Carry On R.I.P.

by RyanJames31 | created - 5 months ago | updated - 5 months ago | Public

Carry On actor's who died. Regular cast roles: 1-11, Recurring actors in main roles: 12-18, Notable recurring actors: 19-27, Other actors in leading roles: 28-46 & Other actors in supporting and minor roles: 47-81

1. Kenneth Williams

Actor | Follow That Camel

The acting bug bit Kenneth Williams when, as a student, his English teacher suggested he try out for a school play. He found that he enjoyed it tremendously, but when he raised the possibility at home of becoming an actor, his father forbade it. Williams was eventually sent to art school in London ...

Kenneth Charles Williams (22 February 1926 – 15 April 1988)

(25 films, and co-presenting That's Carry On!)

Carry On Sergeant, Nurse, Teacher, Constable, Regardless, Cruising, Jack, Spying, Cleo, Cowboy, Screaming!, Don't Lose Your Head, Follow That Camel, Doctor, Up the Khyber, Camping, Again Doctor, Loving, Henry, At Your Convenience, Matron, Abroad, Dick, Behind & Emmannuelle.

2. Joan Sims

Actress | Carry On... Up the Khyber

The First Lady of Carry On, was born Irene Joan Marion Sims on 9 May 1930. The daughter of an Essex railway station master, Joan was interested in pursuing show-business, and soon became a familiar face in a growing number of amateur productions. In 1946, Joan first applied to RADA, her audition ...

Irene Joan Marion Sims (9 May 1930 – 27 June 2001)


Carry On Nurse, Teacher, Constable, Regardless, Cleo, Cowboy, Screaming!, Don't Lose Your Head, Follow That Camel, Doctor, Up the Khyber, Camping, Again Doctor, Up the Jungle, Loving, Henry, At Your Convenience, Matron, Abroad, Girls, Dick, Behind, England & Emmannuelle.

3. Charles Hawtrey

Actor | Follow That Camel

Coming from a theatrical family (although not related to the famous Edwardian actor Sir Charles Hawtrey, he did "borrow" his last name), Charles Hawtrey made his stage debut at age 11 after having spent several years in a prestigious acting school. A string of stage roles followed, and by 1929 his ...

George Frederick Joffre Hartree (30 November 1914 – 27 October 1988)


Carry On Sergeant, Nurse, Teacher, Constable, Regardless, Cabby, Jack, Spying, Cleo, Cowboy, Screaming!, Don't Lose Your Head, Follow That Camel, Doctor, Up the Khyber, Camping, Again Doctor, Up the Jungle, Loving, Henry, At Your Convenience, Matron & Abroad.

4. Sidney James

Actor | Carry On Cleo

The star of the Carry On series of films, Sid James originally came to prominence as sidekick to the ground breaking British comedy actor Tony Hancock, on both radio and then television. Born in Johannesburg, South Africa and named Solomon Joel Cohen, James arrived in England in 1946, second wife ...

Solomon Joel Cohen (8 May 1913 – 26 April 1976)


Carry On Constable, Regardless, Cabby, Cleo, Cowboy, Don't Lose Your Head, Doctor, Up the Khyber, Camping, Again Doctor, Up the Jungle, Loving, Henry, At Your Convenience, Matron, Abroad, Girls & Dick.

5. Kenneth Connor

Actor | Carry on England

The son of a naval officer who ran what were called "concert parties", Kenneth Connor made his stage debut at age two, and by 11 was performing in both a solo act and a doubles act with his brother in various revue shows. He later decided to become a serious actor rather than just a revue performer...

Kenneth Connor, MBE (6 June 1918 – 28 November 1993)


Carry On Sergeant, Constable, Regardless, Cruising, Cabby, Cleo, Up the Jungle, Henry, Matron, Abroad, Girls, Dick, Behind, England & Emmannuelle.

6. Peter Butterworth

Actor | Carry On... Up the Khyber

Peter Butterworth's promising career in the British Navy Fleet Air Arm ended when the plane which he was flying was shot down by the Germans in WW II and he was placed in a POW camp. There he became close friends with Talbot Rothwell (later a writer on the "Carry On" series, on which Butterworth ...

Peter William Shorrocks Butterworth (4 February 1915 – 16 January 1979)


Carry On Cowboy, Screaming!, Don't Lose Your Head, Follow That Camel, Doctor, Up the Khyber, Camping, Again Doctor, Loving, Henry, Abroad, Girls, Dick, Behind, England & Emmannuelle.

7. Hattie Jacques

Actress | Carry on Again Doctor

Best known for playing Matron - as in "ooh, Matron!" - in four films: Carry on Nurse (1959), Carry on Doctor (1967), Carry On Again Doctor (1969) and, of course Carry on Matron (1972). Key roles included: Grace Short in Carry On Teacher (1959), Sophie Bliss in Carry on Loving (1970) and Peggy ...

