Sunday, September 24 1961
52 years, 3 months, 2 days
Bromley, Kent, England [ view ]
Susan Jane Hetherington
Comedian Jack Dee has been invited to visit Crewe after snubbing the town on radio
COMEDIAN Jack Dee has been invited to visit Crewe after deriding the town on national radio. The grumpy comic told Radio 2 listeners he 'just can't be bothered' to go to towns like Crewe, as there is 'nothing to do'. But Cheshire East Council leader Michael Jones rejected the criticism and challenged Mr Dee to see for himself what Crewe has to offer. He said: 'Jack's famous for his grumpy ...
Jack on Jack: When Dee met Whitehall
Deadpan Jack Dee, 52, was born in Bromley, to a printer father and a mother whose parents were unsuccessful actors. He was working in a restaurant when he performed his first standup gig at the Comedy Store in 1986. In 2004 he created Live at the Apollo and his other TV appearances include Shooting Stars, the sitcom Lead Balloon and the first Celebrity Big Brother in 2001, which he won. His ...
Jack Dee Back With 'So What' Tour, After A FiveYear Break From Comedy StandUp
Jack Dee reveals that his worst ever social gaffe came at a funeral. The confession comes as he is discussing the merits of small talk, a dinner party art the straightfaced comedian claims to be surprisingly good at... 'I can chat, I'm very amenable,' he explains unsmilingly. 'I don't follow sport, so that cuts me out of 60 of all conversations. It has to be specific really... so I guess it ...
Jack Dee, The Lighthouse, Poole
IF Jack Dee had been hoping for an easy ride on the last night of his autumn tour, then it didnt go quite to plan in the first half.
Comedians Russell Brand and Jack Dee share Echo story about tea towel on fire with millions
A TINY twosentence story in the Daily Echo was spread to millions of readers worldwide by comedians Jack Dee and Russell Brand.
Obituary: Jack Kougioulis
Jack Kougioulis attended his final breakfast club on November 11, 2013. He went to be with his loved ones above while his family were by his side. Not surrounded by.. As he wouldn't have wanted us hovering.
Mills, Rayburn test the frozen waters at Jack Frost tourney
Sam Rayburn traveled to a high school basketball tournament that lived up to its name last weekend.
Marc Breaux dies at 89; choreographed 'Mary Poppins,' 'Sound of Music'
Choreographer Marc Breaux was renowned for his liveaction dances in film and on variety TV shows throughout the 1960s and '70s. When Dick Van Dyke got the role of Bert in the 1964 movie musical 'Mary Poppins,' Walt Disney asked him if he had a recommendation for a choreographer. Van Dyke recalled working with the team of Marc Breaux and Dee Dee Wood, who had created a number for the Jack Benny ...
Annette Jackson, 70; service Saturday
Annette Jackson, 70, of Morehead City, died Monday, Dec. 9, 2013. Her service is at 2 p.m. Saturday at Munden Funeral Home.
Residents seek to disqualify politicians
Fourteen Powell River residents have filed a petition in the Supreme Court of British Columbia asking to have five City of Powell River elected officials disqualified from office.