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Born: August 19, 1948 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Harrogate, Yorkshire, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Transformers 5 (2017)
Storyline is under wraps.
Creation (2010)
A world-renowned scientist, and a dedicated family man struggling to accept his daughter's death, Charles Darwin is torn between his love for his deeply religious wife and his own growing belief in a world where God has no place. He finds himself caught in a battle between faith and reason, love and
Alice in Wonderland (2010)
Alice, now 19, returns to the whimsical world she encountered as a young girl, reuniting with her old friends to find her true destiny and end the Red Queen's reign of terror.
1983: The Red Riding Trilogy Part 3 (2009)
Another young girl has disappeared and Detective Chief Superintendent Maurice Jobson recognizes some alarming similarities to the abductions in 1974, forcing him to come to terms with the fact that he may have helped convict the wrong man. When local solicitor John Piggott is persuaded to fight thi
1980: The Red Riding Trilogy Part 2 (2009)
The "Ripper" has tyrannized Yorkshire for six long years and with the local police failing to make any progress, the Home Office sends in Manchester officer Peter Hunter to review the investigation. Having previously made enemies in the Yorkshire force while investigating a shooting incident in 197
Oxford Murders, The (2008)
When an elderly woman is viciously murdered in Oxford, her body is discovered by two strangers whose lives are immediately changed forever: Arthur Seldom, a prestigious professor of logic, and Martin, a young graduate student who has just arrived at the university hoping to be Seldom's pupil. It qui
Golden Compass, The (2007)
Centers on two children who live in parallel worlds surrounded by a huge cast of shape-shifting creatures.
Cassandra's Dream (2007)
In contemporary London, two brothers are desperate to better their troubled lives. One is a chronic gambler in debt over his head, and the other is a young man in love with a beautiful actress he has recently met. Their lives gradually become entangled into a sinister situation with intense and unfo
Bright Young Things (2004) as Chief Customs Officer
A portrait of a fast, furious, and decadent era that follows the exploits of a group of young aristocrats, slavishly followed by the tabloid press, who refer to them as "bright young things." At the center of the circle is Adam, who runs with a pack of glittering socialites; he embrace every innovat
Ella Enchanted (2004)
Ella lives in a fanciful and magical world where all children are given a "gift" from a fairy Godmother at the moment of their birth. Little Ella''s birthright is the gift--and curse--of obedience. As a result of this unfortunate circumstance, Ella cannot refuse any command, and is often left at the mercy of unscrupulous personalities. In a bid to regain control of her life, Ella goes on a quest to free herself from this mysterious curse. Ella must outwit a kingdom filled with ogres, giants, wicked stepsisters, talking books and evil plots. And, if she''s lucky, she may find love along the way.
102 Dalmatians (2000) as Detective Armstrong
Released from prison on good behavior after swearing that she will have nothing to do with fur again, Cruella De Vil cannot keep this promise and is soon plotting another "FUR-OCIOUS" scheme to get her ultimate Dalmatian coat. Again eager to obtain her fur at any cost, the adventures begin when Crue
Little Vampire, The (2000) as Rookery
It is not easy being a 9-year-old in a new country. Tony has just moved with his parents Dottie and Bob Thompson, from a big bustling city in America to a small village in a remote corner of Scotland. Soon he becomes fascinated with vampire mythology and one night is visited by a 9-year-old vampire
Tube Tales (1999) as ("Steal Away")
An episodic anthology of nine short films all set in the London Underground.
Shakespeare in Love (1998) as Ralph Bashford
An affair with a noblewoman inspires William Shakespeare to write his first great tragedy.
Vigo - Passion for Life (1998) as Bonaventure
Love story set in the 1920s and 30s, based on the relationship between French film director Jean Vigo and his wife, Lydu Lozinska, who met while both patients at a tuberculosis center in the Pyrenees.
Legionnaire (1998)
In 1920s Paris, a Belgian club owner gets in trouble with a powerful gangster when he falls for his chanteuse girlfriend. After then being wrongly accused of killing two gendarmes, the Belgian exercises his only option--a five year stint in the French Foreign Legion. Marching through the deserts of
Merry War, A (1997) as Erskine
Gordon Comstock is a copywriter at an ad agency where his girlfriend Rosemary is a designer. He promptly resigns to become "a poet and a free man." Although many of his friends express reservations, Gordon is not to be detered in his determination to write and lodges in a one-room apartment while wo
Brassed Off (1997) as Harry
A coaliery brass band tries to win a national competition while their local coal mine faces the prospect of a shutdown.
Richard III (1995) as Lord Hastings
This compelling story of power and political intrigue portrays Richard III as England's most ruthless monarch, a charismatic malcontent who accedes to the throne through a delicious mix of treachery, seduction and murder. However, this adaptation is offered with a distinctive twist. Taking the chara
Grotesque (1995) as George Lecky
Set in the 1940s, an English butler conspires with the mistress of the house to take his master's place, by framing him for murder.
Madness Of King George, The (1994) as Fox
The life of times of King George III, who lapsed in and out of occasional comas due to a metabolic imbalance. The King's son, the Prince of Wales, took advantage of those times, trying to seize power.
Midnight Movie (1994) as Henry Harris
An English lawyer rents a house to a visiting American film producer and finds himself drawn both to the American's wife and to an old movie the group watches on TV after a dinner party.
Advocate, The (1994) as Mathieu
Set in medieval France. A young Parisian lawyer moves to the provinces and finds himself caught up in sexual, political and religious intrigue as he is cajoled into defending a very unusual client on murder charges.
Black Beauty (1994) as John Manly
The story of a splendid horse''s often difficult life in Victorian England, beginning with an idyllic youth spent on a country estate. After being badly injured at the hands of his aristocratic new owners, Beauty is reduced to toiling as a taxi horse in working-class London, followed by an injurious stint pulling heavy grain wagons, before finding unexpected happiness with a peaceful rural retirement.
We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993) as Voice
Four prehistoric dinosaurs, magically transformed into intelligent and gentle creatures, travel via space ship to the 21st century where they befriend a street-smart boy and a poor-little-rich girl.
Blame It on the Bellboy (1992) as Rossi
A comedy of mistaken identity that takes place in Venice in the springtime.
Stalin (1992) as Sergo Ordzhonikidze
A biopic about Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin.
Fool, The (1990) as Mr Blackthorn
Set in 1857 London, the story of an obscure theater clerk who crosses from one world into another by leading a double life as a carefree aristocrat.
Dangerous Man, A (1990) as Meinertzhagen
After his World War I triumphs in the Arab deserts, T.E. Lawrence encounters a collection of power-broker diplomats at the 1919 Paris Peace Conference, where he risks his reputation in order to fulfill his promise to create an Arab homeland free of foreign intervention.
Witches, The (1990) as Head Chef
A little boy and his kindly grandmother thwart the efforts of a coven of witches to rid Britain of children by turning them into mice.
Erik The Viking (1989) as Jennifer The Viking--Another Rapist
Spoof about a viking warrior who did not want to rape and pillage.
Duck (1989)
Rainbow, The (1989) as Mr Harby
Experiences and frustrations of a young girl on the brink of womanhood.
Graham Greene's "The Tenth Man" (1988) as Pierre
A television movie about one Jean Louis Chavel, a wealthy attorney, who is wrongly imprisoned during the German occupation of France. He is later marked for execution, but offers his worldly possessions to Mangeot, a prisoner who takes his place. After the war he returns to his old home and falls in
Soursweet (1988) as Mr Constantinides
A Hong Kong family struggles to survive after immigrating to a London suburb where they open a cheap restaurant.
American Way, The (1987) as Castro
A group of crazy "airborne outlaws" headed by Dennis Hopper, try to jam American airwaves in an attempt to hinder the election of the first female president.
Month in the Country, A (1987) as Ellerback
Haunted Honeymoon (1986) as Montego
Rustler's Rhapsody (1985) as Blackie
The narrator of a black and white cowboy movie decides to see what it would be like taking place in modern day.
Private Function, A (1984) as Inspector Howard Noble
Top Secret! (1984) as Deja Vu
An Elvis-like singer falls for a French resistance fighter during World War II.
Runaway (1984) as 2nd Farm Voice
A cop investigate a series of murders by robots.
Flash Gordon (1980) as Azurian Man
When energy waves pull the moon out of orbit, threatening destruction of the Earth, Dr. Hans Zarkov makes a desperate rocket flight with two unwilling passengers - Flash Gordon, quarterback of the New York Jets and lovely Dale Arden. Their destination is the planet Mongo, source of the strange energ

