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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Michael Crawford OBE (born 19 January 1942) is an English actor and singer. He has garnered great critical acclaim and won numerous awards during his career, which covers radio, television, film, and stagework on both London's West End and on Broadway in New York City.

With a career that spans over four decades, he is known both in and out of Britain for originating the title role in The Phantom of the Opera, as well as playing the hapless Frank Spencer in the popular 1970s British sitcom, Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em, which successfully earned him a place as a household name and made him famous to millions around the world.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Michael Crawford, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Michael Crawford OBE (born 19 January 1942) is an English actor and singer. He has garnered great critical acclaim and won numerous awards during his career, which covers radio, television, film, and stagework on both London's West End and on Broadway in New York City.

With a career that spans over four decades, he is known both in and out of Britain for originating the title role in The Phantom of the Opera, as well as playing the hapless Frank Spencer in the popular 1970s British sitcom, Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em, which successfully earned him a place as a household name and made him famous to millions around the world.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Michael Crawford, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 28

Birthday 1942-01-19

Place of Birth Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, UK

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Also Known As

  • Michael Patrick Dumbell-Smith

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Undercover Grandpa as Scrawny Kid
2011 The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall as Himself
2001 My Favorite Broadway: The Love Songs
1998 The Heaven and Earth Show (1 episode)
1998 Michael Crawford in Concert as Himself
1993 Once Upon a Forest as Cornelius (voice)
1991 Pebble Mill (1 episode)
1986 Barnum! as Phineas Taylor Barnum
1981 Condorman as Woody
1978 Sorry... as Ferdinand Vanek
1973 Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (22 episodes) as Frank Spencer
1972 Alice's Adventures in Wonderland as White Rabbit
1970 Play for Today (1 episode)
1970 The Games as Harry Hayes - British Competitor
1970 Hello-Goodbye as Harry England
1969 Hello, Dolly! as Cornelius Hackl
1967 How I Won the War as Goodbody
1967 The Jokers as Michael Tremayne
1966 A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum as Hero
1965 The Knack... and How to Get It as Colin
1964 Not So Much a Programme, More a Way of Life (62 episodes)
1963 Two Left Feet as Alan Crabbe
1962 The War Lover as Sgt. Junior Sailen
1961 Sir Francis Drake (26 episodes) as John Drake
1959 One Step Beyond (1 episode)
1958 Soapbox Derby as Peter Toms
1958 Blow Your Own Trumpet
1955 Dixon of Dock Green (1 episode)

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