Cribbins, Bernard

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Cribbins, Bernard Gender: M
born on 29 December 1928 at 00:35 (= 12:35 AM )
Place Oldham, England, 53n33, 2w07
Timezone GMT h0w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Clifford
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 07°04' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 07°39 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 09°31'


British comedy character actor, voice-over and TV personality. He was a popular TV personality with his own "The Bernard Cribbins Show" as well as many commercials and radio comedy productions. Cribbins has also appeared on three "Carry On" films.

Cribbins began as assistant stage manager for the Oldham Repertory Theatre before touring in revues. His appearances began in 1957 in "Davy," with over 36 different films but he is most noted for "The Railway Children" in 1970, and for narrating "The Wombles."

Cribbins enjoys fishing as a hobby.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : New Career 1957 (Began acting)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1970 (Noted appearance in "The Railway Children")

Source Notes

Frank C. Clifford quotes him, given in British Entertainers, Flare Publications 1997


  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (TV and film)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Comedy
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Voice-Over (Commercials)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Radio/ D.J./ Announcer (Radio comedy productions)
  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Sports (Fishing)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV series/ Soap star (Own TV show)