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Creator: Terry-Thomas
"A page about me? I say! Jolly good show!"
Terry-Thomas (born Thomas Terry Hoar Stevens, July 10, 1911 — January 8, 1990) was an English comedian and character actor who became known to a worldwide audience through his many films during the 1950s and '60s. He often portrayed disreputable members of the upper classes, especially cads, toffs and bounders, using his distinctive voice; his costume and props tended to include a bowler, waistcoat and cigarette holder. He was perhaps most well-known for the large gap between his front teeth.

Tropes he displayed:

Films he starred in include:

  • The Abominable Dr. Phibes: Dr. Longstreet
    • The sequel, Dr. Phibes Rises Again, in a cameo
  • Blue Murder at St Trinians: Captain Romney Carlton-Ricketts
  • Carlton-Browne of the F.O. (a.k.a. Man in a Cocked Hat): Cadogan De Vere Carlton-Browne
  • The Green Man: Charles Boughtflower
  • A Guide for the Married Man: Harry, aka "Tiger"
  • I'm All Right Jack: Major Hitchcock
  • Its A Mad Mad Mad Mad World: Lt. Col. J. Algernon Hawthorne
  • Kill or Cure: Captain J. (Jeroboam) Barker-Rynde PI
  • La Grande Vadrouille (a.k.a. Don't Look Now... We're Being Shot At!): Sir Reginald Brook
  • The Last Remake Of Beau Geste: Warden
  • Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines: Sir Percy Ware-Armitage
    • In Monte Carlo or Bust (a.k.a. Those Daring Young Men in Their Jaunty Jalopies), he plays Sir Percy's equally devious son, Sir Cuthbert Ware-Armitage.
  • The Naked Truth: Lord Henry Mayley
  • The Persuaders: Archibald Sinclair Beachum
  • Robin Hood: Sir Hiss
  • Rocket To the Moon: Sir Harry Washington-Smythe
  • School For Scoundrels: Raymond Delauney
  • Spanish Fly: Sir Percy de Courcy
  • Too Many Crooks: William Delany Gordon
  • The Vault of Horror: Arthur Critchit
  • Where Were You When the Lights Went Out?: Ladislaus Walichek


Jacques TatiComic ActorsStephen Tobolowsky
Olivia ThirlbyActorsMarsha Thomason

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