Ben Taylor Wiki – Ben Taylor Biography
Ben Taylor is the son of the late Tim Brooke-Taylor an English comedian and actor. The actor died on Sunday, April 12, 2020, due to coronavirus. He was active in comedy performances while still at Cambridge University, and became President of the Footlights club, touring internationally with the Footlights revue in 1964.
He became famous to the majority of the people for his work on BBC Radio with I’m Sorry, I’ll Read That Again, he moved into television with At Last the 1948 Show working together with old Cambridge friends John Cleese and Graham Chapman. He is best known as a member of The Goodies, where he starred in the television series throughout the 70s and was recognized internationally in Australia and New Zealand. He has also appeared as an actor in various sitcoms and has been a panelist on I’m Sorry I Haven’t a Clue for more than 40 years.
Ben Taylor Age
His age is unknown however his father was born on July 17, 1940, in Buxton, United Kingdom and died on April 12, 2020, at the age of 79.
Ben Taylor Parents
He is the son of the late comedian Tim Brooke-Taylor and his mother Christine Weadon.
Ben Taylor Family
He has a brother called Edward Taylor. He is married and has a family of his own who have been kept away from the public interest.
Tim Brooke-Taylor Death
The comedian died on Sunday, April 12, 2020, at the age of 79 with coronavirus, according to a statement released by his agent.
In a statement, his agent said: “It is with great sadness that we announce Tim’s death early today from Covid-19.”
His fellow Goodie Graeme Garden said he was “terribly saddened” by the loss of someone who had been a close colleague and friend for more than 50 years.
He said: “Tim and I met at Cambridge University in the early 1960s and have enjoyed working together almost constantly from that time onwards, on radio, stage and television.
“He was a funny, sociable, generous man who was a delight to work with. Audiences found him not only hilarious but also adorable. His loss at this dreadful time is particularly hard to bear and my thoughts are with Christine, Ben, Edward and their families.”
Tim Brooke-Taylor Cause of Death
The cause of his father’s death was as a result of contracting coronavirus.