Actors The Plank Cast List

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The Plank cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the The Plank 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 The Plank stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from The Plank focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on The Plank that are on here as well.

This list features items like Eric Sykes Kate O'Mara, and many more.

If you are wondering, "Who are the actors from The Plank?" or "Who starred on The Plank?" then this list will help you answer those questions.

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Arthur Lowe is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Plank Cast List
Arthur Lowe Dad's Army, Laurence Olivier Presents, The Plank - Arthur Lowe was an English actor. His career spanned over thirty years, including starring roles in numerous theatre and television productions. He is best known for playing Captain George ...more

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Bernard Cribbins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Plank Cast List
Bernard Cribbins The Wombles, The Plank, High And Dry - Bernard Cribbins, OBE is an English character actor, voice-over artist and musical comedian with a career spanning over seventy years. He came to prominence in films of the 1960s, and has been ...more

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Brian Murphy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Plank Cast List
Brian Murphy Last of the Summer Wine, Butterflies, Man About the House - Brian Trevor John Murphy is an English actor. Murphy remains best known as the henpecked husband George Roper in the sitcom Man About the House and spin-off George and Mildred.

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Charles Hawtrey is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Plank Cast List
Charles Hawtrey Our House, The Plank, The Army Game - George Frederick Joffre Hartree, known as Charles Hawtrey, was an English comedy actor and musician. Beginning at a young age as a boy soprano, he made several records before moving on to the ...more

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Charlie Drake is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Plank Cast List
Charlie Drake The Worker, The Plank, Charlie Drake In... - Charles Edward Springall, known professionally as Charlie Drake was an English comedian, actor, writer and singer. With his small stature, curly red hair and liking for slapstick, he was a ...more

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Deryck Guyler is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Plank Cast List
Deryck Guyler Sykes, The Dick Emery Show, Please Sir! - Deryck Guyler was an English actor, best known for his portrayal of officious, short-tempered middle-aged men in sitcoms such as Please Sir! and Sykes.

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Diana Dors is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Plank Cast List
Diana Dors Queenie's Castle, The Plank, All Our Saturdays - Diana Dors was an English actress. She first came to public notice as a ‘blonde bombshell’ of the Monroe style, as promoted by her first husband, Dennis Hamilton, mostly via sex film-comedies ...more

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Eric Sykes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Plank Cast List
Eric Sykes Teletubbies, Sykes, Gormenghast - Eric Sykes CBE was an English radio, television and film writer, actor and director whose performing career spanned more than 50 years. He frequently wrote for and/or performed with many other ...more

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Frankie Howerd is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Plank Cast List
Frankie Howerd Up Pompeii!, All Change, The Plank - Francis Alick "Frankie" Howerd, OBE was an English comedian and comic actor whose six-decade career was described by fellow comedian Barry Cryer as "a series of comebacks,

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Frank Windsor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Plank Cast List
Frank Windsor Z-Cars, Jack the Ripper, Softly - Frank Windsor is an English actor, mainly on television. He attended Queen Mary's Grammar School, Walsall. He began his career on radio and made an appearance in a 1953 film of Henry V. His ...more

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Harry H. Corbett is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Plank Cast List
Harry H. Corbett Steptoe and Son, For Richer...For Poorer, The Plank - Harry H. Corbett, OBE was an English actor. Corbett was best known for his starring role in the popular and long-running BBC Television sitcom Steptoe and Son in the 1960s and 1970s. Corbett was ...more

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Henry Cooper is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Plank Cast List
Henry Cooper A Question of Sport, The Plank - Sir Henry Cooper OBE KSG was an English heavyweight boxer known for the sheer power of his left hook, "Enry's 'Ammer", and his knockdown of the young Muhammad Ali. Cooper held the ...more

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James Hunt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Plank Cast List
James Hunt The Plank, The Boot Street Band, Grand Prix - James Simon Wallis Hunt was a British racing driver who won the Formula One World Championship in 1976. After retiring from racing in 1979, Hunt became a media commentator and businessman. ...more

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Jimmy Edwards is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Plank Cast List
Jimmy Edwards The Plank, Faces of Jim, Sir Yellow - James Keith O'Neill "Jimmy" Edwards, DFC was an English comedy writer and actor on radio and television, best known as Pa Glum in Take It From Here and as headmaster ...more

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Kate O'Mara is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Plank Cast List
Kate O'Mara Dynasty, Emergency – Ward 10, Family Affairs - Kate O'Mara was an English film, stage and television actress, and writer. She was perhaps most widely known for her 1986 role as Caress Morell, the scheming sister of Alexis Colby in the ...more

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Lionel Blair is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Plank Cast List
Lionel Blair The Farm, The Plank - Lionel Blair is a British actor, choreographer, tap dancer and television presenter.

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Liza Goddard is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Plank Cast List
Liza Goddard Bernard's Watch, Woof!, Wild West - Liza Goddard is an English television and stage actress, best known for her work in the 1970s and 1980s.

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Reg Varney is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Plank Cast List
Reg Varney On the Buses, The Plank, The Rag Trade (1961) - Reginald Alfred "Reg" Varney was an English actor and comedian, notable for his role as Stan Butler in the 1969–73 TV sitcom On the Buses.

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Robert Dorning is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Plank Cast List
Robert Dorning Q, Q..., The Plank - Robert Dorning was a musician, dance band vocalist, ballet dancer and stage, film and television actor. He is known to have performed in at least 77 television and film productions between 1940 ...more

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Wilfrid Hyde-White is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Plank Cast List
Wilfrid Hyde-White Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, The Plank, The Associates - Wilfrid Hyde-White was an English character actor of stage, film and television, who achieved international recognition in his later years as Colonel Pickering in the 1964 film My Fair Lady.

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Kenny Lynch is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Plank Cast List
Kenny Lynch Curry and Chips, The Plank, Tell Tarby - Kenny Lynch, OBE is an English singer, songwriter, entertainer and actor from London. Lynch appeared in many variety shows in the 1960s. At the time, Lynch was among the few black singers in ...more