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Francis Matthews (actor)

English actor

Francis Matthews (2 September 1927 – 14 June 2014) was an English movie and television actor. He was best known for playing Paul Temple in the BBC series Paul Temple[1] and for voicing Captain Scarlet in Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons.

Francis Matthews
Born(1927-09-02)2 September 1927
York, England, United Kingdom
Died14 June 2014(2014-06-14) (aged 86)
EducationSt Michael's Jesuit College, Leeds
OccupationActor
Years active1951–2012
TelevisionPaul Temple
Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons
Spouse(s)Angela Browne
(m. 1963–2001; her death)
Children3
RelativesPaul Shelley (brother)

He died on 14 June 2014 at the age of 86.[2]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. "Francis Matthews: Still on the case", Mature Times, 17 July 2012. Retrieved 19 November 2013
  2. Gaughan, Gavin (15 June 2014). "Francis Matthews". The Guardian. Retrieved 15 June 2014.

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