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Bernard Cribbins (born 29 December 1928) is an English character actor, voice-over artist and musical comedian with a career spanning over half a century who came to prominence in films in the 1960s, has been in work consistently since his professional debut in the mid 1950s, and as of 2010 is still an active performer.

He is particularly known to British audiences as the story-telling voice in The Wombles, a children's programme running which ran for 40 episodes between 1973 and 1975. He also recorded several hit novelty records in the early 1960s and was a regular and prolific performer on Jackanory on BBC TV between 1966 and 1991. Cribbins' most recent prominent role has been as Wilfred Mott, companion of the Tenth Doctor in Doctor Who.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Bernard Cribbins  licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Bernard Cribbins (born 29 December 1928) is an English character actor, voice-over artist and musical comedian with a career spanning over half a century who came to prominence in films in the 1960s, has been in work consistently since his professional debut in the mid 1950s, and as of 2010 is still an active performer.

He is particularly known to British audiences as the story-telling voice in The Wombles, a children's programme running which ran for 40 episodes between 1973 and 1975. He also recorded several hit novelty records in the early 1960s and was a regular and prolific performer on Jackanory on BBC TV between 1966 and 1991. Cribbins' most recent prominent role has been as Wilfred Mott, companion of the Tenth Doctor in Doctor Who.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Bernard Cribbins  licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 66

Birthday 1928-12-29

Place of Birth Oldham, Lancashire, England

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

The National Television Awards Backstage Live (1 episode)
2018 Patrick as Albert
2016 A Midsummer Night's Dream as Snout
2013 Old Jack's Boat (25 episodes) as Old Jack
2012 A Fantastic Fear of Everything as The Voice (voice)
2010 Doctor Who: The End of Time - Part Two as Wilfred Mott
2009 Doctor Who: The End of Time as Wilfred Mott
2009 Peter Kay's Animated All Star Band: The Official BBC Children in Need Medley as Alderney / Orinoco / Wellington (voice)
2009 Doctor Who Greatest Moments (1 episode) as Himself
2007 Would I Lie to You? (1 episode) as Panellist
2007 Have I Got a Bit More News for You (1 episode) as Himself - Panellist
2006 The One Show (2 episodes)
2005 Doctor Who (2 episodes) as Wilfred Mott (4 episodes)
2005 The Sunday Night Project (1 episode)
2003 Blackball as Mutley
1996 Dennis the Menace and Gnasher (1 episode) as Katzenburger (voice)
1996 Dalziel and Pascoe (1 episode)
1996 Noel's Telly Years (1 episode)
1992 Carry On Columbus as Mordecai Mendoza
1988 Noel's Saturday Roadshow (1 episode)
1987 Daytime Live (1 episode)
1987 High & Dry (7 episodes) as Ron Archer
1985 Super Gran (1 episode) as Officer P. Brain
1982 It's Your Move as Neighbour
1981 Dangerous Davies as Dangerous Davies
1980 Shillingbury Tales (8 episodes)
1979 The Plank as House painter
1979 Tales of the Unexpected (1 episode)
1978 The Adventures of Picasso as Gertrude Stein / Narrator (voice)
1978 Play Safe as Robin (voice)
1978 The Water Babies as Mr. Masterman / Voice of Eel
1977 The Country Wife as Pinchwife
1976 Night Ferry as Pyramid
1976 Star Turn (60 episodes)
1976 Simon in the Land of Chalk Drawings (12 episodes)
1975 Great Big Groovy Horse as The Storyteller
1975 Fawlty Towers (1 episode) as Mr. Hutchinson
1975 Space: 1999 (1 episode)
1973 The Wombles (125 episodes)
1972 Frenzy as Felix Forsythe
1971 Get The Drift (12 episodes)
1970 The Railway Children as Albert Perks
1968 Don't Raise the Bridge, Lower the River as Fred Davies
1967 Casino Royale as Taxi Driver
1967 A Ghost of a Chance
1966 The Sandwich Man as Photographer
1966 Daleks' Invasion Earth: 2150 A.D. as Tom Campbell
1965 You Must be Joking
1965 Cup Fever as Policeman
1965 She as Job
1964 The Counterfeit Constable as Bob, l'agent 202
1964 Carry On Spying as Harold Crump
1964 A Home of Your Own as The Stonemason
1964 Crooks in Cloisters as Squirts McGinty
1963 Carry On Jack as Midshipman Albert Poop-Decker
1963 The Mouse on the Moon as Vincent Mountjoy
1963 The Wrong Arm of the Law as Nervous O'Toole
1961 Nothing Barred as Newspaperman
1961 The Avengers (1 episode)
1960 Two Way Stretch as Lennie Price
1959 International Detective (1 episode)
1959 Make Mine a Million as Jack
1958 Davy as Stage Hand
1957 Yangtse Incident: The Story of H.M.S. Amethyst as Able Seaman James Bryson
1955 This Is Your Life (1 episode)
1955 The Sooty Show (2 episodes) as Himself

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