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Frank Thornton

Frank Thornton

Age
92 (passed away Mar. 16th, 2013)
Birthday
Jan. 15th, 1921
Born in
Dulwich, London, England, UK
Height
6' 1

Frank Thornton's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Are You Being Served? (UK) TV Show
Are You Being Served? (UK)
Last of the Summer Wine (UK) TV Show
Last of the Summer Wine (UK)
Grace & Favour (UK) TV Show
Grace & Favour (UK)
Telly Addicts (UK) TV Show
Telly Addicts (UK)
And Mother Makes Three (UK) TV Show
And Mother Makes Three (UK)
HMS Paradise (UK) TV Show
HMS Paradise (UK)
It's A Square World (UK) TV Show
It's A Square World (UK)
The Four Just Men (UK) TV Show
The Four Just Men (UK)
The Gordon Peters Show (UK) TV Show
The Gordon Peters Show (UK)
The Ronnie Corbett Show (UK) TV Show
The Ronnie Corbett Show (UK)
The World Of Beachcomber (UK) TV Show
The World Of Beachcomber (UK)
 

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]



BIOGRAPHY:

Frank Thornton was an English actor. He was known for playing Captain Peacock in Are You Being Served? and its sequel Grace & Favour, and as Truly in Last of the Summer Wine.




TRIVIA:
  • Left an early career in insurance to pursue acting.
  • Featured in a UK public information film on road safety in the mid-1970s.
  • He has three grandsons, Jonathan, Andrew and David.
  • Enjoys music, photography, bird watching and wildlife conservation.


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