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Cast (feature film)

King's Speech, The (2010)
After the death of his father King George V and the scandalous abdication of King Edward VIII, Bertie who has suffered from a debilitating speech impediment all his life, is suddenly crowned King George VI of England. With his country on the brink of war and in desperate need of a leader, his wife, Elizabeth, the future Queen Mother, arranges for her husband to see an eccentric speech therapist, Lionel Logue. After a rough start, the two delve into an unorthodox course of treatment and eventually form an unbreakable bond. With the support of Logue, his family, his government and Winston Churchill, the King will overcome his stammer and deliver a radio-address that inspires his people and unites them in battle.
Perfume: the Story of A Murderer (2006)
Story of an 18th century Parisian who's drivien by an obsession to be a serial killer.
Penelope (2006)
A story of a young woman, Penelope Wilhern, born to wealthy socialites. Penelope is afflicted by a secret family curse that can only be broken when she is loved by "one of her own kind". Hidden away in the family's majestic home, she is subjected to meeting a string of blue-bloods through her parent's futile attempt to marry her off and break the curse. Each suitor is instantly enamored with Penelope--until the curse is revealed. When a willing mate cannot be found, mischievous tabloid reporter Lemon hires Max to pose as a prospective suitor in hopes of snapping a photo of the mysterious Penelope. Max, who is really a down-on-his-luck gambler, finds himself drawn to Penelope, and not wanting to expose or disappoint her, disappears and leaves Lemon in the lurch. Fed up by this latest betrayal and determined to live life on her own terms, Penelope breaks free from her family and goes out into the world in search of adventure--curse be damned.
Stoned (2005)
Biopic of debauched 1960s rock icon, Brian Jones, the charismatic guitarist who founded the Rolling Stones but was fired in 1969 and found dead at the bottom of his swimming pool a few weeks later.
Incognito (1998) as Iain Iii
An art forger searches out the one art critic who knows the truth and can absolve him of a murder for which he is being framed.
Man Who Knew Too Little, The (1997) as Hawkins
A contestant in an audience participation stage game becomes mixed up in a case of mistaken identity.
Spice World (1997) as Hospital Parent
One week in the lives of the Spice Girls, as they come across various celebrities, film producers, and tabloid journalists, culminating in their (fictional) concert debut.
Who's Who (1993)
A sociological cross-section of British society, cutting between the home and work lives of a diverse group connected to a London stockbroker's office.
Bounty, The (1984) as Nelson
William Bligh is summoned before a court martial to explain the events leading up to the famous mutiny.
Victor/Victoria (1982) as Chorus Boy
An unemployed female singer poses as a female impersonator and becomes a star.
Imitation Game, The (1980) as Tony
Lord of the Rings, The (1978) as Merry
Only the first two parts of J.R.R. Tolkein's classic fantasy trilogy of the same name are covered by this rotoscoped animated feature about a band of travellers of different races who seek to defeat an evil sorcerer and his armies with the aid of powerful but insidious magical ring. See also _The Hobbit_.
A Bridge Too Far (1977) as Private Simmonds
Epic re-staging of the Allies' heroic airdrop behind Nazi lines in Holland.

Cast (special)

Silent Witness: Divided Loyalties (1998) as Dr Newman
Mystery in which medical examiner Sam Ryan finds Maggie Collins and her baby daughter dead -- the mother from a drug overdose, the baby from dehydration. Two weeks later, an explosion kills a local drug dealer. Sam believes the cases are linked but her theories are dismissed by Chief Inspector Hopki
Unnatural Causes (1994) as Digby Seton
Two-part police detective mystery featuring the P.D. James character, Inspector Dalgliesh, who investigates the puzzling murder of a crime writer and falls in love with a publishing executive.
Doctor Fischer of Geneva (1985) as Doctor
An Englishman living in Switzerland falls in love with the daughter of a wealthy industrialist. At frequent dinner parties, which the Englishman is invited to attend, the millionaire exploits the greed of his guests by offering valuable gifts if they perform humiliating and, ultimately, life-threat

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003) as School Teacher
Miniseries about the early life of Hitler, as well as the social and political environment that allowed him to rise to power.
Sleeper, The (2001) as Jonna Wakeham
Commissioner, The (1999) as Peter Simpson
Singing Detective, The (1988) as Dr Finlay
A chandler-esque story about a detective who sings.
Napoleon and Josephine: A Love Story (1987) as Leclerc
A three-part miniseries about the Emperor, Napoleon Bonaparte, and his Empress, Josephine Beauharnais, and their relationship as lovers and married couple, up to the great leader's exile to the island of Elba.
Lace (1984) as Nick Clife
Sumptuous filming of Shirley Conran's sprawling best-seller about an international sex symbol's single-minded quest to find and destroy the mother she never knew -- one of three school chums, each of whom went on to fame and fortune. "Lace" is the name of the magazine one of them, Bess Armstrong, pu

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Wimbledon Poisoner, The (1994) as No 47
Confessional (1990) as Fox

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