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Ronnie Barker

Ronnie Barker

English actor, comedian and writer
Ronald William George Barker OBE was an English actor, comedian and writer. He was known for roles in British comedy television series such as Porridge, The Two Ronnies, and Open All Hours.Wikipedia
BornSeptember 25, 1929
HometownBedford, England
Height5'8" (1.73m)
SpouseJoy Tubb
ChildrenCharlie Barker
ParentsLeonard Barker, Edith Barker
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Brian McCardie, Glaswegian actor best known as the menacing Tommy in Line of Duty – obituary

  • Brian McCardie, the Glaswegian actor who has died aged 59, first came to the attention of television viewers in a role on the right side of the law, the baby-faced, cheekily named PC Ronnie Barker in Phil Redmond’s Liverpool-set police series Waterfront Beat (1990-91).

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The character actor Peter Vaughan has died aged 93 on Tuesday morning. Vaughan was a familiar face on British TV, best known performing alongside Ronnie Barker in the prison sitcom Porridge playing Harry Grout, and more recently as Maester Aemon in Game of ThronesPeter Vaughan, star of Porridge and Game of Thrones, dies aged 93.
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