Jump on bus 11 to the cemetery gates and meet driver stan butler reg varney and his constantly randy conductor jack bob grant. It spawned three spinoff feature films and a stage version. I think his name was reg, but i may be mixing him up with the actor reg varney who he looked a lot like. On the buses aired in an era where entertainment was unrestrained by politically correct rules but hilarious scripts and quality acting guaranteed the series a legion of loyal fans around the globe. The stupid, jolly, smiling man people saw on tv wasnt the real arthur mullard. Listen to this collection of 78rpm records, cylinder recordings, and other recordings from the early 20th century.
It was created by ronald chesney and ronald wolfe, who wrote most of the episodes. Reginald alfred varney 11 july 1916 16 november 2008 was an english actor, entertainer. As a person born on this date, reg varney is listed in our database as the 1st most popular celebrity for the day july 11 and the 37th most popular for the year 1916. He made me, his daughter, want to get hold of a knife and cut off all the parts of my body he fondled my genitals, everything so i.
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November 2008 in budleigh salterton, devon war ein britischer schauspieler. Grant was born in hammersmith, west london, on 14 april 1932, the son of albert george grant 19091985 and florence grant nee burston 19092001, and was educated at aldenham school early career. Most of it goes to his only daughter jeanne marley, 59, and her husband keith. He progressed to becoming a straight man for reg varney, and then tried radio. Reg varney celebrity biography, zodiac sign and famous. Peter vardy is one of the most exciting names in motor car retailing. Became a household name through the series on the buses where he had the hawkeye pierce role of genial anarchist forever at war with the company represented by inspector blake stephen lewis. Italian translation of download collins englishitalian.
Despite the writers previous successes with the rag trade and meet the wife with the bbc, the corporation rejected on the buses, not seeing much comedy potential. Varney had made only a small number of film and tv appearances prior to being cast in the role of longsuffering factory foreman reg turner in the hit bbc television sitcom the rag trade 196163, which made him a household name. Nov 16, 2008 reg varney reginald alfred varney varney was born in canning town, essex, now part of greater london. Reg varney, who died yesterday aged 92, was an actor, comedian and singer who became a household name as the central figure in the popular situation comedy on the buses, which began in. On the buses, mutiny on the buses and holiday on the buses. In 20 years of playing the straight man to televisions cheekiest clown in the benny hill show, henry. Nov 16, 2008 reg varney s first major tv role was in bbc sitcom the rag trade comedy actor reg varney, best known for playing driver stan butler in itv sitcom on the buses, has died aged 92. Reginald i, count of burgundy 9861057, second count of the free county of burgundy. As cinematic suicide notes go, the best pair of legs in the business is pretty hard to beat. Reg varneys first major tv role was in bbc sitcom the rag trade comedy actor reg varney, best known for playing driver stan butler in itv sitcom on the buses, has died aged 92. A comic at a holiday camp is concerned about the future. Reg is a replacement for microsofts registry editor adds enhancements like bookmarks, threaded search, direct navigation.
Comic actor and entertainer who found fame in on the. Says on the back tiggie, aged about 9 years 1979measures around inches in width and looks stunning, bid away and good luck. On the buses subtitles subtitles download movie and tv. He died following a short illness in a nursing home in budleigh salterton, devon, where he had recently been admitted with a chest infection. Synopsis reg varney describes growing up in the east end of london during the 1920s and 1930s and the emergence of his musical talent. The bank manager of barclays on enfield high street tries out the worlds first cash machine with reg varney in the golf cap.
On the buses reg varney the new inspector s1 ep5 video. Having gone away to a convalescent home to recover from the effects of pneumonia, reg returned home able to play the piano as well as his father. He was an actor and writer, known for holiday on the buses 1973, the best pair of legs in the business 1973 and down the gate 1975. In his role as inspector cyril blakey blake, he constantly clashed, and was usually outwitted by diriver stan butler played by reg varney who passed away on the 16th of november 2008. His daughter, jeanne marley 59 said he died peacefully just before 2pm. Comic british character actor with vaudeville background worked with benny hill at one point.
Jun 27, 2017 the bank manager of barclays on enfield high street tries out the worlds first cash machine with reg varney in the golf cap. Reg varney was a famous english actor, who was born on july 11, 1916. Reg varney celebrity biography, zodiac sign and famous quotes. It is a cinematic version of an episode of yorkshire televisions itv playhouse, transmitted on 28 december 1968. Stan and jack seek work at a bus driving holiday camp after being fired from the bus company for crashing two buses, only to find inspector blake works there also. The best pair of legs in the business is a 1973 british comedydrama film directed by christopher hodson and starring reg varney, diana coupland and lee montague. Reg varney reginald alfred varney varney was born in canning town, essex, now part of greater london.
Reg varney tuesday, 11th july 1916 sunday, 16th november 2008 london england. Reg is a replacement for microsofts registry editor adds enhancements like bookmarks, threaded search, direct navigation, etc. Reg varney chirpy star of 70s sitcom on the buses died yesterday at 92. Scaricare holiday on the buses 1973 film i streaming. Reg varney use to work as a bus driver before he started acting. Reg was born in londons east end, he attended star lane primary school in newham right. On the buses the prize tv episode 1972 reg varney as stan.
