“Zippy ruined my life. Drug-dealer, trafficker, soi-disant mafiosa, it was his moral turpitude that led me into a life oftotal degradation. But now I am reformed. Luckily they zipped him up.”
Composer and singer of the iconic Rainbow theme tune, Tim Thomas, spills the beans on the true nature of Zippy, one of the nation’s best-loved TV stars of the 1970s and 80s.
The reformed Tim now writes songs and musicals, and appears with his talented band Authentic Blue.
Book now for Snappy Title Spotlight: Authentic Blue at The Pheasantry, Kings Road, Chelsea, on Sunday 4th June and see for yourself that life beyond Bungle, George, Geoffrey and Zippy is possible. Tickets are going fast – a bargain at £15, available online from the Pizza Express Live website: https:
In the meantime, here is a reminder of Tim’s former life: