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John Glyn-Jones (28 August 1909 – 21 January 1997) was a British stage, radio, television and film actor.[1][2]

John Glyn-Jones
John Glyn-Jones (actor).jpg
in Smokescreen (1964)
Born (1909-08-28)28 August 1909
London, England
Died 21 January 1997(1997-01-21) (aged 87)
Casablanca, Morocco
Occupation Actor
Years active 1938-1976

His father was a Member of Parliament and he was educated at Bishop's Stortford College and Oxford University. He began his acting career in repertory theatre in Oxford and with the BBC Drama Repertory Company, with whom he played Organ Morgan in the original recording of Under Milk Wood in 1954.[3] As well as acting he was also a producer and director for the BBC, during 1947-51.[4][5]

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  1. ^ Profile,; accessed 31 May 2015.
  2. ^ "John Glyn-Jones - Theatricalia". 
  3. ^ "THOMAS, D.: Under Milk Wood and Other Plays (The 1954 Premiere Radio Recording) (Unabridged)". 
  4. ^ Who's Who on Television. Independent Television Publications Ltd. 1970
  5. ^ McFarlane, Brian (16 May 2016). "The Encyclopedia of British Film: Fourth edition". Oxford University Press – via Google Books. 

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