Colin Blakely (I) (1930–1987)

Actor | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
A Man for All Seasons (1966) | The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970) | Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 2 nominations More »
AKA 
Colin Blakeley
BORN 
Sep 23, 1930 (died May 7, 1987)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)

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Past Film & Video (33 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (52 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Theatre NightTheatre Night (TV Series) Shamus McCann / Captain Adolf (2 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985–1987 2
  • Primary photo for Paradise PostponedParadise Postponed (TV Mini-series) Dr. Salter (8 episodes, 1986)  Less 1986 8
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  • Primary photo for ScreenplayScreenplay (TV Series) George Beesley (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Operation JulieOperation Julie (TV Movie) Det. Insp. Dick Lee  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Summer SeasonSummer Season (TV Series) Ben (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for The Beiderbecke AffairThe Beiderbecke Affair (TV Mini-series) Chief Supt. Forrest (4 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985 4
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  • Primary photo for Home VideoHome Video (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Jackanory PlayhouseJackanory Playhouse (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Red MonarchRed Monarch (TV Movie) Stalin  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for King LearKing Lear (TV Movie) Kent  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Tales of the UnexpectedTales of the Unexpected (TV Series) Colin Mearns / Dr. David Rankin (2 episodes, 1981)  Less 1981–1983 2
  • Primary photo for LandscapeLandscape (TV Movie) Duff  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Legend of the ChampionsLegend of the Champions (TV Movie) The Interrogator  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Human BrainThe Human Brain (TV Series) Narrator (7 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982 7
    • Madness (Jun 21, 1982) Narrator  Less
    • Fear (Jun 14, 1982) Narrator  Less
    • Seeing (Jun 7, 1982) Narrator  Less
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  • Primary photo for Play for TodayPlay for Today (TV Series) Northey / Eddie Ritchie / Robinson Crusoe (3 episodes, 1972)  Less 1972–1981 3
  • Primary photo for Antony & CleopatraAntony & Cleopatra (TV Movie) Antony  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Little Lord FauntleroyLittle Lord Fauntleroy (TV Movie) Hobbs  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Vikings!Vikings! (TV Series) Actor (4 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 4
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  • Primary photo for The Day Christ DiedThe Day Christ Died (TV Movie) Caiaphas  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Donkeys' YearsDonkeys' Years (TV Movie) Christopher Headingley  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Frank Strang (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
    • Theatre (Oct 13, 1976) Frank Strang  Less
  • Primary photo for BBC Play of the MonthBBC Play of the Month (TV Series) Roberts / John de Stogumber (2 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968–1975 2
    • Strife (May 18, 1975) Roberts  Less
    • St. Joan (Sep 1, 1968) John de Stogumber  Less
  • Primary photo for The Hanged ManThe Hanged Man (TV Mini-series) Lew Burnett / Lewis Burnett (8 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975 8
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  • Primary photo for Love Among the RuinsLove Among the Ruins (TV Movie) J.F. Devine  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Churchill's PeopleChurchill's People (TV Series) Jahn (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for The ConquerorsThe Conquerors (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Thirty-Minute TheatreThirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series) Rick Taylor / Morgan / Sgt. Taylor, C.I.D. (3 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968–1972 3
  • Primary photo for Armchair TheatreArmchair Theatre (TV Series) Keyser / AS. Walter Edge / Pat Greevey / Ben / William Pierce / Sgt.Dickie / Ted (7 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960–1972 7
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  • Primary photo for Stage 2Stage 2 (TV Series) Peer Gynt (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The Man OutsideThe Man Outside (TV Series) Flannery (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The ChallengersThe Challengers (TV Series) Sam Brodie (5 episodes, 1972)  Less 1972 5
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  • Primary photo for The Way We Live NowThe Way We Live Now (TV Series) Augustus Melmotte (5 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969 5
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  • Primary photo for The Wednesday PlayThe Wednesday Play (TV Series) Jesus Christ (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for ITV Saturday Night TheatreITV Saturday Night Theatre (TV Series) Grieg (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for The ChampionsThe Champions (TV Series) Interrogator (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for DetectiveDetective (TV Series) Jasper Shrig (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Man in a SuitcaseMan in a Suitcase (TV Series) Father Loyola / John (2 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967–1968 2
  • Primary photo for The AvengersThe Avengers (TV Series) Mickle (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Half Hour StoryHalf Hour Story (TV Series) The man (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Seven Deadly VirtuesSeven Deadly Virtues (TV Series) Tom Mather (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for The TroubleshootersThe Troubleshooters (TV Series) Commander Cardino (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) 1st Gatekeeper (2 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966 2
  • Primary photo for Theatre 625Theatre 625 (TV Series) Harry / George Bowling (2 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965–1966 2
  • Primary photo for RedcapRedcap (TV Series) Pvt. Scanlon (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for SuspenseSuspense (TV Series) Molloy, the caretaker (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
    • Blackbird (Apr 22, 1963) Molloy, the caretaker  Less
  • Primary photo for The Plane MakersThe Plane Makers (TV Series) Jack Clement (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for ITV Television PlayhouseITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) Silver (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for BBC Sunday-Night PlayBBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-series) Nick Toberson (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for ITV Play of the WeekITV Play of the Week (TV Series) Jack Clitheroe (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The Soldier and the WomanThe Soldier and the Woman (TV Movie) Simon  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for A Moon for the MisbegottenA Moon for the Misbegotten (TV Movie) Phil Hogan  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for On TrialOn Trial (TV Series) John Dempsey (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
Self (7 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for HorizonHorizon (TV Series) Himself - Narrator (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983
    • Hard Rock (Mar 14, 1983) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Film '72Film '72 (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Oil WellOil Well (Short) Himself - Commentator  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for AquariusAquarius (TV Series) Deeley in Old Times (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Billy WilderBilly Wilder (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Neues aus der Welt des FilmsNeues aus der Welt des Films (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The GreeksThe Greeks (TV Short) Narrator (voice)  Less 1967
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Agatha Christie: A Woman of MysteryAgatha Christie: A Woman of Mystery (Video) Hardman (in 'Murder on the Orient Express') (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Agatha Christie CodeThe Agatha Christie Code (TV Movie) Sir Horace Blatt (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Making of Agatha Christie's 'Evil Under the Sun'The Making of Agatha Christie's 'Evil Under the Sun' (TV Short) Sir Horace Blatt (archive footage)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The AvengersThe Avengers (TV Series) Mickle (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
    • Homicide and Old Lace (Mar 17, 1969) Mickle (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less

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