David Copperfield (comedian)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

David Copperfield (born Stanley Barlow in 1947 in Yorkshire) is a British comedian who is best known for his role in the 1980s BBC sketch show Three of a Kind, in which he starred alongside Tracey Ullman and Lenny Henry.

Personal life[edit]

Copperfield was born in 1947 in Doncaster, Yorkshire, where he began his professional career performing in various cabaret venues.

Career[edit]

His big break in TV earned him appearances on Wogan and Cliff and Friends. Three of a Kind ran from 1981 to 1983. After that, Copperfield worked on his own shows, Coppers & Co and Copperfield Comedy Company.

External links[edit]