Eric Sykes – a life in photos
ERIC Sykes has died. He was the comic actor who always seemed old; the uncle who made you laugh, in spite of yourself and your cynicism. His life in photos includes soem terrific pictures of the greats of the magic box:
Comedian Eric Sykes and Hattie Jacques during a scene for his new six-part BBC television series "Sykes Big Big Show". The scene is shot on HMS Dolphin, in which Sykes plays a German Submarine commander, the Fox of Lorient, and Junoesque Hattie, the Frankfurt nightingale.