John Baddeley
Full Name Edward John Baddeley
Born (1933-07-16) July 16, 1933 (age 87)
Bridgnorth, Shropshire, England, UK
Nationality English
Occupation Voice Actor
Years Active 1957-2007
Spouse Penelope Baddeley

Edward John Baddeley (born 16 July 1933 Bridgnorth, Shropshire, England) is a British actor. Apart from his work in the theatre in the provinces and the West End, he is also notable for his work with the BBC and as voice-over artist. Baddeley was the voice of PPA and Number Two in Star Fleet.

Baddeley is perhaps most well known for his roles as Top Hat and Zip from TUGS (1989), the short-lived sister series of Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends and the UK Version of Dennis the Menace as Dennis' Dad and The Colonel. He is also known for the narration voice of Winston Churchill in the 2003 series.

He has also worked as a voice coach and director for Teddington Theatre Club. His autobiography Double Take was published in 2009.

John is an active member of the Stage Golf Society.


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