Hurry Up Gran: Joan Sims

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9 Comments on “Hurry Up Gran: Joan Sims”

  1. Hedley Says:

    A lovely pick. The leading lady of the Carry On Series, and very much part of the Telly way back when

    • katry Says:

      Thank you, My Dear Hedley. I did think of you when I posted and hoped you’d enjoy it.

      • Hedley Says:

        I did ! I immediately started thinking about Kenneth Williams and Sid James and all the others that starred with Sims. I looked up the song and it said that George Martin produced….she was awfully famous for a while

      • katry Says:

        MDH,
        I, of course, have no idea who those people are. I’ll have to do a bit of look-up. I watched a few Carry On films, but I didn’t remember her until I saw a picture of her.

      • Hedley Says:

        Kenneth Williams’ Carry On gag “Infamy! Infamy! They’ve all got it in for me!” has been voted the funniest film one-liner.
        Williams uttered the words as Julius Caesar in 1964 romp Carry On Cleo.

      • katry Says:

        MDH,
        I’ll have to hunt for a Carry On as I suspect I can find something on line. I haven’t one listed on TV for a long time.

      • Hedley Says:

        Kat, earlier the better, they did loose their appeal in the mid 60s

    • katry Says:

      MDH,
      Here is one


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