Biography

Brian Glover was an English character actor, writer and wrestler. Glover was a professional wrestler (as 'Leon Arras the Man From Paris'), teacher, and finally a film, television and stage actor, and the voice of Tetley Tea. He was married to writer Tara Prem from 1954 until his death in 1997.

Brian Glover was an English character actor, writer and wrestler. Glover was a professional wrestler (as 'Leon Arras the Man From Paris'), teacher, and finally a film, television and stage actor, and the voice of Tetley Tea. He was married to writer Tara Prem from 1954 until his death in 1997.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 53

Birthday 1934-04-02

Day of Death 1997-07-24

Place of Birth Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, UK

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1998 Up 'n' Under as Jack, Doreen's Father
1997 Snow White: A Tale of Terror as Lars
1996 Bob's Weekend as The Boss
1995 Rumble (1 episode)
1994 1942: A Love Story as General Douglas
1994 Anna Lee (5 episodes)
1994 Royal Deceit as Caedman
1993 Leon The Pig Farmer as Brian Chadwick
1993 Anna Lee: Headcase as Selwyn Price
1992 AlienĀ³ as Harold Andrews
1992 Masters of the Canvas as Himself
1991 Kafka as Castle Hechman
1991 Bottom (1 episode)
1990 The World of Eddie Weary as Strip Club MC
1989 Campion (16 episodes)
1989 Press Gang (1 episode) as Dr. Threeways
1988 To Kill a Priest as Judge
1987 Daytime Live (1 episode)
1986 The McGuffin
1984 The Company of Wolves as Amorous Boy's Father
1983 Red Monarch as Nikita Kruschev
1982 Wogan (1 episode)
1981 A Midsummer Night's Dream as Bottom
1981 An American Werewolf in London as Chess Player
1979 Black Jack as Narrator (uncredited)
1978 The First Great Train Robbery as Captain Jimmy
1978 BBC Television Shakespeare (1 episode)
1978 Absolution as the first policeman
1978 Hazell (1 episode)
1978 An Audience with... (2 episodes) as Himself
1977 Target (1 episode)
1977 Secret Army (1 episode)
1977 Jabberwocky as Armourer
1977 Raffles (1 episode)
1977 Sweeney! as Mac
1976 Trial by Combat as Sidney Gore
1975 Quiller (1 episode)
1975 Brannigan as Jimmy-the-Bet
1975 The Sweeney (1 episode)
1974 Porridge (1 episode)
1973 Speech Day as Mr Warboys
1973 Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? (1 episode)
1972 The Fishing Party
1972 The Regiment (1 episode)
1972 A Day Out as Henry Boothroyd
1971 The Rank and File
1970 Kes as Mr. Sugden
1969 Paul Temple (1 episode)
1965 Play of the Month (1 episode)
1963 Doctor Who (1 episode)
1955 Dixon of Dock Green (1 episode)

Writing

1985 Laughterhouse Writer
1976 Sunshine in Brixton Writer

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