Roy Kinnear

Roy Mitchell Kinnear was a British character actor. He was familiar to many audiences, for his appearances in many British television comedy shows, and is also remembered for his film appearances as Veruca Salt's father in Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971) and as Planchet in Richard Lester's The Three Musketeers and its two sequels. It was during the filming of the latter sequel that Kinnear died as a result of a riding accident.

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Cast Credits

Casualty (1986)
Guest starring as Brian McCarthy
SuperTed (1983)
Starring as Bulk
Wogan (1982)
Guest starring as Roy Kinnear
Cowboys (1980)
Starring as Joe Jones (13 episodes)
Blankety Blank (1979)
Guest starring as Roy Kinnear (14 episodes)
  • Episode 9x01: Show 1 (Sep 5, 1986)
  • Episode 8x01: Show 1 (Sep 6, 1985)
  • Episode 7x17: Show 17 (Jan 25, 1985)
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George and Mildred (1976)
Starring as Jerry
Man About the House (1973)
Guest starring as Jerry (3 episodes)
Play for Today (1970)
Guest starring as Henry Hunter