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List of The Two Ronnies Writers

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List of every famous television writer who has written for The Two Ronnies, listed alphabetically with photos when available. List includes anyone who was or is on the writing staff for The Two Ronnies. Staff writers as well as guest writers for The Two Ronnies are included when available, along with more information about each The Two Ronnies writer. If you're an aspiring writer and a fan of The Two Ronnies, then this writing staff from The Two Ronnies should be studied closely.

This list has a variety of writers, like John Cleese and Eric Idle, in it.

This list helps answer the question, “Who wrote for The Two Ronnies?”
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Andy Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of The Two Ronnies Writers
Age: 65

Birthplace: Fulham, London, England

Nationality: United Kingdom, England

Series Written: Dad, The Armstrong and Miller Show, Not The Nine O'Clock News, Outnumbered, Drop the Dead Donkey, + more

Episodes: Episode One, Series 2 Episode 2, The Labrador, The Parents' Evening, Series 1 Episode 4, + more

Andrew Neil Hamilton (born 28 May 1954) is a British comedian, game show panellist, television director, comedy screenwriter, radio dramatist, and novelist.

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Barry Cryer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of The Two Ronnies Writers
Age: 84

Birthplace: England, Leeds

Nationality: England

Series Written: Carry On Laughing, The Two Ronnies, Doctor in the House

Episodes: War of the Mascots, Episode 2, Pass of Fail, Episode 5, Orgy And Bess

Barry Charles Cryer, OBE (born 23 March 1935) is an English writer, comedian and actor. Cryer has written for many noted performers, including Dave Allen, Stanley Baxter, Jack Benny, Rory ...more
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David Nobbs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of The Two Ronnies Writers
David Nobbs Age: 84

Birthplace: Petts Wood, United Kingdom

Nationality: England

Series Written: The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin, ITV Playhouse, That Was The Week That Was, The Two Ronnies

Episodes: Episode 2, Show 13, Show 11, Show 9, Episode 5, + more

David Gordon Nobbs (13 March 1935 – 8 August 2015) was an English comedy writer, best known for writing the 1970s series The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin, adapted from his own novels.
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David Renwick is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of The Two Ronnies Writers
Age: 68

Birthplace: East of England, Eurasia, Luton, United Kingdom, Bedfordshire, + more

Nationality: United Kingdom, England

Series Written: One Foot in the Grave, Not The Nine O'Clock News, Love Soup, Hot Metal, Whoops Apocalypse, + more

Episodes: Episode 5, Ghost's Forge, The Rat Sat on the Cat, No Trace of Tracy, Beware the Trickster on the Roof, + more

David Peter Renwick (born 4 September 1951) is an English television writer, best known for creation of the sitcom One Foot in the Grave and the mystery series Jonathan Creek. He was awarded the ...more
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Eric Idle is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of The Two Ronnies Writers
Age: 76

Birthplace: South Shields, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom, England

Series Written: Monty Python's Flying Circus, Do Not Adjust Your Set, Rutland Weekend Television, The Two Ronnies, Faerie Tale Theatre

Episodes: Episode 2, How to Recognise Different Types of Trees From Quite a Long Way Away, Salad Days, Full Frontal Nudity, Episode 5, + more

Eric Idle (born 29 March 1943) is an English comedian, actor, voice actor, author, singer-songwriter, musician, writer, and comedic composer. Idle was a member of the British surreal comedy ...more

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Ian Davidson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of The Two Ronnies Writers
Ian Davidson

Nationality: United Kingdom

Series Written: French Fields, The Two Ronnies, Sorry!

Episodes: A Moving Experience, Episode 3, Move Over, Mrs. Lumsden, Ou Est La Plumber De Ma Tante?, + more

Ian Davidson is a British scriptwriter who also acted, directed and produced in television and the theatre from the 1960s. After performing and writing with Michael Palin and Terry Jones at ...more
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John Cleese is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of The Two Ronnies Writers
Age: 80

Birthplace: Eurasia, Weston-super-Mare, South West England, United Kingdom, North Somerset, + more

Nationality: United Kingdom, England

Series Written: Six Dates with Barker, Monty Python's Flying Circus, That Was The Week That Was, At Last the 1948 Show, ABC Stage 67, + more

Episodes: How to Recognise Different Types of Trees From Quite a Long Way Away, Salad Days, Full Frontal Nudity, How Not to Be Seen, It's a Living, + more

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 Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of The Two Ronnies Writers
Dec. at 65 (1946-2011)

Birthplace: Balham, London, United Kingdom

Nationality: England

Series Written: Rock & Chips, Roger Roger, Sitting Pretty, The Two Ronnies, Citizen Smith, + more

Episodes: Royal Variety Show, Episode 5, The Longest Night, The Miracle of Peckham, Citizen Smith (Roof Over My Head), + more

John Richard Thomas Sullivan OBE (23 December 1946 – 22 April 2011) was an English television scriptwriter responsible for several British sitcoms, including Only Fools and Horses, Citizen Smith ...more
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Michael Palin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of The Two Ronnies Writers
Age: 76

Birthplace: Broomhill, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

Series Written: Great Railway Journeys, Michael Palin's New Europe, Ripping Yarns, Monty Python's Flying Circus, Do Not Adjust Your Set, + more

Episodes: How to Recognise Different Types of Trees From Quite a Long Way Away, Full Frontal Nudity, Salad Days, Perkin Warbeck to Bloody Mary, How Not to Be Seen, + more

Sir Michael Edward Palin, (; born 5 May 1943), is an English comedian, actor, writer and television presenter. He was a member of the comedy group Monty Python. Since 1980 he has made a number ...more

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Terry Jones is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of The Two Ronnies Writers
Age: 77

Birthplace: Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom, Wales

Series Written: Ripping Yarns, Monty Python's Flying Circus, Do Not Adjust Your Set, Terry Jones' Medieval Lives, The Two Ronnies, + more

Episodes: How to Recognise Different Types of Trees From Quite a Long Way Away, Full Frontal Nudity, Salad Days, Perkin Warbeck to Bloody Mary, How Not to Be Seen, + more

Terence Graham Parry Jones (February 1, 1942 - January 21, 2020) is a Welsh actor, writer, comedian, film director and historian was a member of the Monty Python comedy troupe. After graduating ...more

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