Tony Hancock

Tony Hancock

About Tony Hancock

Anthony John 'Tony' Hancock (12 May 1924- 24 June 1968) was an English comedian and actor. Popular during the 1950s and early 1960s, he had a major success with his BBC series Hancock's Half Hour, first on radio from 1954, then on television from 1956, in which he soon formed a strong professional and personal bond with comic actor Sid James.

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