Bernard Cribbins’s death is confirmed by his agent talking to the media. bernard reached the peak of his fame when he played the role of Doctor Who and Wombles.
He played Catherine Tate’s grandfather in a famous movie.
Bernard spent 7 decades in the entertainment industry. he was known for giving voice commentary to Wombles a children’s show in 1970.
he worked in a movie called invasion earth 2050 and later after 41 years he worked on a tv show with a similar theme.
Cribbins came back to the show as Wilfred Mott, and Catherine Tate was playing her granddaughter in the show.
People have paid tributes to him on social media
A retired doctor who was known to the deceased made a tribute tweet for him.
“I’m so lucky to have known him. Thanks for everything, my old soldier. A legend has left the world.”
Bernard Cribbins’s manager about him:
Cribbins’s manager said his work was vibrant and diverse.
“He worked well into his 90s, recently appearing in Doctor Who and the CBeebies series Old Jack’s Boat,” they added.
“He lost his wife of 66 years, Gill, last year.
“Bernard Cribbins’s contribution to British entertainment is without question. He was unique, typifying the best of his generation, and will be greatly missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing and working with him.”
He was known for trying his hand at all forms of entertainment singing, acting, and directing.
he did not complete his study and left school at age 13 and he became an assistant stage manager at a theater, he started liking acting as an art form there.
he was also part of Alfred Hitchcock’s hit movies. he became a prominent face in many movies.
during an interview he said.
“Well, I think I’m a good actor, without being boastful,” he said. “I have an array of voices. And intensity is a word you might use. Engage with that little figure on the other side of the lens.”