Wednesday, July 09, 2008
An LP I found at a boot sale a while back from 1965- recorded before an invited audience on the World Record Club label. Roy is joined by Doug Fisher, Sheila Steafel and Jock Druncan. Musical arrangements and direction by Norman Percival. I love the Singing Postman inspired song here "Peeping Tom" that sounds exactly like him!
"A famous face in showbiz for thirty five years, Roy Hudd is natural comedy entertainer, a talented actor, playwright, sketch-writer, and performer.
He broke into TV appearing on Not So Much A Programme, More A Way of Life, but found wider fame with 1969’s The Roy Hudd Show.
Since 1975 The News Huddlines has had an amazing run on Radio 2, and is something of an institution. Although it's currently off-air, it will be back next year.
Roy's work as a dramatic actor in television has also won him praise. Dennis Potter's Lipstick on your Collar proved a huge success. This led to his most endearing dramatic role, again written for him by Potter, that of Spoonerism-afflicted Ben Baglin in Karaoke.
Roy was recently seen as Archie Shuttleworth in Coronation Street."
Roy Hudd - Notice To Quit
Roy Hudd - Peeping Tom
Roy Hudd - Share My garden With Me
Roy Hudd - Please Put A Penny
Roy Hudd - The Society Wedding Stakes
Roy Hudd - Bus Driver
Roy Hudd - A Stroll Down Memory Lane
These SendSpace files areavailable for seven days or until exhausted.