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Variety (1936– )

TV Series | 30 min | Comedy, Music

The first ever programme broadcast when regular British television broadcasts commenced (excluding welcome broadcast).
Seasons
1   |   Unknown   See all
Writer
Eric Blore (sketch: "The Disorderly Room")
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Nov 2, 1936

Release date (First episode)
Nov 2, 1936 (United Kingdom)

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Cast

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310 cast members
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Eric Robinson
Self - and his Orchestra Self - and his Orchestra   See fewer
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33
Richard Hearne
Self / Self - Compere Self / Self - Compere   See fewer
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9
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9
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9
Jeanne Ravel
Self - Boyer and Ravel / Self Self - Boyer and Ravel / Self   See fewer
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8
Jack Payne
Self - Jack Payne's Orchestra Self - Jack Payne's Orchestra   See fewer
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8
Ronnie Bowyer
Self - Boyer and Ravel Self - Boyer and Ravel   See fewer
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7
Kathleen Moody
Self / Self - Singer Self / Self - Singer   See fewer
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7
Stanley Andrews
Self - and his Orchestra Self - and his Orchestra   See fewer
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7
Charles Harrison
Self / Self - Performer Self / Self - Performer   See fewer
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6
Nat Allen
Self - and his Orchestra Self - and his Orchestra   See fewer
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6
Robert Harbin
Self / Self - Illusionist Self / Self - Illusionist   See fewer
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4
Ernest Shannon
Self / Self - Impressionist Self / Self - Impressionist   See fewer
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4
Richard Murdoch
Self / Self - Comedian Self / Self - Comedian   See fewer
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4
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4
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4
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4
Sally Rogers
Self - Compere Self - Compere   See fewer
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4
Derek Roy
Self - Compere Self - Compere   See fewer
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4
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4
Dolores Ray
Self - Singer Self - Singer   See fewer
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3
Ronald Frankau
Self / Self - Comedian Self / Self - Comedian   See fewer
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3
Suzette Tarri
Self - Comedienne / Self Self - Comedienne / Self   See fewer
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3
Charlie Higgins
Self - Comedian Self - Comedian   See fewer
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3
Members only
3
Charles Heslop
Self - Compere Self - Compere   See fewer
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3
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3
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3
Jack Warner
Self / Self - Compere Self / Self - Compere   See fewer
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3
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3
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3
The Beverley Sisters
Themselves Themselves   See fewer
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3
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3
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3
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3
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3
Humphrey Lestocq
Self / Self - Comedian / Self - Compere Self / Self - Comedian / Self - Compere   See fewer
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3
The Radio Revellers
Themselves Themselves   See fewer
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3
Brian Reece
Self - Compere / Self Self - Compere / Self   See fewer
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3
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3
Michelle de Lys
Self / Self - Singer Self / Self - Singer   See fewer
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3
Bobbie Dwyer
Self / Self - Dancer Self / Self - Dancer   See fewer
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3
Nornie Dwyer
Self / Self - Dancer Self / Self - Dancer   See fewer
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3
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3
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3
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3
The Lai Founs
Themselves / Themselves - Jugglers Themselves / Themselves - Jugglers   See fewer
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2
Irene Prador
Self / Self - Singer Self / Self - Singer   See fewer
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2
Nina Devitt
Self - Performer Self - Performer   See fewer
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2
Larry Kemble
Self - Unicyclist Self - Unicyclist   See fewer
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2
Walker and Smarte
Themselves - Comedians / Themselves - Jugglers Themselves - Comedians / Themselves - Jugglers   See fewer
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2
Marion and Irma
Self - Performers / Themselves - Dancers Self - Performers / Themselves - Dancers   See fewer
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2
B.C. Hilliam
Self / Self - Compere Self / Self - Compere   See fewer
