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Peter Sallis

Peter Sallis

  • Born on
    • February 21st, 1921
  • Died on
    • June 2nd, 2017
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Peter Sallis, OBE (born 1 February 1921, died 2 June 2017) was an English actor and entertainer, well-known for his work on British television. Although he was born and brought up in London, his two most notable roles required him to adopt the accents and mannerisms of a Northerner. Sallis was best known for his role as the main character Norman Clegg in the long-running British TV comedy Last of the Summer Wine, set in a Yorkshire town. He was the longest serving cast member, appearing in all 295 episodes, and by the end of the show's run was the only one surviving from the programme's first episode in 1973. He also appeared in all 13 of the episodes of the prequel series First of the Summer Wine as Norman Clegg's father. He was also famous for providing the voice of Wallace in the Wallace and Gromit films, again using a northern accent. Description above from the Wikipedia article Peter Sallis, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Filmography

Acting (30 Credits)

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2010Wallace & Gromit's World of Invention as Wallace (voice)
2008A Matter of Loaf and Death as Wallace (voice)
2005Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit as Wallace / Hutch (voice)
2005Color Me Kubrick as Patient
2004Belonging as Nathan
2002Wallace & Gromit's Cracking Contraptions as Wallace (voice)
2002Wallace & Gromit's Cracking Contraptions as Wallace (voice)
1995A Close Shave as Wallace (voice)
1993The Wrong Trousers as Wallace (voice)
1989A Grand Day Out as Wallace (voice)
1984The Wind in the Willows
1982Witness for the Prosecution as Carter
1978Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? as St. Claire
1977The Haunting of Julia as Jeffrey Branscombe
1973Frankenstein: The True Story as Priest
1973Last of the Summer Wine as Clegg
1973Frankenstein: The True Story as Priest
1971The Night Digger as Rev. Rupert Palafox
1970Taste the Blood of Dracula as Samuel Paxton
1970Wuthering Heights as Mr. Shielders
1970Scream and Scream Again as Schweitz
1968Charlie Bubbles as Solicitor
1965Rapture as Armand
1964The Third Secret as Lawrence Jacks
1963The Mouse on the Moon as Russian Delegate
1963The V.I.P.s as Doctor
1961The Curse of the Werewolf as Don Enrique
1961No Love for Johnnie as M.P.
1960Saturday Night and Sunday Morning as Man in Suit (uncredited)
1959The Scapegoat as Customs Official

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