Rodney Bewes was born in 1937 and has been working in theatre, film and television for over fifty years.Appearing in the hugely successful sitcom The Likely Lads and its sequel as well as the hit show Dear Mother-Love Albert that he also wrote and produced. He has appeared in numerous films, plays and one-man shows. At Edinburgh Festival Fringe, his solo 3 Men in a Boat won the coveted Stella Artois Prize in 1997. Rodney is a member of The London Rowing Club and the Chelsea Arts Club, the Garrick Club and is a Freeman of the Company of Watermen and Lightermen of the River Thames. He lives with his wife Dahne in Henley and Cornwall. They have four children.