Kenneth Waller

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Kenneth Waller
Born (1927-11-05)5 November 1927
Huddersfield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK
Died 28 January 2000(2000-01-28) (aged 72)
London, England, UK
Occupation Television Actor
Years active 1959–96

Kenneth Waller (5 November 1927 – 28 January 2000) was an English actor.

Born in Huddersfield, West Riding of Yorkshire, his first acting job was in the 1959 production Room at the Top. In 1981, he played the part of "Old" Mr. Grace in Are You Being Served?, playing the elder of the Grace brothers after the departure of "Young" Mr. Grace (Harold Bennett). Waller was actually 28 years younger than Bennett.

He went on to play the part of Granddad in Carla Lane's comedy Bread, and made a brief appearance in Coronation Street as Curly Watts' father in 1988. His last role was a voiceover for the animated film Romuald the Reindeer.

Waller died in London on 28 January 2000, aged 72.

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