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Peter Vaughan, star of Porridge and Game of Thrones, dies aged 93 | Television & radio | The Guardian

The character actor Peter Vaughan, known for his role as Grouty in the TV sitcom Porridge and more recently as Maester Aemon in Game of Thrones, has died aged 93.

His agent, Sally Long-Innes, said he “died peacefully with his family around him” on Tuesday morning.

Vaughan was a familiar face on British TV…

Source: Peter Vaughan, star of Porridge and Game of Thrones, dies aged 93 | Television & radio | The Guardian

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2 comments on “Peter Vaughan, star of Porridge and Game of Thrones, dies aged 93 | Television & radio | The Guardian

  1. Lucy Brazier
    12/06/2016

    So sad! But he had a good innings, as they say.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. summertime75
    12/06/2016

    He was one of those actors from my younger days then he didn’t seem to be on the television until Game of Thrones which gave him a new lease of life. The “sparing” between “Grouty” and “Fletch” so funny. Happy memories

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