The Dick Emery Show. Dick Emery. Copyright: BBC

Dick Emery was an English comedian and actor who enjoyed considerable success during the 1960s and 70s, notably in his own long-running, 18-series BBC sketch show, The Dick Emery Show. His parents were double-act comics Callan & Emery, but he did not initially enter showbusiness himself, only taking to the stage during the Second World War.

More information

Born
Friday 19th February 1915
Died
Sunday 2nd January 1983
Full name
Richard Gilbert Emery
Nationality
English

Awards

BAFTA Television Awards 1972
Best Light Entertainment Performance: Nominee

Credits

Year Production Role
2020 Dick Emery: Comedy Gold Self (Archive Material)
2014 The Many Faces Of... - The Many Faces Of Dick Emery
  1. The Many Faces Of Dick Emery
Self (Archive Material)
2012 The Unforgettable... - Series 5
  1. E4 - Dick Emery
Self (Archive Material)
2011 My Favourite Joke
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Self (Archive Material)
2009 Dick Emery - The Comedy Of Errors? Self (Archive Material)
2001 Thou Art Awful ... But I Like Thee Self (Archive Material)
1983 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Jack Of Diamonds
  1. E5 - Herr Of The Dog
  2. E6 - The Fun Of The Fair
General von Klaus
1983 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Jack Of Diamonds
  1. E5 - Herr Of The Dog
Greta
1983 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Jack Of Diamonds
  1. E2 - Colonel Of The Nuts
Northern woman
1983 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Jack Of Diamonds
  1. E2 - Colonel Of The Nuts
  2. E3 - A Drip In The Ocean
  3. E4 - Going Dutch
  4. E5 - Herr Of The Dog
  5. E6 - The Fun Of The Fair
Det Insp Dearlove
1983 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Jack Of Diamonds
  1. E2 - Colonel Of The Nuts
  2. E3 - A Drip In The Ocean
Colonel Edgerton
1983 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Jack Of Diamonds
  1. E1 - She Was Only A Corporal's Daughter
  2. E2 - Colonel Of The Nuts
  3. E3 - A Drip In The Ocean
  4. E4 - Going Dutch
  5. E5 - Herr Of The Dog
  6. E6 - The Fun Of The Fair
Cyril Blackman
1983 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Jack Of Diamonds
  1. E1 - She Was Only A Corporal's Daughter
  2. E6 - The Fun Of The Fair
Lady Holtye
1983 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Jack Of Diamonds
  1. E1 - She Was Only A Corporal's Daughter
Vicar
1983 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Jack Of Diamonds
  1. E1 - She Was Only A Corporal's Daughter
Caretaker
1983 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Jack Of Diamonds Bernie Weinstock
1982 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Legacy Of Murder
  1. E5 - Bizarre Bazaar
Bovver boy
1982 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Legacy Of Murder
  1. E2 - Holy Smoke
Milkman
1982 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Legacy Of Murder
  1. E1 - Dying To Meet You
  2. E2 - Holy Smoke
Mrs Oldfield
1982 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Legacy Of Murder
  1. E1 - Dying To Meet You
  2. E5 - Bizarre Bazaar
  3. E6 - Corpse In The Act
Monica Danvers-Crichton
1982 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Legacy Of Murder
  1. E1 - Dying To Meet You
  2. E2 - Holy Smoke
  3. E3 - Who Do You Voo-Doo?
  4. E4 - Bang, Bang You're Dead
  5. E5 - Bizarre Bazaar
  6. E6 - Corpse In The Act
Joe Galleano
1982 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Legacy Of Murder
  1. E1 - Dying To Meet You
  2. E4 - Bang, Bang You're Dead
  3. E6 - Corpse In The Act
