John Nettleton Wiki – John Nettleton Biography
John Nettleton, Yes Minister star has died at the age of 94, his representatives have confirmed. The actor was best known for playing Sir Arnold Robinson in the political satire sitcom and its sequel, Yes, Prime Minister, in the 1980s. A statement from his agent, Scott Marshall Partners, said: “It is with It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our dear client and much loved stage and screen actor John Nettleton at the age of 94. “He is survived by his wife. Deirdre, three children and five grandchildren.
John Nettleton was 94 years old.
Born in London on February 5, 1929, Nettleton’s television credits include another political role as a Conservative MP in the British sitcom The New Statesman. He also appeared in detective dramas Midsomer Murders and Foyle’s War and the long-running medical series Casualty. Comedy dramas Kingdom and Brass are also among his shows, as is 1987’s East Of Ipswich, which was written by Sir Michael Palin. Nettleton also entered the world of theater, appearing in numerous productions for the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Old Vic. His stage work also includes Harley Granville-Barker’s The Voysey Inheritance and an adaptation of The Wind In The Willows at the National Theatre.