Dudley Moore

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English actor and comedian who appeared on television and in films (born in 1935)

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DIRECTOR: Blake Edwards, left, with an honorary Oscar in 2004, with wife Julie Andrews in 1992, above, and, inset left, a scene from 10 with Bo Derek and Dudley Moore
The film was a massive hit in 1981 for Dudley Moore and Liza Minelli.
10 Worcester A fictional character in one of Dudley Moore and Peter Cook's notorious Derek and Clive sketches, Alfie Noakes was a northern comedian characterised by his hackneyed deliveries.
In which 1979 film directed by Blake Edwards did Bo Derek co-star with Dudley Moore and Julie Andrews?
It was generally thought that I would do well to get myself on to the Hollywood boulevard in the hope of being "discovered", since I was apparently the spitting image of Dudley Moore, a pint-sized British comedian who graduated to global film stardom.
He says, "I saw that Dudley Moore film and it was great.
Comedians Spike Milligan and Dudley Moore, Labour politician Dame Barbara Castle and actor John Thaw have also been included.
Dudley Moore was an actor, a comedian, and the husband to a perfectionist wife: he left a promising career in jazz piano to become a comedian, then an actor--and his personal life was fraught with illness and trials.
Who do you think you look like more: Dudley Moore or John Stockton?
AILING British actor Dudley Moore is hoping a bizarre 'coffee therapy' will help to cure the rare brain disease that has wrecked his life.
Throughout his 70-odd-year career, the great British actor reeled in audiences with his silky tones and superb diction, whether he was performing Shakespeare on the stage of London's Old Vic or hilariously upbraiding Dudley Moore in the hit comedy film Arthur (for which Gielgud's witheringly witty performance netted him a 1981 Best Supporting Actor Academy Award).
BORN DUDLEY Moore, actor/ pianist, 1935, above JOE Hart, goalkeeper, 1987 ALEXIS Korner, blues musician, 1928 DIED LORD Byron, English poet, 1824, above CHARLES Darwin, naturalist, 1882 DAPHNE du Maurier, novelist, 1889
This remake of the 1967 Peter Cook and Dudley Moore comedy may lack some of the original's wit, but it's still a lot of fun.
THE VERDICT Russell Brand and Helen Mirren are a dreamteam pairing in this warmly entertaining remake of the 1981 Dudley Moore classic Arthur, the delirious tale of a consistently drunken man-child who has to grudgingly grow up and face the realities of life.
05pm The destination is Monte Carlo, with the cars driven by the dastardly Terry-Thomas and Eric Sykes, the dashing Tony Curtis accompanied by the lovely Susan Hampshire, the inventive Peter Cook and Dudley Moore and ex-jailbirds Gert Frobe and Peer Schmidt.