Freddie Starr (born Frederick Leslie Fowell on 9 January 1943) is an English comedian who became famous in the early 1970s. He is also an impressionist and singer, with a chart album After the Laughter and UK top 10 single It's You in March 1974 to his credit.
In the early 1960s, Starr was the lead singer of the Merseybeat pop group The Midnighters. The group was promoted by the manager of the Beatles, Brian Epstein, and was recorded on the Decca label by Joe Meek, the producer of the single "Telstar". During this period Starr performed in nightclubs in Hamburg and was an acquaintance of the Beatles.
Still relatively unknown to television audiences, Starr was "discovered" through the talent show, Opportunity Knocks. He appeared on the 1970 Royal Variety Performance. From 1972, he was one of the main performers in the television series Who Do You Do. and also a regular in Joker's Wild. He went on to star in his own series.
Freddie Starr was the Greatest Comedian Genius of our lifetime.Reality TV is taking over.... Talent it seems is no longer an issue in the Celeb World!
Let's get Freddie back on our Screen's if only to teach a Generation of reality TV Junkie's,What real Comedian Talent and Genius is.
FREDDIE STAR A REAL TALENT... LET'S GET HIM BACK PEOPLE... NOW. SIGN OUR PETITION NOW!
The BRING BACK FREDDIE STARR... NOW! petition to email@example.com was written by Jenny Farrell and is in the category Arts & Entertainment at GoPetition.