Collect 'Em All #11


Michael Bentine
(#33 of 48 in Merrysweets' Telegum TV Stars series)
"Son of a Peruvian research scientist, he was educated at Eton and destined to follow his father's profession, but decided to take up show business as his career. Was 6 years with B.B.C during which he created 'The Bumblies' for children and took part in the Goon Show. Appeared on I.T.V. in 'Yes, it's the Cathode Ray Tube.'"

1 comment:

Nicholas Parsons said...

He was unbearable! Have you seen "The Sandwich Board Man"?...His inane giggling drove me up the wall