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Also Known As: Died: November 12, 1995
Born: July 14, 1931 Cause of Death: complications from transplant surgery
Birth Place: Bristol, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Britney Baby, One More Time (2001) as Himself
It's the chance of a lifetime for struggling Wisconsin filmmaker Dude Schmitz - an exclusive interview with Britney Spears. But he gets more than he's bargained for on an outrageous road trip with Britney Spears look-alike Robert Stephens.
England, My England (1995) as Dryden
A musical biopic which profiles England's "first great composer" Henry Purcell who--amidst some of London's most tragic events: the great plague, the fire of London, and the freezing winter of 1684 when the Thames froze over--managed to crank out more than 1,000 compositions in 16 years, before dyin
Lorna Doone (1994)
Based on the 19th-century novel, relates the love story of Lorna Doone and Charles Ridder, who were members of rival clans in 17th- century Scotland.
Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993) as Poe'S Teacher
True story about a young chess prodigy.
Century (1993) as Mr Reisner
Turn-of-the-century love story centered around a young doctor and the emergence of modern science.
Secret Rapture, The (1993) as Max Lopert
Upon her father's death, a woman comes into emotional and psychological conflict with her young lover, her overbearing sister and her alcoholic stepmother.
Adam Bede (1992) as Reverend Irwine
A two-part drama for "Masterpiece Theatre" based on George Eliot's novel. Set in 19th century rural England, a young carpenter is betrayed by the girl he hopes to marry.
Chaplin (1992) as Ted The Drunk
Biographical film on Charlie Chaplin: from his impoverished youth in London through the formative years of film and his emergence in Hollywood''s Golden Age, up until his acceptance, late in life, of a special Academy Award.
Afraid Of The Dark (1991) as Dan Burns
A sadistic attacker who slashes the faces of the blind is stalking the streets of London, and an 11 year-old boy, fearing for the safety of his blind mother, struggles with the differences between his dreams and reality.
Ferdydurke (1991) as Pimko
Based on Gombrowicz's autobiographical novel, a young writer in 1939 Warsaw faces the conflict of acting his age or relapsing into childhood during the brink of WWII.
Pope Must Diet, The (1991) as Carmelengo
An unlikely priest finds himself elected Pope through a case of mistaken identity.
Bonfire of the Vanities, The (1990) as Sir Gerald Moore
Story of New York City bond salesman, Sherman McCoy, who accidentally hits a young black man with his car during an unexpected foray into the Bronx.
Wings of Fame (1990) as Merrick
The goings-on at a hotel where dead celebrities are lodged while their earthly fame lasts.
Children, The (1990) as Dobree
A middle-aged man's infatuation with a 15 year-old girl jeopardizes his social standing.
Henry V (1989) as Pistol
Screen version of Shakespeare''s historical play.
Wonderland (1988) as Vincent Barbari
Two homosexual teenage boys from Liverpool decide to elope together and, in so doing, run into a series of problems.
High Season (1988) as Konstantinis
Testimony (1987) as Meyerhold
The life of composer Dimitri Shostakovich and his relationship with Stalin.
Empire Of The Sun (1987) as Mr Lockwood
A soldier-of-fortune helps a young boy survive in World War II Japan.
Comrades (1986) as Frampton
Six British farm laborers are imprisoned in Australia in 1834 for forming an unauthorized union in their native country.
The Shout (1978) as Chief Medical Officer
A married man protects his marriage from a mysterious traveler who can kill with a shout.
Luther (1974) as Johan Von Eck
The evolution of Martin Luther's relationship with the Catholic Church is traced, from his initial disillusiomment with the institution through his eventual leadership of the Reformation movement.
Horror of Death, The (1973)
Hugo is a brilliant turn-of-the-century scientist-loved and respected by his family and friends, admired by his colleagues. But he is a man quickly becoming obsessed with a curious and frightening question... what is the mysterious apparition found in the photographs of his dying subjects? Hugo brings to a family boating party his newest invention-a motion picture camera. The party quickly turns into a disaster as he captures on film the tragic drowning of his wife and son. When the film is replayed later, the same ghostlike presence appears. It flies towards his son, and vanishes inside his dying body. Has Hugo discovered The Asphyx, the spirit of the dead described in Greek mythology? A spirit which lives in constant agony, not finding rest until it takes possession of a human body? Could the spirit, if captured, become the key to immortality? Hugo is compelled to find the answers. It is a ghoulish search, with eternally haunting results.
Asphyx, The (1972) as Hugo
Hugo is a scientist and photographer who is experimenting with lighting when he discovers the existence of a demon called the Asphyx, who the ancient Greeks believed came at the moment of death to take the soul away. When the Asphyx appears in his lab to take soul of a guinea pig, Hugo captures the
Travels with My Aunt (1972) as Visconti
A stodgy young man gets caught up in his free-living aunt's shady schemes.
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970) as Sherlock Holmes
The legendary sleuth becomes involved with a mysterious French woman while investigating the Loch Ness monster.
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969) as Teddy Lloyd
A headstrong young teacher in a private school ignores the curriculum and influences her impressionable charges with her world view.
Romeo and Juliet (1968) as The Prince of Verona
The age-old tragedy of teenage lovers caught in their families bitter hatred for one another.
Morgan! (1966) as Charles Napier
An eccentric artist wages an all-out campaign to stop his ex-wife from remarrying.
Queen's Guards, The (1963) as Henry Wynne-Walton
Captains John Fellows and Henry Wynne-Walton finish their Army training at Sandhurst Military Academy and are sent to the Middle-East. John is to lead a parachute battalion while Henry is put in charge of a platoon of armoured cars of the Household Cavalry. John is constantly being told by his father, an ex-Guards officer that he is not as good as his brother who was killed during the war.
Cleopatra (1963) as Germanicus
The legendary Egyptian queen tries to use her beauty to conquer the Roman Empire.
Lisa (1962) as Dickens
A Dutch Jewish who has survived the horror of Auschwitz seeks the aid of a police inspector to leave Holland for Israel.
A Taste of Honey (1962) as Peter
Deserted by her mother, a pregnant teen turns to a gay friend for help.
Pirates of Tortuga (1961) as Henry Morgan
Circle of Deception (1961) as Captain Stein
British intelligence decides to mislead the Nazis by having an agent feed them misinformation (unbeknownst to him) after being tortured.

