Ken Goodwin

Ken Goodwin

About Ken Goodwin

Ken Goodwin (7 April 1933--18 February 2012) was an English comedian best known for his performances on the ITV Television show The Comedians. His performance style was nervous and stuttering. He laughed at his own jokes and reacted to laughter from the audience with the catchphrase ' Settle down now, settle down'. Goodwin was a great fan of George Formby. He did various jobs and started performing in working men's clubs, telling jokes and playing the ukelele. He then performed on the Royal Variety Show in 1971 and in a summer season at the London Palladium, before his television break on Opportunity Knocks followed by The Comedians. He also appeared on BBC TVs The Good Old Days.

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