Geoffrey Hughes

Geoffrey Hughes
1944 - 2012
Geoffrey Hughes  British Actor

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British Actor Geoffrey Hughes was born on 2nd February, 1944 in Wallasey, Cheshire, England, UK and passed away on 27th Jul 2012 The Isle of Wright, Hampshire, England, UK aged 68. He is most remembered for Keeping Up Appearances. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Geoffrey Hughes was in an on-screen matchup with Judy Cornwell in Keeping Up Appearances (1990).

Geoffrey Hughes is a member of the following lists: 1944 births, People from Wallasey and Deaths from prostate cancer.


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First Name Geoffrey
Last Name Hughes
Full Name at Birth Geoffrey Hughes
Age 68 (age at death) years
Birthday 2nd February, 1944
Birthplace Wallasey, Cheshire, England, UK
Died 27th July, 2012
Place of Death The Isle of Wright, Hampshire, England, UK
Cause of Death Prostate Cancer
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Large
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Keeping Up Appearances
Year(s) Active 1966–2010

Geoffrey Hughes DL (2 February 1944 – 27 July 2012) was an English actor. Hughes provided the voice of Paul McCartney in the animated film Yellow Submarine (1968), and rose to fame for portraying much-loved bin man Eddie Yeats in the long-running British soap opera Coronation Street from 1974 to 1983, making a return to the show in 1987. He is well known for playing loveable slob Onslow in the British sitcom Keeping Up Appearances (1990–1995); and 'Twiggy' in the sitcom The Royle Family, playing the part from 1998 to 2000, and reprising his role for the specials in 2006 and 2008.

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The History of Stand-Up Comedy2010Clown (voice, as Geoff Hughes)Short Film
Flick2008Tony RayMovie
Expresso2007The Builder (Normal Coffee)Short Film
Liverpool Nativity2007GabrielTV Movie
Skins2007Bandy, Fat Bastard, Uncle KeithTV Show
Sweet Thing2000BernieShort Film
Polterguests1999Hopalong HughesTV Show
The Royle Family1998TwiggyTV Show
The Memoirs of Hyacinth Bucket1997OnslowTV Movie
The Smiths1995DooleyTV Movie
Good Friday 16631994The HusbandTV Movie
Heartbeat1992Vernon ScrippsTV Show
Spender1991Kenny CoatesTV Show
Keeping Up Appearances1990OnslowTV Show
The Upper Hand1990RayTV Show
Coasting1990Ray HartleyTV Show
Making Out1989DilkTV Show
I, Lovett1989Addison Mammon, DirkTV Show
You Rang, M'Lord?1988Fred KendallTV Show
Flying Lady1987Arnie HamsonTV Show
Boon1986Tiny TimTV Show
Casualty1986Si BlakeTV Show
Screenplay1986Repo ManTV Show
Bright Side, The1985Mr. LithgowTV Show
The Winning Streak1985Custom car driverTV Show
Screen Two1985Det. Sgt. BaileyTV Show
Nijinsky1980Gavrilov (uncredited)Movie
The Little and Large Show1978TV Show
Mr. Big1977PolicemanTV Show
Confessions of a Driving Instructor1976PostmanMovie
Cilla's World of Comedy1976Roger FulwoodTV Show
Adolf Hitler - My Part in His Downfall1974LarryMovie
No, Honestly1974DerekTV Show
Don't Drink the Water1974FrankTV Show
Sporting Scenes1974PunterTV Show
Tiffany Jones1973GeorgMovie
Crown Court1972Robert SimsTV Show
The Blood on Satan's Claw1971Drinking Villager (uncredited)Movie
Carry on at Your Convenience1971WillieMovie
Inn of the Frightened People1971Brewery Driver, FredMovie
Kindly Leave the Kerb1971TV Show
Long Voyage Out of War1971RapsTV Show
The Man Who Had Power Over Women1970PolicemanMovie
Play for Today1970DerekTV Show
Shadows of Fear1970TerryTV Show
Wicked Women1970BuilderTV Show
The Virgin Soldiers1969'The Virgin Soldiers' - LantryMovie
Till Death Us Do Part1969Mike's BrotherMovie
Curry & Chips1969Dick, Young DickTV Show
My Partner the Ghost1969HarperTV Show
The Mind of Mr. J.G. Reeder1969DannyTV Show
Up Pompeii!1969PiteousTV Show
The Bofors Gun1968Pvt. Samuel (cook)Movie
Yellow Submarine1968Paul McCartney (voice, as Geoff Hughes)Movie
Dad's Army1968the Bridge CorporalTV Show
Please Sir!1968Mr. TurnerTV Show
Smashing Time1967BuilderMovie
Sorry I'm Single1967GeraldTV Show
City 68'1967GillTV Show
Out of Town Theatre1966William WilliamsTV Show
BBC Play of the Month1965Second WorkmanTV Show
Thirty-Minute Theatre1965Chuck, Lance-Corporal WilliamsTV Show
The Likely Lads1964PodgeTV Show
The Wednesday Play1964Flash BlakeyTV Show
Doctor Who1963PopplewickTV Show
The Saint1962Party BoyTV Show
Z Cars1962Bartram, Mickey, WynneTV Show
Coronation Street1960Eddie Yeats, Phil FergusonTV Show
ITV Play of the Week1955Chris Smitheringale, Frank MonoghanTV Show
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