Josephine Edwina Jaques (7 February 1922 – 6 October 1980)


Carry On Sergeant, Nurse, Teacher, Constable, Regardless, Cabby, Doctor, Camping, Again Doctor, Loving, At Your Convenience Matron, Abroad & Dick.

8. Bernard Bresslaw

Actor | Krull

A RADA scholar who was spotted by Laurence Olivier, Bernard Bresslaw got professional security from the "Carry On" films but was typecast (as TV's The Army Game (1957) had done earlier). He was beginning to extend himself through stage work when, in 1993, just before a performance in "The Taming Of...

Bernard Bresslaw (25 February 1934 – 11 June 1993)


Carry On Cowboy, Screaming!, Follow That Camel, Doctor, Up the Khyber, Camping, Up the Jungle, Loving, At Your Convenience, Matron, Abroad, Girls, Dick & Behind.

9. Patsy Rowlands

Actress | Carry on Again Doctor

Born in 1931, she attended a succession of Convent Schools without any sense of direction until a new elocution teacher recognised her potential, and encouraged her to apply for a Guildhall School of Speech and Drama scholarship. She won it when she was just 15, coming top in the whole of England.


Patricia Amy "Patsy" Rowlands (19 January 1931 – 22 January 2005)


Carry On Again Doctor, Loving, Henry, At Your Convenience, Matron, Abroad, Girls, Dick & Behind.

10. Jack Douglas

Actor | Carry on Columbus

Coming from a theatrical family, Jack Douglas' entry into show business was as a producer, however, not as a performer. His father was a theatrical producer, and Jack followed in his footsteps at an early age--he produced his first show at 15. Douglas showed no interest in the performing end of the...

John Douglas Roberton (26 April 1927 – 18 December 2008)


Carry On Matron, Abroad, Girls, Dick, Behind, England, Emmannuelle & Columbus.

11. Terry Scott

Actor | Carry On... Up the Khyber

A brilliant comic actor Terry Scott was one of the most familiar faces on British television in the 1960s and 70s. At the height of his popularity his classic comedy series, Terry and June, (in which he co-starred with June Whitfield) was watched by 15 million viewers weekly.

Born Owen John Scott in...

Owen John "Terry" Scott (4 May 1927 – 26 July 1994)


Carry On Sergeant, Up the Khyber, Camping, Up the Jungle Loving, Henry & Matron

12. Esma Cannon

Actress | The Rag Trade

Legendary Australian character actress of the British screen, Miss Cannon was without doubt one of the best scene stealing actresses.

Her pixie like looks and extraordinary facial expressions made her a true favourite of many a British movie.

Without her appearances in many a 'Carry On..' film in the...

Esma Ellen Charlotte Littman (née Cannon) (27 December 1905 – 18 October 1972)


Carry On Constable, Regardless, Cruising & Cabby

13. Eric Barker

Actor | Brothers in Law

One of the most familiar faces in British comedy, Eric Barker got his start in show business during World War II, when he was part of the armed forces radio show "Merry Go Round". After the war the show continued, though renamed "The Waterlogged Spa", with Barker and his wife, Pearl Hackney. The ...

Eric Leslie Barker (12 February 1912 – 1 June 1990)


Carry On Sergeant, Constable, Spying & Emmannuelle.

14. Bill Owen

Actor | Last of the Summer Wine

This English actor was born of humble, working class beginnings and became well-known for playing the same kind of blokes on both film and TV. Born William Rowbotham, he was the son of a tram driver and laundress. He knew early on that entertaining was the life for him. He worked in odd jobs as a ...

William John Owen Rowbotham, MBE (14 March 1914 – 12 July 1999)


Carry On Sergeant, Nurse, Regardless & Cabby.

15. Dilys Laye

Actress | Carry On Camping

Raven haired, sometimes blonde (particulary in the earlier years), pretty actress who was born in 1934. Dilys Laye is an actress who is capable of a wide range of roles, from straight drama to comedy.

Starting in the 1950s; she started like most other British film actresses of her era in studio ...

Dilys Laye (11 March 1934 – 13 February 2009)


Carry On Cruising, Spying, Doctor & Camping.

16. Terence Longdon

Actor | Ben-Hur

Terence Longdon appeared in four early black and white Carry Ons. His main roles were in the first two films in the series. In 1958, he had a significant supporting turn as Miles Heywood, an upper crust chap who although doing National Service and coming from a military background, did not want to ...

Terence Longdon (14 May 1922 – 23 April 2011)


Carry On Sergeant, Nurse, Constable & Regardless.

17. Liz Fraser

Actress | I'm All Right Jack

Best known for playing the perpetually dizzy blonde bimbo in several instalments of the Carry On franchise, buxom Liz Frazer (born Elizabeth Joan Winch above a corner shop in south London) acted in repertory theatre and television before breaking into films. Her first role of note was Cynthia, the ...

