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Spike Milligan

Spike Milligan - widely labelled a "comedy genius" - was a comedian, writer, actor and poet. He co-created and starred in The Goon Show and worked on a number of TV sketch shows as a writer and performer. Suffering from severe bipolar disorder, he had at least ten serious mental breakdowns across his career. His gravestone features the phrase "I told you I was ill" in Irish, the tongue of his adopted nationality.

Title
Spike Milligan KBE
Title
Terence Milligan KBE
Full name
Terence Alan Milligan
Full name
Terence Milligan
Gender
Male
Born
Tuesday 16th April 1918
Died
Wednesday 27th February 2002 (aged 83)

Known for

Credits

 
Year Production Role
2019 The Ghost Of Peter Sellers Brand New Self (Archive Material)
2018 Spike Milligan: Inside Out Self (Archive Material)
2015 The Bed-Sitting Room Creator
2015 Legends Of Stand-Up And Bernard Righton
  1. E1 - Episode One
Self (Archive Material)
2015 The Interviews - Series 1
  1. E6 - Spike Milligan
Self (Archive Material)
2014 Spike Milligan: Assorted Q Ensemble Actor
2014 Spike Milligan: Assorted Q Writer
2014 Spike Milligan: Love, Light And Peace Self (Archive Material)
2014 Tears Of A Clown Self (Archive Material)
The Comedy Vaults: BBC2's Hidden Treasure Self (Archive Material)
2012 Legends Of British Comedy Self (Archive Material)
2012 Perspectives: Sergeant On Spike Self (Archive Material)
2011 Spike Milligan - The Serious Poet Self (Archive Material)
2011 David Suchet On Sid Field: Last Of The Music Hall Heroes Self (Archive Material)
2010 The Unforgettable... - Series 4
  1. E8 - Spike Milligan
Self (Archive Material)
2007 Timeshift: Gagging For It - TV's Hunger For Radio Comedy Self (Archive Material)
2005 The Unseen... - The Unseen Spike Milligan Self (Archive Material)
2001 Goon Again Writer
1999 Room 101 - Series 4
  1. E3 - Spike Milligan
Guest
1995 Have I Got News For You - Series 9
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
Guest
1995 Perry & Croft: The Sitcoms Self
1993 Q Milligan Various
1993 Q Milligan Writer
1991 At Last The Go On Show Self
1988 Mr H Is Late Road-sweeper
1987 The Milligan Papers Ensemble Actor
1987 In Sickness & In Health - Series 3
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Fancy Fred
1982 Q - There's A Lot Of It About Various
1982 Q - There's A Lot Of It About Writer
1980 Q - Q9 Various
1980 Q - Q9 Writer
1979 Q - Q8 Various
1979 Q - Q8 Writer
1978 Q - Q7 Various
1978 Q - Q7 Writer
1975 Q - Q6 Various
1975 Q - Q6 Writer
1975 The Melting Pot - Comedy Playhouse Mr. Rembrandt
The Melting Pot - Series 1 Writer
1974 Till Death Us Do Part - Series 5
  1. E7 - Paki-Paddy
Kevin O'Grady
1974 Man About The House Self
1972 The Last Goon Show Of All Count Jim Moriarty
1972 The Last Goon Show Of All Eccles
1972 The Last Goon Show Of All Minnie Bannister
1972 The Last Goon Show Of All Little Jim
1972 The Last Goon Show Of All Writer
1972 The Last Goon Show Of All Count Jim Moriarty
1972 The Last Goon Show Of All Eccles
1972 The Last Goon Show Of All Minnie Bannister
1972 The Last Goon Show Of All Little Jim
1972 The Last Goon Show Of All Writer
1972 Till Death Us Do Part - Series 4
  1. E3 - Women's Lib And Bournemouth
Train passenger
Milligan In... Crew
