Eric ThompsonBorn: Saturday 9th November 1929
Died: Tuesday 30th November 1982 (age: 53)
Eric Thompson played Viscount Gaston de Leran in the 1966 Doctor Who story The Massacre of St Bartholomew's Eve.
He was the husband of Phyllida Law and father of actress Emma Thompson.
He isbest known known for re-writing and narrating The Magic Roundabout in the UK.
Other roles include Ego Hugo, The Magic Ball, The Challengers, Coronation Street, ITV Playhouse, Volpone, Inheritance, ITV Play of the Week, Dixon of Dock Green, Serjeant Musgrave's Dance, Z Cars, The Villains, ITV Television Playhouse, BBC Sunday-Night Play, The Eustace Diamonds, BBC Sunday-Night Theatre, The Life and Death of Sir John Falstaff, The Lost King, The Black Arrow