BBC Host, Drama Critic Sheridan Morley Dies
February 19, 2007 at 5:40 AM (PT)
Longtime UK critic, author, and broadcaster SHERIDAN MORLEY died FRIDAY in his sleep at 65. MORLEY hosted several shows for the BBC, most prominently RADIO 4's "KALEIDOSCOPE" as well as RADIO 2's "THE ARTS PROGRAMME" and, most recently, "MELODIES FOR YOU."
The son of actor ROBERT MORLEY, he also worked as a television newsman and host and a drama critic for several publications, including the TIMES OF LONDON and PUNCH.