Ronnie Barker

Ronnie Barker

English actor, comedian and writer (1929-2005)
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 (m 1957 - 2005)
ChildrenCharlotte Barker
ParentsLeonard Barker , Edith Barker
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Peter Vaughan: Porridge and Game of Thrones star dies aged 93

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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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1979British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLight Entertainment PerformanceGoing StraightWinner
1979British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLight Entertainment PerformanceThe Two RonniesWinner
1978British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLight Entertainment PerformanceThe Two RonniesWinner
1978British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLight Entertainment PerformancePorridgeWinner
1977British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLight Entertainment PerformanceOpen All HoursNominated