Terry grew up in Yorkshire, the son of a doctor, and started out in the theatre already at the age of 16. He has appeared in a huge number of plays, films and TV series, and is probably best known for his role as Charlie Hungerford in Bergerac (1981-1991).
Two sons, Nicholas and Marcus by first wife, Juno. Married to actress, Jane Downs (1976-present).
Terence Alexander died in May 2009, aged 86