Walter Carr (actor)

Walter Carr (1 April 1925 – 30 May 1998) was a Scottish actor and comedian.[2][3][4]

Walter Carr
Walter Carr (actor).jpg
Painting by June Crisfield Chapman c.1996
Born(1925-12-26)26 December 1925
Died30 May 1998(1998-05-30) (aged 73)
OccupationActor & comedian

Possibly his best known role was as the mate Dougie in the TV series The Vital Spark.[5][6]

He played Shooey in Lex MacLean's TV series.[7]

He had a minor part as the school teacher in the cult film The Wicker Man (1973), and played a jeweller in the comedy The Girl in the Picture (1985).[8][9]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Walter Carr – obituary, Glasgow Herald". 2 June 1998. Retrieved 28 November 2019.
  2. ^ "Walter Carr". BFI.
  3. ^ "Walter Carr". aveleyman.com.
  4. ^ "Walter Carr, 1925 – 1998. Actor and comedian". National Galleries of Scotland.
  5. ^ "Actor Harry Ward to follow in the footsteps of Walter Carr". Pitlochry Festival Theatre. 25 October 2016.
  6. ^ "Series 1, The Vital Spark". BBC.
  7. ^ "Top comedian loved burgh home". helensburgh-heritage.co.uk.
  8. ^ "BFI Screenonline: Wicker Man, The (1973) Credits". screenonline.org.uk.
  9. ^ "The Girl in the Picture (1985) – Cary Parker – Cast and Crew". AllMovie.

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