Actor, Robin Parkinson dies aged 92
Parkinson had a successful career which spanned over forty years in television, film and theatre. He starred in television series like The Young Ones, Rising Damp, Girls About Town and The Many Wives of Patrick.
Born on the 25 October 1929 in Coventry, Parkinson, was the well known voice of the children television series Button Moon. He also did voice-overs for the Tunes and Babycham television adverts in the 1980s.
He was a major feature in the theatrical world, having made his professional debut in the Birmingham Repertory Theatre production of The Imperial Nightingale.
He went on to perform at the Belgrade Theatre in Coventry and in several West End productions.
Robin Parkinson Cause Of Death: What Happened To Robin Parkinson?
According to a statement released by his family, he ” died peacefully on May 7, 2022, at the age of 92 with his wife and daughters by his side”.
Parkinson had three children, among whom was Sarah Parkinson, who herself was a well known writer and producer for radio and television.