Various Characters (Series 1) (2001)
Father Jack Hackett
(TV Mini Series)
Released novelty Yuletide single "Christmas Countdown": it reached number 8 in the Irish Singles Chart in 1982, and 26 in the UK Singles Chart in 1984.
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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I like humour - but I'm very suspicious of people who laugh all the time, because they never listen to what you're saying, they always - have another agenda and they generally have no sense of humour. The most untrustworthy body language I know is that of the person who laughs all the time. That terrifies me. People with no sense or a very limited sense of humour I am very wary of too, because ...
Scored a UK Top 30 hit in December 1983 when the humourous 'Christmas Countdown' (a spoof of The Twelve Days of Christmas) reached 26 in the UK singles chart. He later received a letter from the Queen explaining how the record had given her "great pleasure".