5
Mar 12

Sad coincidence: Philip Madoc RIP

FT1 comment • 553 views

Quite unrelatedly, I was listening to Stan Tracey’s version of “Under Milk Wood” only this morning, thanks to punctum’s Pink Floyd essay: of course the narrator is Merthyr Tydfil-born Madoc, doing all Dylan Thomas’s voices (as he no doubt had many other times). Also a Doctor Who stalwart: just one of those fixtures, really. Only 77.

(<-- He's not on this one, I don't think: but I spent long hours as a kid poring over the cover as I listened to my parents' copy, so I can't help the association.)

Comments

  1. 1
    Another Pete on 6 Mar 2012 #

    He was also the U-Boat captain in the famous “Don’t tell him Pike” episode of Dad’s Army

Add your comment

(Register to guarantee your comments don't get marked as spam.)


Required

Required (Your email address will not be published)

Top of page