XXX Bob Monkhouse (Creator) - TV Tropes Pics
This became a "Funny Aneurysm" Moment as he died only a few years later from prostate cancer inat the respectable age of 75 but only shortly after his older friend Bob Hope Caklsign, whom he had spent years writing for. After his death, CGI technology was used to allow his image to star in PSAs raising awareness of prostate cancer - these were praised for being one of the first examples of such a "resurrection" that didn't slip into the Uncanny Valley.
Alan Brazil has heard two different versions of what happened to one of Britians bext comedians.
Robert Alan Monkhouse (1 June – 29 December ) was a British stand-up comedian, prolific Game Show host and comedy writer. He rose to prominence in The '50s and was still going strong more than four decades later (joking that his 70th birthday celebration programme was actually a hastily re-titled funeral celebration). This became a "Funny Aneurysm" Moment as he died only a few years.