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2
Sherkot
Self / Self - Silent Comic Self / Self - Silent Comic   See fewer
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2
Joe Young
Self / Self - Comedian Self / Self - Comedian   See fewer
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2
Alexis and Dorrano
Themselves - Apache Dancers Themselves - Apache Dancers   See fewer
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2
A.C. Astor
Self - Ventriloquist Self - Ventriloquist   See fewer
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2
Red Fred
Self - Unicyclist Self - Unicyclist   See fewer
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2
The Griffith Brothers
Themselves - Performers Themselves - Performers   See fewer
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2
Marjorie Holmes
Self - Soubrette Self - Soubrette   See fewer
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2
Miss Lutie
Self - Performer Self - Performer   See fewer
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2
Jock McKay
Self - Comedian Self - Comedian   See fewer
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2
Scott Sanders
Self - Comedian Self - Comedian   See fewer
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2
The Karsovas
Themselves - Dancers / Themselves - Russian Dancers Themselves - Dancers / Themselves - Russian Dancers   See fewer
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Jean Colin
Self / Self - Performer Self / Self - Performer   See fewer
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2
Horace Kenney
Self / Self - Comedian Self / Self - Comedian   See fewer
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Eleanor Farrell
Self - Forsythe, Seamon and Farrell Self - Forsythe, Seamon and Farrell   See fewer
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2
Charlie Forsythe
Self - Forsythe, Seamon and Farrell Self - Forsythe, Seamon and Farrell   See fewer
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Addie Seamon
Self - Forsythe, Seamon and Farrell Self - Forsythe, Seamon and Farrell   See fewer
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Franklyn Bennett
Self - Compere Self - Compere   See fewer
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2
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Jackie Hunter
Self / Self - Compere Self / Self - Compere   See fewer
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2
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2
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2
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Desmond & Marks
Themselves Themselves   See fewer
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2
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2
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Joy Nichols
Self - Compere Self - Compere   See fewer
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2
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Saveen
Self Self   See fewer
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2
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Adele Dixon
Self - Musical Comedienne Self - Musical Comedienne   See fewer
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1
Buck and Bubbles
Dancers / Themselves - Comedians Dancers / Themselves - Comedians   See fewer
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Frank Boston
Self - Juggler Self - Juggler   See fewer
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Joan Collier
Self - Singer Self - Singer   See fewer
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Collinson & Dean
Themselves - Comedians Themselves - Comedians   See fewer
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Edward Cooper
Self - Pianist Self - Pianist   See fewer
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1
The Del Rios
Themselves - Rope-Spinning Themselves - Rope-Spinning   See fewer
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Jack Grayson
Self - Dancer Self - Dancer   See fewer
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Melita Grayson
Self - Dancer Self - Dancer   See fewer
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Cecil Madden
Self - Presentation Self - Presentation   See fewer
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T.K. Marshall
Self - Pipe-Major Self - Pipe-Major   See fewer
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James McPhee
Self - Tenor Self - Tenor   See fewer
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Ernest Mills
Self - Cartoonist Self - Cartoonist   See fewer
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Harry Nesbitt
Banjoist / Self - Comedian Banjoist / Self - Comedian   See fewer
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Max Nesbitt
Banjoist / Self - Comedian Banjoist / Self - Comedian   See fewer
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Olsen and Jean
Themselves - Dancers Themselves - Dancers   See fewer
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George Prentiss
Self - Punch and Judy Self - Punch and Judy   See fewer
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Doreen Pullen
Self - Impressionist Self - Impressionist   See fewer
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Harold Scott
Self - Performer Self - Performer   See fewer
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The Seven Elliotts
Themselves - Performers Themselves - Performers   See fewer
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1
Tony Sympson
Self - Comedian Self - Comedian   See fewer
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Taronita
Self - Juggler Self - Juggler   See fewer
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1
Wendy Toye
Self - and Company - Dancers Self - and Company - Dancers   See fewer
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Sylvia Welling
Self - Singer Self - Singer   See fewer
