British actor who has appeared on stage and in film productions, such as Henry IV. His roles in 1967's Four-Letter Word and 1979's Tess bolstered his fame.
He studied at Hurstpierpoint College and Clare College in Cambridge.
He became Director of Drama at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 1982.
He was married twice and had three children.
He appeared in Peter Hall's 1953 production of Henry IV at the Arts Theatre in London.