Appeared in "Run for Your Wife," at the Shaftesbury Theatre in London, England. Written / directed by Ray Cooney, with Richard Briers, Royce Mills, Bill Pertwee, Helen Gill, and Carol Hawkins in the cast.
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Mr. Bernard Cribbins | Bernard Cribbins OBE
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
[on Doctor Who
(1963)] I didn't actually audition. But when Jon Pertwee
was leaving, producer Barry Letts
--who died quite recently--interviewed a lot of actors, one of whom was me. I went along and sat down and he said, "Now, then, what can you do?" I said, "I'm a very good swimmer, I was a paratrooper, I could fight"--and he said, "Oh no, no fighting no, the Doctor is never seen fighting at all!...
He served in the Parachute Regiment, the British Army's airborne assault force.