Jimmy Hibbert

Summary

James Christian Hibbert (born 15 July 1955) is an English actor and writer.[1][2] He is known mainly for his work with the animation studio Cosgrove Hall Films.

Jimmy Hibbert
Born
James Christian Hibbert

(1955-07-15) 15 July 1955 (age 66)
Occupation
  • Actor
  • writer
AgentJust Voices

Early lifeEdit

James Christian Hibbert was born as the eldest of three children of author Christopher Hibbert and Susan Hibbert. His younger brother was the late music journalist Tom Hibbert.[citation needed]

CareerEdit

After studying drama at the University of Manchester, he met CP Lee and Bob Harding, and the three of them formed the band Alberto y Lost Trios Paranoias in 1972, with Hibbert on vocals and bass. The band called it a day in 1982, and Hibbert got his first voice acting role for the Milk Marketing Board, doing an impression of Ian Dury.[3]

TelevisionEdit

He has made a few on-screen acting appearances in British films and television programmes. These include:

Voice actingEdit

His voice acting for animation includes:

WritingEdit

He has written for various shows, including:

Music videosEdit

He appeared in Lunar C's 2017 music video Chicken, playing Lunar C's "uncle Daz," along with Stephanie Nuttal who played Lunar C's "mum."[6][7]

TheatreEdit

In 1977, he appeared on stage at London's Royal Court Theatre and Roundhouse as part of the Albertos' musical play Sleak, playing the lead role of Norman Sleak.[8]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Jimmy Hibbert". IMDb. Retrieved 7 January 2022.
  2. ^ "Hollywood Voice Over Artist Jimmy Hibbert Biography, News, Photos, Videos". nettv4u. Retrieved 7 January 2022.
  3. ^ Manchester Evening News (17 October 2007). "Roundabout turns again"
  4. ^ British Film Institute (2015) "Jimmy Hibbert"
  5. ^ BBC News (17 June 2014). "Danger Mouse: Scriptwriter's mixed feelings about show's return". Retrieved 12 October 2018.
  6. ^ "Lunar C - Chicken (2017)". Dave Thacker. Retrieved 20 January 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  7. ^ "Chicken | Lunar C". Youtube. 21 June 2017. Retrieved 20 January 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  8. ^ Buckley, Peter (2003). The Rough Guide to Rock, pp. 15–16. Rough Guides. ISBN 1858284570

External linksEdit

  • Jimmy Hibbert at IMDb
  • Just Voices Agency profile