Richard Beckinsale

Richard Beckinsale
1947 - 1979
Richard Beckinsale  British Actor

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Richard Beckinsale was previously married to Judy Loe (1977 - 1979).


British Actor Richard Beckinsale was born Richard Arthur Beckinsale on 6th July, 1947 in Carlton, Nottingham, England, UK and passed away on 19th Mar 1979 Sunningdale, Berkshire, England, UK aged 31. He is most remembered for Porridge. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Richard Beckinsale is a member of the following lists: English film actors, English television actors and Alumni of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.


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Married1 7 years, 2 months - -
Total1 7 years, 2 months - -


First Name Richard
Last Name Beckinsale
Full Name at Birth Richard Arthur Beckinsale
Age 31 (age at death) years
Birthday 6th July, 1947
Birthplace Carlton, Nottingham, England, UK
Died 19th March, 1979
Place of Death Sunningdale, Berkshire, England, UK
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Buried Mortlake Crematorium, Mortlake, London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Greater London, England
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Porridge
Year(s) Active 1962–1979
Family Member Samantha Beckinsale (daughter), Kate Beckinsale (daughter)

Richard Arthur Beckinsale (6 July 1947 – 19 March 1979) was an English actor, who played Lennie Godber in the BBC sitcom Porridge (along with its sequel series Going Straight) and Alan Moore in the British ITV sitcom Rising Damp. He was the father of actresses Samantha Beckinsale and Kate Beckinsale.

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Richard Beckinsale31 CancerActor
Judy Loe74 PiscesActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Kathrin RomanyFemale26th July, 197348 years oldJudy Loe


Dalziel and Pascoe1996Lennie GodberTV Show
Bloody Kids1980Detective Ritchie (uncredited)TV Movie
Doing Time1979LennieMovie
Bloomers1979StanTV Show
Going Straight1978Lennie GodberTV Show
Couples1976Daniel GrahamTV Show
Three for All1975Jet BoneMovie
Porridge1974Lennie GodberTV Show
Rising Damp1974AlanTV Show
If There Weren't Any Blacks You'd Have to Invent Them1974The Young ManTV Movie
The Lovers!1973Geoffrey ScrimshawMovie
The Donati Conspiracy1973Robert SadlerTV Show
The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes1971Richard FrobisherTV Show
Justice1971Terry WatsonTV Show
Elephant's Eggs in a Rhubarb Tree1971Various rolesTV Show
A Family at War1970Pte. GreyTV Show
Play for Today1970Michael RobsonTV Show
The Lovers1970Geoffrey ScrimgeorTV Show
ITV Saturday Night Theatre1969Angus MacFee, Dermot, PeteTV Show
ITV Playhouse1967JohnnyTV Show
Coronation Street1960PC WilcoxTV Show
Armchair Theatre1956LewisTV Show
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