Jeremy Lloyd
English actor and writer
Jeremy Lloyd
Jeremy Lloyd OBE is an English writer, screenwriter, author and actor, best known as co-author and writer of several successful British sitcoms.
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'Are You Being Served' Actor Dies At Age 92
Huffington Post - almost 4 years
LONDON — British actor Frank Thornton – best known as Captain Peacock in the long-running television comedy "Are You Being Served?" – has died at age 92, his agent said Monday. The actor is best remembered by British audiences for his comic role in the innuendo-laden hit sitcom, which ran from the 1970s to 1985. He played a mustachioed, pompous floor manager who oversaw his fellow shop workers in a department store. Thornton's agent, David Daly, said that the actor died in his sleep in his home in London in the early hours of Saturday. Born in Dulwich, south London, Thornton had worked in insurance after leaving school but took evening classes to become an actor. He soon took up stage acting and played in London's West End, before serving in the Royal Air Force during World War II. In the 1950s, while still doing theater, he began to branch into television comedy. He appeared on "The Benny Hill Show" and other comedy programs, and also took a small role in t ...
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Tremont and Heritage Center partner to celebrate Appalachian life - Blount Today
Google News - over 5 years
Pictured are Dawn Dextraze, Ian Lubey, Tiffany Beach, Heather Davis, Mary Silver, Lydia Reese, Zac Schnell, Amy Wilson, Elizabeth Davis, Kathleen Durkin, Jeremy Lloyd, Sandra Byrd and Michaela Pruitt. For fans of “all things Appalachian,” the Great
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New UNT tight end boosting skills as receiver - Denton Record Chronicle
Google News - over 5 years
Jeremy Lloyd was one of his high school coaches. He played for me [at Iowa State] and played in the NFL. He told me we would love Laramie, and boy was he right. We didn't go wrong bringing him in.” BRETT VITO can be reached at 940-566-6870
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A musical trip through the decades - Ipswich Queensland Times
Google News - over 5 years
Choir members Dale Stevens (front), Rena Stevens (left), Jeremy Lloyd and Karen Bradberry are ready to perform hits from the past six decades. HIT songs of the past are sure to attract a crowd to the Blackstone-Ipswich Cambrian Choir's upcoming theatre
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Thriller keeps you guessing to the end - Matlock Today
Google News - over 5 years
Ben Roddy (Ross), Jo Castleton (Fay) and Jeremy Lloyd-Thomas (Julian) are the principals, with excellent back-up from Susan Earnshaw, Chris Sheridan, Karen Henson (who appeared in the very first Colin McIntyre Thriller Season), Nicholas Briggs,
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September 2011 Geology highlights: New research posted Aug. 5 - PhysOrg.com (press release)
Google News - over 5 years
Jeremy Lloyd of Durham University and colleagues investigated Jakobshavn Glacier, one of Greenland's largest glaciers, that drains ~7% of the ice sheet. Based on marine organisms preserved in ocean sediments, Lloyd and colleagues show a close
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Football: UNT picks up pair of commitments - Denton Record Chronicle
Google News - over 5 years
Sir Calvin Wallace heard all about Dan McCarney and what he accomplished at Iowa State once he arrived at Tyler Chapel Hill before last season and got to know Jeremy Lloyd. Lloyd played for McCarney at ISU before becoming
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Donald Hewlett - Telegraph.co.uk
Google News - over 5 years
Although it was widely derided, Croft and his co-writer Jeremy Lloyd maintained that it was one of their funniest scripts. Hewlett and Knowles were paired for a third time in You Rang, M'Lord?, Knowles being cast as his son, Capt "Teddy" Meldrum
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School Board updated on standards-based grading - Village News Online
Google News - over 5 years
Representing the committee, and updating the School Board on their recent research and discussions on the matter, Dr. Jeremy Lloyd, director of curriculum and instruction forthe Chesterfield County school system, provided a brief overview of
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Donald Hewlett - The Guardian
Google News - over 5 years
... then came Hewlett's way, including the regular role of Colonel Sutcliffe in Now Look Here (starring Ronnie Corbett, 1971-73) and Carstairs in the shortlived Come Back Mrs Noah (pilot 1977, series 1978), written by David Croft and Jeremy Lloyd
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CAROUSEL y GYPSY concluirán la temporada estival del Landor Theatre - todoMUSICALES
Google News - over 5 years
El musical de Rodgers y Hammerstein se representará del 5 al 30 de julio de 2011 dirigido por Jeremy Lloyd Thomas y el creado por Styne, Laurents y Sondheim lo hará del 2 al 27 de agosto de 2011. El Landor Theatre del Off-West End de Londres ha
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London's Landor Theatre to Host Three Broadway Classics, Carousel, Gypsy and ... - Playbill.com
Google News - over 5 years
