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Denis Norden CBE

Writer, Actor
6 February 1922 to 19 September 2018

A British writer, actor and presenter who began his career writing gags for comedians post-war, Norden first began working on television with his writing partner Frank Muir. After striking out on his own Norden became best known for writing and presenting It’ll Be Alright on the Night (1977-2016) up until he retired.

Read Denis Norden's Guardian obituary here.