Appeared (as "Max Quordlepleen") in the BBC Radio 4 original version of the classic "The Hitch Hikers Guide to the Galaxy" (1981).
Roy Hudd OBE
5' 11½" (1.82 m)
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[on being awarded the OBE] I'm tickled pink. All I can think is the Queen has never listened to the News Huddlines--all the terrible things that have been said about her or her family! It was jolly nice to be thought of and more than anything else, I was so thrilled it was for services to entertainment. I haven't wasted the last 50 years!.
Reprised his role as Max Quordlepleen in the new "Quandary Phase" episodes of "The Hitch Hiker's Guide To The Galaxy" BBC4 radio series, adapted from book 4 of the late Douglas Adams
' "Hitch Hiker's Trilogy", "So Long, And Thanks For All The Fish".