A baronet in real life, he has made quite a career from playing patrician roles, and the occasional butler, in television and film over the years. A lot of cult TV boxes are ticked, including 'The Avengers', 'The Saint', 'Danger Man' and 'Space: 1999', and movies good and bad, from 'The Elephant Man' and 'V For Vendetta' to 'The Au Pair Girls' and 'Torture Garden'...
|In 'The Au Pair Girls' (1972)|
|A less typical role, as a bubble-wrapped, eye-shadowed alien|
in the 'Space:1999' episode 'The Mark of Archanon'
|The opening credits to 'The Other 'Arf', in which he starred |
as a posh Tory MP entranced by cockney model Lorraine Chase
John Standing - imdb profile