Born: 4 April 1923, Wem, Shropshire, England
Died: 6 December 2016, Mannings Heath, West Sussex, England, UK
Naturally gifted character actor who is as comfortable playing villains as he is gentlemen. He started out as a stage actor, eventually appearing in repertory in Wolverhampton and Birmingham. Vaughan did not appear in films until the mid 1950s. He has acted alongside the biggest names in the business including Burt Lancaster, Frank Sinatra, Sean Connery and Anthony Hopkins. He was just as comfortable acting on television series like 'Our Friends in the North', for which he won a Bafta, or in sitcoms like Porridge and Citizen Smith.
Smokescreen (1964) as Roper
Haunted Honeymoon (1986) as Francis Abbot Sr.
Paul L. Smith.