Richard O'Callaghan

Richard O'Callaghan
Born Richard Brooke
(1940-03-07) 7 March 1940
London, England, UK
Occupation Actor
Years active 1965-present
Spouse(s) Elizabeth Quinn
Parent(s) Valentine Brooke, Patricia Hayes

Richard O'Callaghan (born Richard Brooke, 7 March 1940, London) is an English film, stage and television character actor.

He is the son of actors Patricia Hayes and Valentine Brooke whose stage name was Valentine Rooke. As a boy actor he was known as Richard Brooke. He has led a versatile career in film, stage and television in a wide range of roles. He took over the role of the clumsy but sympathetic romantic lead previously played by Jim Dale, in the Carry On films Carry On Loving (1970) and Carry On at Your Convenience (1971). He is married to the American actress Elizabeth Quinn.

He is Chairman of the Catholic Association of Performing Arts (CaAPA) (formerly the Catholic Stage Guild).

Film credits

Television credits

Theatre credits

Radio credits

Television roles

Year Title Role
1973 Seven of One Mortlake Owen
1975 to 1979 Two's Company Richard


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