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Ted Robbins

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Nationality  British
Name  Ted Robbins
Spouse(s)  Judy Robbins

Years active  1984–present
Alma mater  Liverpool University
Role  Actor
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Born  11 August 1955 (age 60) (1955-08-11) Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Occupation  Actor, comedian, broadcaster, radio DJ, radio personality, voice-over artist, television personality
Siblings  Kate Robbins, Amy Robbins, Jane Robbins, Emma Robbins
Nieces  Emily Atack, Elizabeth Kate Daws, May Daws
Children  Jack Robbins, Molly Robbins
Parents  Michael Robbins, Elizabeth Robbins
Movies and TV shows  Phoenix Nights, The Slammer, Catchphrase, Calendar Girls, Chain Letters
Similar People  Kate Robbins, Peter Kay, Amy Robbins, Dave Spikey, Emily Atack
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Edward Michael Robbins (born 11 August 1955) is an English actor, television presenter and radio broadcaster and presents a Sunday morning show on BBC Radio Lancashire Ted has performed as a warm-up artist for numerous pre-recorded comedy shows that have been filmed before live studio audiences including Granada Television's Wood and Walters and Birds of a Feather which he returned to for the new series in 2014 and will again for its second outing in 2015, played the voice over in Catchphrase from 1994 to 1996 and returned in Roy Walker's penultimate series in 1998 and 1999, and the BBC's Little Britain. He also starred in Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights (2001–02) for both series as Den Perry, the main "villain" and also the Governor in The Slammer. His most recent roles were in Benidorm in 2012 as Victor St. James. Also, Hank Zipzer in episode 8 playing Bob and Diddy Movies playing Vic Weinsteinberger.

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He guest starred as Barry Quid in Series 10 of Birds of a Feather and also in the comedy series The League of Gentlemen as Tony Cluedo, singer of Crème Brulee.

On 31 January 2015, Robbins suffered a heart attack and collapsed on stage, clutching his chest, during his solo sketch at the opening night of the Phoenix Nights Live tour at the Manchester Arena. His health has improved since then and he has lost two stone.

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Ted currently hosts the Friday afternoon show on BBC Radio Manchester.

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Personal life

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He is an enthusiastic supporter of Rossendale RUFC, sometimes as a player but mainly to watch his son, Jack, who plays prop.

Ted Robbins is also the President of Bleakholt Animal Sanctuary in Edenfield, Lancashire. He is the brother of actresses Kate and Amy Robbins and is a second cousin of Paul McCartney.

Ted has performed in panto at the Charter Theatre, Preston and in 2014 he performed Cinderella at the Stockport Plaza. He also performed in Cinderella at the Liverpool Empire in 2008.

References

Ted Robbins Wikipedia


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