Sellers, Peter

Sellers, Peter
   British actor. Born in Portsmouth, he worked at a seaside theatre in Devon. He then served in the Royal Air Force. After World War II, he began to work in comedy, and later on radio. With Spike Milligan and Harry Secombe he produced The Goon Show. He subse-quently appeared on film in The Ladykillers and I'm All Right Jack. By 1960 he was in Hollywood and appeared in Lolita, Dr Strangelove, The Pink Panther and What's New Pussycat?.

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  • SELLERS, PETER — (Richard Henry; 1925–1980), British actor. Born in Portsmouth, the son of a non Jewish pianist and a Jewish mother, Agnes née Marks, Peter Sellers was educated at a Catholic school to the age of 14 and was originally a jazz drummer. Joining the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Sellers, Peter — (1925–1980)    Richard Henry Sellers was born in Southsea, Hampshire, England, in 1925. He joined the Royal Air Force at 17 and became an entertainer at military bases. He gained popularity as a mimic on BBC radio’s “Goon Show,” and entered… …   The Encyclopedia of Stanley Kubrick

  • Sellers, Peter — orig. Richard Henry Sellers born Sept. 8, 1925, Southsea, Hampshire, Eng. died July 24, 1980, London British film actor. The son of vaudeville performers, he acted from childhood in his parents comedy act. In the early 1950s he performed on radio …   Universalium

  • Sellers, Peter — • СЕ ЛЛЕРС (Sellers) Питер (наст. имя Ричард Генри) (8.9.1925 24.6.1980)    англ. актёр, режиссёр. Вырос в театр. семье. В 1948 стал популярным эстрадным актёром и певцом. В кино с 1951. Успешно снялся в эпизодич. роли нерасторопного бандита… …   Кино: Энциклопедический словарь

  • Sellers, Peter — ► (1925 80) Actor cinematográfico británico. Dotado de un inteligente y fino humor. Películas: ¿Teléfono rojo?, volamos hacia Moscú (1963), La pantera rosa (1964) y El guateque (1968), entre otras. * * * orig. Richard Henry Sellers (8 sep. 1925,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Sellers — Sellers, Peter …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Peter Sellers — im Jahr 1973 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Peter Sellers — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Peter Sellers Peter Sellers con Britt Ekland Nombre real Richard Henry Sellers Nacimiento …   Wikipedia Español

  • Sellers (surname) — Sellers is a surname, and may refer to:* Ann Henderson Sellers, climatologist * Basil Sellers, Businessman and Philanthropist * Brian Sellers, English cricketer * Isaiah Sellers, American riverboat captain * Joey Sellers, American trombonist *… …   Wikipedia

  • Peter Mayle — est un écrivain anglais contemporain, né le 14 juin 1939 à Brighton. Le gouvernement français l’a élevé au grade de Chevalier de la Légion d’honneur en 2002, pour coopération et francophonie[1]. Sommaire 1 Biographie …   Wikipédia en Français

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