Jeremy Lloyd has died. She was an English writer, screenwriter, author, poet and actor. The eighty four year old was best known as Co-author and writer of several successful British sitcoms, which includes Are You Being Served? and ‘Allo ‘Allo!, has passed away on Monday evening in a hospital because of pneumonia.
Alexandra Cann said:
“Jeremy was a great wit and always a mass of original ideas. He had a wonderfully original mind and will be greatly missed.”
Lloyd, had been married three times which includes actress Joanna Lumley, and he created a string of hit shows with his writing partner David Croft. His film debut was in School For Scoundrels, he also had minor roles in the Beatles films Help! and A Hard Day’s Night, as well as classics such as Those Magnificent Men In Their Flying Machines. Also during his writing years, he was with Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In.