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Charlie Chester (I) (1914–1997)

Charlie Chester was born on April 26, 1914 in Eastbourne, Sussex, England as Cecil Victor Manser. He was a writer and actor, known for Red Peppers (1958), Educated Evans (1957) and Musical Playhouse (1959). He was married to Joan Jarvis and Dorita Langley. He died on June 26, 1997 in Twickenham, London, England. See full bio »

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Known For

Red Peppers
Red Peppers George Pepper
(1958)
Educated Evans
Educated Evans 'Educated' Evans
(1957-1958)
Musical Playhouse
(1959)
I Object
I Object Writer
(1965)

Filmography

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 1965 I Object (TV Series) (devised by - 10 episodes)
- Episode #1.10 (1965) ... (devised by)
- Episode #1.9 (1965) ... (devised by)
- Episode #1.8 (1965) ... (devised by)
- Episode #1.7 (1965) ... (devised by)
- Episode #1.6 (1965) ... (devised by)
 1961 Charlie Chester on Laughter Service (TV Series) (script - 13 episodes)
- Episode #1.13 (1961) ... (script)
- Episode #1.12 (1961) ... (script)
- Episode #1.11 (1961) ... (script)
- Episode #1.10 (1961) ... (script)
- Episode #1.9 (1961) ... (script)
 1949-1960 The Charlie Chester Show (TV Series) (writer - 47 episodes)
- Episode #7.10 (1960) ... (writer)
- Episode #7.9 (1960) ... (writer)
- Episode #7.8 (1960) ... (writer)
- Episode #7.7 (1960) ... (writer)
- Episode #7.6 (1960) ... (writer)
 1959 Musical Playhouse (TV Series) (original book - 1 episode)
- A Sparrow in Fleet Street (1959) ... (original book)
 1958 A Christmas Night with the Stars (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1957 The Grand Order of Water Rats presents (TV Series) (script - 1 episode)
- The Water Rat Rag (1957) ... (script)
 1957 Alan Melville Takes You from A-Z (TV Series) (script - 1 episode)
- Q (1957) ... (script)
Show Show Actor (10 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (42 credits)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Cheerful Charlie Chester | Charlie Chester MBE
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Trivia:

He was awarded the MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) in the 1990 Queen's Birthday Honours List for his services to charity. See more »

Nickname:

Cheerful Charlie

Star Sign:

Taurus

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