United kingdom actor who especially played out Captain George Mainwaring about the favorite sitcom, Dad’s Military, but was also Coronation Road. He was mixed up in British theater picture in the years before the outbreak of Globe War II. Later on, he increased to on-screen popularity through playing Leonard Swindley within the strike series, Coronation Road. He was a seven-time BAFTA Honor nominee during his thirty-year performing career. He fulfilled his wife, Joan Cooper, in 1945, while these were both carrying out using the Manchester Repertory Theater. He and Cooper wedded in 1948 and got a boy, Stephen, who was simply created in 1953. He made an appearance alongside Vincent Cost in the 1973 horror film, Theater of Blood.