Paul Darrow
English actor
Paul Darrow
Paul Darrow is an English actor best known for his portrayal of Kerr Avon in the BBC science fiction television series Blake's 7. He also guest starred twice on Doctor Who, playing Captain Hawkins in the serial Doctor Who and the Silurians which was transmitted in 1970 and Maylin Tekker in the serial Timelash which was transmitted in 1985.
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Labour Day escapes in Canada - Toronto Sun
Google News - over 5 years
(REUTERS/Paul Darrow) Canadian National Exhibition, Toronto: Toronto's CNE marks the end of summer and beginning of the fall season. Running annually through Labour Day since 1879, the CNE is a fun whirlwind of games, midway rides, exhibitors and trade
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Halifax owed $6M in Juan relief - CBC.ca
Google News - over 5 years
(Paul Darrow/Reuters) Halifax is still waiting for millions of dollars in disaster relief money more than seven years after Hurricane Juan and the blizzard known as White Juan hit Nova Scotia. The Halifax Regional Municipality submitted bills to the
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Hold the fort at Louisbourg - Toronto Sun
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(REUTERS/Paul Darrow) Q: We're taking a cruise that is stopping in Sydney, NS, where we will be renting a car for the day. Our kids are into Harry Potter and the Pirates of the Caribbean so we were wondering about visiting the Fortress of Louisbourg
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BMW gets words of support, but not in writing - Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Google News - over 5 years
A typical issue might include such curiosities as a review of a movie playing no closer than Pasadena, the charmingly doodle-like drawings of Paul Darrow and two pages of color photos of spring wildflowers. Its annual, much-anticipated Almanac magazine
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Star Wars – The Old Republic: Voice actor reveals Christmas release - Gamebandits (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
According to Paul Darrow (famous in the UK for his work in Blake's 7), he was privy to information concerning the release date for this title. Darrow worked on the project playing an NPC Guide for Sith Warriors. He said that he was told Star Wars – The
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Royals explored Rockies from Skoki Lodge - Toronto Sun
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(REUTERS/Paul Darrow) After changing into more comfortable clothing, Prince William and Kate continued their busy day in Charlottetown at Dalvay-by-the-Sea where they took part in dragon boat races. Prince William won the race, though there were no
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PHOTOS: Best of Will and Kate's tour - Toronto Sun
Google News - over 5 years
(REUTERS/Paul Darrow) Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, takes part in a cooking workshop at the Institut de tourise et d'hotellerie du Quebec in Montreal on July 2, 2011. (REUTERS/David Rose/POOL) The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and
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William and Kate expected to dazzle in Hollywood 0 - Toronto Sun
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(REUTERS/Paul Darrow) For a heated dragon boat race in Prince Edward Island between the Duke and Duchess, Catherine changed from her demure sweater dress to dark skinny jeans and a hooded coat. For those keeping an eye on trends, she is in fact
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William, Kate tour Northwest Territories - msnbc.com
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(Paul Darrow / Reuters) Share Back to slideshow navigation Wiliam and Kate walk down the gangway of HMCS Montreal, following a morning prayer service on the helicopter pad at the rear of the war ship in Quebec City, Canada, July 3
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Paul Darrow on Blake's 7, Minister Of Chance and the Star Wars MMORPG - Shadowlocked (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
But when faced with the opportunity to chat with Paul Darrow, the British actor who played the laconic and back-shooting anti-hero Avon of 'Blake's 7' (as well as the voice of Grand Moff Tarkin and other characters in 'Star Wars' videogames),
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Royal grace and elegance greets Quebecers - London Free Press
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REUTERS/Paul Darrow Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, meets some of the crowd lining Great George street in Charlottetown, PEI, July 4, 2011. REUTERS/Paul Darrow Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, meets some of the crowd lining Great George street
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Interview: Gethin Anthony talks Game of Thrones, Minister of Chance - Shadowlocked (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Additionally, he plays Sutu on the Doctor Who spin-off The Minister of Chance - the self-described 'radiophonic drama' featuring the Seventh Doctor (Sylvester McCoy), the Eighth Doctor (Paul McGann), and Paul Darrow. Gethin graciously took some time to
