The writing staff chosen for The Frost Report were, in many ways, the finest comedic minds of the 1960s United Kingdom, consisting of many writers and performers who would go on to make names for themselves in comedy. They included future Goodies members Bill Oddie and Tim Brooke-Taylor, and also Frank Muir, Barry Cryer, Marty Feldman, Ronnie Barker, Ronnie Corbett, Dick Vosburgh and future Python members Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin. It was whilst working on The Frost Report, in fact, that the future Pythons developed their unique writing styles that would become so significant later.
RONNIE BARKER 1929-2005 British comedian was half of Two Ronnies Also seen on classic '60s TV show 'The Frost Report'
Oct 05, 2005; LONDON -- British comedian Ronnie Barker, half of the long- established and much-loved duo The Two Ronnies, died Monday, his...