Roger Avon

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Roger Avon
Born (1914-11-23)23 November 1914
Jarrow, County Durham, England, United Kingdom
Died 21 December 1998(1998-12-21) (aged 84)
London, England
Occupation Film and television actor
Years active 1955–98

Roger Avon (23 November 1914 – 21 December 1998) was an English film and television actor born in Jarrow, County Durham.

Some of his television appearances include Hancock's Half Hour,[1] Dad's Army, When the Boat Comes In,[1] Department S, Doctor Who (serials The Crusade[2] and The Daleks' Master Plan),[3] Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased),[1] Our Friends in the North[1] and Blackadder the Third. He appeared in the films Daleks - Invasion Earth 2150 AD, The Likely Lads,[1] Mutiny on the Buses, Quatermass and the Pit and Curse of the Crimson Altar, among others.

Avon was still acting up until his death, aged 84, his last role being in the TV series Grafters,[1] starring Robson Green.

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