Respected And Loved, Patrick Troughton Is Probably Best Remembered As The Second Doctor Who A Role In Which He Made Television History A Prolific Actor, He Was Also A Complex And Troubled Man, Constantly Wrestling With Two Lives, One Of Which He Was Determined To Keep Secret Michael Troughton Presents Here An Entertaining And Personal Account Of His Father S Professional And Private Life Meticulously Researched, He Explores Patrick S Childhood, His Experiences At Sea During World War II And The Successful Acting Career Which Led To His Historic Casting As Doctor Who In 1966 Patrick S Doctor Who Years Are Recalled In Vivid Detail, From His Initial Uncertainty About Taking On The Part Through The Legendary Monster Years , To His Troubled Final Season And Three Subsequent Returns To The Role In This Fascinating Biography, Patrick S Extraordinary Career And His Multi Layered Personal Life Are Enhanced By The Memories Of Family Members, Actors, Friends And Colleagues Michael Peppers The Book With Revealing Extracts From Patrick S Own Diaries, And Many Rare And Personal Photographs This Book Is An Honest, Affectionate And Complete Account Of Patrick Troughton The Actor, And Patrick Troughton The Man With An Afterword By Colin Baker.
Michael Troughton is an English actor, writer and teacher He is the son of actor Patrick Troughton known for his lead role in Doctor Who in the 1960s and the younger brother of David Troughton.He has appeared in many film, television and theatre roles, most notably as Sir Piers Fletcher Dervish in The New Statesman from 1987 to 1992 Troughton also starred in the first series of Backs to the La
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