Famous British Actor Has Passed Away at Age 79

November 21, 2017Nov 21, 2017

The world has lost another wonderful actor and entertainer. New reports are saying that the famous British actor, Rodney Bewes, has passed away. Please join us in praying for his family.

Rodney was 79 years old at the time of his death. He is most well known for his role on “The Likely Lads?” on BBC. It is also regarded as one of the most popular sitcoms the BBC ever made.



Rodney played Bob Ferris on the sitcom. During the show’s run in the 1970’s, 27 million viewers tuned in to watch the episodes. It was also reported that Rodney and his co-star, James Bolam, were bitter rivals in real life and hadn’t spoken for decades since the show ended.


"It is with great sadness that we confirm that our dear client, the much loved actor Rodney Bewes, passed away this morning. Rodney was a true one-off. We will miss his charm and ready wit,” wrote Rodney’s agent on Twitter.

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