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Benny Hill

Alfred Hawthorne Hill, better known by his stage name Benny Hill (21 January 1924 – 20 April 1992) was an English comedian and actor, notable for his long-running television programme The Benny Hill Show.

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Louise English - Television
... English was chosen by Benny Hill to be one of the original members of Hill's Angels on The Benny Hill Show, and earned a role as a featured performer ... She spent eight years on The Benny Hill Show, dancing with the Hill's Angels and occasionally performing supporting roles in sketches with the show's writer and host ... Her comic timing allowed her to star in sketches that Hill wrote to include her ...
The Benny Hill Show - Programme List
... The Benny Hill Show, broadcast on BBC1 (1955, 1957–1958, 1961, 1964–1966, 1968) - 32 episodes were made ... The Benny Hill Show, broadcast on ATV (1957–1960, 1967) - Nine episodes were made ... The Benny Hill Show, broadcast on Thames (1969–1986, 1988–1989) - 58 episodes were made ...
The Ladybirds - Career
... In 1969, when Benny Hill joined Thames Television, he recruited them to The Benny Hill Show ... In 1971 Hill did a spoof of Top of the Tops, but unusually The Ladybirds were not on that programme ... However, by 1978, when they returned to The Benny Hill Show, purely as backing vocalists rather than actual performers, they also had stopped appearing on Top of ...
Sue Upton
... London) is an English comic actress and dancer, best known for her many appearances on The Benny Hill Show ... She was one of the longest-serving cast members of Benny Hill's stock company, appearing on the show from 1977 to his final programme for Thames Television in 1989 ... Upton also appeared in Benny Hill's World Tour New York, in 1991 ...
Benny Hill - Posthumous Reception
... Although still shown worldwide, The Benny Hill Show has not been shown on UK terrestrial, networked television since a tribute season on Channel 4 in 1992, and not on satellite or cable since a ... To quote his biographer Mark Lewisohn, "In Britain, Benny Hill is taboo" ... On the new Australian channel 7TWO, The Benny Hill Show is shown frequently ...

Famous quotes containing the words benny hill and/or hill:

    That’s what show business is—sincere insincerity.
    Benny Hill (1925–1992)

    One hill will not hold two tigers.
    Chinese proverb.