Michael Gough Dies At 94

Veteran actor Michael Gough, best known for his roles as Alfred Pennyworth in the early Batman films, has died aged 94.

His screen career started in 1946 on the television movie Androcles and the Lion and has more than 150 TV and film credits to his name, including Dr. Who, The Saint, Dracula, Phantom of the Opera, Batman, Batman Returns, Batman Forever and Batman and Robin.

Gough continued to work with Tim Burton after the first two Batman films most recently lending his voice to the Dodo Bird in Alice In Wonderland last year.

He is survived by his fourth wife, Henrietta, daughter Emma and sons Simon and Jasper.

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