Elizabeth Joan Winch (14 August 1930 – 6 September 2018)


Carry On Regardless, Cruising, Cabby & Behind.

18. June Whitfield

Actress | Absolutely Fabulous

June Whitfield had a long and successful career that has included musical theatre, films and numerous radio and television performances. Her mother was into amateur dramatics and June had elocution and dancing lessons from an early age. She attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and worked in ...

Dame June Rosemary Whitfield DBE (11 November 1925 – 29 December 2018)


Carry On Nurse, Abroad, Girls & Columbus.

19. Michael Nightingale

Actor | The Return of the Pink Panther

Michael Nightingale was born on October 6, 1922 in Brighton, Sussex, England as Alfred George Cyril Michael Nightingale. He was an actor, known for The Return of the Pink Panther (1975), The Avengers (1961) and Carry on Dick (1974). He was married to Violet J Coleman. He died on May 8, 1999 in ...

Alfred George Cyril Michael Nightingale (6 October 1922 – 8 May 1999)

(13 films)

Carry On Regardless, Cabby, Jack, Cleo, Cowboy, Don't Lose Your Head, Follow That Camel, Camping, Matron, Girls, Dick, England & Emmannuelle.

20. Peter Gilmore

Actor | Carry On... Up the Khyber

German-born Peter Gilmore came to the UK at the age of six, to be raised by relatives. He quit school at age 14, and pursuing his dream of becoming an actor, attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts for a short time, before being expelled. A stint in the army led to the discovery that he had a ...

John Peter Gilmore (25 August 1931 – 3 February 2013)


Carry On Cabby, Jack, Cleo, Cowboy, Don't Lose Your Head, Follow That Camel, Doctor, Up the Khyber, Again Doctor, Henry & Columbus.

21. Marianne Stone

Actress | Lolita

She was one British character player who seemed to show up everywhere on post-war film, stage and TV, although, more times than not, could barely be glimpsed. A most efficient actress, Marianne Stone's career spanned four decades and was primarily enjoyed in bawdy, ribald comedy playing lowbrow or ...

Marianne Stone (23 August 1922 – 21 December 2009)


Carry On Nurse, Constable, Jack, Screaming!, Don't Lose Your Head, Doctor, Up the Khyber, Again Doctor, Henry & Columbus.

22. Anthony Sagar

Actor | Swallows and Amazons

In a career sadly cut short by his death at 52 Anthony Sagar shared a screen with many of the greats of British cinema - Alec Guinness, Michael Redgrave, Tom Courtenay, John Mills and Richard Burton to name a few. He also popped up in 7 of the Carry On series, a Norman Wisdom film, a Ronnie Corbett...

Anthony Sagar (19 June 1920 – 24 January 1973)


Carry On Sergeant, Nurse, Constable, Regardless, Cruising, Screaming! & Loving.

23. Cyril Chamberlain

Actor | A Night to Remember

Cyril Chamberlain was born on March 8, 1909 in Paddington, London, England as Cyril Hugh Basham Chamberlain. He was an actor, known for A Night to Remember (1958), Carry On Cruising (1962) and Hell Below Zero (1954). He was married to Lisa Lee, Stella Smallwood and Barbara Markham. He died on April...

Cyril Chamberlain (8 March 1909 – 5 December 1974)


Carry On Sergeant, Nurse, Teacher, Constable, Regardless, Cruising, Cabby & Spying

24. Gertan Klauber

Actor | Octopussy

Corpulent, bushy-browed Czechoslovakian-born character actor Gertan Klauber was a familiar face on British television, appearing in anything from 'Carry On' comedies to playing a Roman galley master in Doctor Who (1963). In Britain from an early age, he studied acting in Birmingham before moving to...

George Gertan Klauber (5 March 1932 – 1 August 2008)


Carry On Spying, Cleo, Follow That Camel, Doctor, Henry, Abroad & Emmannuelle.

25. Lucy Griffiths

Actress | Sherlock Holmes

Lucy Griffiths was born on April 24, 1919 in Birley, Hertfordshire, England. She was an actress, known for Sherlock Holmes (1964), Doublecross (1956) and The Third Alibi (1961). She died on September 29, 1982 in London, England.

Lucy Griffiths (aka Lucy Griffith) (24 April 1919 – 29 September 1982)


Carry On Nurse, Constable, Regardless, Doctor, Again Doctor & Behind.

26. Joan Hickson

Actress | Miss Marple: Nemesis

Joan Hickson was born in 1906 at Kingsthorpe, Northampton. Her stage career began with provincial theater in 1927, going on to a long series of West End comedies, usually playing the part of a confused or eccentric middle-age woman. She performed at the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, at the time ...

