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|Born||David Roger Brierley
June 2, 1935
Stockport, Cheshire, England
|Died||September 23, 2005
Westminster, London, England
Roger Brierley (2 June 1935 - 23 September 2005) was an English actor.
Though never a major star, he appeared in many television productions over a forty year period. He twice appeared in Doctor Who, as Trevor in The Daleks' Master Plan (1965) and as the voice of Drathro in The Mysterious Planet (1986). Brierley appeared in the biopic Jinnah based on the life of Muhammad Ali Jinnah, and in the Granada television series Jeeves and Wooster as Sir Roderick Glossop. He was also in an Only Fools and Horses episode. Later work included portraying John Biffen in the TV dramatisation of The Alan Clark Diaries (2004). He also played the hotel manager in "Mr. Bean in Room 426".
Brierley died of a heart attack on September 23, 2005.
- Roger Brierley at the Internet Movie Database
- Red Issue
- MUST, the independent Manchester United supporters trust
- Obituary in The Guardian
- Obituary in The Daily Telegraph