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Anthony Marriott


The Deadly Bees

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April 17, 2014, London, United Kingdom

No Room for Love: A Farce, Home is where your clothes are, Darling Mr. London

No Sex Please, We're British, Shut your eyes and think of England

Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Comedy

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Anthony Marriott (17 January 1931, London, England – 17 April 2014) was a playwright and actor.

As a playwright he was best known as the joint author, with Alistair Foot, of the farce No Sex Please, We're British which opened at the Strand Theatre, London, on 3 June 1971. It has been performed in 52 countries and which on 21 February 1979 became the longest running comedy in the history of world theatre. A film version starring Ronnie Corbett was released in 1973.

Marriott also co-created the long-running British television series Public Eye with Roger Marshall.

He lived many years in Osterley, West London and was a JP.

Other plays

  • With Alistair Foot, Uproar in the House, Garrick Theatre and Whitehall Theatre, 1967–69
  • With John Chapman, Shut Your Eyes and Think of England, Apollo Theatre, 1977
  • References

    Anthony Marriott Wikipedia

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