The actor starred in the BBC hit show from 1979-1981, playing Richard DeVere
He returned in an hour-long 2007 special alongside co-star Penelope Keith
Today his agent said the London-born actor had died, aged 85, from cancer
By JAMES ROBINSON FOR MAILONLINE
PUBLISHED: 11:14, 17 March 2022 | UPDATED: 11:23, 17 March 2022
To The Manor Born star Peter Bowles has died from cancer at the age of 85, his agent has said today.
The London-born actor starred in the BBC hit show from 1979-1981, playing Richard DeVere.
He starred alongside Penelope Keith in the smash-hit sitcom, which had audiences of over 20 million for all of its twenty-one episodes.
He reprised the role during an hour long 2007 special, in which the two charters celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary.
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