Richard Mayes

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Richard Mayes
Born (1922-12-26)26 December 1922
Luton, Bedfordshire, England, UK
Died 22 October 2006(2006-10-22) (aged 83)
England, UK
Occupation actor

Richard Mayes (born Derek Leonard Richard Mayes; 26 December 1922 in Luton, Bedfordshire, - died 22 October 2006 in England) was an English stage and television actor. A well-known face on British television, he was primarily a theatrical actor. He appeared in many roles on stage and small screen, including roles in Doctor Who and as Jebediah Dingle in Emmerdale. He suffered a stroke in 2004 but recovered and resumed acting.

Selected filmography[edit]

  • Gandhi (1982) - Mr. Baker
  • Top Secret! (1984) - Vladimir Biletnikov
  • Middleton's Changeling (1998) - Vermandero
  • Another Life (2001) - Prison chaplain

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