Played Cyril in "The Black & White Minstrels" by C.P. Taylor
- Edinburgh Festival/ King's Head Theatre, London (1992).
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This wasn't just a sitcom. It was like watching a five-act Ibsen (Henrik Ibsen
) play. Corbett was making us laugh, but we were laughing at his pain and the hopelessness of his situation. Then there were the story lines ... politics, class, religion, sex. This wasn't what an early-1960s comedy was supposed to deal with. Everybody knows his Steptoe (Steptoe and Son
(1962)) voice, but that was ...
Had an uncredited role as Dr. William Birkin (and the narrator) in Resident Evil
Frequently plays elegant villains