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1
Robb Wilton
Self - Comedian Self - Comedian   See fewer
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1
Lucienne & Ashour
Themselves - Dancers Themselves - Dancers   See fewer
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1
Alda and Doret
Themselves - Knife Jugglers Themselves - Knife Jugglers   See fewer
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1
Carlos Ames
Self - Harpist Self - Harpist   See fewer
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June Arliss
Self - Comedian Self - Comedian   See fewer
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Billie Baker
Self - Singer Self - Singer   See fewer
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The Bavera Trio
Themselves - Skaters Themselves - Skaters   See fewer
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Eddie Bayes
Self - Comedian Self - Comedian   See fewer
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1
Blum and Blum
Themselves - Acrobats Themselves - Acrobats   See fewer
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1
Arnaut Brothers
Themselves - Clowns Themselves - Clowns   See fewer
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1
Carol Chilton
Self - Dancer Self - Dancer   See fewer
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1
Collinson and Dean
Themselves - Comedians Themselves - Comedians   See fewer
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1
Dawnya and Petrov
Themselves - Performers Themselves - Performers   See fewer
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1
Elsie Day
Self - Entertainer Self - Entertainer   See fewer
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1
The Dehl Trio
Themselves - Dancers Themselves - Dancers   See fewer
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1
Constance Evans
Self - Dancer Self - Dancer   See fewer
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1
Flotsam and Jetsam
Themselves - Entertainers Themselves - Entertainers   See fewer
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1
Freddie Phyllis and Anne
Themselves - Tap Dancers Themselves - Tap Dancers   See fewer
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1
The Geddes Brothers
Themselves - Musical Clowns Themselves - Musical Clowns   See fewer
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1
Ann Gordon
Self - Comedienne Self - Comedienne   See fewer
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1
Rupert Hazell
Self - Entertainer Self - Entertainer   See fewer
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1
Bobbie 'Uke' Henshaw
Self - Musician Self - Musician   See fewer
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1
The Hobart Trio
Themselves - Musicians Themselves - Musicians   See fewer
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1
George Hurd
Self - Juggler Self - Juggler   See fewer
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1
George Jackley
Self - Comedian Self - Comedian   See fewer
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1
Jason and Godfrey
Themselves - Tap Dancers Themselves - Tap Dancers   See fewer
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1
Lewis and Lawn
Themselves - Dancers Themselves - Dancers   See fewer
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1
George Mackenzie
Self - Performer Self - Performer   See fewer
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1
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1
McGill and Vaughan
Themselves - Entertainers Themselves - Entertainers   See fewer
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1
Jack Melville
Self - Club Juggler Self - Club Juggler   See fewer
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1
June Melville
Self - Club Juggler Self - Club Juggler   See fewer
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1
More and Nevard Vine
Themselves - Pianists Themselves - Pianists   See fewer
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1
Ella Myles
Self - Contortionist Self - Contortionist   See fewer
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Ruth Myles
Self - Contortionist Self - Contortionist   See fewer
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Nat Gonella and His Georgians
Themselves - Performers Themselves - Performers   See fewer
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1
Ord Hamilton and his Twentieth Century Melodians
Themseles - Musicians Themseles - Musicians   See fewer
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1
Les Pierrotys
Themselves - Clowns Themselves - Clowns   See fewer
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1
Pamela Randell
Self - Singer Self - Singer   See fewer
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Renee and Godfrey
Themselves - Dancers Themselves - Dancers   See fewer
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1
Billy Russell
Self - Comedian Self - Comedian   See fewer
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Savona
Self - Foot Balancer Self - Foot Balancer   See fewer
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1
The Six Singing Sisters
Themselves - Singers Themselves - Singers   See fewer
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Stetson
Self - Entertainer Self - Entertainer   See fewer
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The Lucerne Skaters
Themselves - Skaters Themselves - Skaters   See fewer
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1
The Seven De Guise Seymours
Themselves - Musical Speciality Themselves - Musical Speciality   See fewer
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Maceo Thomas
Self - Dancer Self - Dancer   See fewer
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Togo
Self - Juggler Self - Juggler   See fewer
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Ivor Vinter
Self - Comedian Self - Comedian   See fewer
