British Actor, Michael Angelis, has passed away at the age of 76.
Angelis soothing voice graced over two decades of the children’s series Thomas the Tank Engine.
African Entertainment understands that he died at his home with his wife present.
Angelis was married to actress Helen Worth from 1991 to 2001 and later married Jennifer Khalastchi.
It can be recalled that Angelis took over the voicing job from Ringo Starr as the narrator of the UK version of Thomas the Tank Engine And Friends in 1991.
He narrated 13 series of the popular children’s TV show in Britain from 1991 to 2012.
Later, the name of the program was reduced to Thomas and Friends.
The actor further narrated two episodes of Season 6 and four episodes of Season 7 of the American version of the TV show.
He also Angelis played “Arnie” in television drama September Song and appeared as “Martin Niarchos” in the mini-series GBH.