The late Bernard Cribbins’ career spanned seven decades, from memorable roles in The Railway Children and Fawlty Towers to narrating several stories for the classic children’s series Jackanory.
One of the most familiar faces on British television, he became known to a new generation of audiences with his role as recurring character Wilfred Mott in the revamped Doctor Who – more than four decades after his appearance. in the film Daleks – Invasion of Earth in AD 2150 with Peter Cushing.
As well as finding the time to make novel records including the 10 hits Right Said Fred, Cribbins is a children’s television series that narrates The Wombles in the 1970s and also stars in Old Jack’s Boat on CBeebies in recent years.
Here’s a look back at a notable business career:
He can use almost any aspect of the show business, from Shakespeare to pantomime, from soap opera to pop music.
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His diverse talents ensured that he was always in demand, regardless of whether the role was called a lead actor or a comedian, and throughout the 1970s and 80s, he never left the TV screen. .
https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/in-pictures-remarkable-career-of-beloved-actor-bernard-cribbins-41873780.html In pictures: The remarkable career of beloved actor Bernard Cribbins