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Stephen Yardley


Stephen Yardley was born on March 24, 1942 in Ferrensby, North Yorkshire, England. He is an actor and producer, known for A Tale of Two Cities (1980), Doctor Who (1963) and Thriller (1973). He is married to Jan Harvey. He was previously married to Elizabeth. See full bio »

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(1980)
Doctor Who Sevrin / Arak
(1975-1985)
Thriller Tosher
(1975)
Coronation Street Martin Barrett
(1974)

Filmography

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 2004 Hex (TV Series)
Thomas McBain
- Pilot: The Story Begins (2004) ... Thomas McBain
 1999-2003 Family Affairs (TV Series)
Vince Farmer
- Episode #1.1740 (2003) ... Vince Farmer
- Episode #1.1739 (2003) ... Vince Farmer
- Episode #1.1738 (2003) ... Vince Farmer
- Episode #1.1690 (2003) ... Vince Farmer
- Episode #1.1689 (2003) ... Vince Farmer
 2000 Holby City (TV Series)
Gerry Conroy
- Taking It on the Chin (2000) ... Gerry Conroy
 1999 The Bill (TV Series)
Joseph Anderson
- Judgement Day (1999) ... Joseph Anderson (as Steven Yardley)
 1998 Bugs (TV Series)
Matt Beckett
- The Two Beckett's (1998) ... Matt Beckett
 1998 RPM
Chiarkos
 1997 Dangerfield (TV Series)
Richard Gresham
- Adam (1997) ... Richard Gresham
 1996 Heartbeat (TV Series)
Arnold Sampson
- Who Needs Enemies (1996) ... Arnold Sampson
 1995 Casualty (TV Series)
Bob Connolly
- Bringing It All Back Home (1995) ... Bob Connolly
 1995 The Innocent Sleep
Drago
 1993-1994 Brighton Belles (TV Series)
Gilbert
- Gilbert's Return (1994) ... Gilbert
- Guess Whose Coming to Dinner? (1993) ... Gilbert
 1994 Law and Disorder (TV Series)
John Mason
- One for the Album (1994) ... John Mason
 1993 I, Lovett (TV Series)
Sergeant
- Crime & Punishment (1993) ... Sergeant
 1992 Virtual Murder (TV Series)
Inspector Cadogan
- Dreams Imagic (1992) ... Inspector Cadogan
- A Dream of Dracula (1992) ... Inspector Cadogan
- A Torch for Silverado (1992) ... Inspector Cadogan
- A Bone to Pick (1992) ... Inspector Cadogan
- Last Train to Hell & Back (1992) ... Inspector Cadogan
 1985-1990 Howards' Way (TV Series)
Ken Masters
- Episode #6.13 (1990) ... Ken Masters
- Episode #6.12 (1990) ... Ken Masters
- Episode #6.11 (1990) ... Ken Masters
- Episode #6.10 (1990) ... Ken Masters
- Episode #6.9 (1990) ... Ken Masters
 1987 Remington Steele (TV Series)
Sergei Kemadov
- Steeled with a Kiss: Part 2 (1987) ... Sergei Kemadov
- Steeled with a Kiss: Part 1 (1987) ... Sergei Kemadov
 1986 Executive Stress (TV Series)
Martin
- Episode #1.7 (1986) ... Martin
 1985 Widows 2 (TV Mini-Series)
Vic Morgan
- Episode #2.6 (1985) ... Vic Morgan
- Episode #2.5 (1985) ... Vic Morgan
- Episode #2.4 (1985) ... Vic Morgan
- Episode #2.3 (1985) ... Vic Morgan
- Episode #2.2 (1985) ... Vic Morgan
 1975-1985 Doctor Who (TV Series)
Sevrin / Arak
- Vengeance on Varos: Part Two (1985) ... Arak
- Vengeance on Varos: Part One (1985) ... Arak
- Genesis of the Daleks: Part Six (1975) ... Sevrin
- Genesis of the Daleks: Part Five (1975) ... Sevrin
- Genesis of the Daleks: Part Four (1975) ... Sevrin
 1984 Mitch (TV Series)
Shepherd
- Nature of the Beast (1984) ... Shepherd
 1984 Morgan's Boy (TV Series)
Alan
- Episode #1.4 (1984) ... Alan
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... Alan
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... Alan
 1984 Fox Mystery Theater (TV Series)
Stanley Knowles
- The Corvini Inheritance (1984) ... Stanley Knowles
 1984 Juliet Bravo (TV Series)
Brian Adler
- Attack (1984) ... Brian Adler
 1984 Bergerac (TV Series)
Ken Lewis
- Tug of War (1984) ... Ken Lewis
 1983 Slayground
Turner
 1983 Funny Money
