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Timothy Bateson (1926–2009)

Prolific British character actor, adept at eccentric or whimsical impersonations, particularly of Dickensian characters. The son of law society president Sir Dingwall Bateson, he won a scholarship to Wadham College, where he trained for acting with the Oxford University Dramatic Society. Straight out of college, he was handpicked by Alberto ... See full bio »


(age 83) in England, UK

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(1980s) He played Nikabrik in a BBC Radio 4 presentation of C.S. Lewis's "Prince Caspian". See more »

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Appeared in the first British performance of Samuel Beckett's "Waiting for Godot" in 1955.

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