Carousel, which will begin performances July 5 for a run through July 30, will be directed by Jeremy Lloyd Thomas. Gypsy, running Aug. 2-27, will be directed by Andrew Keates. Ragtime, running Sept. 1-Oct. 8, will be directed by Robert McWhir,
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GYPSY, RAGTIME Among Landor Theatre's Autumn 2011 Season - Broadway World
Google News - over 5 years
Carousel will be directed by Jeremy Lloyd Thomas, Gypsy will be directed by Andrew Keates (Bent, Just So, Conjugal Rites) and Ragtime will be directed by Robert McWhir (Artistic Director of The Landor Theatre, Follies, I Love You Because,
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Carousel by Almost-normal at the Landor theatre 5 July - London Theatre Guide - Online
Google News - almost 6 years
It is directed by Jeremy Lloyd Thomas, designed by Rachel Stone, lighting by Natashka Brown. Musical Director Huw Evans. Cast includes Georgia Bevis, Ebony Buckle, Chelsea Corfield, Lee Dillon-Stuart, John Fleming, Sean-Paul Jenkinson, Iddon Jones,
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Face of shopping no longer has to ask 'Are you being served? - Yorkshire Post (press release)
Google News - almost 6 years
But now he is retiring on June 17 – 48 years after he started work as a management trainee at Simpson's in Piccadilly, where Jeremy Lloyd got the idea for the TV series Are You Being Served. The self-confessed “front of house man, salesman” felt his
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Our 100000 Forms of Life - Maryville Daily Times
Google News - almost 6 years
Jeremy Lloyd is a special programs coordinator at the Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont. He is the author of “Great Smoky Mountains National Park Pocket Guide & Journal,” as well as “A Home In Walker Valley: The Story of Tremont,” both
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MISA honors African-American students and staff - The Lion's Roar Newspaper
Google News - almost 6 years
The night started off with the singing of the national anthem by Jeremy Lloyd. The ceremony lasted about an hour. Students there received academic, leadership and service awards, organizational honors and outstanding service awards
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It's a case of 'Allo 'Allo at Hunstanton - Lynn News (press release)
Google News - almost 6 years
Written by Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft, the stage show of this highly-popular BBC comedy series has all the same characters, including the hapless Rene and Michelle who bids everyone: “Listen very carefully, I shall say this only once
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'Allo, 'Allo, what's all this then in Trowbridge? - Wiltshire Times
Google News - almost 6 years
Originally written by Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft, the story tells the adventures of René Artois, a French cafe owner in a German-occupied town .The famous portrait of the 'Fallen Madonna with the big boobies' has gone missing and René, who knows more
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Musically Speaking: South of 70 releases new CD - Mt. Vernon Register-News
Google News - almost 6 years
Of course, all four of the original members, Jeremy Lloyd, Jeff Bradley, Charles T. Leuker and Shane Carnine are on the album, along with King City players John Scrivner and Del Herbert. Scrivner provided some drumming and backing vocals, while Herbert
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Jeremy Lloyd
    FORTIES
  • 1972
    Age 41
    His first major success as a comedy writer was with Are You Being Served? in 1972, on which he worked with David Croft.
    More Details Hide Details He had worked for a short time for Simpsons of Piccadilly and many of the characters depicted are drawn from his recollections of his time there. They subsequently produced 'Allo 'Allo!, which was equally popular in the UK, a spinoff of Are You Being Served?, Grace & Favour was aired in 1992. Jeremy also wrote the poem/lyrics for the popular Captain Beaky album and books in 1980. Jeremy played the eccentric chimney sweep, Berthram Fortesque Wynthrope-Smythe aka Bert Smith in 'The Avengers' episode, From Venus With Love in 1967. Lloyd has been the subject of a persistent urban legend which claims that he was invited to a dinner party at the home of Sharon Tate on the night that she was murdered by followers of Charles Manson. This was verified as true, not a myth, when the octogenarian was interviewed by Emma Freud on BBC Radio 4 Loose Ends on December 10, 2011.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1958
    Age 27
    The gangly Lloyd began his career as a writer in 1958 before making his film debut two years later in 1960 in School for Scoundrels, and appeared in numerous film and television comedies during the 1960s and 1970s, notably Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In as a regular performer in 1969-70.
    More Details Hide Details He was lauded in America where they loved his patrician upper class depiction of an Englishman. Back in England after one particular series had been completed he met Joanna Lumley. A decision had to be taken as to whether he return to America for the start of the new series or remain in the United Kingdom and marry Miss Lumley (he never returned to America).
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1930
    Born
    Born on July 22, 1930.
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