He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "The Comedy of Errors," in a Royal Shakespeare Company production at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England and at the Barbican Theatre in London, England with Paul Greenwood, Peter McEnery, Henry Goodman, and Zoe Wanamaker in the cast. Adrian Noble was director.
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Was doing a stage play in London when one afternoon he was wisked off in a white Rolls Royce to meet Carry On producer Peter Rogers
and Director Gerald Thomas
at the Dorchester Hotel, London. He got a part in the films following this meeting.