Tony Hendra in September 2014
|Born||10 July 1941|
Hertfordshire, England, UK
|Died||4 March 2021 (aged 79)|
Yonkers, New York, US
|Occupation||Satirist, writer, actor|
|Genre||Fiction, non-fiction, satire, social commentary|
|Spouse||Judith H. Christmas (1964–1985)|
Carla Hendra (1986–2021)
Tony Hendra (10 July 1941 – 4 March 2021) was an English satirist, actor, and writer.
Hendra was probably best known for being the head writer and co-producer in 1984 of the first six shows of the long-running British satirical television series Spitting Image, and for starring in the movie This Is Spinal Tap as the band's manager Ian Faith.
References[change | change source]
- Genzlinger, Neil (5 March 2021). "Tony Hendra, a Multiplatform Humorist, Is Dead at 79". The New York Times. Retrieved 5 March 2021. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)