Richard Leech


Richard Leech

Richard Leech (24 November 1922— 24 March 2004) was an accomplished actor born in Dublin, Ireland. He was also a doctor before building a successful career in film and television.

His numerous film credits include "The Dam Busters" (1955) (playing Dinghy Young), "Night of the Demon", "Tunes of Glory", "Ice-Cold in Alex", "Young Winston" (1972), "Gandhi" (1982) and the acclaimed "The Shooting Party".

On television Richard Leech appeared in "The Barchester Chronicles", "Smiley's People", three episodes of "The Avengers" in different roles, "Redcap", "Danger Man", "The New Avengers", "The Duchess of Duke Street", and starred in a "Doctor Who" story called "The Sun Makers".

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