Joan Bogle Hickson, OBE (5 August 1906 – 17 October 1998)


Carry On Nurse, Constable, Regardless, Loving & Girls.

27. Bill Maynard

Actor | Oh No, It's Selwyn Froggitt

Actor and comedian fondly remembered as the curmudgeonly reprobate Claude Jeremiah Greengrass in the long-running nostalgic police drama Heartbeat (1992). Greengrass had been written as a minor background character, but -- given a fair amount of latitude for interpreting his part -- Maynard was ...

Walter Frederick George Williams (8 October 1928 – 30 March 2018)


Carry On Loving, Henry, At Your Convenience, Matron & Dick.

28. Jon Pertwee

Actor | Doctor Who

Jon Pertwee is best known for his portrayal of the Third Doctor on the BBC's science-fiction television series Doctor Who (1963) from 1970 to 1974. He was also the first to play the role following the transition of BBC One from black and white to colour. His 60-year entertainment career included ...

John Devon Roland "Jon" Pertwee (7 July 1919 – 20 May 1996)


Carry On Cleo, Screaming, Cowboy & Columbus.

29. Julian Orchard

Actor | The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother

Julian Orchard was born on March 3, 1930 in Wheatley, England as Julian Dean Chavasse Orchard. He was an actor, known for The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother (1975), Whack-O! (1956) and Carry on Henry VIII (1971). He was married to Susan B. Cartwright. He died on June 21, 1979 in ...

Julian Dean Chavasse Orchard (3 March 1930 – 21 June 1979)


Carry On Don't Lose Your Head, Follow That Camel, Doctor and Henry.

30. Valerie Van Ost

Actress | Carry On Doctor

Valerie Van Ost was born on July 25, 1944 in Berkhamstead, Hertfordshire, England. Van Ost was a dancer as a teenager at the London Palladium theatre prior to embarking on an acting career in both films and TV shows at the age of 17. Best known for her memorable appearances in four "Carry On" ...

Valerie Van Ost (25 July 1944 – 10 September 2019)


Carry On Cabby, Don't Lose Your Head, Doctor, and Again Doctor.

31. Renee Houston

Actress | Repulsion

Renee Houston was born on July 24, 1902 in Johnstone, Renfrewshire, Scotland as Caterina Rita Murphy Gribbin. She was an actress and writer, known for Repulsion (1965), A Girl Must Live (1939) and Carry On at Your Convenience (1971). She was married to Donald Stewart, Patrick Aherne and George ...

Katherina Houston Gribbin (24 July 1902 – 9 February 1980)


Carry On Cabby, Spying & Convenience.

32. John Bluthal

Actor | The Fifth Element

John Bluthal (born 28 March 1929) is a British film and television actor and voice artist, mostly in comedy. He is best known for his work with Spike Milligan, and for his roles in the TV series Never Mind the Quality, Feel the Width and The Vicar of Dibley. He has also worked in the United States ...

Isaac Bluthal (12 August 1929 – 15 November 2018)


Carry On Spying, Follow That Camel & Henry

33. Frankie Howerd

Actor | Up Pompeii

Francis Alick Howerd, who grew up to become popular British comedian Frankie Howerd, was born in 1917 and first set foot on stage at age 4. A Sunday school teacher as a teen, his father, who died in 1934, had been an Army man for most of his life. Not long after Frankie was invited to audition for ...

Francis Alick Howard, OBE (6 March 1917 – 19 April 1992)


Carry On Doctor & Up the Jungle.

34. Windsor Davies

Actor | It Ain't Half Hot Mum

Windsor Davies was born on August 28, 1930 in Canning Town, London, England. He was an actor, known for It Ain't Half Hot Mum (1974), Ring Out an Alibi (1964) and Carry On England (1976). He was married to Eluned (Lynne) Evans. He died on January 17, 2019 in the UK.

Windsor Davies (28 August 1930 – 17 January 2019)


Carry On Behind & England

35. William Hartnell

Actor | Doctor Who

William Hartnell was born on 8 January 1908, just south of St. Pancras station in London. In press materials in the 1940s he claimed that his father was a farmer and later a stockbroker; it turns out that he had actually been born out of wedlock, as his biography "Who's There?" states.

At age 16 he ...

William Henry Hartnell (8 January 1908 – 23 April 1975)


Carry On Sergeant.

36. Ted Ray

Actor | Meet Me Tonight

Ted Ray was very popular as a radio star in such 1950s shows as Ray's A Laugh. Before WWII, he was well known on stage as a variety artiste and was quite an accomplished violinist - an effective part of his act. Perhaps his personality and style were less suitable for television and he did not ...

Charles Olden (21 November 1905 – 8 November 1977)


Carry On Teacher.

