The Chuckle Brothers were an English children's entertainment comedy double act, comprising Barry David Elliott (24 December 1944 – 5 August 2018) and Paul Harman Elliott (born 18 October 1947). They were known for their work on their BBC show ChuckleVision. The comedy of the Chuckle Brothers usually were slapstick and other visual gags, and their catchphrases included "To me, to you" and "Oh dear, oh dear".
Barry (right) and Paul (left) in 2013
|Born||Barry David Elliott|
24 December 1944
Paul Harman Elliott
18 October 1947
Rotherham, West Riding of Yorkshire,
|Died||Barry David Elliott|
5 August 2018 (aged 73)
|Medium||Television and stage|
|Genres||Slapstick and parody|
|Notable works and roles||ChuckleHounds (1985–86)|
To Me... To You... (1996–98)
Chuckle Time (2018)
Their older brothers, Jimmy and Brian, were the comedy duo Patton Brothers.
- "MR BARRY DAVID ELLIOTT director information. Free director information". Company Check. Retrieved 16 October 2015.
- "MR PAUL HARMAN ELLIOTT director information. Free director information". Company Check. Retrieved 18 October 2016.
- "Entertainer Barry Chuckle dies at 73". BBC News. 5 August 2018. Retrieved 5 August 2018.
It is with great sadness that the family announce that Barry passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his wife Ann and all his family.