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R.I.P. Manuel

Postby Dr@gon-UK » Thu Dec 01, 2016 11:28 pm

Andrew Sachs, the much loved Fawlty Towers actor, dies aged 86

Andrew Sachs, the much loved Fawlty Towers actor famed for his role as Manuel, has died at the age of 86, his wife has announced.

The actor had been battling dementia for the past four years and died in a care home last week, Melody Sachs said. He was buried on Thursday.


2016 is taking the piss with celeb deaths now. :evil:
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Re: R.I.P. Manuel

Postby Tichinde » Fri Dec 02, 2016 12:10 am

Sad news indeed :(
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Re: R.I.P. Manuel

Postby Lee » Fri Dec 02, 2016 2:12 am

Aww man didn't know about the dementia either :(
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Postby Wrathbone » Fri Dec 02, 2016 6:45 am

Oh FFS 2016. :cry:

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Re: R.I.P. Manuel

Postby Eny » Fri Dec 02, 2016 7:53 am

Basil had a lot to do with that I reckon, all those blows to the head....God bless his soul.

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Re: R.I.P. Manuel

Postby Animalmother » Fri Dec 02, 2016 8:01 am

Dang, 2016 has been like watching all your childhood heroes die. 86 was a good innings I guess.

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Re: R.I.P. Manuel

Postby PaladinAl » Fri Dec 02, 2016 11:55 am

So do we beat Russel Brand to death in his honour? Not that I would need much of an incentive to beat Russel Brand to death, I just figure now would be a good time.
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Re: R.I.P. Manuel

Postby Jez » Fri Dec 02, 2016 1:02 pm

Totally. That guy is a worm.

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