Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Christopher Biggins Life Story Interview….
Christopher Biggins and Belfield are old pals. There’s always trouble when they get together!
Biggins has been best known as a comedy actor, appearing as the regular character Lukewarm in the very popular situation comedy Porridge (1974–77) starring Ronnie Barker.
Other comedy shows he appeared in include Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? (1973) and Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em (1973, 1978).
Chris is the darling of TV and a guaranteed hit on chat shows for all of the major networks. He’s a regular on Loose Women @ ITV.
Most famously Biggins is the best Dame in the business having Starred in Pantomime for over 40 years.
Here’s Belfield & Biggins – you have been warned…..
In 1976 he played Nero in the BBC dramatisation of I, Claudius by Robert Graves, having been selected for the role partly on the strength of a television commercial in which he had played a Roman emperor presiding over the games.
He also appeared in the BBC’s Poldark in 1977, and the TV miniseries Masada in 1981. Despite these serious roles, his co-hosting of Surprise Surprise and hosting children’s gameshow On Safari (1982–1985) for TVS led to him being typecast as a “bubbly personality”;
Search ‘Biggins’ in the top right hand corner for 2 more chats celebration of Biggins’ remarkable life and career!
Recorded 2009 by Alex Belfield for Celebrity Radio and BBC.