Richard Briers is no more

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  • RedSparrows 18 Feb 2013 13:03:38 22,909 posts
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    Say, everything in that, breathy, English, voice

    for he hath passed. Boo. He got to touch Kendall's bum.
  • Deckard1 18 Feb 2013 13:06:30 28,267 posts
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    :-(
  • neilka 18 Feb 2013 13:19:58 16,108 posts
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    He hasn't got a leg to stand on.

    Lastly, I am gay, disabled, and a liberal.

  • Fab4 18 Feb 2013 13:20:43 6,092 posts
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    :(

    Great actor. Even when he was playing an annoying character, like in Ever Decreasing Circles, there was something likeable about him.
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    I really enjoyed Brewsters Millions.
  • javvyman 18 Feb 2013 13:24:11 709 posts
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    Had a good life, always had a smile on his face and put a smile on mine.
  • DUFFMAN5 18 Feb 2013 13:24:12 14,792 posts
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    I was watching him in Extras, only in one scence, but brilliant. Also watched 1st ep of EDC last week.
    A sad loss:-(

    "Duffman the grey is thrusting in the direction of the problem! Oh, yeah!"

  • mrpon 18 Feb 2013 13:25:46 29,003 posts
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    javvyman wrote:
    Had a good life, always had a smile on his face and put a smile on mine.
    Yup.


    Bet he made a lovely granddad.

    Give yourself 5 or gig, you're worth it.

  • Murbal 18 Feb 2013 13:31:36 22,276 posts
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    :-(

    And I was so happy last year when I was reminded he wasn't already dead. RIP Richard.

    Loved Good Life & Ever Decreasing Circles.
  • riceNpea 18 Feb 2013 13:31:48 592 posts
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    RIP.
  • Whizzo 18 Feb 2013 13:32:15 43,160 posts
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    Sad news, of all the things I've seen him in over the years the first thing that came to mind on hearing about his death was remembering him firing an Uzi while using a Zimmer frame.

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  • MrTomFTW Moderator 18 Feb 2013 13:38:31 38,369 posts
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    Alipan wrote:
    I really enjoyed Brewsters Millions.
    Hah I actually made that mistake earlier. Colleague came into the office and told me, I thought he said Pryor. "But he's been dead for years!"

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  • President_Weasel 18 Feb 2013 14:12:46 9,383 posts
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    Way back in 2004 or 2005 I and a workmate had three people across visiting us from the Japanese arm of the company. We took them out for a curry, and Richard Briers was at the next table. They had no idea who he was.

    Sad to see him go.
  • jellyhead 18 Feb 2013 14:17:58 24,350 posts
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    RIP Richard.

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  • chopsen 18 Feb 2013 14:20:17 16,094 posts
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    Richard Pryor is dead too?
  • Trafford 18 Feb 2013 14:20:18 5,807 posts
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    Shame, EDC was fantastic.
  • boo 18 Feb 2013 14:54:43 11,795 posts
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    RedSparrows wrote:
    Boo. He got to touch Kendall's bum.
    No I didn't.
    Sadly.

    RIP Mr Briers - I've heard a few tales of him doing visits to fetes and old people's homes and the like, and he'd regularly eschew his scheduled '30 minute appearance' and stay for hours.
    Sounds like he was an absolutely top chap.

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  • bitch_tits_zero_nine 18 Feb 2013 14:56:29 6,652 posts
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    rip
  • Jeepers 18 Feb 2013 15:10:50 13,181 posts
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    Too sad.
  • mal 18 Feb 2013 16:10:51 22,608 posts
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    By eck, Gromit. RIP.

    Cubby didn't know how to turn off sigs!

  • Deleted user 18 February 2013 16:11:59
    mal wrote:
    By eck, Gromit.
    That's Peter Sallis.
  • DaM 18 Feb 2013 16:20:33 13,273 posts
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    I always though Tom and Barbara had the perfect marriage, what I would like to aim for. No mention of him being Bob the Builder's Dad too, another great role.
  • kinky_mong 18 Feb 2013 16:21:09 10,358 posts
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    meme wrote:
    mal wrote:
    By eck, Gromit.
    That's Peter Sallis.
    Inspector Clouseau?

    All the eurogamers who actually play with each other on xbl rather than just post pseudointellectual pc handwringing bollocks on the forums, love the shit out of biggy.

  • mrpon 18 Feb 2013 16:23:00 29,003 posts
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    :D You fucker!

    Give yourself 5 or gig, you're worth it.

  • Fab4 18 Feb 2013 16:30:59 6,092 posts
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  • Tryhard 18 Feb 2013 16:31:02 4,025 posts
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    He made you feel all fuzzy and cozy with the characters he played.RIP.
  • SpaceDave3000 18 Feb 2013 16:53:20 78,284 posts
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    Aw, what a legend.

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  • mal 18 Feb 2013 17:32:18 22,608 posts
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    @meme You may have a point there.

    Then I'll go for... I remember you. You're the one that saw it coming. RIP.

    Cubby didn't know how to turn off sigs!

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