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Peter Butterworth (Peter William Shorrocks Butterworth)

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Biography

Bramhall, Cheshire, England, UK
Peter Butterworth's promising career in the British Navy ended when the plane in which he was traveling was shot down by the Germans in WW II and he was placed in a POW camp. There he became close friends with Talbot Rothwell (later a writer on the "Carry On" series, on which Butterworth often worked) and the two began writing and performing sketches for camp shows to entertain the prisoners (and to cover up the noise of other prisoners digging escape tunnels). Read more...

Actor

Character: Julien / Postman / Farmer

Penny Princess 1952

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Character: The Potter

Fun at St. Fanny's 1956

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Character: Detective Constable Slobotham

Carry on Screaming! 1966

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Character: Citizen Bidet

Don't Lose Your Head 1966

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Character: Jonah Whale

Ouch! 1967

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Character: Brother Belcher

Carry On... Up the Khyber 1968

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Character: The Meddling Monk

Doctor Who Live: The Afterparty 2013

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Character: 2nd Sub-Editor

The Day the Earth Caught Fire 1961

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Character: Patron In Chaps

The Ritz 1976

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Character: Inspector Lord

Kraft Mystery Theater 1959

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Character: Arthur Gates

Public Eye 1965

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