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Last of the Summer Wine Cast List

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Last of the Summer Wine cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Last of the Summer Wine main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Last of the Summer Wine stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Last of the Summer Wine focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Last of the Summer Wine that are on here as well.

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Barbara Young is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Barbara Young Last of the Summer Wine, Pardon the Expression, Looking for Clancy
Barbara Young (born 9 February 1936, Brighouse, West Riding of Yorkshire) is an English actress. She is known for her role as the future Emperor Nero's mother, Agrippina, in the landmark 1976 ...more
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Bill Owen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine, Brideshead Revisited, Coppers End
William John Owen Rowbotham, (14 March 1914 – 12 July 1999), known professionally as Bill Owen, was an English actor and songwriter. He was the father of actor Tom Owen. He is best known for ...more
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Brian Murphy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine, Butterflies, Man About the House
Brian Trevor John Murphy (born 25 September 1932) is an English actor and comedian, best known as the henpecked husband George Roper in the popular sitcom Man About the House and its spin-off ...more
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Brian Wilde is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine, Porridge, Alias the Jester
Brian George Wilde (13 June 1927 – 20 March 2008) was an English actor, best known for his roles in television comedy, most notably Mr Barrowclough in Porridge and "Foggy" Dewhurst in ...more
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Burt Kwouk is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine, Banzai, Noble House
Herbert Tsangtse Kwouk, OBE (; Chinese: 郭弼; 18 July 1930 – 24 May 2016) was an English actor, known for his role as Cato in the Pink Panther films. He made appearances in many television ...more
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Dora Bryan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Absolutely Fabulous, Last of the Summer Wine, On the Up
Dora May Broadbent, (7 February 1923 – 23 July 2014), known as Dora Bryan, was an English actress of stage, film and television.
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Frank Thornton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Are You Being Served?, Last of the Summer Wine, Grace & Favour
Frank Thornton Ball (15 January 1921 – 16 March 2013) professionally known as Frank Thornton, was an English actor. He was known for playing Captain Peacock in Are You Being Served? and its ...more
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Gordon Wharmby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine
Gordon Wharmby (6 November 1933 – 18 May 2002) was a British television actor. He was best known for the role of Wesley Pegden on Last of the Summer Wine. He was born in Manchester, Lancashire, ...more
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Jane Freeman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine
Shirley Ann Pithers (12 June 1935 – 9 March 2017), better known as Jane Freeman, was an English-born Welsh actress who was best known for her work on British television, mostly for her role as ...more
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Jean Alexander is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Coronation Street, Last of the Summer Wine, Where the Heart Is
Jean Mavis Hodgkinson (11 October 1926 – 14 October 2016), known by the stage name Jean Alexander, was a British television actress. She was best known to television viewers for her long running ...more
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Jean Fergusson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine
Jean Fergusson (born 30 December 1944 in Wakefield, West Riding of Yorkshire) is a British television and theatre actress, who is best known for playing the part of Marina on the British ...more
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Joe Gladwin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine, Nearest and Dearest, The Losers
Joseph Gladwin (22 January 1906 – 11 March 1987) was an English actor, best known for his roles as Fred Jackson in Coronation Street and Wally Batty in the world's longest-running sitcom, Last ...more
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John Cleese is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Monty Python's Flying Circus, Fawlty Towers, Last of the Summer Wine
John Marwood Cleese (; born 27 October 1939) is an English actor, voice actor, comedian, screenwriter, and producer. He achieved success at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and as a scriptwriter ...more
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John Comer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine, I Didn't Know You Cared, Nice Work
John Comer (1 March 1924 – 11 February 1984) was a British comic actor. He was best known for his roles in Coronation Street as Mr Birtles then as a Taxi Driver and later as Wilf Jones, in ...more
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Josephine Tewson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Keeping Up Appearances, Last of the Summer Wine, Clarence
Josephine Ann Tewson (born 26 February 1931) is a British stage and television character actress. She is best known for her roles in popular and long-running British television sitcoms, such as ...more
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Juliette Kaplan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Juliette Kaplan Last of the Summer Wine
Marlene Juliette Kaplan is a British actress, whose married name is Marlene Hoser. She is most famous for playing the role of battle-axe Pearl Sibshaw in the BBC comedy Last of the Summer Wine, ...more
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Julie T. Wallace is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine, Mr Wymi
Julie Therese Wallace (born 28 May 1961) is an English actress.
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June Whitfield is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Absolutely Fabulous, Last of the Summer Wine, Bob the Builder
Dame June Rosemary Whitfield (11 November 1925 – 29 December 2018) was an English radio, television and film actress. Her big break was a lead in the BBC Light Programme radio comedy Take It ...more
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Kathy Staff is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine, Open All Hours, Crossroads
Kathy Staff (born Minnie Higginbottom; 12 July 1928 – 13 December 2008) was an English actress, well known for her work on British television. She is most famous for her portrayal of Nora Batty ...more
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Keith Clifford is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine, Northern Lights
Keith Clifford (born 20 June 1938 in Halifax, West Riding of Yorkshire) is a British actor best known for his role as Billy Hardcastle in Last of the Summer Wine between 1999 and 2006.
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Ken Kitson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine, Danger UXB, Mapp and Lucia
Kenneth Kitson (born 1946, Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire, England) is a British actor who has been active on British television since the early 1970s. He made his television debut in 1972 ...more
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Louis Emerick is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Louis Emerick Last of the Summer Wine
Louis Emerick Grant is a British TV actor, born in the Toxteth area of Liverpool to a Liberian father and British mother. He is the youngest of ten children. He is best known for his portrayal ...more
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Michael Aldridge is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, The Chronicles of Narnia
Michael William ffolliott Aldridge (9 September 1920 – 10 January 1994) was an English actor. He was known for playing Seymour in the television series Last of the Summer Wine from 1986 to 1990 ...more
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Michael Bates is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine, It Ain't Half Hot Mum, The Dick Emery Show
Michael Hammond Bates (4 December 1920 – 11 January 1978) was an Anglo-Indian actor. He was best known for playing the chief prison guard who processes (and strip-searches) Alex (Malcolm ...more
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Mike Grady is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Last of the Summer Wine Cast List
Last of the Summer Wine, Citizen Smith, Colin's Sandwich
Michael Grady (born 6 February 1946) is an English character actor. He is probably best known for his comedy roles in films and TV.