A motheaten, endofpier british comedy drama that makes the most threadbare of 1970s. Varney was educated at the nearby star lane primary school in west ham and after leaving school at 14, he worked. Reg varney was born on july 11, 1916 in canning town, london, england as reginald alfred varney. In popular culture, bristol lodekkas featured extensively in the early1970s london weekend television series on the buses, with actor reg varney driving and bob grant his conductor. Today reginald is regarded as a very formal name, and bearers generally shorten their name to reg in ordinary usage. Comic actor known for his cheeky chappie role as stan butler in itvs on the buses. Varney tools limited free company information from companies house including registered office address, filing history, accounts, annual return, officers, charges, business activity. Leaving school at 14 he worked as a messenger boy and a page boy at regents park hotel. For years, from when i was about 7 or 8 until i was 14 or 15, i used to go to reg for a. People born on july 11 fall under the zodiac sign of cancer, the crab. See todays front and back pages, download the newspaper, order back issues and use the historic daily express newspaper archive. With new and used car dealer showrooms in aberdeen, dalgety bay, edinburgh, glasgow, kirkcaldy, motherwell. He died on november 16, 2008 in budleigh salterton, devon, england.
These recordings were contributed to the archive by users through the open source audio collection. Follow the latest news for crews hill in greater london, england, uk local news and information in your area. Nov 17, 2008 reg varney chirpy star of 70s sitcom on the buses died yesterday at 92. One off original reg varney of on the buses fame oil painting. Heres a short clip from on the buses starring reg varney as stan butler. Shop for vinyl, cds and more from reg varney at the discogs marketplace. However he manages to secure both a job and a wife. The bus driver stan butler in on the buses was the former variety artist reg varneys most famous screen role. He was aware that he was the only performer without west end acting experience and worked hard to make up for it. Holiday on the buses is a 1973 british comedy film directed by bryan izzard and starring reg varney and doris hare. Over 100,000 italian translations of english words and phrases. The comic became a household name for his role as stan butler arch enemy of longsuffering bus inspector blakey. On television he excelled in vaudeville styled gags with heavy slapstick, innuendo, and parody.
Join facebook to connect with reg varley and others you may know. Reg varney, reginald alfred varney, british actor and comedian born july 11, 1916, london, eng. To a generation of longsuffering comedy lovers, reg varney represents an all too familiar bane, as mumloving lothario stan butler in itvs. His father worked in a rubber factory in silvertown and he was one of five children who grew up in addington road, canning town. Nov 16, 2008 reg varney, who died yesterday aged 92, was an actor, comedian and singer who became a household name as the central figure in the popular situation comedy on the buses, which began in 1969 and. Bought from a private collection this is the only original reg art ive even seen. The film is the third spinoff film from the itv sitcom on the buses and succeeded on the buses 1971, and mutiny on the buses 1972. Americans react to on the buses with reg varney youtube. Grant trained as an actor at the royal academy of dramatic art, working in his spare time as a frozen food salesman and also coincidentally, in view of his later career as a bus driver. Following an accident at the bus depot which results in the. Peter jones, miriam karlin, anna karen, christopher beeny, lucita lijertwood, diane langton, gillian taylforth, deddie davies, stuart allen, the rag trade complete season 1 2dvd set the rag.
Bullets dont argue le pistole non discutono guns dont talk nonusa format, pal, reg. People named reginald middle ages ordered chronologically. Dec 06, 2008 on the buses star reg varney, who died last month at 92, left. Nov 17, 2008 to a generation of longsuffering comedy lovers, reg varney represents an all too familiar bane, as mumloving lothario stan butler in itvs long running on the buses, a byword for 70s sitcom. On the buses is a british television sitcom that was broadcast on itv from 1969 to 1973. On the buses is an english sitcom created by ronald wolfe and ronald chesney, broadcast in the united kingdom from 1969 to 1973. Holiday on the buses movie on the buses wiki fandom. Actor comedian reg varney actress moira foot editorial stock. Fast italian is what you need to prepare for your trip.
The writers previous successes with the rag trade and meet the wife were for the bbc, but the corporation rejected on the buses, not seeing much comedy potential in a bus depot as a setting. Microsoft office professional plus 20162019 retailvl version 1912 build 12325 20288 x64 multilanguagep2pi8smxbpoep3ojrgcv8. Latest news in crews hill in greater london, england, uk. The popular sitcom ran from 1969 to 1973 and spawned three bigscreen spinoffs. The rag trade complete season 1 2dvd set the rag trade complete first lwt series the rag trade complete season 1 nonusa format, pal, reg. Classic british tv comedy with reg varney and stephen lewis series 1 episode 5. The film was produced by ronald chesney and ronald wolfe for hammer films. Reg varney was born on july 11, 1916 in canning town, london, england as reginald. On the buses actor reg varney died yesterday following a short illness in a nursing home in devon, at the age of 92. This book is a must have for anyone interested in learning more about on the buses an example of british sitcom at its best. Actor and comedian reg varney and actress moira foot dressed as father christmas for television christmas programming stock image by associated. Benny was never happy with live work and found tv the medium that suited him best. I knew the real him and he was a domineering pervert. With reg varney, stephen lewis, doris hare, michael robbins.902 1121 542 525 650 1091 1499 598 1598 1139 121 1375 980 632 777 977 1411 213 228 183 516 311 552 1058 57 775 509 204 912 594 1232 577 1011 755 405 980 145 92 196 1059 1405 726 668