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Neil Stanley Aspinall (13 October 1941 – 24 March 2008) was a British music industry executive. A school friend of Paul McCartney and George Harrison, he went on to head the Beatles' company Apple Corps.The Beatles employed Aspinall as their road manager and personal assistant, which included driving his old Commer van to and from shows, both day and night. After Mal Evans started work for The Beatles, Aspinall was promoted to become their personal assistant, later becoming chief executive of their company, Apple Corps.On behalf of Apple, Aspinall was involved in notable court cases against Allen Klein, EMI, and Apple Computer. He supervised the marketing of music, videos, and merchandising, as well being a director of Standby Films, which was run from his home in Twickenham, London. On 10 April 2007, Aspinall retired from Apple Corps. He died of lung cancer in New York City in 2008. Wikipedia

Quick Facts

Birth date: October 13, 1941
Birth place: Prestatyn, Denbighshire, Wales, UK
Death date: 2008-03-23
Profession:Producer, Actor, Casting Director
Spouse:Suzy Aspinall
Children:Vincent "Roag" Best, daughters Gayla, Dhara and Mandy and son Julian
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Father of Pete Best's half-brother, Roag.
2He played background instruments on some Beatles tracks, and was part of the chorus for "Yellow Submarine".
3During WWII, his parents were evacuated from Liverpool to Wales, where he was born.
4Often dubbed "The Fifth Beatle".
5The character "Norm" in A Hard Day's Night (1964) was loosely based on Aspinall. "Shake" was likewise based on Mal Evans, the Beatles's other road manager.
6Usually played the "heavy" during Beatles tours, telling the press and backstage visitors when it was time for them to leave. (The band's code word that they were getting tired was "cripples", from the countless handicapped fans brought to meet them after shows.).
7Daughter, Gayla Aspinall, helped produce The Beatles Anthology (1995).
8Was The Beatles's driver since 1960 and became their road manager (with Mal Evans) when they started touring until 1966.
9Attended Liverpool Institute with Paul McCartney and George Harrison.
10Remains the managing director of Apple and, together with his wife, Suzanne Ornstein, is a director of Standby Films Ltd.
11Studied to be an accountant


Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2000GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Long Form Music VideoHendrix: Band of Gypsys (1999)· Bob Smeaton (video director)
· Chips Chipperfield (video producer)
1997GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Music Video - Long FormThe Beatles Anthology (1995)· George Harrison (artist)
· John Lennon (artist)
· Paul McCartney (artist)
· Ringo Starr (artist)
· Bob Smeaton (video director)
· Geoff Wonfor (video director)
· Chips Chipperfield (video producer)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1996Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Informational SeriesThe Beatles Anthology (1995)· Chips Chipperfield
· Geoff Wonfor (director)
· Bob Smeaton (series director/writer)


Filmography

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
All Together Now2008Documentary executive producer
The Beatles in Help!2007Video documentary short executive producer
Imagine2006TV Series documentary executive producer - 1 episode
Hendrix: Band of Gypsys1999Video documentary producer
The Beatles AnthologyTV Mini-Series documentary producer - 2 episodes, 1995 executive producer - 1 episode, 1995
The Beatles: The First U.S. Visit1991Video documentary executive producer
Let It Be1970Documentary producer

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Magical Mystery Tour1967TV MovieMan with Hat on the Roadside (uncredited)
How I Won the War1967Death Soldier (uncredited)

Casting Director

Casting Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Magical Mystery Tour1967TV Movie uncredited

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
That'll Be the Day1973music supervisor

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years2016Documentary with special thanks in the memory of
Who Is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin' About Him?)2010Documentary special thanks
All Together Now2008Documentary dedicated to the memory of
The Beatles Anthology1995TV Mini-Series documentary photographic archive material courtesy of - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
George Harrison: Living in the Material World2011DocumentaryHimself
The Beatles in Help!2007Video documentary shortHimself
Best of the Beatles2005Video documentaryHimself - MD Apple Corps
The Beatles Anthology1995-1996TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself / Himself - School Friend
Die Beatles und Ausschnitte aus dem Rahmenprogramm ihrer Deutschlandtournee1966TV MovieHimself - Roadie (uncredited)
The Beatles in Nederland1964TV MovieHimself (uncredited)

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years2016DocumentaryHimself
Beatles Diary1996Video documentaryHimself

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