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Roger Brierley

Last updated 09 January 2020

Roger Brierley

Born: Tuesday 25th June 1935
Died: Friday 23rd September 2005 (age: 70)


Roger Brierley  was a British chartered accountant-cum-actor.

He appeared in many television productions over a forty year period. He twice appeared in Doctor Who, as Trevor in The Daleks' Master Plan (1965) and as the voice of Drathro in The Mysterious Planet (1986). 

Brierley appeared in the biopic Jinnah based on the life of Muhammad Ali Jinnah, and in the Granada television series Jeeves and Wooster as Sir Roderick Glossop. He was also in an Only Fools and Horses episode. Later work included portraying John Biffen in the TV dramatisation of The Alan Clark Diaries (2004). He also played the hotel managerin "Mr. Bean in Room 426".