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

Yesterday, 17:52
Devdas Restaurant

A popular Indian restaurant has been fined £30,000 following an immigration scandal.

Yesterday, 11:52
The trampoline which was ruined by building material from the Odyssey Cinema in St Albans

A distraught St Albans mum has spent three months fighting to have her children’s trampoline replaced after it was destroyed by building material heaved over a wall during the £1.6 million refit of The Odyssey Cinema.

Yesterday, 11:11
London Colney Cllr Jacob Quagliozzi outside the All Saints Pastoral Centre on Shenley Lane whose owners hope to build 200 homes on the surrounding land

A chance for local residents to hear and discuss plans for the redevelopment of a village landmark is on offer this Saturday, February 28.

Yesterday, 08:55
Vandals have caused more then £5,000 of damage to the community cricket pitch

Villagers have been left devastated following the destruction of two community areas by vandals.

”North ”Calendar"/

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Digital Edition

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