Cast (special)

Way We Live Now, The (2002) as Mr Brehgert
The trials and tribulations of young love, honorable men, the antics of the upper class and the greed that lies just beneath the surface of Victorian London. Financial wizard Augustus Melmotte arrives in London, inciting universal avarice and hopes of marriage among young men with an eye on his dau
Trial By Fire (2000) as Geoffrey Bailey
Prosecutor Helen West and her live-in lover, Geoffrey Bailey, have recently moved to a sedate London suburb where he is chief superintendent. When the badly decomposed corpse of a woman turns up in a shallow grave, the victim's husband, smooth real-estate developer John Blundell, is an obvious suspe
Julius Caesar (1996)
An animated special based on Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar." The play explores the conflict between the power of one man and the good of the state. On the brink of becoming Emperor, Julius Caesar is murdered by a group of senators, including his friend Brutus, determined to preserve democracy. The re
Christabel (1989) as Bausch
A four-part "Masterpiece Theatre" presentation of the autobiographical story based on Christabel Bielenburg's novel. An upper-class English woman marries a German lawyer in the years just prior to World War II. He becomes involved in a plot to assassinate Hitler.
December Flower (1987) as Dentist
A drama from Britain about the growing bond of affection between a lonely woman and her 85-year-old still vigorous-minded aunt. Etta Marsha, now a widow and having no other family to turn to, visits her mother's elderly sister, whom she has not seen in many years. She finds her aunt in the care of

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Horatio Hornblower: Duty (2003) as Etheridge
Dinotopia (2002) as Mayor Waldo
Miniseries based on the first two "Dinotopia" books by James Gurney. Frank Scott, a wealthy American, crashes his plane into the Caribbean. He appears to perish, but his two troubled sons, Karl and David, survive and wind up on a fantastic lost continent where humans and dinosaurs happily co-exist.
Jim Henson's Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story (2001) as Odin
Contemporary retelling of the classic fairy tale, Jack and the Beanstalk, with a revelation: the original Jack was perhaps the greatest thief of all time. He stole the golden goose and the singing harp from giant Blundermore Thunderdell then chopped down the beanstalk, sending Thunderdell to his dea
Arabian Nights (2000) as Ja'Far
Miniseries based on the "Arabian Nights" tales of magic, mystery and fantasy spun by the beautiful Scheherazade. In order to stave off her execution -- and win the love of the Sultan of Baghdad -- Scheherazade tells tales inspired by a master storyteller. The stories unfold at night, from the advent
Very British Coup, A (1989) as Newsome
Star Trap (1989) as Dr Wax

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