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Victoria Beckham Bans David From Buying Iconic Car

3rd April 2012

Victoria Beckham is banning husband David from buying an iconic TV car.The soccer star wants to purchase the back door of the yellow three-wheeler Robin Reliant from classic British comedy show 'Only Fools and Horses'...

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John Leguizamo To Play Del Boy In American Remake Of Only Fools And Horses

22nd February 2012

John Leguizamo is set to play Del Boy in the upcoming American pilot of the popular BBC comedy, Only Fools and Horses. The One For The Money actor will be taking on the iconic role...

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David Jason Not Convinced 'Only Fools And Horses' Will Crossover Well To America

2nd February 2012

David Jason isn't too happy with the plans to remake the seminal British comedy 'Only Fools And Horses' in America, questioning whether the humour of the original - which made true household names of himself...

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Jason Monitors Tv For Young Daughter

5th December 2011

Veteran actor Sir David Jason is unimpressed with the trend for sexy TV adverts - because he's constantly worried his young daughter will see inappropriate images.The British star, most famous for his role as Del...

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Sir David Jason Donates Fuel Allowance To Elderly

10th November 2011

Veteran actor Sir David Jason is forfeiting his share of a government grant to help elderly couples in his native U.K. keep warm during winter.The British government awards any citizen over the age of 65...

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The Bfg To Become Live Action Movie

28th September 2011

Roald Dahl's children's book 'The BFG' is set to be turned into a live-action movie. Dreamworks has reportedly got the rights to the film, which is set to be produced by Kathleen Kennedy and Frank...

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Catherine Zeta Jones Made A Cbe At Buckingham Palace

24th February 2011

CATHERINE ZETA JONES was made a CBE by PRINCE CHARLES at Buckingham Palace today (24th February 2011).CATHERINE ZETA JONES, the Welsh actress and wife of MICHAEL DOUGLAS, was made a CBE during a ceremony at...

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Fascinating Fact 10748

27th January 2011

SIMON COWELL's hit British series THE X FACTOR was named Best Talent Show at the National Television Awards in London on Wednesday night (26Jan11). Other winners at the ceremony included veteran actor DAVID JASON, who...

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Fascinating Fact 10058

30th September 2010

A statue of late British comedian RONNIE BARKER was unveiled in Aylesbury, England on Thursday (30Sep10). The life-sized bronze tribute was placed in the town where the funnyman played his first show more than 60...

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Fascinating Fact 3150

24th April 2007

British actor SIR DAVID JASON has landed the lead role as in a movie adaptation of Terry Pratchett's Discworld. He will play a wizard in The Colour of Magic....

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Atkinson Tops Comedy List

10th April 2007

ROWAN ATKINSON'S comedy character MR BEAN has been named Britain's favourite funnyman of all time. The accident-prone creation of Atkinson topped a Windows Live Space poll with 15 per cent of the vote, while his...

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David Jason Knighted And Married

2nd December 2005

British acting veteran SIR DAVID JASON is having an amazing week after receiving his knighthood from QUEEN ELIZABETH II yesterday (01DEC05), only a day after wedding his long-term love GILL HINCHCLIFFE. The A TOUCH...

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Corbett, Jason, Suchet Pay Tribute To Barker

4th October 2005

LATEST: British stars RONNIE CORBETT, SIR DAVID JASON and DAVID SUCHET have joined a host of celebrities paying tribute to late comedian RONNIE BARKER, who died yesterday (03OCT05). The comedy veteran passed away at...

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Ronnie Barker Dies

4th October 2005

Legendary British comedian RONNIE BARKER has died at the age of 76. Barker, best known for the BBC TV show PORRIDGE and his partnership with longtime funnyman collaborator RONNIE CORBETT, passed away peacefully at...

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Jason Retires From Only Fools And Horses

26th July 2005

Veteran actor DAVID JASON has refused to revisit his beloved ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES character DEL BOY, after deeming himself too old to play the cockney conman. Award-winning Jason, 65, last appeared on the...

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British Actor Knighted By Queen

12th June 2005

British actor DAVID JASON has been knighted by British Monarch Queen ELIZABETH II. The 65-year-old TV and stage star, who was appointed an OBE (Officer of the British Empire) in 1993, was recognised...

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Cleese's Fawlty Towers Tops

3rd December 2003

JOHN CLEESE's comedy classic FAWLTY TOWERS has proved the most popular show with users of a new online archive of British films and TV programmes. The BRITISH FILM INSTITUTE made their store of 50,000...

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