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The Comedy Man

1964
1h 32m
Drama
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Cast

Kenneth More (Chick Byrd)Cecil Parker (Thomas Rutherford)Dennis Price (Tommy Morris)Billie Whitelaw (Judy)Norman Rossington (Theodore Littleton)Angela Douglas (Fay Trubshaw)Edmund Purdom (Julian Baxter)Frank Finlay (Prout)Alan Dobie (Jack Lavery)J.G. Devlin (Gus Sloppitt)Valerie Croft (Yvonne)Leila Croft (Pauline)Gerald Campion (Gerry)Jacqueline Hill (Sandy Lavery)Harold Goodwin (Second Assistant Director)Penny Morrell (Actress #2)Naomi Chance (Bit Part)Guy Deghy (Schuyster)

Director

Alvin Rakoff

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Synopsis

Charles Byrd, known as "Chick", has spent his adult life acting in small repertory companies all over the UK, and he's never had much luck. All too aware that he's no longer young, Chick makes one last stab at finding success in London.

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