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Edward Sinclair (I) (1914–1977)

Edward Sinclair was born in March 1914 in Oldham, Greater Manchester, England. He was an actor and writer, known for Dad's Army (1968), Dad's Army (1971) and The Bells (1931). He died on August 29, 1977 in Cheddar, Somerset, England. See full bio »

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 1975 Whodunnit? (TV Series)
Sam Austin
- Nothing to Declare (1975) ... Sam Austin
 1975 Dawson's Weekly (TV Series)
- Strangers in the Night (1975) ... Steward
 1974 David Copperfield (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Barkis
- Episode #1.3 (1974) ... Mr. Barkis
- Episode #1.2 (1974) ... Mr. Barkis
- Episode #1.1 (1974) ... Mr. Barkis
 1972 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series)
Head waiter
- Born Every Minute (1972) ... Head waiter
 1969 The Magic Christian
Park Attendant (uncredited)
 1969 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series)
Officer of the Watch
- Rogues Gallery: The Timorous Rake (1969) ... Officer of the Watch
 1969 Rogues' Gallery (TV Series)
Officer of the watch
- The Timorous Rake (1969) ... Officer of the watch
 1969 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
- The Times We Live In (1969) ... Maclaren
 1969 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
 1968 Z Cars (TV Series)
- Out of the Frying Pan: Part 1 (1968) ... Dukes
 1965 Secret Agent (TV Series)
Business Man
- The Black Book (1965) ... Business Man
 1965 ITV Sunday Night Drama (TV Series)
- The Paper Man (1965) ... Sub-Editor
 1948 Saraband
 1941 Tower of Terror
Fletcher - Hale's contact
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He acted in Noel Coward's play, "Cavalcade", at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane, London, England with Mary Clare and John Mills in the cast. See more »


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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British radio and television actor, born into a theatrical family. Started in amateur dramatics and only turned professional while in his forties. Best remembered as the furtive, weaselly verger, Mr. Yeatman, in "Dad's Army". See more »

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