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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 2 June 1924near Llangollen, Wales, UK
Date of Death 18 February 2012London, England, UK

Mini Bio (1)

Peter Halliday was born on June 2, 1924 in near Llangollen, Wales. He was an actor, known for The Remains of the Day (1993), Doctor Who (1963) and Sunday Bloody Sunday (1971). He was married to Simone Lovell. He died on February 18, 2012 in London, England.

Spouse (1)

Simone Lovell (1956 - ?) (divorced) (3 children)

Trivia (5)

Considred for the role of Dugeen in Doctor Who: The Power Of Kroll.
RADA graduate of 1947, following wartime military service. Became a member of the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, which later became the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Played four different characters in Doctor Who between 1968 and 1988.
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.
Claims on Doctor Who:The Ambassdors of Death DVD Commentary to have come up with the original idea of Upstairs Downstairs.

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