Diary 2017


Wednesday November 1st "Jess Conrad & The Playboys" Mill Rythe Holiday Village Hayling Island


Sunday November 12th Dorchester Hotel, Park Lane, London Jim Davidson - Jess Conrad


Saturday November 25th Chocolate Ball Orsett Hall, Orsett, Essex
Sunday 26th November Water Rats Ball The Great Room, Grosvensor House Park LaneKing Rat: Ian Richards

Sunday December 3rd Royal Garden Hotel Knightsbridge Xmas Lunch Julie Rogers - Jess Conrad


2018


11th February Watersmeet Theatre Rickmansworth Talking Pictures Convention

Saturday March 17th The Criterion Theatre Sheerness


Monday February 5th at 7.30 Pavilion, Gorleston "Direct From Vegas!" Box Office: 01493 662832


Las Vegas Filming now complete for new ITV reality show 'Last Laugh In Vegas' to be broadcast in the New Year.last laugh


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Sky 343, Freeview 81, Freesat 306 & Youview 81

Watch out for the following films featuring Jess:

Cool it Carol with Robin Askwith Dir. Pete Walker

The Boys with Richard Todd, Robert Morley. Dir. Sidney J. Furie. Original music: The Shadows.

Too Young To Love with Thomas Mitchell. Dir. Muriel Box.

Serious Charge with Cliff Richard, Andrew Ray. Dir. Terence Young.

Konga with Michael Gough (horror sci-fi) Dir. John Lemont.


March 2016 - release of Jess' new film "Mob Handed" Jess plays Judge Ross, "Head of a bunch of bad guys". Gritty English gangster movie. GV Films. No.2 in Amazon charts.
"Watchable gangster film with stellar cameos, most notably 1960s icon Jess Conrad who steals the movie with his portrayal of the baddie judge."

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New film "Respectable - The Mary Millington Story" Premiered 7th April at The Regent St. Theatre, soon to be seen on London Live TV, watch for the date. Jess plays himself.


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NEWS
If TheExpressOnline video of Jess' Water Rats Ball doesn't display automatically on your reader, here's a direct link
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Steve McFadden (Eastenders) becomes a Water Rat
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Jess with Rick Wakeman and golf buddy, the late Eric Sykes Jess goes for Gold.
Received Gold Disc for 100,00 sales for Three Steps to Heaven, a compilation album on the Universal Label which was devised by Jess and features some of his hits. 

60s Icon Jess Conrad: Up Close & Personal - celebrating 50 Years In Showbusiness
New release on the Paladium label: release date 25th July 2011.

"Sixties icon Jess Conrad brings you this exclusive, never before seen DVD Special containing rare footage and up-close and personal interviews. Included on this DVD; Jess Conrad; Britain's Most Eligible Bachelor 1961-Cameras follow Jess behind the scenes of his showbiz life. Jess talks about his rise to fame, his career in music, theatre, film and TV. For the first time ever, see Jess's home movies including film from the wedding that shocked his fans. Some of Jess's showbiz friends featured include Dave Dee, Mike Sarne, Tommy Bruce, Leapy Lee, Tony Blackburn, David Hamilton, Tom O'Connor, Billie Davis, Aimi MacDonald, Clem Cattini from The Tornados, Kenny Lynch, Shirley Ann Field and his good friend Sir Norman Wisdom OBE. A must for any fan."

Available in all good stores, or pre-order from:
http://hmv.com/hmvweb/displayProductDetails.do?sku=31460


Jess has been filming Mob Handed - a Gangster Videos production directed by Liam Galvin with Yvette Rowland, Robin Reid, Jason Marriner, Cass Pennant, Jeff Stewart, Leslie Grantham, Mona Hammond OBE, Holly Gibbs, Lucinda Rhodes Flaherty, Lucy Drive, Robin Kermode, Susie Ann Watkins, Jon Campling, Joe Egan, Phil Herbert, Kim Woodburn, Robert Pereno, Michael Fenton Stevens, special guest star: Jess Conrad OBE as Judge Ross.  Mob Handed website


NEWS: Jess is Past Captain of the Vaudeville Golfing Society
http://www.vaudeville-golfing-society.uk7.net/

FILM NEWS:

Documentary on the 2i's Coffee Bar in Soho 'Rockin' at the 2i's'.
The legendary coffee bar in London's Soho where the British Rock n Roll roots began.
With Cliff Richard, Bruce Welch, Terry Dene, Chas McDevit, Wee Willie Harris etc.

Documentary recalling the life of Mary Millington, undisputed sex superstar of the Seventies who played Jess’s girlfriend in the cult movie “The Great Rock ‘n’ Roll Swindle” (with the Sex Pistols).

I was thrilled to spot a couple of my starring roles uploaded to YouTube in all their glory recently. You can enjoy a rare glimpse of some of my early work in movies: 
 
THE HUMAN JUNGLE: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F0QCrA2kOvM
YOUNG WILLING & EAGER: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i1O9HXgkrZg


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Jess currently features on these latest releases, available at all good stores, including
www.amazon.co.uk

Here's an interview with Jess connected with the current re-release of 'Konga' on DVD
Click here to view

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I was recently honoured to become King Rat of the Grand Order of Water Rats, taking over from Joe Pasquale. My prince Rat is Rick Wakeman.  Looking forward to a great year. Hope to see you at The Water Rats ball on 24th November 2013, venue TBC.
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