Roy Dotrice in 2014
26 May 1923|
Guernsey, Channel Islands
|Died||16 October 2017
|Known for||Brief Lives
A Moon for the Misbegotten
|Spouse(s)||Kay Newman (m. 1947; d. 2007)|
|Awards||1 Tony Award
1 Drama Desk Award
1 British Academy Television Award
Dotrice recorded audiobooks for each book in George R. R. Martin's series A Song of Ice and Fire. He earned a place in the Guinness World Records in 2004 for the highest number of character voices by a single actor for the first book in the series, A Game of Thrones (in which he voiced a total of 224 characters).
References[change | change source]
- Roy Dotrice Biography
- "Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em". comedy.co.uk. Retrieved 17 October 2017.
- "Most character voices for an audio book - individual". Guinnessworldrecords.com. Retrieved 16 October 2017.
- "Game of Thrones: News - Roy Dotrice is Pycelle and More". Westeros.org. Retrieved 24 February 2016.
- "Veteran British actor Roy Dotrice dies aged 94". Washington Post. https://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/theater_dance/veteran-british-actor-roy-dotrice-dies-aged-94/2017/10/16/b6abdd56-b269-11e7-9b93-b97043e57a22_story.html. Retrieved 16 October 2017.
- "Game of Thrones star Roy Dotrice dies aged 94". 16 October 2017. http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/game-thrones-star-roy-dotrice-dies-aged-94-1643327.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Official website
- Roy Dotrice at the Internet Movie Database
- Roy Dotrice at the Internet Broadway Database
- Selected Performances at the Theatre Archive, University of Bristol
- Two Old Stagers Find Vigour in Brief Lives