15 April 1926|
Wigan, Lancashire, England
|Died||20 June 2009
Wigan, Greater Manchester, England
Colin Bean (15 April 1926 – 20 June 2009) was an English actor. He was best known for his role as Private Sponge in the BBC comedy series Dad's Army. He appeared in 45 episodes between 1968 and 1977. He also had roles in Are You Being Served?, Hi-de-Hi! and Z Cars.
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- "Colin Bean: Actor best known for playing Private Sponge in 'Dad's Army'". 29 June 2009. Retrieved 3 September 2016.