George Waring (actor)

George Waring (20 February 1925 – 15 February 2010) was a British television actor from 1962 to 2000.[1] He also had occasional feature film credits. He was best known for appearing on Coronation Street as Arnold Swain, the bigamist husband of Emily Bishop in 1980. Earlier in the 1970s he appeared in Crown Court, the long running ITV courtroom drama series. He also appeared in an episode of the early Doctor Who series.

George Waring
Waring on holiday in Ireland c.1998
Born
George Edward Waring

(1925-02-20)20 February 1925
Eccles, Lancashire, England
Died15 February 2010(2010-02-15) (aged 84)
Poole, Dorset, England
OccupationActor
Years active1962–2000
Spouse(s)Gerty Lave (divorced)
Geraldine Gwyther (1960–2010)

He attended Ducie High School, Manchester and joined the Royal Air Force at the age of 18. After acting with a service repertory company in Europe he had various jobs, worked in repertory theatres in England and appeared in West End plays including Alfie.

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