allen also)
 1934 Wild Boy
Auctioneer and Bookmaker (as Allen)
 1933 They're Off (Short)
 1932 The Bailiffs (Short)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Patrick Garland, Glanville, Roy Hudd, and his play, "Underneath the Arches," was performed in a 1981 Chichester Festival Production at the Princes of Wales Theatre in London, England with Roy Hudd, Christopher Timothy, Joe Black, Peter Glaze, Julia Sutton, Billy Gray, and Tommy Godfrey in the cast. Roger Redfarn was director. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Flanagan & Allen | Flanagan and Allen | Allen | The Crazy Gang/Flanagan & Allen | Flanagan&Allen also

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In 1915, he enlisted in the 9th Lancers, was sent overseas and rode as a cavalry soldier. He was part of the mounted escort to the 14th Army Corps Commander, Lieutenant General, The Earl of Cavan. When the cavalry was reorganised into infantry, he saw service in Bapaume as a Sergeant in the 10th Battalion Royal West Kents and was twice gassed. See more »



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