John Inman dies
March 9, 2007 - 8:10AM
Are You Being Served? actor dead at 71.
British actor John Inman has died aged 71.
Inman made his name in the hit 1970s TV comedy Are You Being Served?, coining the catchphrase “I’m free!”.
The Preston-born actor passed away in a London hospital after being unable to overcome a hepatitis A infection.
He had been suffering from it since December 2004.
Inman’s manager Phil Dale told the BBC: “John was known and loved throughout the world. He was one of the best and finest pantomime dames working to capacity audiences throughout Britain...
Full Story: Sydney Morning Herald
Friday, March 09, 2007
John Inman: You Will Be Missed
His work on the British comedy, Are You Being Served?, never gets old. Goodbye, John. Thanks for all the laughs. Rest in peace.