(September 1957, December 1957, March 1958, April 1958, & June 1958) He played Polonius in William Shakespeare
's "Hamlet" at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with John Neville
, Jack Gwillim
, Coral Browne
, Margaret Courtenay
(played "Gertrude" - April 1958 & June 1958), Judi Dench
, John Humphry
, Michael Culver
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Portly, owlish British character actor, at home in pompous or officious roles, often as civil servants or clergymen. Noteworthy in several instalments of the 'Carry On' series and as the first major guest star on Doctor Who (as Nero in 'The Romans').