Timothy Bateson

Last updated 09 January 2020

Timothy Bateson (1926-2009)
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Timothy Dingwall Bateson

Born: Saturday 3rd April 1926
Died: Wednesday 16th September 2009 (age: 83)


Timothy Bateson  was a British actor. The son of Dingwall Bateson, a solicitor later knighted, he was educated at Uppingham SchoolUppingham,Rutland and Wadham CollegeOxford.

Bateson's stage credits included the first British production of Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot in 1955 at the Arts Theatre in London in a production directed by Peter Hall.

He appeared in many film, television and radio productions including Brother CadfaelDoctor Who (in the serial entitled The Ribos Operation), Dad's Army and Labyrinth.

He also provided the voices for several characters in the children's TV series TUGS (1988).

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