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  • Published: 15 September 2008
  • ISBN: 9781870516891
  • Imprint: Tamarind
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 48
  • RRP: $19.99

Rudolph Walker Biography




The life story of Rudolph Walker, an actor whose career on the British stage and television spans 42 years.

Rudolph Walker’s career on Stage and on Television in the UK Spans 42 years. He was born in Trinidad in the Caribbean. In 1969, when he was 19 years old, he left the island for London to embark on a career in the theatre.

He is best known for his role as Patrick in Eastenders. Prior to Eastenders, Rudolph Walker worked on many popular TV series including Love thy Neighbour, The Thin Blue Line, Black Silk and The Crouches. He has appeared on stage at the Old Vic Theatre, The Young Vic, The Tricycle, The Royal Court and Theatre Royal among others.

Rudolph supports many charities, including those which work with issues that affect the African and Asian Communities, such as Sickle Cell and Kidney Disease.

  • Pub date: 15 September 2008
  • ISBN: 9781870516891
  • Imprint: Tamarind
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 48
  • RRP: $19.99

About the Authors

Debbie Hinks

Debbie Hinks is a very experienced illustrator who has worked for all the major publishers in the last twenty years. She still cannot believe her luck that she gets paid for her favourite hobby - observing people and recording what she sees. Her two young children and their friends provide a constant source of inspiration and models. Debbie lives in Brighton.

Verna Allette Wilkins

Verna Wilkins is the author of 30 picture books and biographies for young people. Her books have featured on National Curriculum and BBC children's television, and been chosen among the Children's Books of the Year. She was born in Grenada and lives in London.


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