The Comedy Man

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Sacked from his job in provincial Repertory theatre, actor Chick Byrd moves into digs in London with Julian, a fellow actor. Julian's career soars after a successful screen test, but Chick's meets with continued failure. After the suicide of a friend, Chick is informed by his widow that just after his friend's death he was offered a job by Tommy Morris an agent. Chick contacts Tommy and takes his dead friend's job for a TV commercial. Chick finally finds fame when the commercial is a hit and he's signed for a series of commercials for breath mints. Confident of his talents for the first time, but fearing he may have Selling out, Chick leaves London to return to rep.

English
  • TheTVDB.com Movie ID 94060
  • Status Released
  • Released Worldwide September 3, 1964
  • Runtime 92 minutes
  • Genres Drama
  • Directors Alvin Rakoff
  • Spoken Languages English
  • Original Country Great Britain
  • Production Company Gray Film
  • Production Countries Great Britain
  • On Other Sites IMDB
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  • Created March 26, 2019
  • Modified May 16, 2019

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