|Date of Birth||17 May 1926, Nairobi, Kenya|
|Date of Death||10 June 2009, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England, UK (emphysema)|
|Birth Name||Walter Tenniel Evans|
Mini Bio (1)
Tenniel Evans briefly attended the British Army officer training centre Sandhurst (1945-1946). He studied German and economics at St. Andrews University (1946-1949). He attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (1949-1951) and acted on stage from 1951, although he also had an in-between job as a private school teacher near Northampton. His regular stage work included West End performances as well as the Royal Court Theatre Company, Savoy Theatre and Globe Theatre. He was part of the cast of the hugely popular 1960s radio comedy "The Navy Lark". He appeared in television from 1960. Evans is fondly remembered by cult television fans as Major Daly, acting opposite his friend Jon Pertwee, in Doctor Who: Carnival of Monsters: Episode One (1973) and as Kevin's (Michael Palin's) puritanical father in Ripping Yarns: The Curse of the Claw (1977).
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Anonymous
|Evangeline Banks||(1953 - 10 June 2009) (his death) (2 children)|