Morris Perry

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Morris Perry
Born (1925-03-28) 28 March 1925 (age 93)
Bromley, Kent, England
Spouse(s)Margaret Ashcroft (1953-2016, her death)

Morris Perry (born 28 March 1925) is an English actor, best known for his roles on television.[1][2]

Perry was born in Bromley, Kent, England.[2] His TV credits include City Beneath the Sea, The Avengers, Z-Cars, Champion House, The Champions, The Persuaders!, Doctor Who (in the serial Colony in Space),[3] Doomwatch, Special Branch, The Sweeney,[4] Survivors,[4] The Professionals, Secret Army, Reilly, Ace of Spies, The Bill, Midsomer Murders and Not Going Out.[5] His film credits include Nothing But the Night (1973), One Hour to Zero (1977), Sweeney! (1977), Silver Dream Racer (1980) and Crush (2001).[1] In 2004 he appeared in the BAFTA award-winning short film Letters of Service.[6]

In 1953, Perry wed British actress Margaret Ashcroft, and they remained married until her death in 2016.[7] They had four children.[8]


  1. ^ a b "Morris Perry".
  2. ^ a b "Morris Perry".
  3. ^ "BBC - Doctor Who Classic Episode Guide - Colony in Space - Details".
  4. ^ a b "Survivors Mad Dog > Production > Actors, Producers and Crew > Interview with Morris Perry".
  5. ^ "Morris Perry".
  6. ^ "Letters of Service - BBC Two". BBC.
  7. ^ "Obituary: Margaret Ashcroft - Obituaries - The Stage". 2 March 2017. Archived from the original on 2 March 2017.
  8. ^ Lentz, Harris III (February 2017). "Margaret Ashcroft, 85". Classic Images (500): 49.

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