37. Imogen Hassall

Actress | Toomorrow

Imogen Hassall is sometimes referred to as "The Countess of Cleavage" as she was better known for her glamorous celebrity than her acting talent. Imogen was born on August 25 1942, in Woking, Surrey, England and rose to prominence in the late 1960s and early 1970s as an international B-movie ...

Imogen Hassall (25 August 1942 – 16 November 1980)


Carry On Loving.

38. Harry H. Corbett

Actor | Carry On Screaming!

Harry H Corbett (he added the "H" to avoid being confused with Sooty's friend) was born in Burma in 1925. His father was an officer in the army. His mother died when he was very young and he moved to England as a child and was brought up in Manchester by an aunt.

After his war service, he joined a ...

Harry H. Corbett, OBE (28 February 1925 – 21 March 1982)


Carry On Screaming!.

39. Phil Silvers

Actor | It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

Phil Silvers was born on May 11, 1911 in Brownsville, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Philip Silver. He was an actor, known for It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963), The Phil Silvers Show (1955) and A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1966). He was married to Evelyn Patrick and ...

Phil Silvers (May 11, 1911 – November 1, 1985)


Follow That Camel.

40. Donald Houston

Actor | Clash of the Titans

Sandy-haired Welsh actor who served in the RAF during World War II and hit paydirt and stardom with his first two British films, The Blue Lagoon (1949) with Jean Simmons, and A Run for Your Money (1949) with Sir Alec Guinness, maintaining his career with lesser distinction in bawdy comedies and ...

Donald Daniel Houston (6 November 1923 – 13 October 1991)


Carry on Jack.

41. Roy Castle

Actor | Carry On... Up the Khyber

Roy Castle was born on August 31, 1932 in Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, England. He was an actor, known for Carry On Up the Khyber (1968), Dr. Who and the Daleks (1965) and The Plank (1967). He was married to Fiona Dickson. He died on September 2, 1994 in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, England.

Roy Castle OBE (31 August 1932 – 2 September 1994)


Carry On Up the Khyber.

42. Dany Robin

Actress | Don't Lose Your Head

This pert, delicate-looking French dish with the piled-high blonde hairdo was a one-time threat to the sexy, kittenish pedestal 'Brigitte Bardot' stood on during the 1950s. Born on April 4, 1927, the lithe and luscious Dany Robin trained as a ballerina as a child and eventually made her way to the ...

Dany Robin (14 April 1927 – 25 May 1995)


Don't Lose Your Head.

43. Susan Stephen

Actress | His Excellency

Born 1931 in London, 50s film actress Susan Stephen made her film debut with His Excellency (1952). Her demure, slightly elfin loveliness seemed to coincide with the duteous daughters and/or faithful wives she played. Although mainly confined to "B" level films, Susan's more noticeable co-star ...

Susan Rennie Stephen (16 July 1931 – 21 April 2000)


Carry On Nurse.

44. Bob Monkhouse

Writer | Dentist in the Chair

One of British TV's most popular performers with a career that spanned over four decades, funny-man Bob Monkhouse started off as a radio broadcaster (1947) and stand-up comic. He earned success early on as a gag writer, partnering with Denis Goodwin.

In 1953, the duo won their own TV show called ...

Robert Alan Monkhouse OBE (1 June 1928 – 29 December 2003)


Carry On Sergeant.

45. Dora Bryan

Actress | A Taste of Honey

Dora Bryan was born on February 7, 1923 in Parbold, Lancashire, England as Dora May Broadbent. She was an actress, known for A Taste of Honey (1961), The Fallen Idol (1948) and Last of the Summer Wine (1973). She was married to Bill Lawton. She died on July 23, 2014 in Hove, East Sussex, England.

Dora May Broadbent, OBE (7 February 1923 – 23 July 2014)


Carry On Sergeant.

46. Lance Percival

Actor | Yellow Submarine

Lance Percival was born on July 26, 1933 in Sevenoaks, Kent, England as John Lancelot Blades Percival. He was an actor and writer, known for Yellow Submarine (1968), Carry On Cruising (1962) and Darling Lili (1970). He died on January 6, 2015 in London, England.

John Lancelot Blades Percival (26 July 1933 – 6 January 2015)


Carry On Cruising.

47. Judith Furse

Actress | Black Narcissus

Judith Furse was born on March 4, 1912 in Camberley, Surrey, England. She was an actress and producer, known for Black Narcissus (1947), Carry On Spying (1964) and Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939). She died on August 29, 1974 in Canterbury, Kent, England.

Judith Furse (4 March 1912 – 29 August 1974)


Carry On Regardless, Cabby & Spying.

48. William Mervyn

Actor | The Ruling Class

William Mervyn was born on January 3, 1912 in Nairobi, Kenya as William Mervyn Pickwoad. He was an actor, known for The Ruling Class (1972), Silas Marner (1964) and The Eustace Diamonds (1959). He was married to Anne Margaret Payne Cooke. He died on August 6, 1976 in London, England.

