Robert Fyfe

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Robert Fyfe
Born(1925-06-19) 19 June 1925 (age 89)
Alloa, Scotland, UK
OccupationActor
Years active1962–present
 
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For the Canadian journalist, see Robert Fife.
Robert Fyfe
Born(1925-06-19) 19 June 1925 (age 89)
Alloa, Scotland, UK
OccupationActor
Years active1962–present
Robert Fyfe (right) as Howard with Peter Sallis as Norman Clegg in Last of the Summer Wine.

Robert Fyfe (born 19 June 1925) is a Scottish actor, who has appeared as Howard on the long-running British sitcom Last of the Summer Wine from 1985 to 2010.

Fyfe was born in Alloa, Scotland. He appeared in the movies Xtro, The 51st State, Around the World in 80 Days and Babel. In 2012 he appeared in Cloud Atlas. Other credits include guest appearances on Z Cars, Survivors, The Gentle Touch, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Monarch of the Glen.

Fyfe appeared as Malcolm Lagg, a lollipop man, in Coronation Street in December 2012. His character was seen training Dennis Tanner, played by Philip Lowrie, to take over his job.

Cinema roles[edit]

YearTitleRole
2012Cloud AtlasOld Salty Dog / Mr. Meeks / Prescient 1

Television roles[edit]

YearTitleRole
1982Third Time LuckyMr MacTaggart
1985-2010Last of the Summer WineHoward Sibshaw
1989No StringsGrandad
2009MisfitsHarry
2012Coronation StreetMalcolm Lagg

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