Eddie Braben

Comedy writer Eddie Braben, the third man behind the success of Morecambe and Wise, died this morning at the age of 82 after a short illness, his manager Norma Farnes said today.

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Braben 'comically played all the right notes, in the right order'

The comedian and author David Baddiel has paid tribute to Eddie Braben, including a reference to the famous Morecambe and Wise sketch he wrote involving the conductor Andre Previn:

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Eddie Braben: a man who, comically, played all the right notes, in the right order, all the time. RIP: and many thanks.

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