David John Ryall
5 January 1935
|Died||25 December 2014 (aged 79)|
He was known for his roles in Lytton's Diary and Goodnight Sweetheart, as well as memorable roles in Dennis Potter's The Singing Detective and Andrew Davies's adaptation of To Play the King and The Final Cut, the final two parts in the House of Cards trilogy. He also played Grandad in BBC sitcom Outnumbered.
In recent years, he played the role of Elphias Doge in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1.
- David Ryall Obituary in The Telegraph. Retrieved 28 December 2014
- "Harry Potter, The Village and Outnumbered star David Ryall has died". radiotimes.com. 27 December 2014.