Gareth Thomas of *Blake's Seven* is dead

Gareth Thomas of *Blake's Seven* is dead

Postby inthegobi » Fri Apr 15, 2016 12:17 am

As Roj Blake in the cult series, the Welsh actor led a group of rebels on their Liberator space ship against an evil federation that ruled the galaxy.

Thomas was also an accomplished stage actor who appeared in several Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) productions.

His later television appearances include playing Nathaniel Clegghorn in ITV's Heartbeat and David Baddiel's father in Sky's Baddiel's Syndrome.

Blake's Seven was the first science-fiction story I came across as a kid that was pessimistic and had a tragic ending.

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