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David Barry


Wales (b.1943)

David Barry is the pseudonym of Meurig Jones, and he was born in Bangor, North Wales. He attended Corona Academy Stage School in Chiswick, London, from the age of 12. As a child actor he worked with Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh in "Titus Andronicus", touring Europe in 1957. Also, as a teenager, filmed with Tyrone Power, and worked on stage with Paul Scofield.

David recently returned to acting in his own Edinburgh Fringe Festival play "A Day in The Lives of Frankie Abbott", and also wrote and appeared in two short comedy horror films "Frankula" and "Bad Friday".