Ridley
 1983 Jemima Shore Investigates (TV Series)
Roland Routier
- Death à la Carte (1983) ... Roland Routier
 1982 Break Point (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Grieve
- Episode #1.6 (1982) ... Mr. Grieve
- Episode #1.5 (1982) ... Mr. Grieve
- Episode #1.4 (1982) ... Mr. Grieve
- Episode #1.2 (1982) ... Mr. Grieve
- Episode #1.1 (1982) ... Mr. Grieve
 1981 Blake's 7 (TV Series)
Investigator Reeve
- Sand (1981) ... Investigator Reeve
 1981 Fanny by Gaslight (TV Mini-Series)
'Duke' Hopwood
- Episode #1.4 (1981) ... 'Duke' Hopwood
- Episode #1.1 (1981) ... 'Duke' Hopwood
 1981 Blood Money (TV Series)
James Drew
- Episode #1.6 (1981) ... James Drew
- Episode #1.5 (1981) ... James Drew
- Episode #1.4 (1981) ... James Drew
- Episode #1.3 (1981) ... James Drew
- Episode #1.2 (1981) ... James Drew
 1981 The Day of the Triffids (TV Mini-Series)
John
- Episode #1.2 (1981) ... John
 1981 Goodbye Darling (TV Series)
Jacko Lyall
- Janet (1981) ... Jacko Lyall
- Maude (1981) ... Jacko Lyall
 1980 The Professionals (TV Series)
Swetman
- Hijack (1980) ... Swetman
 1980 A Tale of Two Cities (TV Mini-Series)
Defarge
- Part 8 (1980) ... Defarge
- Part 7 (1980) ... Defarge
- Part 6 (1980) ... Defarge
- Part 5 (1980) ... Defarge
- Part 4 (1980) ... Defarge
 1980 The Gentle Touch (TV Series)
Jed Blanden
- Recoil (1980) ... Jed Blanden
- Killers (1980) ... Jed Blanden
 1973-1979 Crown Court (TV Series)
Dr. Thanet / Squadron Leader Pardoe / Keith Tate / ...
- Baby Love: Part 1 (1979) ... Keith Tate
- To Catch a Thief: Part 1 (1978) ... Det. Con. Harvey
- An Evil Influence: Part 3 (1975) ... Dr. Thanet
- An Evil Influence: Part 2 (1975) ... Dr. Thanet
- An Evil Influence: Part 1 (1975) ... Dr. Thanet
 1978 Secret Army (TV Series)
Max Brocard
- Prisoner of War (1978) ... Max Brocard
- A Matter of Life and Death (1978) ... Max Brocard
- Guests at God's Table (1978) ... Max Brocard
- Little Old Lady (1978) ... Max Brocard
- The Big One (1978) ... Max Brocard
 1978 Premiere (TV Series)
Stu
 1965-1978 Z Cars (TV Series)
PC May / Roy Hollis / Connolly
- A Woman's Place (1978) ... Roy Hollis
- Out of the Frying Pan: Part 2 (1968) ... PC May
- Out of the Frying Pan: Part 1 (1968) ... PC May
- Honour Among Thieves: Part 2 (1968) ... PC May
 1976-1977 The XYY Man (TV Series)
William 'Spider' Scott
- A View to a Death (1977) ... William 'Spider' Scott
- The Detrimental Robot (1977) ... William 'Spider' Scott
- Law and Order (1977) ... William 'Spider' Scott
- Whisper Who Dares (1977) ... William 'Spider' Scott
- Now We Are Dead (1977) ... William 'Spider' Scott
 1977 Sister Dora (TV Mini-Series)
Purchas Stirk
- Part 1 (1977) ... Purchas Stirk
 1977 Just William (TV Series)
Smith
 1973-1976 Whodunnit? (TV Series)
Dr. Mason / Det. Sgt. Pearson
- Final Verdict (1976) ... Dr. Mason
- Dead Likeness (1973) ... Det. Sgt. Pearson
 1975 Thriller (TV Series)
Tosher
- Cry Terror (1975) ... Tosher
 1975 Within These Walls (TV Series)
John Wright
- Deception (1975) ... John Wright
 1975 Public Eye (TV Series)
Carter
- Take No for an Answer (1975) ... Carter
 1974 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Martin Barrett
- Episode #1.1434 (1974) ... Martin Barrett
- Episode #1.1433 (1974) ... Martin Barrett
 1974 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Norma's lover
- Norma (1974) ... Norma's lover
 1974 Armchair Cinema (TV Series)
Det. Insp. Laker
- Regan (1974) ... Det. Insp. Laker
 1973-1974 New Scotland Yard (TV Series)
Jack McNeil / Det. Inspector Corral
- All That Glitters (1974) ... Jack McNeil
- Property, Dogs & Women (1973) ... Det. Inspector Corral
 1974 Hunter's Walk (TV Series)
PC East
