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As the ever-reliable stooge to a succession of television comedians, Bella Emberg’s sizeable frame (the butt of endless jokes in less politically correct times)...

Rodney Bewes will be best remembered as the ever-amiable Bob to James Bolam’s always abrasive Terry in two television series that caught the mood...

In later years, Keith Barron came to lament the success of the ITV sitcom that made him a household name. Eric Chappell’s Duty Free...

ITV has established a bursary to fund a young actor from a disadvantaged background attend drama school. It has been created in memory of the...

Trevor Byfield’s career was unusual in its division between his Ziggy Byfield persona – in which he was prominent in the fashion for rock...

As the opinionated, left-wing “Scouse git” son-in-law to Warren Mitchell’s Alf Garnett in Till Death Us Do Part, Tony Booth was the latest –...

From gobby machinist to preening landlady of the Rovers Return, Liz Dawn’s 34 years in Coronation Street made her one of the most familiar...

London mayor Sadiq Khan has become the latest high-profile figure to demand broadcasting regulator Ofcom put new measures in place to improve diversity on...

Peter Whalley earned a place in television lore as the most prolific writer for ITV’s long-running soap opera Coronation Street, contributing 600 episodes over...
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