Eric Sykes

Birthday:

05/04/1923

Place of birth:

Oldham, Lancashire, England, UK:

Biography:

'Eric Sykes' started as a radio scriptwriter but he soon found he could perform as well as write. The slight handicap of being very hard of hearing doesn't interfere with his wonderful comic timing. The spectacles he wears have no lenses but contain a bone conducting hearing aid.


Film Credits

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
as Frank Bryce
The Others (2001)
as Mr. Edmund Tuttle
Mavis and the Mermaid (2000)
as Skip
The Big Freeze (1993)
as Mr Blick, the plumber
Splitting Heirs (1993)
as Jobson the Doorman
Mr. H Is Late (1988)
as Senior Undertaker
Absolute Beginners (1986)
as Arcade Attendant
Gabrielle and the Doodleman (1984)
as Genie
It's Your Move (1982)
as Head Removal Man
The Boys in Blue (1982)
as Chief Constable
If You Go Down in the Woods Today (1981)
as Mr. Pangbourne
Rhubarb Rhubarb (1980)
as
The Plank (1979)
as Taller Workman
Monte Carlo or Bust! (1969)
as Perkins
Rhubarb (1969)
as
Shalako (1968)
as Mako
The Plank (1967)
as Smaller Workman
The Spy with a Cold Nose (1966)
as Wrigley
Rotten to the Core (1965)
as William Hunt
Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes (1965)
as Courtney
The Liquidator (1965)
as Griffen
One Way Pendulum (1964)
as Mr. Groomkirby
The Bargee (1964)
as The Mariner
Heavens Above! (1963)
as Harry Smith
Kill or Cure (1962)
as
Village of Daughters (1962)
as Herbert Harris
Very Important Person (1961)
as Willoughby, Sports Officer
Watch Your Stern (1960)
as Civilian electrician #2
Charley Moon (1956)
as Brother-in-Law
Orders Are Orders (1954)
as Pvt. Waterhouse

Production Credits

The Big Freeze (1993)
Director
The Big Freeze (1993)
Writer
Mr. H Is Late (1988)
Director
Mr. H Is Late (1988)
Writer
It's Your Move (1982)
Director
It's Your Move (1982)
Writer
If You Go Down in the Woods Today (1981)
Director
If You Go Down in the Woods Today (1981)
Writer
Rhubarb Rhubarb (1980)
Director
The Plank (1979)
Director
The Plank (1979)
Writer
Rhubarb (1969)
Director
Rhubarb (1969)
Writer
The Plank (1967)
Director
The Plank (1967)
Producer
The Plank (1967)
Writer
Orders Are Orders (1954)
Additional Dialogue