South African born Stuart
Brown was a respected veteran of Springbok Radio, his voice a
familiar one to the listenership. His best remembered radio work
was undoubtedly on the classic Springbok series No Place to
Hide, portraying Sergei, a regular character. He also
featured as Henry Simon in Address Unknown, another
popular Springbok Radio show.
Film roles in South Africa
included Killer Force (1975), the supporting cast of which
sounds like a roll-call of Springbok Radio personnel, and
Shangani Patrol (1970), as Dr Leander Starr Jameson.
Stuart Brown sadly passed
away several years ago, but is remembered in South Africa, not
least for his portrayal of Chesa Labuschagne - a character in
earliest South African television drama series, The Villagers
by Frans Erasmus with Alan