6 June 1946 |
He had previously played another long-running role in another mainstream television show, appearing as Sergeant Quilley, previously Police Constable, in the police procedural drama Z-Cars (1969–1978), coincidentally playing another policeman.
He made his television debut in 1968 playing Young Hodge in an episode of Mystery and Imagination. He has also appeared in other successful television shows including Softly, Softly, Callan, Blake's 7, Angels, Juliet Bravo, The Bill, ChuckleVision and Doctors. In 2000 he made another reappearance on EastEnders playing a different characters named Will.
He is the nephew of the renowned sports administrator Dame Marea Hartman.
- Behind the Laughter, Sherrie Hewson HarperCollins UK, Mar 4, 2011.