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Terry-Thomas (1911–1990)

Actor | Writer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Robin Hood (1973) | It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963) | The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 nomination More »
AKA 
Terry Thomas
BORN 
Jul 14, 1911 (died Jan 8, 1990)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)

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Past Film & Video (95 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (27 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for I Love a MysteryI Love a Mystery (TV Movie) Gordon Elliott  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Film NightFilm Night (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The Special London Bridge SpecialThe Special London Bridge Special (TV Movie) Bus Conductor Terry-Thomas  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Persuaders!The Persuaders! (TV Series) Archibald Sinclair Beachum ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for HowdyHowdy (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Old CampaignerThe Old Campaigner (TV Series) James Franklin-Jones ('FJ') ( 6 episodes, 1968–1969 )  Less 1968–1969 6
    • French Farce (Jan 10, 1969) James Franklin-Jones ('FJ')  Less
    • Home Cooking (Jan 3, 1969) James Franklin-Jones ('FJ')  Less
    • White Man's Tomb (Dec 27, 1968) James Franklin-Jones ('FJ')  Less
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  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Guest Performer ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for That's LifeThat's Life (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Duke of Tallyho / Lance Ramsbottom / Horace Fussbudget / Farquardt Smythe Farquardt ( 3 episodes, 1967–1968 )  Less 1967–1968 3
  • Primary photo for Comedy PlayhouseComedy Playhouse (TV Series) James Franklin-Jones ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for The Man from U.N.C.L.E.The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series) Constable ( 2 episodes, 1967 )  Less 1967 2
  • Primary photo for Burke's LawBurke's Law (TV Series) Gideon Auerbach / Arthur Shelby / Charlie Hill ( 3 episodes, 1963–1965 )  Less 1963–1965 3
  • Primary photo for The Danny Kaye ShowThe Danny Kaye Show (TV Series) Performer ("Tea for Two") ( 1 episode, 1964 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
    • Episode #1.16 (Jan 8, 1964) Himself, Performer ("Tea for Two")  Less
  • Primary photo for Terry-ThomasTerry-Thomas (TV Movie) Actor, Writer  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The British at PlayThe British at Play (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Armchair TheatreArmchair Theatre (TV Series) Lord Arthur Savile ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for The World Our StageThe World Our Stage (TV Series) Terry ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for A Santa for ChristmasA Santa for Christmas (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Music BoxThe Music Box (TV Series) Performer ("Joe the Carrier Lad") ( 1 episode, 1957 ) , Himself - Presenter ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957 1
    • Episode #1.4 (Feb 8, 1957) Himself - Presenter, Performer ("Joe the Carrier Lad")  Less
  • Primary photo for Friday Night with Terry-ThomasFriday Night with Terry-Thomas (TV Series) Host  Less 1956– 
  • Primary photo for Strictly T-TStrictly T-T (TV Series) Actor ( 6 episodes, 1956 ) , Writer ( 6 episodes, 1956 )  Less 1956 6
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  • Primary photo for BBC Sunday-Night TheatreBBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) Cyril Beverley ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Television Christmas PartyTelevision Christmas Party (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for For Your PleasureFor Your Pleasure (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for How Do You View?How Do You View? (TV Series) Actor ( 30 episodes, 1949–1953 ) , Writer (additional material) ( 4 episodes, 1950 ) , Writer (sketches) ( 4 episodes, 1949 )  Less 1949–1953 30
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  • Primary photo for La belle HélèneLa belle Hélène (TV Movie) Presenter  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for This Is Show BusinessThis Is Show Business (TV Series) Actor  Less 1951– 
Self (66 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Human BrainThe Human Brain (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Circus World ChampionshipsThe Circus World Championships (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night at the MillSaturday Night at the Mill (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for ParkinsonParkinson (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1971–1974 )  Less 1971–1974
  • Primary photo for Dinah's PlaceDinah's Place (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Dave Cash Radio ShowThe Dave Cash Radio Show (TV Series) Himself - Singer ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1972 )  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Tunisia: Yesterday and TodayTunisia: Yesterday and Today (Short) Himself (voice)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 2 episodes, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest Host / Himself - Co-Host ( 10 episodes, 1970–1971 )  Less 1970–1971
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  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Kraft Music Hall Presents: The Des O'Connor ShowKraft Music Hall Presents: The Des O'Connor Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for DellaDella (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1969–1970 )  Less 1969–1970
  • Primary photo for The Peapicker in PiccadillyThe Peapicker in Piccadilly (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Sandler and Young's Kraft Music HallSandler and Young's Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Kraft Music HallThe Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1968–1969 )  Less 1968–1969
  • Primary photo for The Liberace ShowThe Liberace Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Liberace ShowThe Liberace Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood PalaceThe Hollywood Palace (TV Series) Himself - Comedian ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for This Is Tom JonesThis Is Tom Jones (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself ( 5 episodes, 1964–1968 )  Less 1964–1968
