Paul Darrow (2nd May 1941 - 3rd June 2019) was an actor best known for his role as Kerr Avon in the BBC science-fiction series Blake's 7. On Coronation Street he played Doctor Matthews in November 1969. He had previously appeared as an extra outside the Palais De Danse in Episode 83 (27th September 1961). His other credits include The Saint, Doctor Who, Hammer House of Horror, Hollyoaks and Little Britain.
His actress wife, the late Janet Lees Price, also appeared in two roles in Coronation Street.