Johnny Beattie MBE (November 9, 1926 – July 9, 2020 was a Scottish actor and stand-up comedian whose career has spanned over six decades. He appeared on shows including the sketch show Scotch & Wry and the sitcom Rab C. Nesbitt, and more recently moved into playing more dramatic roles, most notable that of Malcolm Hamilton in the soap opera River City.
So sad to hear that legendary Scots entertainer Johnny Beattie has passed away. May he RIP. pic.twitter.com/NlGCBJ8jmo
— The Ross Owen Show 🎙️ (@TheRossOwenShow) July 9, 2020