St Albans based actor Philip Madoc has died

15:41 05 March 2012

Philip Madoc

Philip Madoc

Archant

TRIBUTES have been paid to Welsh actor Philip Madoc who lived in London Colney and has died in hospital aged 77.

Clive Conway, of Clive Conway Celebrity Productions, described Mr Madoc as a very talented actor who spoke “beautifully”.

Apart from numerous radio credits, Mr Madoc also appeared in a multitude of films and television series, including Doctor Who, A Mind to Kill, The Last of the Mohicans, the Life and Times of Lloyd George.

Mr Conway said that Mr Madoc was also an interpreter, who had worked in Russian, French, German and Italian, and had travelled “around Europe on a motorbike”.

The actor appeared in Mr Conway’s company’s production, An audience with Philip Madoc over a year ago, in Wales and around the UK.

Mr Conway added: “He was a very cultured man, a very interesting man. I feel deep regret and am very saddened to hear the news of his passing.

“He gave great joy to his audiences over many decades.”

0 comments

More news stories

41 minutes ago
St Albans Abbey

A ballot giving away thousands of free tickets for attractions across Herts next month is now open.

Aylett's Arctic Cake Factory

Rinsing, drying and counting thousands of coins was not too onerous for staff at a local garden centre - because the cash was all for charity.

Yesterday, 17:32
A man in his 20s was airlifted to hospital this afternoon after falling off a ladder

A man was airlifted to hospital with suspected internal injuries earlier today (Friday).

Yesterday, 16:55
Brandon Lewis, local government minister. Picture: JAMES BASS

Housing minister Brandon Lewis will be lobbied to ensure St Albans will not be adversely affected when the government’s housing reforms are put into practice.

Most read stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the The Herts Advertiser e-edition E-edition