Peter McEnery was born in Walsall, England in 1940.
His first film was “Tunes of Glory” in 1960 and his first major role was as Boy Barrett in “Victim”.
He made a number of films for the Disney studios including “The Moonspinners” with Hayley Mills and “The Fighting Prince of Donegal”.
Peter McEnery gave a very witty performance in Joe Orton’s “Entertaining Mr Sloane” in 1970. He also starred in “Clayhanger”.
Peter McEnery (Wikipedia)
Peter McEnery is an English stage and film actor.
His younger brothers are the late actor John and the photographer David.
As an actor for the Royal Shakespeare Company, he played the title role in Ron Daniel’s 1979 production of Pericles, Prince of Tyre at The Other Place and played several roles in the 1982 epic production of Nicholas Nickleby for the same company.
Another notable stage role was that of the surgeon Treves in the National Theatre’s 1980 production of The Elephant Man.
His wife (whom he married in 1978) was actress Julie Peasgood. They met in 1975 when she played a maid called Ada in the Clayhanger television series in which McEnery starred. Their daughter Kate, born in 1981, is also an actress.