Played in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang stage show at the London Palladium - 2003
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B. Blessed | Brian Blessed OBE
5' 9¾" (1.77 m)
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[on Doctor Who
(2005)] I think they need to re-examine his surname - 'Who' is very oriental. It's about time they had an Asian actor as the Doctor. And a female one.
As a child, he and his friends used to play at "Flash Gordon", inspired by the Buster Crabbe
serial films. In these childhood games, Brian would always play "Vultan", leader of the Hawkmen. In the cult science fiction film Flash Gordon
(1980), he played the same role as he had in childhood.
Often plays larger-than-life characters