George Cole (I) (1925–2015)

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KNOWN FOR 
Quentin Durward (1955) | A Christmas Carol (1951) | Minder (1979-1994)
AWARDS 
2 nominations More »
AKA 
George Cole OBE
BORN 
Apr 22, 1925 (died Aug 5, 2015)
HEIGHT 
5' 9" (1.75m)

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Past Film & Video (53 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (75 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for HeartbeatHeartbeat (TV Series) Albert Hallows (2 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2008 2
  • Primary photo for Midsomer MurdersMidsomer Murders (TV Series) Lionel Hicks (1 episode, 2008), Performer ("Mademoiselle from Armentières" (uncredited), "Soldiers of the Queen") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • Shot at Dawn (Jan 1, 2008) Lionel Hicks, Performer ("Mademoiselle from Armentières" (uncredited), "Soldiers of the Queen")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Dinner PartyThe Dinner Party (TV Movie) George  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for New TricksNew Tricks (TV Series) Sir Edward Chambers (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Powerhouse (May 7, 2007) Sir Edward Chambers  Less
  • Primary photo for Diamond GeezerDiamond Geezer (TV Series) Gerald (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for A Class ApartA Class Apart (TV Movie) George  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Agatha Christie's MarpleAgatha Christie's Marple (TV Series) Laurence Raeburn (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Family BusinessFamily Business (TV Series) Pat Williams (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Bodily HarmBodily Harm (TV Mini-series) Sidney  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for Station JimStation Jim (TV Movie) Stationmaster Pope  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The SleeperThe Sleeper (TV Mini-series) George  Less 2000– 
  • Primary photo for DadDad (TV Series) Brian Hook (13 episodes, 1997)  Less 1997–1999 13
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  • Primary photo for My Good FriendMy Good Friend (TV Series) Peter Banks (14 episodes, 1995)  Less 1995–1996 14
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  • Primary photo for An Independent ManAn Independent Man (TV Series) Freddie Patterson (7 episodes, 1995)  Less 1995 7
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  • Primary photo for MinderMinder (TV Series) Arthur / Arthur Daley (109 episodes, 1979)  Less 1979–1994 109
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  • Primary photo for Root Into EuropeRoot Into Europe (TV Series) Henry Root (5 episodes, 1992)  Less 1992 5
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  • Primary photo for Life After LifeLife After Life (TV Movie) Eric Burt  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Single VoicesSingle Voices (TV Series) Ginger (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Tube MiceTube Mice (TV Series) Vernon (26 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988 26
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  • Primary photo for Natural CausesNatural Causes (TV Movie) Vincent  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Comrade DadComrade Dad (TV Series) Reg Dudgeon (8 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984–1986 8
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  • Primary photo for Blott on the LandscapeBlott on the Landscape (TV Mini-series) Sir Giles Lynchwood / Sir Giles (6 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985 6
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  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Performer ("What Are We Gonna Get For 'er Indoors") (1 episode, 1983), Arthur Daley (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
    • Episode dated 22 December 1983 (Dec 22, 1983) Arthur Daley, Performer ("What Are We Gonna Get For 'er Indoors")  Less
  • Primary photo for The BounderThe Bounder (TV Series) Trevor Mountjoy (14 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982–1983 14
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  • Primary photo for Perishing SolicitorsPerishing Solicitors (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for ITV PlayhouseITV Playhouse (TV Series) Willie / David Carter / Harry (3 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969–1979 3
  • Primary photo for Don't Forget to Write!Don't Forget to Write! (TV Series) Gordon Maple (12 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977–1979 12
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  • Primary photo for The Voyage of Charles DarwinThe Voyage of Charles Darwin (TV Series) Josiah Wedgewood / Josiah Wedgwood (3 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978 3
  • Primary photo for Return of the SaintReturn of the Saint (TV Series) Fred (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for The Good LifeThe Good Life (TV Series) Mr. Downs, Bank Manager (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
    • When I'm 65. (Jun 10, 1978) Mr. Downs, Bank Manager  Less
  • Primary photo for The SweeneyThe Sweeney (TV Series) Dennis Longfield (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for QuillerQuiller (TV Series) Mays (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Lloyd George Knew My FatherLloyd George Knew My Father (TV Movie) Hubert Boothroyd MP  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Affairs of the HeartAffairs of the Heart (TV Series) Mr. Prodmore (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
    • Grace (Oct 13, 1974) Mr. Prodmore  Less
