gerbangindonesia.org – Doctor Who’s Bernard Cribbins dead at age 93 – Read the tribute of Russell T. DaviesThe veterinarian of Doctor Who, Bernard Cribbins, died at the age of 93, reports Variety. A cause of death has not been revealed.
Cribbins made his franchise debut as Tom Campbell, partner of Peter Cushing’s doctor, in the 1966 Daleks’ Invasion Earth 2150 d. C. a total of 10 episodes during the period of David Tennant as a doctor.
“I love this man. I love him,” wrote the showrunner of Doctor Who Russell T. Davies on Instagram on Thursday. “He loved being in Doctor Who. He said:” The children call me grandfather on the street! ” First day I was in the place with Kylie Minogue, but all the eyes, even those of Kylie, were in Bernard. He had appeared with a suitcase full of accessories, just in case, including a rubber chicken. And that actor. Oh, really , what a wonderful actor.
“Once we took it to the TV Choice awards and sent it on his account to collect the prize, and the whole room stood up and cheered it. That is a lovely memory, “Davies continued.” He would call on the phone and said: “I have an idea! What happens if you attack a dalek with a Paintball gun? Okay, Bernard, was! He loved [ His late wife] Gill with all his heart; he mentioned her in every conversation we had. A love story for the ages. I am very lucky to have known him. Thank you for everything, my old soldier. A legend has left the world. ”
The official Twitter account of Doctor Who also published the following statement: “We are extremely sad Legacy in the cinema and television. ”
On the other side of the pond, Cribbins was a legend of children’s programming. His countless credits included The Wombles (1973-75), Jackanory (1966-1991) and Old Jack ’S Bat (2013-2015). He also played the Porter Albert Perks station in the 1970 movie The Railway Children. Additional credits included Bartan Felix Forsythe in the frenzy of Alfred Hitchcock’s 1972 film, and hotel guest, Mr. Hutchinson, in the classic episode of Fawlty Towers “The Hotel Inspectors”.
In 2009, Tate presented Cribbins the Special Bafta Prize at the Children’s Awards of the British Academy EA. In 2011, he received an OBE (Order of the British Empire) for drama services.