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|Born||Louis Felix Danner Mahoney
8 September 1938
Louis Mahoney (born 8 September 1938) is a Gambian-born British actor.
Mahoney originally studied to be a doctor but abandoned his ambitions for a medical career to become a drama school student.
He has been seen most frequently on television in series such as: Danger Man, Dixon of Dock Green, Z-Cars, The Troubleshooters, Menace, Special Branch, Doctor Who (in the stories Frontier in Space, Planet of Evil and "Blink"), Quiller, Fawlty Towers (as Dr Finn in "The Germans", 1975), The Professionals, Miss Marple, Yes, Prime Minister, Bergerac, The Bill, Casualty, Holby City and Sea of Souls.
He has featured in the Channel 4 documentary Random (2011) and in the BBC Three drama Being Human (2012) as Leo, an aged and dying werewolf. He is a long-standing campaigner for racial equality within the acting profession.
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