William Thomas Clucas (14 April 1925 – 8 July 2016), better known as William Lucas, was a British film, theatre, radio, and television actor. Lucas is probably best known for his role in The Adventures of Black Beauty (1972–74) as Dr. James Gordon, and in the BBC series Sherlock Holmes as Inspector Lestrade in the episode "A Study in Scarlet" (1968). He has also appeared in The Bill, Doctor Who, Last of the Summer Wine, and long-running ITV soap opera Coronation Street
Percy Verwayne was the original Sportin’ Life in the 1927 Broadway DuBose and Dorothy Heyward play, “Porgy,” the precursor to the iconic 1935 George Gershwin opera “Porgy and Bess. Verwayne was born in British Guiana (now Guyana) and.
Tributes have been paid to Dora Bryan, of Lancashire, who died yesterday, aged The actress was famous for roles in Last of The Summer Wine and Absolutely Fabulous and won a BAFTA award, an Laurence Olivier Award and was given on OBE in
Joe Sims, Actor: Bloodborne. Joe is a Bristolian born actor who trained both in the UK and the US. In 2012 he won an Offie (People's favourite male performance) for his role as alleged Texan killer Lee Fenton in As We Forgive Them at the Arcola Theatre in London. As well as TV, Theatre and film, Joe has also over 50 radio credits to his name including a run on British radio drama The Archers.