Christopher Ryan Clippings

It’s been said enough to no longer really be insightful, but Christopher Ryan as Mike in The Young Ones was excellent. But he’s even better as Dave Hedgehog in Bottom, and his appearances in One Foot In The Grave and Absolutely Fabulous are marvellous too.

It seems he has always been quietly getting on with being great, as shown by this, the first review I could find of his work, from 1971.

The Scotsman – Monday 08 November 1971

Or this, from a decade later …

Liverpool Echo – Friday 25 January 1980

And another …

The Stage – Thursday 19 June 1980

There’s loads of examples, but you get the point.

The Stage – Thursday 10 October 1991
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