|Also Known As: ||
||October 5, 1984
||October 21, 1926
||Cause of Death:
||suspected heart attack
||Liverpool, England, GB
RATE AND COMMENT
Born and raised in Liverpool
Unable to afford university he worked in an insurance office for six years
First theater job as assistant stage manager for the Repertory Theater in Preston, England
London stage debut, "Free As Air"
Joined Bristol Old Vic
British feature debut, "A Kind of Loving"
New York stage debut in Coventry Belgrade Theater Company production, "Semi-Detached"
US feature debut, "King Rat"
US debut in BBC-produced TV series, "The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin"
Debut as star of a feature, "Rising Damp"