He acted in Thomas Dekker, William Rowley and John Ford's play, "The Witch of Edmonton," at the Mermaid Theatre in London, England with Ruby Head, Melvyn Hayes, William Lucas, Edward Jewesbury, Timothy Bateson, Ronald Hermand and Juan Moreno in the cast. Lord Bernard Miles KBE was director.
5' 5" (1.65 m)
Did You Know?
Diminutive, worried-looking character actor and dedicated genealogist, the son of a flour miller. Erik studied law at Dover College and Jesus College, Cambridge, and later trained for acting at RADA. During World War II, he served as a sergeant with the Eighth Army in Italy and Egypt. From the mid-1930's, he appeared primarily on television, often in bumbling or owlish roles. He was seen to best ...