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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 16 October 1920West Ham, London, England, UK
Date of Death 17 March 1984London, England, UK
Birth NameJohn H. Paton

Mini Bio (1)

John Dearth was born on October 16, 1920 in West Ham, London, England as John H. Paton. He was an actor, known for The Adventures of Robin Hood (1955), Look Back in Anger (1959) and Doctor Who (1963). He died on March 17, 1984 in London.

Trivia (3)

Father of actress Lynn Dearth.
Once lost a lead film part when the producer felt Dearth bore a strong resemblance to James Mason. Barry Letts states on the commentary of the DVD of Doctor Who:Planet of TheSpiders this experience embittered him for the of his life.
Member of the BBC Radio Repertory Company during the 1960's.

Salary (1)

Look Back in Anger (1959) £130

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