LESLIE PHILLIPS ~ Born: April 20, 1924 in Tottenham, London. Is an English comedy actor who appeared in 3 of the early Carry On films "Carry On Nurse" (1959) "Carry On Teacher" (1959) & "Carry On Constable" (1960). After which, he told Peter Rogers that he did not wish to do any more Carry Ons, though he did return for "Carry On Columbus" (1992). He was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 1998 Queen's Birthday Honours & was promoted to Commander (CBE) in 2008.
James Robertson Justice & Leslie Phillips. Two of the great stalwarts of British comedy films in the 50s. Leslie Philips'womanising, decadent caddish characters, with his "Ding dong", were possibly even more loved tha the cads played by Terry Thomas
The Navy Lark (Radio show that ran from 1959-1977) Back:Ronnie Barker, Jon Pertwee, Michael Bates, Tenniel Evans. Centre: Stephen Murray, Richard Caldicot, Leslie Phillips Front: Heather Chasen and Judy Cornwall.