Alan Carr is being lined up to present a tribute to Les Dawson. According to reports, the celebrated comic's daughter, Charlotte, has asked Carr to front a new TV special marking 25 years since her father's death. The stand-up, sketch star and pianist died of a sudden heart attack on 10th June 1993, aged 62. He was waiting at a local hospital in Manchester for the results of a routine check-up at the time. Charlotte was just 8 months old.