Biography

Terence Christopher Gerald Rigby was an English RADA trained actor with a number of film credits including Get Carter, Tomorrow Never Dies, Essex Boys and Watership Down. On television, he memorably played police dog-handler PC Snow in the long-running 1970s Z Cars spin-off series Softly, Softly: Taskforce, as well as starring in Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, Crossroads, Common as Muck and The Beiderbecke Affair.

Terence Christopher Gerald Rigby was an English RADA trained actor with a number of film credits including Get Carter, Tomorrow Never Dies, Essex Boys and Watership Down. On television, he memorably played police dog-handler PC Snow in the long-running 1970s Z Cars spin-off series Softly, Softly: Taskforce, as well as starring in Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, Crossroads, Common as Muck and The Beiderbecke Affair.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 42

Birthday 1937-01-02

Day of Death 2008-08-10

Place of Birth Erdington - Birmingham - England - UK

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2008 Flick as Creeper Martin
2006 Colour Me Kubrick as Norman
2003 Mona Lisa Smile as Dr. Edward Staunton
2003 Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War as Henry Caldicot
2000 Essex Boys as Henry Hobbs
1999 Simon Magus as Bratislav
1999 Plunkett & MacLeane as Harrison
1998 The Student Prince as Mr. Garter
1997 Tomorrow Never Dies as General Bukharin
1997 Born to Run as Burke Flitch
1997 Midsomer Murders (1 episode)
1996 Our Friends in the North (2 episodes) as Berger
1995 Funny Bones as Billy Man
1995 England, My England as Captain Henry Cooke
1993 The Young Americans as Sidney Callow
1992 Heartbeat (1 episode)
1990 Who Bombed Birmingham? as Det. Supt. George Reade
1989 Scandal as James Burge
1988 The Beiderbecke Connection (4 episodes) as Big Al
1988 Testimony as Joseph Stalin
1986 Lovejoy (1 episode)
1985 The Beiderbecke Affair (6 episodes) as Big Al
1983 The Sign of Four as Inspector Layton
1982 Anyone for Denis? (1 episode)
1982 The Hound of the Baskervilles (4 episodes) as Watson
1982 Airline (9 episodes)
1981 The Muscle Market as Bernard
1980 High Tide
1979 Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (3 episodes) (7 episodes) as Roy Bland
1978 Edward and Mrs Simpson (1 episode)
1978 Watership Down as Silver (voice)
1978 No Man's Land as Briggs
1975 Rumpole of the Bailey (1 episode)
1973 The Homecoming as Joey
1972 Van der Valk (1 episode)
1971 The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes (1 episode)
1971 Get Carter as Gerald Fletcher
1967 Callan (1 episode)
1967 Accident as Plain Clothed Policeman
1964 Crossroads (590 episodes)
1962 The Saint (2 episodes) as Charlie Mason
1959 No Hiding Place (1 episode)

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