Milligan In... Actor
1971 The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins Tramp
1971 The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins Writer
1970 Till Death Us Do Part - 1970 And 1971 Specials
  1. Special - Up The Polls! (The Campaign's Over)
Kevin O'Grady
1970 The Bed Sitting Room Mate
1970 The Bed Sitting Room Creator
Cucumber Castle Actor
1969 The Magic Christian Traffic Warden
1969 Curry & Chips Kevin O'Grady
1969 Q - Q5 Various
1969 Q - Q5 Writer
1965 Milligan's Wake - Series 2 Various
1965 Milligan's Wake - Series 2 Writer
1964 Milligan's Wake - Series 1 Various
1964 Milligan's Wake - Series 1 Writer
1962 Postman's Knock Harold Petts
1961 What A Whopper Tramp
1961 Spike Milligan Offers A Series Of Unrelated Incidents At Current Market Value Self
1961 Spike Milligan Offers A Series Of Unrelated Incidents At Current Market Value Writer
1960 Sykes And A... - Series 2
  1. E4 - An Egg
  2. E3 - A Holiday
Actor
1959 The Goon Show - Series 10 Count Jim Moriarty
1959 The Goon Show - Series 10 Eccles
1959 The Goon Show - Series 10 Minnie Bannister
1959 The Goon Show - Series 10 Writer
1958 The Goon Show - Series 9 Count Jim Moriarty
1958 The Goon Show - Series 9 Eccles
1958 The Goon Show - Series 9 Minnie Bannister
1958 The Goon Show - Series 9 Writer
1957 The Goon Show - Vintage Goons Count Jim Moriarty
1957 The Goon Show - Vintage Goons Eccles
1957 The Goon Show - Vintage Goons Minnie Bannister
1957 The Goon Show - Vintage Goons Writer
1957 The Goon Show - Series 8 Count Jim Moriarty
1957 The Goon Show - Series 8 Eccles
1957 The Goon Show - Series 8 Minnie Bannister
1957 The Goon Show - Series 8 Writer
1957 Question Time: A Sense Of Humour Guest
Man And Music Crew
Man And Music Actor
1956 Son Of Fred Writer
1956 Hancock's Half Hour - Series 1
  1. E5 - The Radio Show
Ensemble Actor
1956 A Show Called Fred Various
1956 A Show Called Fred Writer
1955 The Goon Show - Series 6 Count Jim Moriarty
1955 The Goon Show - Series 6 Eccles
1955 The Goon Show - Series 6 Minnie Bannister
1955 The Goon Show - Series 6 Writer
1954 The Goon Show - Series 5 Count Jim Moriarty
1954 The Goon Show - Series 5 Eccles
1954 The Goon Show - Series 5 Minnie Bannister
1954 The Goon Show - Series 5 Writer
1953 The Goon Show - Series 4 Count Jim Moriarty
1953 The Goon Show - Series 4 Eccles
1953 The Goon Show - Series 4 Minnie Bannister
1953 The Goon Show - Series 4 Writer
1953 The Frankie Howerd Show Writer
1952 The Goon Show - Series 3 Count Jim Moriarty
1952 The Goon Show - Series 3 Eccles
1952 The Goon Show - Series 3 Minnie Bannister
1952 The Goon Show - Series 3 Writer
1952 The Goon Show - Series 2 Eccles
1952 The Goon Show - Series 2 Writer
Goonreel Crew
Goonreel Actor
1952 Down Among The Z Men Private Eccles
1951 The Goon Show - Series 1 - Crazy People Writer
1951 The Goon Show Creator
1951 Let's Go Crazy Waiter
1951 Let's Go Crazy Posh Diner
1951 Penny Points To Paradise Spike Donnelly
1951 Penny Points To Paradise Composer
The Goon Show - Series 7 Count Jim Moriarty
The Goon Show - Series 7 Eccles
The Goon Show - Series 7 Minnie Bannister
The Goon Show - Series 7 Writer

Non-comedy TV and film credits might be found here:
Spike Milligan on IMDb

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