Eric Barker

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Birthday
12, 1912
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jun 1, 1990 (78)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
12, 1912
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jun 1, 1990 (78)

About

Comedic actor who appeared in Carry On Sergeant, Carry On Constable, and Carry On Spying. In 1965, he appeared in Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines.

Before Fame

During World War II, he worked as a writer for the armed forces radio show, Merry Go Round.

Trivia

He received a BAFTA Award in 1958 for Most Promising Newcomer for his role in the film, Brothers in Law.

Family Life

He grew up as the youngest of three children. He married Pearl Hackney in 1936 and had a daughter named Petronella Barker.

Associated With

He and Samuel L. Jackson both won BAFTA Awards.