Peter Wyngarde

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Peter Wyngarde
Peter Wyngarde Allan Warren.jpg
Wyngarde in 1976, by Allan Warren
Born
Peter Paul Wyngarde

23 August 1927
Died15 January 2018 (aged 90)
London, England
OccupationFilm, television actor
Years active1953–1994

Peter Paul Wyngarde (Cyril Goldbert; 23 August 1927 – 15 January 2018) was an English singer, television and movie actor best known for his role as Jason King, a bestselling novelist turned sleuth, in two British television series in the late 1960s and early 1970s: Department S (1969 - 1970), and Jason King (1971 - 1972).

Wyngarde was born in Marseille, France to a French mother and English father. Wyngarde has never married and had no children. Wyngarde died on 15 January 2018 at a London hospital at the age of 90.[1]

Music[change | change source]

Wyngarde recorded songs for RCA Victor during the 1970s, songs like;

  1. "Come In"
  2. "You Wonder how these Things Begin"
  3. "Rape"
  4. "La Ronde de L'amour"
  5. "Jenny Kissed Me"
  6. "Way I Cry over You"
  7. "Unknown Citizen"
  8. "It's when I Touch You"
  9. "Hippie and the Skinhead
  10. "Try to Remember to Forget (Riviera Cowboy)"
  11. "Jenny Kissed Me and it Was..."
  12. "Widdecombe Fair"
  13. "Neville Thumbcatch"
  14. "Once Again (Flight Number Ten)"
  15. "Pay No Attention"
  16. "April"

References[change | change source]

  1. "Actor Peter Wyngarde, star of Department S, dies aged 90". The Guardian. Press Association. 18 January 2018. Archived from the original on 18 January 2018.

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