- Spike, real name Terence Alan Milligan. 1918–2002, Irish radio, stage, and film comedian and author, born in India. He appeared in The Goon Show (with Peter Sellers and Harry Secombe; BBC Radio, 1952–60) and his films include Postman's Knock (1962), Adolf Hitler, My Part in his Downfall (1972), The Three Musketeers (1974), The Last Remake of Beau Geste (1977), and Yellowbeard (1982). He was awarded an honorary knighthood in 2000
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Milligan says audience members always want to come up after the play and tell him their stories.The Play Obamacare Needs: ‘Mercy Killers’ at the Working Theater
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I put you under Milligan to get a view of you through his eyes.
You report to Milligan at the yards at eight sharp on the fifteenth.
"Signor Vitalis would not consent to let us have you," said Mrs. Milligan in a voice so sad.
Mrs. Milligan replied for me, telling Arthur that I had to do as I was told.
We reached the hotel where Mrs. Milligan was staying, before my story was ended.