Appeared in George Bernard Shaw
's play, "Candida," at the Albery Theatre in London, England, with Deborah Kerr, Denis Quilley, Maureen Lipman, Simon Jones and Patrick Ryecart in the cast. Michael Blakemore
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Deep-voiced British character actor of stage and screen. Made his theatrical debut at the Lyceum in Sheffield, in 1941. Had several seasons with the National Theatre and the Royal Shakespeare Company. Often performed in works by fellow Bradford-born playwright J.B. Priestley
. Popular guest appearances in many TV shows, including Z Cars
(1962) and The Two Ronnies