Lord Algrave
1982 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Legacy Of Murder Bernie Weinstock
1981 The Dick Emery Show - Series 18 Writer (Additional Material)
1981 The Dick Emery Show - Series 18 Various
1980 The Dick Emery Show - Series 17 Writer (Additional Material)
1980 The Dick Emery Show - Series 17 Various
1979 The Dick Emery Show - Series 16 Writer (Additional Material)
1979 The Dick Emery Show - Series 16 Various
1977 The Dick Emery Show - Series 15 Writer (Additional Material)
1977 The Dick Emery Show - Series 15 Various
1976 The Dick Emery Show - Series 14 Writer (Additional Material)
1976 The Dick Emery Show - Series 14 Various
1975 The Dick Emery Show - Series 13 Writer (Additional Material)
1975 The Dick Emery Show - Series 13 Various
1974 The Dick Emery Show - Series 12 Writer (Additional Material)
1974 The Dick Emery Show - Series 12 Various
1973 The Dick Emery Show - Series 11 Writer (Additional Material)
1973 The Dick Emery Show - Series 11 Various
1972 The Dick Emery Show - Series 10 Writer (Additional Material)
1972 The Dick Emery Show - Series 10 Various
1972 Ooh... You Are Awful! Various
1971 The Dick Emery Show - Series 9 Writer (Additional Material)
1971 The Dick Emery Show - Series 9 Various
1970 The Dick Emery Show - Series 8 Writer (Additional Material)
1970 The Dick Emery Show - Series 8 Various
1970 Dick Emery's Grand Prix Crew
1970 Dick Emery's Grand Prix Actor
1970 Loot Mr. Bateman
1969 The Dick Emery Show - Series 7 Writer (Additional Material)
1969 The Dick Emery Show - Series 7 Various
1967 The Dick Emery Show - Series 6 Writer (Additional Material)
1967 The Dick Emery Show - Series 6 Various
1967 Emery At Large - Series 3 Various
1967 The Dick Emery Show - Series 5 Writer (Additional Material)
1967 The Dick Emery Show - Series 5 Various
1966 The Dick Emery Show - Series 4 Writer (Additional Material)
1966 The Dick Emery Show - Series 4 Various
1965 The Dick Emery Show - Series 3 Writer (Additional Material)
1965 The Dick Emery Show - Series 3 Various
1965 Emery At Large - Series 2 Various
1965 The Big Job Frederick 'Booky' Binns
1964 Sykes And A... - Series 8
  1. E5 - A Cold War
Dick
1964 Room At The Bottom - Confessions Of A Television Producer Mr Hughes
1964 Emery At Large - Series 1 Various
1963 The Dick Emery Show - Series 2 Writer (Additional Material)
1963 The Dick Emery Show - Series 2 Various
1963 The Dick Emery Show - Series 1 Writer (Additional Material)
1963 The Dick Emery Show - Series 1 Various
1963 Dick Emery Time, Hooray! Self
1963 The Fast Lady Shingler
1962 Sykes And A... - Series 5
  1. E7 - A Haunting
Bus Conductor
1962 Sykes And A... - Series 5
  1. E2 - A Job
Mr. Fenshaw
1962 The Reunion Arthur Clench
1961 It's A Fair Cop Prisoner
1960 The Army Game - Series 4 Pte 'Chubby' Catchpole
1960 We're In Business - Series 2 Actor
1960 Light Up The Sky! Gunner Harry (Driver)
1959 Educating Archie - Series 2 Dick
1958 Educating Archie - Series 1 Dick
1957 Hancock's Half Hour - Series 3
  1. E11 - There's An Airfield At The Bottom Of My Garden
Surveyor
1957 Hancock's Half Hour - Series 3
  1. E10 - Competitions: How To Win Money And Influence People
Postman
1957 Hancock's Half Hour - Series 3
  1. E3 - The Amusement Arcade
Ballot Teller
1957 Man And Music Actor
1956 Two's Company - Series 2 Various
1956 The Tony Hancock Show - Series 1
  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. E2 - Episode Two
Ensemble Actor
1956 The Case Of The Mukkinese Battle-Horn Various

Non-comedy TV and film credits may be found here:
Dick Emery on IMDb

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