In the soap opera Howards' Way (1985), Lynne Howard (played by Tracey Childs) was the on-off lover of Charles Frere (played by Tony Anholt). In real life Childs married Anholt round about the time the series was cancelled.
Longtime continuity announcer on BBC World Service radio.
Trained in voice and drama at the Royal Court Theatre in London. Had a significant career on the stage before working in television from the 1960's.
Was deeply interested in philosophy and meditation.
Father of actor Christien Anholt.