William Mervyn Pickwoad (3 January 1912 – 6 August 1976)


Carry On Follow That Camel, Again Doctor, and Henry.

49. Harry Locke

Actor | Passport to Pimlico

Harry Locke was born on December 10, 1912 in London, England. He was an actor, known for Passport to Pimlico (1949), Town on Trial (1957) and Comedy Playhouse (1961). He was married to Cordelia Mary Vashti Saleeby. He died on September 7, 1987 in London.

Harry Locke (10 December 1913 – 17 September 1987)


Carry On Nurse, Doctor, and Again Doctor.

50. Fred Griffiths

Actor | Hell Below Zero

Fred Griffiths was born on March 8, 1912 in Ludlow, Shropshire, England as Frederick David Griffiths. He was an actor, known for Hell Below Zero (1954), Carry on Nurse (1959) and Armchair Theatre (1956). He was married to Emily Sadler. He died on August 27, 1994 in London, England.

Fred Griffiths (8 March 1912 – 27 August 1994)


Carry On Nurse, Regardless and Loving.

51. Brian Rawlinson

Actor | The Buccaneers

Brian Rawlinson was born on November 12, 1931 in Stockport, Cheshire, England. He was an actor, known for The Buccaneers (1956), The Onedin Line (1971) and The Adventures of Robin Hood (1955). He died on November 23, 2000 in Exeter, England.

Brian Rawlinson (12 November 1931 – 23 November 2000)


Carry On Cruising, Cleo and Cowboy.

52. Jimmy Thompson

Actor | Carry on Cruising

Jimmy Thompson was born on October 30, 1925 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as James Edward Thompson. He was an actor, known for Carry On Cruising (1962), Carry On Jack (1964) and The Jazz Age (1968). He was married to Nina Brinckley. He died on April 21, 2005 in York, Yorkshire.

James Edward Thompson (30 October 1925 – 21 April 2005)


Carry On Regardless, Jack & Cruising.

53. Martin Boddey

Actor | The Franchise Affair

Martin Boddey was born on April 16, 1907 in Stirling, Scotland as Albert Martin Boddey. He was an actor, known for The Franchise Affair (1951), A Man for All Seasons (1966) and The Naked Lady (1959). He died on October 24, 1975 in London, England.

Albert Martin Boddey (16 April 1907 – 24 October 1975)


Carry On Sergeant and Nurse.

54. Eric Pohlmann

Actor | Theatergarderobe

Born in Vienna. Studied at Max Reinhardt School. Early years as entertainer at Reiss Bar in Vienna. Often appeared at still-existing Raimund-Theater. Met wife, Liselotte, on stage in Brno (now Czech Republic). She escaped to London in 1938, he in 1939, where they married that year. Frequent ...

Eric Pohlmann (German: Erich Pohlmann; 18 July 1913 – 25 July 1979)


Carry On Regardless & Spying.

55. Ambrosine Phillpotts

Actress | Room at the Top

Ambrosine Phillpotts was born on September 13, 1912 in St George Hanover Square, London, England as Ambrosine Marie Phillpotts. She was an actress, known for Room at the Top (1959), Expresso Bongo (1959) and Fredric March Presents Tales from Dickens (1958). She died on October 12, 1980 in Bracknell...

Ambrosine Phillpotts (13 September 1912 – 12 October 1980)


Carry On Regardless and Cabby.

56. Norman Chappell

Actor | Journey to the Unknown

Norman Chappell was born on December 31, 1925 in Lucknow, India as Norman George Chappell. He was an actor and writer, known for Journey to the Unknown (1968), Fire Crackers (1964) and Danger UXB (1979). He died on July 21, 1983 in London, England.

Norman Chappell (31 December 1925 – 21 July 1983)


Carry On Cabby & Henry

57. Irene Handl

Actress | The Italian Job

English character actress best known for her many portrayals of feisty cockney types, ranging from barmaids to landladies, charwomen to cooks. Unlike her working class screen personae, Irene's parentage was quite cosmopolitan, her father a Viennese banker, her mother a French aristocrat - affluent ...

Irene Handl (27 December 1901 – 29 November 1987)


Carry On Nurse & Constable.

58. Ronnie Brody

Actor | Superman III

Ronnie Brody was born on November 6, 1918 in Bristol, England as Ronald James Dougherty. He was an actor, known for Superman III (1983), The Bed Sitting Room (1969) and The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom (1968). He was married to Joan Dainty. He died on May 8, 1991 in Broadstairs, Kent, England.

Ronnie Brody (6 November 1918 – 8 May 1991)


Carry On Don't Lose Your Head & Loving.

