London : Actor Warren Clarke, who starred in the British television series ‘Dalziel and Pascoe’ and had a role in the film ‘A Clockwork Orange,’ died on Wednesday at the age of 67, his agency said. Independent Talent Group in London said Clarke died peacefully in his sleep after a short illness. ‘He will be greatly missed by his family and loved ones. At this time we ask that you respect their privacy in their time of grief,’ the agency said in a statement.

Clarke, who was born in Oldham, England, began his long career in television in the 1960s and starred in the soap opera ‘Coronation Street.’