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Buble releasing first book - Toronto Sun
Google News - over 5 years
(REUTERS/Paul Darrow) Vancouver crooner Michael Buble is set to tell all about his showbiz life in his first official book. The Crazy Love hitmaker, who released his self-titled debut album back in 2003, will give fans an insight into his career
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Doctor Who spin-off movie in the works - Shadowlocked (blog)
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... 2001 Sylvester McCoy Who outing Death Comes To Time by Stephen Fry, with Julian Wadham in the title role alongside fellow ex-Doctor Paul McGann and SF genre favourites Jenny Agutter and Paul Darrow - and, of course, the inimitable Sylvester McCoy
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Fans flock to view Flintshire man's comic book creations - The Leader - Wrexham & Flintshire news
Google News - over 5 years
Paul Darrow from the classic TV series Blake's Seven, Sam Comerie, who appeared in the Lord of the Rings saga, and Tim Rose, who played Admiral Ackbar in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi also proved a big hit with visitors
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Poetry is music to their ears - Arizona State University
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AmeriCamera's first CD, “High Minded,” features The Monte Carlos, an ensemble that consists of Cioffi on vocals and guitar; Mickey McGee on drums and percussion; Paul Darrow, keyboards; Olivier Zahm, bass; and Hummer on reeds
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Sylvester McCoy interview: Doctor Who, Tiswas, fire, The Minister Of Chance ... - Den Of Geek
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Well, I did record with Paul McGann and Paul Darrow, so we could do those scenes together. The other actors, I only just met at the launch. And I found out what they looked like! But also I had done, many years before, a story comes Death Comes To Time
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Paul Darrow
    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 2012
    Age 70
    In 2012, Darrow returned to the role of "Kerr Avon" in Big Finish Productions' Blake's 7: The Liberator Chronicles, a series of dramatic readings which take place during Series One before the death of Oleg Gan.
    More Details Hide Details Darrow stars as "Avon" in The Turning Test and The Magnificent Four by Simon Guerrier and Counterfeit by Peter Anghelides. He is the author of Avon: A Terrible Aspect (ISBN 0-80651-112-5), a 1989 novel about Avon's father and Avon's own early life. Darrow's autobiography, You're Him, Aren't You? (ISBN 1-84435-236-6) was published in 2006.
  • 2009
    Age 67
    Darrow appeared in Emmerdale from 13 July 2009, playing Eddy Fox, a friend of Alan Turner's; he knows Turner as "Tank".
    More Details Hide Details Darrow also provided the voice of a main character in the PC game "Hostile Waters: Antaeus Rising." The actress Glynis Barber, who played Soolin on Blake's 7 provided the voice for the main female character. The game was narrated by Tom Baker of Dr, Who fame. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hostile_Waters:_Antaeus_Rising More recently, Dec 2011, Darrow has voiced the character of Overseer Tremel in the Bioware MMORPG release Star Wars: The Old Republic.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1970
    Age 28
    He also guest starred twice on Doctor Who, playing Captain Hawkins in the serial Doctor Who and the Silurians which was transmitted in 1970 and Maylin Tekker in the serial Timelash which was transmitted in 1985.
    More Details Hide Details Darrow was born in Surrey, England, and attended Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School before studying at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. The popularity of his role as Avon has tended to overshadow his extensive work in theatre and television. He also plays the character of Kaston Iago in the Kaldor City audios. He appeared in all but the first episode of Blake's 7. In the final episode of the series, in which all of the main characters (except Avon) are seen to be shot, Avon shot dead the character Klyn - played by Paul Darrow's wife, Janet Lees Price. Avon himself survived to the end credits - when gunshots are heard, perhaps signifying his death. Darrow's other TV appearances include: Emergency Ward 10, The Saint, Z-Cars, Dixon of Dock Green, Within These Walls, as the Sheriff of Nottingham in the 1975 BBC series The Legend of Robin Hood, as Mr. Tallboy in the 1973 TV adaptation of Dorothy L. Sayers' Murder Must Advertise, as Thomas Doughty in the TV film Drake's Venture, Dombey and Son, Maelstrom, Making News, Pie in the Sky, Hollyoaks and Little Britain. He spoke the voiceover for Biblical quotations in Richard Dawkins's The Root of All Evil?
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1941
    Born
    Born on May 2, 1941.
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