Tim Brooke-Taylor

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Timothy Julian Brooke-Taylor OBE (17 July 1940 – 12 April 2020[1]) was an English comedian and actor. He was born in Buxton, Derbyshire, England.

Brooke-Taylor became known for his work on BBC Radio with I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again. He later moved into television with At Last the 1948 Show. He was best known as a member of The Goodies, starring in the television series throughout the 1970s. He was a panellist on I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue for almost 50 years.[2]

Brooke-Taylor died of problems from COVID-19 on 12 April 2020, aged 79.[3][4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Breaking, Sky News (2020-04-12). "Comedian and actor Tim Brooke-Taylor has died at the age of 79 after contracting coronavirus". @SkyNewsBreak. Retrieved 2020-04-12.
  2. The Goodie Life Archived 22 February 2012 at the Wayback Machine Retrieved 12 February 2010
  3. "Tim Brooke-Taylor dies with coronavirus, aged 79". BBC News. 12 April 2020. Retrieved 12 April 2020.
  4. "Tim Brooke-Taylor dead: Comedian and actor dies aged 79 after contracting coronavirus". Evening Standard. Retrieved 12 April 2020.