English actor and comedian who gained fame for his catchphrases in films such as Bees in Paradise. He also appeared in the 1941 film, I Thank You, and the 1942 film, King Arthur Was a Gentlemen.
He won an egg and spoon race as a child while attending Liverpool Institute for Boys.
He was a member of the Savage Club, a known gentlemen's club in London.
He was married to Elizabeth May Swash from 1925 to 1974 and had a daughter.
He starred with Peter Graves in the 1944 musical film, Bees in Paradise.