Barry Cryer

Comedian, TV Writer

1935 –

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Who is Barry Cryer?

Barry Charles Cryer OBE is a British writer and comedian. Cryer has written for many noted performers, including Dave Allen, Stanley Baxter, Jack Benny, Rory Bremner, George Burns, Jasper Carrott, Tommy Cooper, Les Dawson, Dick Emery, Kenny Everett, Bruce Forsyth, David Frost, Bob Hope, Frankie Howerd, Richard Pryor, Spike Milligan, Mike Yarwood, The Two Ronnies and Morecambe and Wise.

Cryer also wrote episodes for the Doctor in the House British television comedy series.

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Born
Mar 23, 1935
Leeds
Also known as
  • Barry Charles Cryer
  • Barry Cryer OBE
  • Barry Charles Cryer OBE
  • Barry Cryer O.B.E.
Ethnicity
  • British people
Nationality
  • England
Profession
Education
  • University of Leeds
    English Literature
  • Leeds Grammar School
Lived in
  • Leeds

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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