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SYLVESTER MCCOY (actor; Great Britain)


Guest appearance: Saturday 16th October and Sunday 17th October



Sylvester McCoy (born Percy James Patrick Kent-Smith) is a Scottish actor. He is best known for playing eccentric wizard Radagast the Brown in critically acclaimed Hobbit trilogy (THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY, THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG, THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES).

Sylvester McCoy is well known for playing the seventh incarnation of the Doctor in the long-running science fiction television series DOCTOR WHO from 1987 to 1989—the final Doctor of the original run—and briefly returning in a television film in 1996. In November 2013 McCoy co-starred in the one-off 50th anniversary comedy homage THE FIVE(ISH) DOCTORS REBOOT.

Sylvester McCoy was most recently seen in the role of Mr. Dunlop in television series CRIMS.

Sylvester McCoy was born in Scottish town Dunoon, currently living in London.