Published on April 17th, 2010 | by James Whittington
Hubert Rees was already a well known face on British TV before he appeared in the 1968 adventure Fury From The Deep in the role of Chief Engineer. By this time he had already starred in such shows as Richard The Lionheart (1962), Suspense (1963) and Softly Softly (1968).
His association with the Second Doctor continued in 1969 when he played Captain Ransom in three episodes of the epic 10-part serial, The War Games. Hubert returned to Doctor Who in 1976 in the first two episodes of The Seeds Of Doom playing John Stevenson, and continued to appear constantly for the rest of his career chalking up roles in classic shows such as Van Der Valk (1977), Bucaneer (1980), Travelling Man (1984), Bergerac (1985) and Auf Weidersehen, Pet (1986).