He acted in the musical, "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang," at the London Palladium in London, England with Michael Ball, Emma Williams, Anton Rodgers, Brian Blessed, Nichola McAuliffe, Peter Polycarpou, Emil Wolk, David Ross, and David Henry in the cast. Adrian Noble was director.
Did You Know?
There's nothing unserious about comedy; we all know that comedy is a serious business, a serious craft, but it's also as seriously intended as anything else.
Has twice been nominated for Broadway's Tony Award as Best Actor (Featured Role - Play): in 1982, for playing Newman Noggs in "The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby," a role he recreated in the television version with the same title, The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby
(1982); and in 1985 for playing Charles Marsden in a revival of Eugene O'Neill
's "Strange Interlude," a role he ...