Landed the role of Captain Hans Geering on the popular sitcom "'Allo, 'Allo!"
Breakout TV role as Warren Bunny on BBC's "Porridge."
Prior to enrolling at the London Academy of Musicn and Dramatic Art, Kelly worked as a government clerk for the city of Liverpool.
Although he was primarily known for his TV roles, Kelly appeared in three film projects directed by Mike Leigh: "Grown-Ups" (1980), "Topsy-Turvy" (1999), and "All or Nothing" (2002).
Kelly's first brush with performing came in middle school, where he recited monologues for the school's choir.