|Birthday||July 9 1958|
The actor portrayed Roddy as he appeared in the year 2027. At the time, 2027 was 25 years away, and thus the decision was made to bring in a new actor to play and older looking Roddy.
2015 FOI appeal
In April 2015, a Freedom of Information (FOI) was sent to the BBC regarding the actor's name, at the time unknown. The BBC responsed to the request to confirm the character was played by actor Robin Kermode.