Peter Sallis Dead at 96

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Peter Sallis Dead at 96

PostMon Jun 05, 2017 2:50 pm

He was best known as a voice actor on the Wallace & Gromit pieces. Wallace, I would guess.

http://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-40165443

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Re: Peter Sallis Dead at 96

PostMon Jun 05, 2017 3:48 pm

CURSE OF THE WEREWOLF, TASTE THE BLOOD OF DRACULA, LAST OF THE SUMMER WINE, DOCTOR WHO, THE PERSUADERS, CATWEAZLE, DANGER MAN, Z CARS, PAUL TEMPLE, MOUSE ON THE MOON.... what a career!
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Re: Peter Sallis Dead at 96

PostWed Jun 07, 2017 8:51 am

Here's the Peter Sallis episode of Desert Island Discs.

I love that his desert island luxury would be a Meccano set. I used to love building stuff with mine, once upon a time.
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Re: Peter Sallis Dead at 96

PostWed Jun 07, 2017 10:41 am

His New York Times obituary:

http://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/06/movie ... -well&_r=0" target="_blank
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