- Perspectives (1974) ... PC East
 1974 Napoleon and Love (TV Mini-Series)
Lannes
- Maria Walewska (1974) ... Lannes
 1974 The Brothers (TV Series)
Alan Dyter
- Echoes (1974) ... Alan Dyter
 1973 Oranges & Lemons (TV Series)
Sgt. Gowers
- Brotherly Love (1973) ... Sgt. Gowers
 1973 The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes (TV Series)
First Officer Clayton
- The Looting of the Specie Room (1973) ... First Officer Clayton
 1973 War & Peace (TV Series)
Capt. Ramballe
- Moscow! (1973) ... Capt. Ramballe
 1972 Harriet's Back in Town (TV Series)
Patrick Baker
- Episode #1.20 (1972) ... Patrick Baker
- Episode #1.19 (1972) ... Patrick Baker
- Episode #1.18 (1972) ... Patrick Baker
- Episode #1.17 (1972) ... Patrick Baker
- Episode #1.14 (1972) ... Patrick Baker
 1972 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series)
 1972 Villains (TV Series)
Erskine
- Chas (1972) ... Erskine
 1971 The Guardians (TV Series)
Cockney Guardian
- Head of State (1971) ... Cockney Guardian
 1970-1971 The Doctors (TV Series)
Harry Fisher
- Episode #1.160 (1971) ... Harry Fisher
- Episode #1.159 (1971) ... Harry Fisher
- Episode #1.158 (1971) ... Harry Fisher
- Episode #1.157 (1971) ... Harry Fisher
- Episode #1.156 (1971) ... Harry Fisher
 1970 Roads to Freedom (TV Series)
Chasserian
- The Defeated: Part 4 (1970) ... Chasserian
- The Defeated: Part 3 (1970) ... Chasserian
 1970 Atlantic Wall
Bobbie #2
 1970 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
PC Bradley
- Chariot of Fire (1970) ... PC Bradley
 1970 Germinal (TV Mini-Series)
Jules Plogof
- Soldiers (1970) ... Jules Plogof
 1969 Detective (TV Series)
Mervans
- The Poisoners (1969) ... Mervans
 1968 The Champions (TV Series)
Pieter
- The Survivors (1968) ... Pieter
 1968 Nana (TV Mini-Series)
Charles
- Fall of an Empire (1968) ... Charles
 1968 Tom Grattan's War (TV Series)
Army Officer
- The Secret Boat (1968) ... Army Officer
- The Prisoner (1968) ... Army Officer
 1968 The War of Darkie Pilbeam (TV Series)
Wolfgang
- Phase III: August 1945 (1968) ... Wolfgang
 1966 Drama 61-67 (TV Series)
Private.Webber
- Drama '66: Conduct to the Prejudice (1966) ... Private.Webber
 1965-1966 United! (TV Series)
Kenny Craig
- Episode #1.64 (1966) ... Kenny Craig
- Episode #1.63 (1966) ... Kenny Craig
- Episode #1.62 (1966) ... Kenny Craig
- Episode #1.61 (1966) ... Kenny Craig
- Episode #1.60 (1966) ... Kenny Craig
 1965 Secret Agent (TV Series)
The Stranger
- The Outcast (1965) ... The Stranger
 1965 The Mask of Janus (TV Series)
Hughes
- Them Is Anyone That Isn't Us (1965) ... Hughes
 1965 The Marriage Lines (TV Series)
Michael Baxter
- Goodbye George - Goodbye Kate (1965) ... Michael Baxter
 1965 The Flying Swan (TV Series)
Brian Bullman
- Stage Fever (1965) ... Brian Bullman
 1964 Story Parade (TV Series)
Barman
- The Bender (1964) ... Barman
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Provided a commentary for Howards' Way: Episode #2.1 (1986), Howards' Way: Episode #2.12 (1986) and Howards' Way: Episode #2.13 (1986) for the DVD release of "Howards' Way (1985): The Complete Second Series". See more »

Alternate Names:

Steven Yardley

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I'm six foot three and bald, so I'm a bit hard to miss, and as one in four people in Britain watch Howards' Way (1985) I do tend to attract a bit of attention when I'm out. See more »

Trivia:

As well as appearing twice in Doctor Who (1963) ten years apart, he was also on the shortlist for Professor Watson in Doctor Who: The Hand of Fear: Part Two (1976). See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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