Bobby Ball.

Bobby Ball

Bobby Ball is a devout Christian, comedian and actor best-known for his double act partnership with Tommy Cannon as Cannon & Ball. Gaining success in northern working mens' clubs in the 1970s, they first appeared on television in 1978 and proved so popular they were offered their own starring prime-time comedy show the following year. It ran for well over a decade.

Full name
Robert Harper
Member of
Cannon & Ball
Gender
Male
Nationality
England
Home town
Oldham
Born
Friday 28th January 1944 (75 years-old)

Known for

Credits

 
Year Production Role
2019 The Comedy Years Brand New Self
2018 Benidorm - Series 10
  1. E9 - Episode Nine
Ron Pickford
2018 Harry Hill's Alien Fun Capsule - Series 2
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2018 Last Laugh In Vegas Self
2018 Not Going Out - Series 9 Frank
2017 Not Going Out - Series 8 Frank
2017 Miranda: Morecambe & Wise And Me Self
2016 Mount Pleasant - Series 6 Barry Harris
2015 Not Going Out - 2015 Christmas Special Frank
2015 Christmas With The Double Acts (as Cannon & Ball) Self
2015 Mount Pleasant - Series 5 Barry Harris
2014 Not Going Out - Out-takes Frank
2014 Not Going Out - Series 7 Frank
2014 Mount Pleasant - Series 4 Barry Harris
2013 Morecambe & Wise: The Whole Story
  1. E2 - Part 2
Self
2013 Mount Pleasant - Series 3 Barry Harris
2013 Les Dawson: An Audience With That Never Was (as Cannon and Ball) Self
2013 Not Going Out - Series 6 Frank
2013 The Security Men Duckers
2013 The Laughter Of Blackpool Self
2012 The Late Great Eric Sykes Self
2012 Mount Pleasant - Series 2 Barry Harris
2012 Not Going Out - Series 5 Frank
2011 Mount Pleasant - Series 1 Barry Harris
2011 Show Me The Funny
  1. E6 - Blackpool
Guest
2011 Not Going Out - Series 4 Frank
2009 The Fattest Man In Britain Morris Morrissey
2009 Not Going Out - Series 3 Frank
2008 Last Of The Summer Wine - Series 29
  1. E11 - Get Out Of That, Then
Lenny
2006 The Story Of Light Entertainment
  1. E1 - The Double Acts
Self
2001 Rex The Runt - Series 2
  1. E10 - Wayne The Zebra
Wayne the Zerba (Voice)
1996 Shooting Stars - Series 2
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
1991 Cannon And Ball's Playhouse
  1. E2 - Free Every Friday
Norman Tubbs
1991 Cannon And Ball's Playhouse
  1. E1 - Growing Concern
Bobby Barnes
1991 Plaza Patrol Trevor Purvis
Casino Actor
1988 Mr H Is Late Driver's Mate
1983 The Boys In Blue PC Ball
1979 Cannon And Ball - Series 1 Self

Non-comedy TV and film credits might be found here:
Bobby Ball on IMDb

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