RIP Chuckle Brothers star Barry Elliot
5 Aug 2018
Barry has died aged 73 and his brother Paul Elliot, said he had “lost his best friend”.
His Manager, Phil Dale said in a statement: “It is with great sadness that the family announce that Barry passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his wife Ann and all his family.
After hearing the sad news, many stars took to Twitter to pay tribute to the entertainer.
Tinchy Stryder said: “Funny, Down to earth, super cool, talented, humble legend. Rest in peace Barry Chuckle! #ToMeToYouBruv.”
Paddy McGuinness tweeted: “One of my favourites from childhood years, teenage years and as an adult! Gutted. Barry Chuckle RIP sir.”
Frank Bruno commented: “Very sad news this morning. A very funny man, you’ve left happy memories for so many people “To me to you “ RIP #barrychuckle.”
Boxer Anthony Ogogo said: “RIP Barry Chuckle. The hours spent laughing with you and your brother instead of doing my homework as a kid was well worth it.”