Dennis Chinnery

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Dennis Chinnery
Born Dennis Arthur Robert Chinnery
(1927-05-14)14 May 1927
Essex, England
Died 29 February 2012(2012-02-29) (aged 84)
Hampshire, England
Occupation Actor
Spouse(s) Pat Kerr (?-2012) (his death)

Dennis Chinnery (14 May 1927 – 29 February 2012) was a British actor, noted for his performances in television.[1]

His credits include: Hancock's Half Hour, Dixon of Dock Green, Z-Cars, Softly, Softly, The Saint, The Avengers, The Prisoner, The Champions, Public Eye, Special Branch, Oh Brother!, The Laughter of a Fool and Survivors.

He also appeared in three Doctor Who serials - The Chase,[2] Genesis of the Daleks and The Twin Dilemma. The character Dr Chinnery in The League of Gentlemen was named after him. He was born at Romford, Essex, to Arthur F Chinnery and his wife Dorothy (née Mills).

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