Jimmy Tarbuck, 80, made famous in the 1960s as the comic book host of Sunday Night at the Palladium in London.He returns to screens tonight in Jimmy Tarbuck from Channel 5: The Laughs Are On Me

After starting his career, the comic strip actor became a household name in the 1970s and 1980s, hosting a number of game and quiz shows on ITV

Tarbuck also appeared on the TV series Tarbuck and All That !, Blankety Blank, After Ten with Tarbuck and more

Born in Wavertree, Liverpool, in 1940, he rubbed his shoulders with stars at a young age after attending Dovedale Primary School with John Lennon

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However, he did not enter the media himself until 1963 when he was born on Jan. Was unveiled by Bruce Forsyth at the London Palladium in October 1963

In 1964 he landed his first own TV show called It’s Tarbuck ’65! on ITV

Tarbuck was the last original host of Sunday Night at the London Palladium from 1965 to 1967

The Funny was also the lead host of a number of quiz and game shows, including Winner Takes All, Full Swing, and Tarby’s Frame Game

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More recently, in 2015, Tarbuck teamed up with Des O’Connor during a one-off show at the London Palladium to raise funds for the Royal Variety Charity

His acting credits were amassed from a performance in an episode of the 1993 police comedy The Detectives

Tarbuck also made a comedy playhouse pilot for the BBC in 1967, but the series wasn’t commissioned

The comedian has also tried singing and has released three albums and a number of singles

Tarbuck and his wife currently live in Kingston upon Thames, where he enjoys playing golf in his spare time

Jimmy Tarbuck: The Laughs are on Me is on Sunday the 3rd December, at 8:00 p.m. on channel 5

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