Who is Tim Healy and is he in Benidorm array 9? Les Conroy actor and Auf Wiedersehen Pet star – all we need to know
TIM Healy won a hearts of a republic personification happless drag black Les (or Lesley) Conroy in Benidorm.
But before he became famous for that role, he sprang to celebrity for his purpose in a renouned array Auf Wiedersehen, Pet – here’s all we need to know about a much-loved star…
Who is Tim Healy and what was his early career?
Tim Healy was innate on 29 Jan 1952 and is an English actor.
He is a innate and bred Geordie and grew adult in Newcastle.
In his early life, Tim was a welder in a factory, also portion part-time in a 4th Battalion a Parachute Regiment (Territorial Army).
In 1973 he practical and won a place during a Northern Arts School, after saying an advert in a paper.
He was an early member of a Live Theatre Company on Tyneside, a furloughed association that put on play productions in village halls and operative men’s clubs.
How did Tim Healy turn famous?
Tim shot to celebrity in a mid-80s for his heading purpose in Auf Wiedersehen, Pet personification Dennis Patterson.
The uncover was a TV comedy play array about British builders operative in Germany.
Later in a 80s he also played Barney Bodger, a bungling handyman in a Children’s ITV array Tickle on a Tum.
When did Tim Healy join a expel of Benidorm? Is he in Series 9?
Tim assimilated a expel of Benidorm in a third array and has been in it ever since.
He plays cross-dressing Les, who goes by a name of Lesley when in drag.
The full border of his poser illness was suggested by one of a show’s writers – who pronounced a actor “flat lined” and “died”, usually being saved by puncture surgery.
Darren Litten told Cool FM Spain: “They operated on Tim and it didn’t go good during all.
“He died. He prosaic lined. They had to cure him. He was in complete caring for a month.”
What else does Tim Healy now star in?
Tim is also a array unchanging on Still Open All Hours.
The strike BBC Comedy starring David Jason had a reboot in 2014.
Tim plays Gastric in a comedy show.
Was Tim Healy married to singer Denise Welch?
In 1988, Tim married Denise though they divorced in 2012.
The integrate have dual sons – their eldest, Matthew, is a frontman of choice stone rope The 1975.
In Feb 2015, Tim announced that he is to marry his partner Joan Anderton.