Fred Rawlings

Last updated 27 July 2014

Fred Rawlings
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Frederick Rawlings


Fred Rawlings has the distinction of playing the first recorded role in Doctor Who, the policeman who checks the junkyard out in the opening moments of An Unearthly Child: Pilot (the role was played by Reg Cranfield in the remounted and broadcast version of An Unearthly Child).

Fred Rawlings was a supporting actor in a number of television shows, which as well as Doctor Who included Z-Cars, Dixon of Dock Green and Adam Adamant Lives!