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Peter Pratt (1923–1995)

Peter Pratt was born on March 21, 1923 in Eastbourne, East Sussex, England as Peter William Pratt. He was an actor, known for The Best of Gilbert and Sullivan (1983), The Story of Ruth (1981) and Doctor Who (1963). He died on January 11, 1995 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 71) in London, England, UK

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The Story of Ruth
The Story of Ruth Dr. Peter Ferris
Doctor Who
Doctor Who The Master
Murder Must Advertise


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 1983 The Best of Gilbert and Sullivan (Video documentary)
 1982 Squadron (TV Series)
Len Travis
- The Veteran (1982) ... Len Travis
 1981 The Story of Ruth
Dr. Peter Ferris
 1974 Village Hall (TV Series)
Gilbert Lund
- There'll Almost Always Be an England (1974) ... Gilbert Lund
 1974 Fall of Eagles (TV Mini-Series)
- The Appointment (1974) ... Singer
 1973 Murder Must Advertise (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Pym
- Episode #1.4 (1973) ... Mr. Pym
- Episode #1.2 (1973) ... Mr. Pym
- Episode #1.1 (1973) ... Mr. Pym
 1973 Z Cars (TV Series)
- Cadet (1973) ... Fisherman
 1973 Play for Today (TV Series)
- Jack Point (1973) ... Fenner
 1973 The Brontës of Haworth (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Woolven
- Home and Abroad (1973) ... Mr. Woolven
- The Little King (1973) ... Mr. Woolven
 1973 Menace (TV Series)
- The Solarium (1973) ... Singer
 1972 The Edwardians (TV Mini-Series)
Charlie Coburn
- The Reluctant Juggler (1972) ... Charlie Coburn
 1972 Van der Valk (TV Series)
- Blue Notes (1972) ... Westermann
 1972 The Challengers (TV Series)
Alan Lowery
- The Tomorrow Business (1972) ... Alan Lowery
 1967-1968 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
Mr. Blunt / Professor Hubbard / Stephan Pocoresco / ...
- The Life Class (1968) ... Mr. Blunt
- The Fall of Kelvin Walker (1968) ... Professor Hubbard
- Hotel Torpe (1967) ... Stephan Pocoresco
- A Night Out (1967) ... Mr. King
 1967 Orlando (TV Series)
- In at the Death (1967) ... Doctor
 1964 Festival (TV Series)
Leading Man
- Six Characters in Search of an Author (1964) ... Leading Man
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Other Works:

He acted in Emlyn Williams' stage adaptation of Ivan Tugenev's novel, "A Month in the Country," at the Cambridge Theatre in London, England with Michael Redgrave, Ingrid Bergman, Fay Compton, Jeremy Brett, Emlyn Williams, and Joanna Dunham in the cast. See more »

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After Roger Delgado, he was the second actor to play the Master, the Doctor's greatest enemy, in Doctor Who (1963). He played the role in the 1976 serial "The Deadly Assassin". He was succeeded in the role by Geoffrey Beevers, Anthony Ainley, Gordon Tipple, Eric Roberts, Sir Derek Jacobi and John Simm.

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