|Born||19th August 1903|
|Died||4th February 1987|
|First appearance||The Showing Up of Corporal Jones (television)|
|Last appearance||The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Walker (television)|
|Series||1 and 2 (television)|
|Episode count||2 (television)|
Early life and career
Patrick Waddington was born in York. Born of a long line of piano manufacturers, he was educated at Gresham's School in Holt, North Norfolk.
Early acting careerEdit
Playing both leading roles and later character roles, Patrick appeared in over twenty films.
Dad's ArmyEditPatrick played the brigadier in The Showing Up of Corporal Jones and The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Walker.
Final years and deathEdit
Patrick Waddington died back in York, February 4th, 1987,aged 83.
- Patrick was also an author, singer and stage manager of the Theatre Royal in York.
- In 1951 he became the General Secretary of the Actors Charitable Trust.