He acted in Simon Gray's play, "Butley," at the Criterion Theatre in London, England with Alan Bates, Colette O'Neil, Michael Byrne, George Fenton, and Mary Wimbush in the cast. Harold Pinter was director.
Did You Know?
Was doing a stage play in London when one afternoon he was wisked off in a white Rolls Royce to meet Carry On producer Peter Rogers
and Director Gerald Thomas
at the Dorchester Hotel, London. He got a part in the films following this meeting.