Edward Jewesbury

Reginald Edward Oliphant Jewesbury (6 August 1917 – 31 March 2001) was an English actor, notable for his film, stage and television work and as a member of the Renaissance Theatre Company.[1][2][3] In his later years he appeared in such television comedies as Yes Minister and Blackadder II.[4][5]

Edward Jewesbury
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Reginald Edward Oliphant Jewesbury

(1917-08-06)6 August 1917
Died31 March 2001(2001-03-31) (aged 83)
Esher, Surrey, England
Christine Roberts
(m. 1939; died 1982)

In 1995 he appeared in Richard III as King Henry VI of England.[6]

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  1. ^ "Edward Jewesbury". BFI.
  2. ^ "Edward Jewesbury | Theatricalia". theatricalia.com.
  3. ^ III, Harris M. Lentz (24 October 2008). "Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 2002: Film, Television, Radio, Theatre, Dance, Music, Cartoons and Pop Culture". McFarland – via Google Books.
  4. ^ "Yes Minister - S1 - Episode 1: Open Government". Radio Times.
  5. ^ "Edward Jewesbury". www.aveleyman.com.
  6. ^ "Edward Jewesbury | Biography, Movie Highlights and Photos". AllMovie.

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