Norman Chappell

Norman Chappell (31 December 1929, Lucknow, India – 21 July 1985)[1] was an English character actor, known for numerous roles in television and film.

Norman Chappell
Born31 December 1929
Lucknow, British Inndia
Died21 July 1985(1985-07-21) (aged 55)
OccupationCharacter actor
Known forLight comedy


Born in India, during the British Raj Chappell appeared mainly in television series as a character actor, usually in light comedy roles. He was best known for his roles in the Carry On films and in The Avengers. He often portrayed slightly pompous types of which his role in "The Gilded Cage" was a good example.[2] He also appeared in a number of comedy sketches performed in the early 3-2-1 TV shows hosted by "Ted Rogers".

Selected filmographyEdit