The Ronnie Barker Mind Map highlights some of the main achievements of the English actor, writer and comedian.
If you have not seen Ronnie in action, take a look at the video clips below.
“The Two Ronnies” where he teamed up with Ronnie Corbett, is perhaps his most famous role; he was also an outstanding actor and writer. He released many books including: “All I Ever Wrote” which includes his brilliant comedy sketches.
The most famous comedy sketch featuring Ronnie Barker is “Four Candles” which can be viewed via the link below.
Other outstanding roles include “Clarence” the short-sighted delivery man, prison inmate Fletcher in “Porridge” and Arkwright the stuttering store-keeper in “Open all Hours” co-starring David Jason as Granville.
Ronnie Barker had brilliant comic timing; he created comedy sketches which were not only highly original they were also harmless fun. He was a master of facial expressions often raising a smile without words.
Ronnie Barker was a genius wordsmith and a brilliantly funny man.