Richard Briers1934 — 2013 Age: 79 years old
Richard David Briers, CBE was an English actor. His fifty-year career encompassed television, stage, film and radio. Briers first came to prominence as George Starling in Marriage Lines (1961–66), but it was a decade later, when he narrated Roobarb and Noah and Nelly in... SkylArk (1974–76) and when he played Tom Good in the BBC sitcom The Good Life (1975–78), that he became a household name. Later, he starred as Martin in Ever Decreasing Circles (1984–89), and he had a leading role as Hector in Monarch of the Glen (2000–05). From the late 1980s, with Kenneth Branagh as director, he performed Shakespearean roles in Henry V (1989), Much Ado About Nothing (1993), Hamlet (1996), and As You Like It (2006).
January 14, 1934, Raynes Park, Surrey, England, UK
February 17, 2013
1961 Murder, She Said'Mrs. Binster' and 'Mrs Binster' 1978 Watership DownFiver (voice) 1989 Henry VLieutenant Bardolph 1989 A Chorus of Disapproval 1992 Peter's FriendsLord Morton 1993 Much Ado About NothingSignor Leonato 1994 FrankensteinGroßvater 1996 HamletPolonius 1997 Spice WorldBishop 2000 Love's Labour's LostSir Nathaniel 2002 Unconditional LoveBarry Moore 2003 Peter PanSmee 2006 As You Like ItAdam 2012 Cockneys vs ZombiesHamish 2016 British Sitcom: 60 Years of Laughing at OurselvesActing Role (archive footage) (uncredited)Limited to the 15 most popular items