Biography

With the Royal Army Service Corps during World War II. Evacuated from Dunkirk. After a year in hospital, invalided out in 1941. Worked for the BBC Drama Repertory Company from 1945. Until 1949, was best known as the voice of special agent Dick Barton on radio.

With the Royal Army Service Corps during World War II. Evacuated from Dunkirk. After a year in hospital, invalided out in 1941. Worked for the BBC Drama Repertory Company from 1945. Until 1949, was best known as the voice of special agent Dick Barton on radio.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 43

Birthday 1916-12-28

Day of Death 1999-10-01

Place of Birth West Bromwich, West Midlands, England, UK

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1995 The Vacillations of Poppy Carew as Patient 1
1992 A Touch of Frost (1 episode)
1988 Wyatt's Watchdogs (1 episode)
1987 Withnail & I as General
1987 Inspector Morse (1 episode)
1986 Theban Plays: Antigone as Chorus
1986 Defence of the Realm as Club Member
1983 The Comedy of Errors as First Merchant
1983 Dalgliesh (1 episode) as Major Hunt
1982 Harry's Game (3 episodes) as Gen. Sir Jocelyn Fairbairn
1981 For Your Eyes Only as Vice Admiral
1980 Lady Killers (1 episode)
1979 Julius Caesar as Publius
1978 The First Great Train Robbery as Connaught
1978 BBC Television Shakespeare (2 episodes)
1975 Royal Flash as Lord Chamberlain
1975 Poldark (1 episode)
1975 Oil Strike North (3 episodes)
1974 The Swordsman as Christian Duval
1973 Warship (1 episode)
1972 Colditz (1 episode)
1971 Michael Regan as Asst. Chief Constable
1971 The Snow Goose as Naval Captain
1970 Mrs Davenport as Mr Davenport
1970 Play for Today (1 episode)
1970 Codename (1 episode)
1970 Doomwatch (1 episode)
1969 Counterstrike (1 episode)
1966 Bat Out of Hell (5 episodes)
1966 David Copperfield (6 episodes)
1966 Concorde as Commentator
1965 Thirteen to Centaurus
1965 Thirty-Minute Theatre (1 episode)
1965 A Tap on the Shoulder
1963 Doctor Who (5 episodes) as Charles Grover M.P. (4 episodes) as King Thous
1962 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (3 episodes)
1962 The Andromeda Breakthrough (5 episodes)
1962 Z-Cars (2 episodes)
1960 Inspector Maigret (1 episode)
1960 An Age of Kings (6 episodes)
1959 No Hiding Place (1 episode)
1958 Ivanhoe (1 episode)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode)

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