Michael Jayston was born 29 October 1935 in Nottingham, England. He trained as an accountant after he finished his National Service, but decided to pursue acting and obtained a scholarship to the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. He went on to perform in many theater, television and film roles including the Valeyard in Doctor Who, Peter Guillam in Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, Mr. Rochester in Jane Eyre and Tsar Nicholas in the film Nicholas and Alexandra.
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BBC soap drama starring Owen Brenman, Adrian Lewis Morgan, and Jessica Regan. Michael Jayston played Brian Maxwell in this episode. He co-starred with Tim Brooke-Taylor.