People Glynn Edwards Published 1 year ago on October 2, 2017 One of those very familiar TV faces, character actor Glynn Edwards is easily best known for his long running role as Dave the barman in Minder but was a regular on TV from the early sixties onwards. Other prominent roles included George Harbottle in soap The Newcomers in the mid sixties and a strong performance in the final two seasons of The Main Chance as David Main’s investigator Walter Clegg. Edwards’ first wife was comedy legend Yootha Joyce and trivia fans might like to note that he was born in Malaya and apparently once worked in Trinidad as a Ssugar Farmer. Born 2 February 1931. He is occasionally billed as Glyn with just the one N. TV 1961: Sir Francis Drake: The Lost Colony of Virginia as Martin Armstrong 1962: BBC Sunday-Night Play: Behind the Line (1962) as Bromsgrove 1962: Sir Francis Drake: Gentlemen of Spain as Martin 1962: Sir Francis Drake: The Gypsies as Will Martin 1962: Sir Francis Drake: The Doughty Plot as Martin 1963: Dixon of Dock Green: The End of the Trail as Jackie Silver 1963: Dixon of Dock Green: Before the Ball as Jackie Silver 1963: No Hiding Place: Pillar to Post as Jim Craig 1963: The Sentimental Agent: Meet My Son, Henry as Darrin 1963: The Human Jungle: The Two-Edged Sword as Albert Stokes 1964: Dixon of Dock Green: A Scrap of Paint as Jim Pike 1964: Espionage: Once a Spyas as 1st Surveillance man 1964: Dixon of Dock Green: The Home Builders as Bob Powell 1964: No Hiding Place: Who Takes the Blame? as Sgt. Dan Beynon 1964: Z Cars: First Foot as Mr. Cooper 1964: Z Cars: You Get All Kinds as Mr. Aldiss 1964: Redcap: A Town Called Love as Sgt. Coulter 1964: Diary of a Young Man (Series) as PC Jim / Prison Officer 1964: Cluff: The Amorous Builder (1964) as Bruce Butcher 1964: Madame Bovary (Series) as Charles Bovary 1964: The Protectors: The Stamp Collection as Farrell 1965: Public Eye: Dig You Later (1965) as Inspector Barry 1965: The Wednesday Play: 3 Clear Sundays as Prison Officer Johnson 1965-1966: The Newcomers (Series) as George Harbottle 1965: For Whom the Bell Tolls (Series) as Pablo 1965: R3: Good Clean Fun as Plowden 1965: Jury Room: The Lady and the Axe as Counsel for the Defence 1965: Undermind: Flowers of Havoc as Charles Ogilvie 1965: The Villains: A Joker for Your Button Hole as Sam Garland 1966: Dixon of Dock Green: Fire, Sleet and Candlelight as Tysack 1966: Softly Softly: Find the Lady as Jim Kennedy 1966: The Baron: The Maze as Det. Insp. Walsh 1966: Drama ’66: Conduct to the Prejudice as Rsm. Lythgoe 1966: ITV Sunday Night Drama: Four Triumphant: St Andrew as Sirius 1966: Mogul: Happy Landings as Ted Edwards 1966: Armchair Theatre: Dead Silence as Bob Bedford 1966: King of the River: Foreign Invasion as Jack Elliot 1967: Dial M for Murder (Play) 1967: ITV Summer Playhouse: A Brand New Scrubbing Brush as Cyril Lester 1967: The Saint: The Gadget Lovers as Igor 1967: The Wednesday Play: An Officer of the Court as Bernie the Tweedler 1967: Thirty-Minute Theatre: Haven’t You People Got Homes? as George Blackwell 1968: Mr. Rose: The Bogey Man as DS Willis 1968: Dixon of Dock Green: Suspended as Chief Insp. Jamieson 1968: Dixon of Dock Green: Nightmare as David Caley 1968: The Saint: The Organisation Man as Leander 1968: Detective: Crime of Passion as Detective Chief Inspector Dew 1968: Middlemarch: The Husbands as Busker 1968: The First Lady: Worked Out as Jack Haynes 1968: Spindoe (Series) as Billy Humphries 1968: Half Hour Story: Natural Justice as Lags as Glyn Edwards 1968: Softly Softly: Major Incident as Fisk 1969: Parkin’s Patch: A Pair of Good Shoes as Dan Ashworth 1969: Thirty-Minute Theatre: A Nice Cool Pad in the Sky as George Harris 1969: Dixon of Dock Green: End of a Copper as Det. Sgt. Frank Harvey 1969: ITV Playhouse: Have You Any Washing, Mother Dear? as Arthur Bentwood 1969: Out of the Unknown: The Yellow Pill as Inspector Slinn 1969: Journey to the Unknown: Stranger in the Family as Brown 1969: The Avengers: The Interrogators as Blackie 1970: The Main Chance: The Best Legal System in the World as Len Smith 1970: Softly Softly: Task Force – Lessons as Mr. Vernon 1970: Big Brother: There’s Always a First Time as Det. Chief Supt. Gudge 1970: Thirty-Minute Theatre: Lilly: Part 2 as Mr. Armstrong 1970: Steptoe and Son: Steptoe and Son – and Son! as George 1970: Manhunt: Betrayal as Emile Boudin 1970: Harry Worth: Where There’s a Will (1970) as Jack Robson 1970: The Wednesday Play: The Season of the