His theatre credits include: Travers/Peto in "King Henry IV Part II" by William Shakespeare
(1951, Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, director Michael Redgrave
Cllr Peter Halliday
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The son of an auctioneer and estate agent, he was schooled in Shropshire. Failed his exam as apprentice auctioneer. Worked briefly for Rolls-Royce, then served in the British Army during World War II, based in Iraq, Palestine and Egypt, until 1947. Successfully auditioned for RADA.