Geoffrey Beevers

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Geoffrey Beevers
Born 1941 (age 72–73)
Occupation Actor
Spouse(s) Caroline John (1970–2012)
(her death)
Children Daisy
Ben
Tom

Geoffrey Beevers (born 1941[citation needed]), is a British actor who has appeared in many different television roles.

Beevers has worked extensively at the Orange Tree Theatre in Richmond upon Thames, both as an actor (including the title role in Jules Romain's Doctor Knock, 1994); and as an adaptor/director of George Eliot's novel Adam Bede (February 1990), for which he won a Time Out Award, and Balzac's Père Goriot (February 1994).

He has appeared in the BBC science fiction series Doctor Who on two occasions, the most notable playing the third Master in the serial The Keeper of Traken. He has also appeared in some of the Big Finish Productions audio dramas based on Doctor Who (Dust Breeding, Master, Trail of the White Worm, The Oseidon Adventure, Mastermind and The Light at the End). Beevers narrated the unabridged audio edition of Doctor Who: Harvest of Time, by Alastair Reynolds, released in June 2013.[1] He also acted the vicar in the film Goodnight Mister Tom, and appeared in the 1978 television film The Nativity. For Channel 4 Television (UK), in 1988, he played a Wainwright (Member of Parliament) in A Very British Coup. More recently, he played a small role in the remake of Clash of the Titans as a noble of Basilica.In February 2010 Beevers played Douglas Hogg in the television film On Expenses.

He was married to Caroline John, who portrayed the Third Doctor's companion Liz Shaw, from 1970 until her death on 5 June 2012.

As of March 2013 he was playing opposite Helen Mirren in Peter Morgan's play "The Audience"[2] at The Gielgud Theatre.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Doctor Who: Harvest of Time on Audible.com.[1] Retrieved 28 June 2013.
  2. ^ "The Audience". 

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