Vale: Tony Booth

UK actor, best known for Till Death Us Do Part, has died.

Retired UK actor Tony Booth, best known for Till Death Us Do Part, has died, aged 85.

He had been suffering from Alzheimer’s for more than 10 years and had suffered heart problems.

Booth played the left-wing son-in-law of right-wing Cockney Alf Garnett in Till Death Us Do Part between 1966 and 1975.

He had a 50-year acting career and appeared in numerous TV shows including Coronation Street, EastEnders, Emmerdale and The Bill.

He was also a political activist and the father of Cherie Booth and father-in-law to ex-prime minister Tony Blair.

Source: BBC

One Response

  1. Vale Tony Booth. I love him as an actor on Till death Us do part. His character used to wind up Alf Garnett very well.

    I did not know the connection to the former British prime minister.

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