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  • Primary photo for ShowtimeShowtime (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Monte Carlo: C'est La RoseMonte Carlo: C'est La Rose (TV Special) Himself  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Reflets de CannesReflets de Cannes (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Everybody's Got a SystemEverybody's Got a System (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Andy Williams ShowThe Andy Williams Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for An Hour with Robert GouletAn Hour with Robert Goulet (TV Special) Self  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Eamonn Andrews ShowThe Eamonn Andrews Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Himself - Guest Panelist ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Garry Moore ShowThe Garry Moore Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1963–1964 )  Less 1963–1964
  • Primary photo for The Object IsThe Object Is (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Here's EdieHere's Edie (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Danny Kaye ShowThe Danny Kaye Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Jerry Lewis ShowThe Jerry Lewis Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Judy Garland ShowThe Judy Garland Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for TelescopeTelescope (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Juke Box JuryJuke Box Jury (TV Series) Himself - Panellist ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The Bing Crosby ShowThe Bing Crosby Show (TV Special) Himself  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for The Night Before ChristmasThe Night Before Christmas (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Saturday ShowThe Saturday Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Personally Conducted by Eric RobinsonPersonally Conducted by Eric Robinson (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Alan Melville Takes You from A-ZAlan Melville Takes You from A-Z (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
    • T (Jul 5, 1957) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for The Alma Cogan ShowThe Alma Cogan Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Beat Up the TownBeat Up the Town (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Music BoxThe Music Box (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Val Parnell's Sunday Night at the London PalladiumVal Parnell's Sunday Night at the London Palladium (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1955–1956 )  Less 1955–1956
  • Primary photo for Off the RecordOff the Record (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The Holiday ShowThe Holiday Show (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for My Wildest DreamMy Wildest Dream (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Around the TownAround the Town (TV Movie) Himself - Host  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Variety ParadeVariety Parade (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1954–1955 )  Less 1954–1955
  • Primary photo for The Centre ShowThe Centre Show (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 1 episode, 1954 )  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Stars at BlackpoolStars at Blackpool (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1954 )  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for The Pat Kirkwood ShowThe Pat Kirkwood Show (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1954 )  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Television Christmas PartyTelevision Christmas Party (TV Movie) Himself - Comedian  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for What's My LineWhat's My Line (TV Series) Himself - Celebrity Challenger ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for The Queen WalksThe Queen Walks (Short) Himself  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Helter SkelterHelter Skelter Himself  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for Stars in Your EyesStars in Your Eyes (TV Series) Himself ( 4 episodes, 1948–1949 )  Less 1948–1949
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  • Primary photo for VarietyVariety (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1947 )  Less 1947
Archive Footage (18 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for 4th Indie Fest of YouTube Videos 20164th Indie Fest of YouTube Videos 2016 (TV Movie) Major Hitchcock (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Pop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror PicksPop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror Picks (TV Series) Dr. Longstreet ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Ade in AdlandAde in Adland (TV Mini-series) William Shakespeare  Less 2013– 
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) J. Algernon Hawthorne ( 2 episodes, 2010–2012 )  Less 2010–2012
    • Especial Top Comedias (Apr 25, 2012) J. Algernon Hawthorne (archive footage)  Less
    • Especial Scope (Sep 21, 2010) J. Algernon Hawthorne (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for SvengoolieSvengoolie (TV Series) Freddie Munster ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
    • Munster, Go Home! (Feb 18, 2012) Freddie Munster (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Cinemassacre's Monster MadnessCinemassacre's Monster Madness (TV Series) Dr. Longstreet ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Freddie Munster ( 3 episodes, 2000–2003 )  Less 2000–2003
  • Primary photo for LegendsLegends (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
    • Terry-Thomas (Sep 10, 2002) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1995–2001 )  Less 1995–2001
  • Primary photo for Christine Keeler Sex BombChristine Keeler Sex Bomb (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Sir John Mills' Moving MemoriesSir John Mills' Moving Memories (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Heroes of ComedyHeroes of Comedy (TV Series) Himself / Paul Robeson / Maurice Chevalier / Various ( 2 episodes, 1995 )  Less 1995
    • Terry-Thomas (Nov 17, 1995) Himself / Paul Robeson / Maurice Chevalier / Various (archive footage)  Less
    • Joyce Grenfell (Oct 20, 1995) Self (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Something a Little Less Serious: A Tribute to 'It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World'Something a Little Less Serious: A Tribute to 'It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World' (TV Movie) Lieutenant Colonel J. Algernon Hawthorne (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The 1950's: Music, Memories & MilestonesThe 1950's: Music, Memories & Milestones (Video) Electric Company Fortune-teller (archive footage)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Clapper BoardClapper Board (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for To See Such FunTo See Such Fun Himself (archive footage)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Karate KillersThe Karate Killers Constable (archive footage)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Lionpower from MGMLionpower from MGM (Short) Ladislaus Walichek (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1967

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