Many years ago he used to play football for Leicester City.
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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The producers said that Heartbeat
(1992) wasn't likely to last, but asked that I give Greengrass, who only had a few lines, an injection of humour. It was the easiest role I've ever played because they allowed me so much freedom with Greengrass. I got the idea for him to wear that old grey army coat from when I did The Caretaker on stage so it appeared that he had a heroic past in the military.
Despite appearing in five of the Carry On films, he is said to be baffled by their popularity.