Witch (1970) as Mr. Bates 1971: Bless This House: For Whom the Bells Toll as Motor-Cycle Policeman 1971: Dixon of Dock Green: Jig-Saw as Chief Insp. Jamieson 1971: Softly Softly: Task Force – Better Than Doing Porridge as Principal Officer Madox 1971: Please Sir!: David and Goliath as Mr. Dix 1971: Please Sir!: A Rather Nasty Break as Mr. Dix 1971: The Persuaders! The Long Goodbye as Boris 1971: Public Eye: Who Wants to Be Told Bad News? (1971) as Alfred Bain 1972: Callan: Call Me Sir! as Trowbridge 1972: Crown Court: Regina v Bryant as Inspector Collins 1972-1975: The Main Chance (Series) as Walter Clegg 1972: Thirty Minutes Worth: Season 1 Episode 4 1973: Orson Welles’ Great Mysteries: The Inspiration of Mr. Budd (1973) as Detective Inspector 1973: Thirty Minutes Worth: Season 3 Episode 7 1973: Thirty Minutes Worth: Season 3 Episode 5 1973: Thirty Minutes Worth: Season 2 Episode 4 as 1st Guard 1973: Son of the Bride: Anything But the Truth as Cutler 1973: Thriller: A Place to Die as Lob 1973: Seven of One: One Man’s Meat as Police Sergeant 1973: ITV Sunday Night Theatre: Pleased to Meet You as Jim 1973: The Adventures of Black Beauty: Foul Play as Sergeant Brown 1974: Bless This House: The Policeman, the Paint and the Pirates as Police Sergeant 1974: Crown Court: Confine to Solitary: Part 1 as William Hogarth 1975: Man About the House: The Tender Trap as Chrissy’s Father 1975 The Dick Emery Show: Season 14 Episode 11 1975: Churchill’s People: On the Anvil (1975) as Curly 1976: Lucky Feller (Series) as Mr. Peake 1976: Hunter’s Walk: Not Me as Dr. Clark 1976: Dixon of Dock Green: Reunion as Det. Sgt. Cope 1976: Man About the Houe: Another Bride, Another Groom as Chrissy’s Father 1977: Target: Roadrunner as Dyer 1977: The Velvet Glove: Mother as George Glover 1977-1978 The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin (Series) as Mr. Pelham (3 appearances) 1977-1979: The Paper Lads (Series) as Jack Crawford 1978: Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em (Series) as Mr. Lewis 1978: Everyday Maths: The Round Up (1978) 1978: Crown Court: Meeting Place: Part 1 as Victor Hardman 1979: You’re Only Young Twice: The Outing as Sgt. Wilmot 1979: The Professionals: Servant of Two Masters as Alfred Cole 1979-1994: Minder (Series) as Dave 1980: The Dick Emery Christmas Show: For Whom the Jingle Bells Toll as Bunce 1980: You’re Only Young Twice: Twas the Night Before Christmas as The Burglar 1980: Play for Today: The Adventures of Frank – Everybody’s Fiddling Something as Policeman 1980: Grundy: What You Don’t See, Ask For as Det. Sgt. Timms 1980: How’s Your Father?: Rag Week (1980) as Police Sergeant 1980: The Enigma Files: Why Don’t They Tell You These Things? as Chief Supt. Evans 1980: The History of Mr. Polly (Serial) as Mr. Rusper 1980: Bernie Season 2 Episode 2 1981: A Sharp Intake of Breath: Rear Window as Mr. Smith 1982: Legacy of Murder: Bang, Bang You’re Dead as Thug 1983: Sweet Sixteen: Season 1 Episode 1 as Mr. Barnicoat 1983: Jack of Diamonds (Series) as Reg 1983: Red Monarch (TV Movie) as Vlasek 1983: Hallelujah!: Mobile Canteen as Police Sergeant 1984: Letty (Serial) as Inspector William Jones 1986: Mixed Doubles: If at First You Don’t Succeed as Mr. McCoy FILM 1957: The Heart Within as 1st Constable 1962: A Prize of Arms Uncredited role as breakdown truck crewman 1963: Sparrows Can’t Sing uncredited role as Charlie’s Friend 1963: The Hi-Jackers as Bluey 1964: Smokescreen as Inspector Wright 1964: Zulu as Cpl. Allen 1965: The Ipcress File as Police Station Sergeant 1967: Robbery as Squad Chief 1968 The Blood Beast Terror as Sergeant Allan 1968: The Bofors Gun as Sergeant-Major West 1970: Fragment of Fear as CID Superintendent 1971: Get Carter as Albert Swift 1972: Burke & Hare as Hare 1972 Under Milk Wood as Mr. Cherry Owen 1972: All Coppers Areas as Jock 1973: Shaft in Africa as Vanden 1974: 11 Harrowhouse as First Guard 1977: The Stick Up as First Roadblock Policeman 1978: The Playbirds as Chief Superintendent Holbourne 1979: Confessions from the David Galaxy Affair as Chief Inspector Evans 1980: Rising Damp as Cooper 1987: Out of Order as Barman 1988: The Seventh Sign as Newscaster Advertisement advertisement and this just in Features1 day ago Classic Movie Characters: Arnold Schwarzenegger is The Terminator Before The Terminator, Arnold Schwarzenegger was viewed as little more than a B-list barbarian. But director James Cameron helped turn... 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