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19 May 1921|
Bradford, Yorkshire, England, UK
|Died||9 May 2001
Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales, UK
|Spouse(s)||Pauline Williams (1950–9 May 2001) (his death).|
Leslie Sands (19 May 1921 – 9 May 2001) was a British actor and writer of TV and film. Born in Bradford, Yorkshire, Sands usually specialized in dour types in authority, often policemen. He was married to Pauline Williams (1950 - 9 May 2001) (his death).
His many TV roles included the lead character role of Inspector Frost, Cluff, The Saint, The Avengers, Z-Cars (where he also wrote several episodes), The Main Chance, Department S, Juliet Bravo, The Two Ronnies, Murder Most English, Boon and Stay Lucky.
Leslie Sands also wrote a number of plays, the most notable being Intent to Murder.