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  1. Obituary: Burt Kwouk / Played manservant Cato in 'Pink Panther' moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    ... the Summer Wine." In what was perhaps his strangest role, he performed exaggerated, heavily accented voiceovers for "Banzai," a British spoof of Japanese game shows that aired in the early 2000s. The show urged viewers to bet on how much a man's ...

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  2. Burt Kwouk, Cato in 'Panther' comedies, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... the Summer Wine." In what was perhaps his strangest role, he performed exaggerated, heavily-accented voiceovers for "Banzai," a British spoof of Japanese gameshows that aired in the early 2000s. The show urged viewers to bet on how much a man's ...

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  3. Burt Kwouk, karate-chopping manservant Cato in the Pink Panther comedies, dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Age

    ... the Summer Wine . In what was perhaps his strangest role, he performed exaggerated, heavily-accented voiceovers for Banzai , a British spoof of Japanese gameshows that aired in the early 2000s. The show urged viewers to bet on how much a man's ...

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  4. Pink Panther actor Burt Kwouk dies aged 85Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... Later in his career, Kwouk would join Harry Hill's eponymous TV show and become the face of Channel 4's gaming show Banzai! But he memorably returned to the small screen in BBC's Last Of The Summer Wine as Chinese electrician Entwistle, from 2003 ...

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  5. Burt Kwouk, the karate-chopping manservant Cato in the 'Pink Panther' comedies, dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... the Summer Wine." In what was perhaps his strangest role, he performed exaggerated, heavily-accented voiceovers for "Banzai," a British spoof of Japanese gameshows that aired in the early 2000s. The show urged viewers to bet on how much a man's ...

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  6. Burt Kwouk, Star Of The 'Pink Panther' Movies, Dies Aged 85Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | ContactMusic.com

    ... gained a cult following in the early noughties as one of the presenters of Channel 4's interactive gambling show 'Banzai', which ran for three series from 2001. In all, his lengthy career in both TV and film ran from the mid-1950s until very ...

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  7. Stars pay tribute to beloved Pink Panther star Burt KwoukRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... Twice and Casino Royale. He appeared in The Avengers and Doctor Who, and also voiced Channel 4's spoof gambling show Banzai in 2001. Sorry to hear news of Burt Kwouk knew him well thru our work with @thehfoundation fab actor, lovely fun & gentle man ...

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  8. Burt Kwouk Dies: Actor Played Cato In Seven 'Pink Panther' MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Deadline

    ... Show and Last Of The Summer Wine . He also became the face of UK broadcaster Channel 4's hyperactive gaming show Banzai! The actor received an OBE for services to drama from Prince Charles in 2011. Kwouk's passing saw a number of social media ...

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  9. VIDEO: Actor Bert Kwouk - Clouseau's Cato - dies at 85Read the original story

    May 24, 2016 | Wakefield Express

    ... . Later in his career, Kwouk would join Harry Hill's eponymous TV show and become the face of Channel 4's gaming show Banzai!

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  10. Burt Kwouk who starred as Inspector Clouseau's hapless sidekick...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... Later in his career, Kwouk would join Harry Hill's eponymous TV show and become the face of Channel 4's gaming show Banzai! But he memorably returned to the small screen in BBC's Last Of The Summer Wine as Chinese electrician Entwistle, from 2003 ...

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