William Gaunt

Last updated 09 January 2020

William Gaunt
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William Charles Anthony Gaunt

Born: Saturday 3rd April 1937 (age: 85)

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William Gaunt is an English actor,

He played Orcini in the 1985 story Revelation of the Daleks

After minor roles in series such as Z CarsThe Avengers, and Edgar Wallace Mysteries through the 1960s he gained a role as the super-powered secret agent Richard Barrett in the 1968 British espionage/science fiction series The Champions. He had also appeared in a recurring role in Sergeant Cork following policemen in Victorian London.

Between 1983 and 1987 he starred as harassed father Arthur Crabtree in the sitcom No Place Like Home. He subsequently made many guest appearances in other series such as Juliet Bravo. From 1995 to 1997, he starred in the sitcom Next of Kin opposite Penelope Keith. In 2010 he appeared in the Globe Theatre production of Shakespeare's Henry IV, Part 1. William starred in the 2004 Doctor Who audio series Dalek Empire III. He is currently appearing in the Channel 4 series Cast Offs.

He also made a brief appearance in the last episode of the series Airline starring Jack Ruskin (Roy Marsden)

In December 2011 he was seen in Episode One of the ITV drama Without You.