Patrick O'Connell

Last updated 09 January 2020

Patrick O'Connell (1934-2017)
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Patrick O'Connell

Born: Monday 29th January 1934
Died: Thursday 10th August 2017 (age: 83)


Patrick O'Connell was a retired Irish actor known for numerous performances on UK television and in films.

He was brought up in BirminghamEngland and after working in the office of a department store he trained as an actor at RADA. He then appeared in repertory theatre, at the Royal Court Theatre and with the Royal Shakespeare Company.

His television appearances include Fraud Squad as (Detective Inspector Gamble), Dixon of Dock GreenThe Brothers (as Edward Hammond), Yes MinisterThe ProfessionalsWe'll Meet AgainThe BillInspector MorsePeak PracticeDangerfield and As Time Goes By.

His film roles include The Shooting PartyThe Human FactorThe McKenzie Break (as Sergeant Major Cox) and Cromwell.

He was also an artist known for his paintings and drawings.

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