59. Larry Martyn

Actor | Department S

Larry Martyn was born on March 22, 1934 in London, England as Lawrence Martyn. He was an actor, known for Department S (1969), Whoops Baghdad! (1973) and Up Pompeii! (1969). He was married to Hilary Martyn. He died on August 7, 1994 in Kent, England.

Lawrence "Larry" Martyn (22 March 1934 – 7 August 1994)


Carry On Convenience and Behind.

60. Noel Dyson

Actress | Prime Suspect

Noel Dyson was born on December 23, 1916 in Newton Heath, Manchester, England as Elsie Noel Dyson. She was an actress, known for Prime Suspect (1991), Father Dear Father (1973) and The Secret Garden (1960). She was married to Harry Judge and Kenneth Edwards. She died on June 29, 1995 in Winchcombe,...

Elsie Noël Dyson (23 December 1916 – 29 June 1995)


Carry On Constable and Cabby.

61. Patrick Cargill

Actor | Help!

Best known for his appearances on British television in the comedy series Father, Dear Father (1968), Patrick Cargill was also a distinguished stage actor and a brilliant farceur. His immaculate timing was known throughout the profession to the point that when directors where casting a certain type...

Patrick Cargill (3 June 1918 – 23 May 1996)


Carry On Regardless and Jack.

62. John Carlin

Actor | Carry on Laughing!

John Carlin was born on November 6, 1929 in Johnstone, Scotland. He was an actor, known for Carry on Laughing! (1975), The Three Musketeers (1966) and Taggart (1983). He died on November 19, 2017 in Gloucestershire, England.

John Carlin (6 November 1929 – 19 November 2017)


Carry On England and Emmannuelle

63. Elizabeth Knight

Actress | Oliver!

Elizabeth Knight was born on November 1, 1944 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England as Elizabeth Helen Knight. She was an actress, known for Oliver! (1968), It's Awfully Bad for Your Eyes, Darling (1971) and Summer Comedy Hour (1965). She died on August 22, 2005 in Hammersmith, London, England.

Elizabeth Knight (1 November 1944 – 22 August 2005)


Carry On Camping & Again Doctor.

64. Hilda Fenemore

Actress | Chance of a Lifetime

Hilda Fenemore was born on April 22, 1914 in St. Pancras, London, England as Hilda Lilian Fenemore. She was an actress, known for Chance of a Lifetime (1950), The Wallet (1952) and Vanity Fair (1987). She was married to Rex Edwards. She died on April 13, 2004 in Hertfordshire, England.

Hilda Lilian Fenemore (22 April 1914 – 13 April 2004)


Carry On Nurse & Constable.

65. Anton Rodgers

Actor | Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Anton Rodgers was born on January 10, 1933 in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, England as Anthony Rodgers. He was an actor, known for Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988), The Merchant of Venice (2004) and The Prisoner (1967). He was married to Elizabeth Garvie and Morna Watson. He died on December 1, 2007 in ...

Anthony "Anton" Rodgers (10 January 1933 – 1 December 2007)


Carry On Cruising and Jack.

66. Wendy Richard

Actress | Are You Being Served?

Wendy Richard was born on July 20, 1943 in Middlesbrough, Cleveland, England as Wendy Emerton. She was an actress, known for Are You Being Served? (1972), Are You Being Served? (1977) and Gumshoe (1971). She was married to John Burns, Paul Glorney, Will Thorpe and Len Black. She died on February 26...

Wendy Emerton (20 July 1943 – 26 February 2009)


Carry On Matron & Girls.

67. Carole Shelley

Actress | Robin Hood

Though English-born, Carole Shelley spent almost her entire award-winning career in the theatre in America, becoming one of Broadway's mainstays and a true pioneer of the American theatre.

Shelley was born in London, England, to Deborah (Bloomstein), an opera singer, and Curtis Shelley, a composer. ...

Carole Augusta Shelley (16 August 1939 – 31 August 2018)


Carry On Regardless and Cabby.

68. E.V.H. Emmett

Writer | Non-Stop New York

E.V.H. Emmett was born on June 18, 1902 in London, England as Edward Victor H. Emmett. He was an actor and writer, known for Non-Stop New York (1937), Sabotage (1936) and Bothered by a Beard (1945). He died on June 7, 1971 in Ealing, London.

E. V. H. Emmett (17 June 1902 - 7 June 1971)


Carry On Cleo.

69. Cecil Parker

Actor | The Lady Vanishes

An air of almost smug disdain would hang over his characters like a grey cloud. Yet he could end up being a ray of sunshine with that cloud. Stage or screen, comedy or drama, playing butler or Lord Commander, Englishman Cecil Parker was born in 1897 and took an avid interest in performing following...

Cecil Schwabe (3 September 1897 – 20 April 1971)


Carry On Jack.