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Molly Vyvyan
Self - Comedienne Self - Comedienne   See fewer
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1
The Whirlwinds
Themselves - Skaters Themselves - Skaters   See fewer
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Bransby Williams
Self - Performer Self - Performer   See fewer
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1
Batie and Foster
Themselves - Comedians Themselves - Comedians   See fewer
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Calores and Barri
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Rudy D'Aix
Self - Performer Self - Performer   See fewer
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Jeanne De Casalis
Self - Comedienne Self - Comedienne   See fewer
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Paddy Drew
Self - Cartoonist Self - Cartoonist   See fewer
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Tommy Handley
The Officer The Officer   See fewer
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Nelson Keys
Self - Performer Self - Performer   See fewer
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Pat Kirkwood
Self - Performer Self - Performer   See fewer
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Marietta
Self - Performer Self - Performer   See fewer
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Michel and Hero
Themselves - Performers Themselves - Performers   See fewer
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Roberta Petley
Self - Contortionist Self - Contortionist   See fewer
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Carmen Romero
Self - Spanish Dancer Self - Spanish Dancer   See fewer
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Syd Walker
Self - Comedian Self - Comedian   See fewer
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Wences
Self - Ventriloquist Self - Ventriloquist   See fewer
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1
Albert Whelan
Self - Impressionist Self - Impressionist   See fewer
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1
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1
Joe Astor
Self - Comedy Juggler Self - Comedy Juggler   See fewer
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Michael Bentine
Self - Comedian Self - Comedian   See fewer
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1
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Peter Brough
Self - with Archie Andrews Self - with Archie Andrews   See fewer
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George Elrick
Self - Compere Self - Compere   See fewer
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Amalia Magri
Self - Diseuse Self - Diseuse   See fewer
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Balliol and Merton
Themselves Themselves   See fewer
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Aubyn Rayinski
Self - Saxophonist Self - Saxophonist   See fewer
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Rene
Self - Comedy Juggler Self - Comedy Juggler   See fewer
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Harry Roy
Self - Harry Roy's Tiger Ragamuffins Self - Harry Roy's Tiger Ragamuffins   See fewer
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Tony Sherwood
Self - Comedian Self - Comedian   See fewer
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Sirdani
Self Self   See fewer
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Jack Anton
Self - Compere Self - Compere   See fewer
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Jacques Brown
Self - Compere Self - Compere   See fewer
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Bunin's Puppets
Puppets Puppets   See fewer
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Madeleine Burgess
Self - Compere Self - Compere   See fewer
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Dennis Castle
Self - Compere Self - Compere   See fewer
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Michel Emer
Self - Pianist Self - Pianist   See fewer
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Miff Ferrie
Self - Ferrymen and the Merry Maids Self - Ferrymen and the Merry Maids   See fewer
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Elton Hayes
Self - Compere Self - Compere   See fewer
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Pat Kay
Self Self   See fewer
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Mantovani
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Mayura
Self Self   See fewer
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Freddie Mirfield
Self - and his Orchestra Self - and his Orchestra   See fewer
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Wilfred Pickles
Self - Compere Self - Compere   See fewer
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Cyril Ritchard
Self - Compere Self - Compere   See fewer
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Talbot Rothwell
Self - Compere Self - Compere   See fewer
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The Scots Guards
Themselves Themselves   See fewer
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The Song Pedlars
Themselves Themselves   See fewer
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The Southern Singers
Themselves Themselves   See fewer
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Vi Stevens
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Les Ward
Actor Actor   See fewer
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Norman Wooland
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The Comerford Dancers
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Joe Linnane
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Ray Ellington Quartet
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The Ballet Montmartre
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Boris Pecker
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