Roy Dotrice,(26 May 1923 – 16 October 2017) was a British actor known for his Tony Award-winning Broadway performance in the revival of A Moon for the Misbegotten. He appeared in Amadeus (1984) as Leopold Mozart (Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's father) and the television series Beauty and the Beast (1987-1990) as Jacob Wells, the surrogate father to Ron Perlman's Vincent. He was the father-in-law of actors Edward Woodward and Alex Hyde-White.
Dotrice was awarded two Guinness World Records: his one-person play, "Brief Lives", based on the diaries of Elizabethan figure John Aubrey, played for over 1,700 performances, setting a record for solo performances by an actor; his second was awarded in 2004, for his audiobook performance of George R. R. Martin's A Game of Thrones, with the highest number (224) of distinct character voices in a single audiobook.
Roy Dotrice can be seen using the following weapons in the following films and television series:
|Mauser 98K||Jensen||The Heroes of Telemark||1965|
|Browning O/U||Charles Jourdan||The A-Team||"The Spy Who Mugged Me" (S5E11)||1986|
|Smith & Wesson 639||Charles Jourdan||The A-Team||"The Spy Who Mugged Me" (S5E11)||1986|