He acted in Dmitry Makaroff's adaptation of Anton Chekhov's play, "Platonov," at the Royal Court Theatre in London, England with Rex Harrison, Rachel Roberts, Graham Crowden, Nicholas Selby, Frank Finlay, Rosalind Knight, Elvi Hale, George Murcell, James Bolam, Peter Bowles, and Susan Engel in the cast. George Devine and John ...
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[on the death of Jon Pertwee
] I thoroughly enjoyed working with him. It was always great fun and we had a lot of laughs. Jon was always very nattily dressed. He was certainly the smartest looking Doctor Who
(1963). I last saw him at a party I gave last summer. He was in good spirits and looked very healthy.
Mr. Barker's funeral was held in the leafy surroundings of Banbury Crematorium in Oxfordshire where his body was taken in a Volvo hearse. Banbury is just a few miles from his home village of Dean near Chipping Norton where he operated an antique shop the last few years of his life.