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Barry Cryer - Author


Barry Cryer's writing credits include material for Morecambe and Wise, Tommy Cooper, Les Dawson, Bruce Forsyth, Rory Bremner and Jasper Carrott, to name but a few. As if this was not enough, he has also collaboratively penned series like Hello Cheeky! and appears regularly on I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue, and Just a Minute. He delighted audience with his one-man show The First Farewell Tour. He was made an OBE for services to comedy in 2001.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Barry Cryer

Butterfly Brain by Barry Cryer
Butterfly Brain
Barry Cryer
As in life, Barry Cryer on paper has a fund of anecdotes, stories and reminiscences taken from his 50 years+ in show business. As the veteran he can remember some real old treasures but his fascination with “the business” extends...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/10/2010
Butterfly Brain by Barry Cryer
Butterfly Brain
Barry Cryer
Barry Cryer has worked with nearly all the great British comedians since the 1950’s having written a huge volume of material for them while also appearing regularly on our radio airwaves. If you want humorous, entertaining and interesting anecdotes from...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/10/2009

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