Ronnie Corbett

Ronnie Corbett

Scottish stand-up comedian, actor, writer, broadcaster, and comedian
Ronald Balfour Corbett CBE was a Scottish actor, broadcaster, comedian and writer. He had a long association with Ronnie Barker in the BBC television comedy sketch show The Two Ronnies.Wikipedia
BornDecember 4, 1930
HometownEdinburgh, Scotland
Net worth$10 million
Height5'1" (1.549m)
SpouseAnne Hart (m 1966 - 2016)
ChildrenAndrew Corbett , Sophie Corbett , Emma Corbett
ParentsAnnie Elizabeth Corbett , William Balfour Corbett
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Top Stories

Would you pass the BBC’s class test?

  • Here’s a question: what did your father (or, in some cases, your mother) do for a living when you were 14? Your answer could determine your chances of getting a job at the BBC, which has announced that by 2027, it wants a quarter of its staff to be from a working-class background – defined by the Social Mobility Commission as “the main parental earner” having a “low socio-economic or working-class occupation”.

Videos

Ronnie Barker's handwritten 'Four Candles' script

Ronnie Barker's handwritten four-page script for the 'Four Candles' sketch is set to sell for £40,000 at auction. The classic scene, first aired by the BBC in 1976, features Barker trying to buy handles for garden forks from Ronnie Corbett. But the pint-sized shop worker misunderstands and pulls four candles out of the drawer.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Noel's House Party
Noel's House Party
0h 50min
1991
Sorry!
Sorry!
0h 30min
1981
No Sex Please - We're British
No Sex Please - We're British
1h 31min
1979
The Two Ronnies
The Two Ronnies
1971
Some Will, Some Won't
Some Will, Some Won't
1h 27min
1970
The Frost Report
The Frost Report
0h 30min
1966

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1976British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLight Entertainment PerformanceThe Two RonniesNominated
1974British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLight Entertainment PerformanceThe Two RonniesNominated
1972British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLight Entertainment PerformanceThe Two RonniesWinner