John Sessions.

John Sessions

Obituary: John Sessions

Such was the breadth of John Sessions' talents that he could improvise a comedy sketch around random objects, dredge up the dates of birth and death for various historical figures in panel shows and played both Labour and Conservative Prime Ministers in hit feature films.

The Scotsman, 9th November 2020

John Sessions obituary

The comedian, mimic and actor John Sessions, who has died of a heart attack aged 67, had trouble being John Sessions.

Stuart Jeffries, The Guardian, 4th November 2020

The towering comic genius John Sessions

John Sessions was once inescapable. Every chat show and panel game on TV was clamouring for his brilliant impressions and stream-of-consciousness wit.

Christopher Stevens, Daily Mail, 3rd November 2020

John Sessions: brilliant, unhinged self-effacing genius

An outstanding mimic and actor, Sessions' talent, honed in 1980s TV comedy, somehow failed to bring him superstardom.

Stephen Moss, The Guardian, 3rd November 2020

Ancona: John Sessions was the Richard Burton of comedy

Ronni Ancona remembers her late friend and co-star's brilliance - and his genuine fury at having to pick up Michael Caine's pants.

Ronni Ancona, The Telegraph, 3rd November 2020

John Sessions - a life in pictures

Comedian and actor John Sessions has died aged 67. Here's a look back at his many career highs, from Whose Line is it Anyway? to Stella Street.

The Guardian, 3rd November 2020

John Sessions: A life on screen

Some of the comic and actor's memorable appearances.

Chortle, 3rd November 2020

John Sessions dies aged 67

Comic actor and comedian John Sessions has died at the age of 67.

British Comedy Guide, 3rd November 2020