70. Francis De Wolff

Actor | From Russia with Love

Francis De Wolff was born on January 7, 1913 in Essex, England. He was an actor, known for From Russia with Love (1963), A Christmas Carol (1951) and Moby Dick (1956). He was married to Linda Finch, Melissa Dundas and Jean Fairlie. He died on April 18, 1984 in Sussex, England.

Francis de Wolff (7 January 1913 – 18 April 1984)


Carry On Cleo.

71. Peggy Ann Clifford

Actress | Kind Hearts and Coronets

Peggy Ann Clifford was born on March 23, 1921 in Poole, Dorset, England as Peggy Anne Hamley Champion. She was an actress, known for Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949), Chance of a Lifetime (1950) and Rheingold Theatre (1953). She died on May 26, 1986 in Kensington, London, England.

Peggy Ann Clifford (23 March 1921 – 26 May 1986)


Carry On Cleo.

72. Wilfrid Hyde-White

Actor | My Fair Lady

British character actor of wry charm, equally at home in amused or strait-laced characters. A native of Bourton-on-the-Water in Gloucestershire, he attended Marlborough College and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. His stage debut came in 1922, and by 1925 he was a busy London actor. He married ...

Wilfrid Hyde-White (12 May 1903 – 6 May 1991)


Carry On Nurse.

73. Tutte Lemkow

Actor | Raiders of the Lost Ark

Tutte Lemkow was born on August 28, 1918 in Oslo, Norway as Isak Samuel Lemkow. He is known for his work on Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Fiddler on the Roof (1971) and The Guns of Navarone (1961). He was married to Sara Luzita and Mai Zetterling. He died on November 10, 1991 in London, England.

Tutte Lemkow (28 August 1918 – 10 November 1991)


Carry On Spying

74. Bob Todd

Actor | Superman III

Bob Todd was born on December 15, 1921 in Faversham, Kent, England. He was an actor, known for Superman III (1983), Adolf Hitler: My Part in His Downfall (1973) and Funny Man (1980). He died on October 21, 1992 in Sussex, England.

Brian Todd (15 December 1921 – 21 October 1992)


Carry On Again Doctor.

75. Beryl Reid

Actress | The Killing of Sister George

Beryl Reid was the daughter of Scottish parents and grew up in industrial Manchester, England. She left home at the age of 16 to go and work in a shop. She lasted 6 weeks. She applied for and was accepted in a revue in the Summer season in Bridlington. She had no formal training but joined the ...

Beryl Elizabeth Reid, OBE (17 June 1919 – 13 October 1996)


Carry On Emmannuelle.

76. Kenneth Waller

Actor | Are You Being Served?

Kenneth Waller was born on November 5, 1927 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England. He was an actor, known for Are You Being Served? (1972), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968) and Bread (1986). He died on January 28, 2000 in London, England.

Kenneth Waller (5 November 1927 – 28 January 2000)


Carry On Behind

77. Gerald Campion

Actor | Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Gerald Campion was born on April 23, 1921 in Bloomsbury, London, England as Gerald Theron Campion. He was an actor, known for Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968), Carry On Sergeant (1958) and Department S (1969). He was married to Suzie Mark and Jean Symond. He died on July 9, 2002 in Agen, ...

Gerald Theron Campion (23 April 1921 – 9 July 2002)


Carry On Sergeant.

78. Bruce Boa

Actor | Full Metal Jacket

Bruce Boa was born on July 10, 1930 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada as Andrew Bruce Boa. He was an actor, known for Full Metal Jacket (1987), Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Octopussy (1983). He was married to Cherry. He died on April 17, 2004 in Surrey, England.

Andrew Bruce Boa (10 July 1930 – 17 April 2004)


Carry On Emmannuelle.

79. Derek Martinus

Director | Blake's 7

Derek Martinus was born on April 4, 1931 in Essex, England. He was a director and actor, known for Blake's 7 (1978), Doctor Who (1963) and Quick Before They Catch Us (1966). He was married to Eivor. He died on March 27, 2014 in the UK.

Derek Buitenhuis (4 April 1931 – 27 March 2014)


Carry On Sergeant.

80. Rik Mayall

Actor | The Young Ones

Rik Mayall, one of the first and foremost alternative comedians in the UK, was born in a village called Matching Tye, just outside Harlow in Essex. His parents, John and Gillian were both drama teachers. His acting debut was at the age of seven when he appeared in one of his father's stage plays. ...

Richard Michael Mayall (7 March 1958 – 9 June 2014)


Carry On Columbus.

81. Warren Mitchell

Actor | The Trollenberg Terror

Warren Mitchell was born on January 14, 1926 in Stoke Newington, London, England as Warren Misell. He was an actor, known for The Crawling Eye (1958), Jabberwocky (1977) and Carry on Cleo (1964). He was married to Constance Wake. He died on November 14, 2015 in Highgate, London.

Warren Misell (14 January 1926 – 14 November 2015)


Carry On Cleo.

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