Visual Effects (feature film)

Turbulence (1997) as Model Maker (Boss Film Studios)
On a stormy Christmas Eve, a young female flight attendant is forced to land a 747 jumbo jet after the crew is murdered by an escaping prisoner en route to Los Angeles International Airport.

Stunts (feature film)

Johnnie Mae Gibson: Fbi (1986)
Growing up in a poor but proud Southern family, Johnnie Gibson cultivates a burning desire to rise above her circumstances. Married at an early age to her college sweetheart, Johnnie defies her husband's need for a strong family life and pursues her career instead. Based on the true events in the li

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Scarlet and Black (1993) as Assistant
In 19th Century France, a young man of humble origins, Julien Sorel, dreams of attaining power, like his idol Napolean Bonaparte. Believing the best route is not through the army (the red), but through the church (the black), he sets out on a future in the seminary but finds himself having an affair
For The Boys (1991)
The story of two USO entertainers whose performing careers span from World War II through Vietnam.
For The Boys (1991)
The story of two USO entertainers whose performing careers span from World War II through Vietnam.

Cast (special)

Orpheus & Eurydice (1997) as Hades
Based on the story from Greek mythology about Orpheus, a prince with magical powers who falls in love with the wood nymph Eurydice. After she dies from a snakebite, he journeys to the Underworld to try to bring her back. If Orpheus turns around to look at her on the journey home, however, Eurydice w
Dandelion Dead (1994) as Vaughan
Two-part drama based on one of the most celebrated murder trials in British legal history. A solicitor in a small town in the 1920s is in conflict on three fronts: at home, with his domineering and unstable wife; at work, with his ambitious business rival; and outdoors, with the dandelions that have
When Billy Broke His Head... And Other Tales of Wonder (1994) as Interviewee
An examination of the disabled in the United States, through the search of one brain-damaged person -- Billy Golfus -- and his observations on living with a disability.
Vampyr: A Soap Opera, The (1993) as Narration
A performance of an updated version of the 19th-Century romantic opera by Henrich Marschner. After being trapped in an underground tomb for 200 years, a vampire of Scottish aristocratic descent is set free in contemporary London where he must claim the lives of three girls in as many days or face et
Settling of the Sun, The (1990) as Sir Wilfred Mulryne
A two-part program featuring the continuing adventures of the Oxfordshire police detective Inspector Morse. Inspector Morse is called in to investigate the murder of a Japanese student attending summer school at Oxford.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

War and Remembrance (1988) as Ss Major Karl Rahm
A 12-part miniseries continuing Herman Wouk's epic two-volume saga which began with "The Winds of War." The first 17-hour installment begins one week after Pearl Harbor. The family of career naval officer Captain Victor "Pug" Henry is scattered around the globe. Pug and his son, Byron, are fighting
American Roulette (1988) as Screech
Holocaust - The Story of the Family Weiss (1978) as Uncle Kurt Dorf
Chosen as the Outstanding Limited Series (1977-78) at Emmy Award time, this original drama about two German families that are affected by events between 1935 and 1945 rivaled "Roots" in its impact on viewers in this country and sparked controversy throughout Europe as it premiered on television in o
QB VII (1974) as Robert Highsmith
An absorbing adaptation of Uris' best-selling novel telling the story of two successful men, an American writer and a Polish doctor, whose careers lead to a confrontation in a London courtroom when the former accuses the latter of having performed illegal operations in a Nazi prison camp years earli

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