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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 27 March 1932Hadleigh, Suffolk, England, UK
Date of Death 22 July 1988Essex, England, UK  (heart attack)
Height 6' (1.83 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Patrick Newell was born on March 27, 1932 in Hadleigh, Suffolk, England. He was an actor, known for Young Sherlock Holmes (1985), The Avengers (1961) and Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson (1980). He was married to Derina Newell. He died on July 22, 1988 in Essex, England.

Spouse (1)

Derina Newell (? - 22 July 1988) (his death) (2 children)

Trivia (4)

Appeared in four Sherlock Holmes films and /or television episodes, each of them starring a different actor as Holmes.
Massively overweight character actor, best known for his role of 'mother' in The Avengers (1961).
Educated at Taunton School and at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.
Claimed to have received fewer job offers, every time he attempted to lose weight.

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