  • Primary photo for Village HallVillage Hall (TV Series) Ernest Groves (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Dial M for MurderDial M for Murder (TV Series) Pearce (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for ITV Sunday Night DramaITV Sunday Night Drama (TV Series) Gordon Maple (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Away from It AllAway from It All (TV Series) Leonard (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for MadiganMadigan (TV Series) Constable Lumpton (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for Six FacesSix Faces (TV Series) Arthur Drew (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The Ten CommandmentsThe Ten Commandments (TV Series) Peter (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for JackanoryJackanory (TV Series) Storyteller (6 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969–1971 6
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  • Primary photo for Shadows of FearShadows of Fear (TV Series) Gordon (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for UFOUFO (TV Series) Paul Roper (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for MenaceMenace (TV Series) Douglas Willet (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for Play for TodayPlay for Today (TV Series) Mr. Newbold (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for Armchair TheatreArmchair Theatre (TV Series) Edwin (2 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1970 2
  • Primary photo for The Root of All Evil?The Root of All Evil? (TV Series) Gordon Maple / Syd Swope (2 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968–1969 2
  • Primary photo for ITV Saturday Night TheatreITV Saturday Night Theatre (TV Series) Tod (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for The Gold RobbersThe Gold Robbers (TV Mini-series) Barry Porter (2 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969 2
  • Primary photo for Out of the UnknownOut of the Unknown (TV Series) James Hale (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for The Sex GameThe Sex Game (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Thirty-Minute TheatreThirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series) Paul Bishop / Caramel (2 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966–1968 2
  • Primary photo for A Man of our TimesA Man of our Times (TV Series) Max Osborne (13 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968 13
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  • Primary photo for Half Hour StoryHalf Hour Story (TV Series) Cyril / Mr. Hicks (2 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967 2
  • Primary photo for Seven Deadly VirtuesSeven Deadly Virtues (TV Series) Arnold Roberts (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for ITV Play of the WeekITV Play of the Week (TV Series) Frank Cockburn / Walter (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1967 2
  • Primary photo for VendettaVendetta (TV Series) Jacques Bavar (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for BlackmailBlackmail (TV Series) Len Grantham (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for The InformerThe Informer (TV Series) Baxter (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Comedy PlayhouseComedy Playhouse (TV Series) Charles / Mossy (2 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963–1966 2
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) William Evans / Mr. Mipps / Hellspite (5 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963–1966 5
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  • Primary photo for A World of ComedyA World of Comedy (TV Mini-series) Adams (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Gideon's WayGideon's Way (TV Series) Bishop (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for A Life of BlissA Life of Bliss (TV Series) David Bliss (20 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960–1961 20
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  • Primary photo for ITV Television PlayhouseITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) Tegeus-Chromus (corporal) (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for SuspicionSuspicion (TV Series) GeorgeWillis (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for The AnatomistThe Anatomist (TV Movie) Dr. Walter Anderson  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The Star Without a NameThe Star Without a Name (TV Movie) Jacques Thomas  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for A Phoenix Too FrequentA Phoenix Too Frequent (TV Movie) Tegeus-Chromis  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Rainy DayRainy Day (TV Movie) George Willis  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Mr. GillieMr. Gillie (TV Movie) Tom Donnelly  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for The Three KissesThe Three Kisses (TV Short) Rev. Hamish Mavor  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for The AnatomistThe Anatomist (TV Movie) Walter Anderson  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for Dr. AngelusDr. Angelus (TV Movie) Dr. Johnson  Less 1948
Self (26 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The One ShowThe One Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Outbreak 1939Outbreak 1939 (TV Movie) Himself - Actor  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Mark Lawson Talks to...Mark Lawson Talks to... (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for British Film ForeverBritish Film Forever (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for That's What I Call TelevisionThat's What I Call Television (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Must See TVMust See TV (TV Series) Himself / Arthur Daley (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
    • Minder (Jan 5, 2006) Himself / Arthur Daley  Less
  • Primary photo for The 100 Greatest Family FilmsThe 100 Greatest Family Films (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for SpivsSpivs (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Drama ConnectionsDrama Connections (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
    • Minder (Oct 11, 2005) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for ITV 50 Greatest ShowsITV 50 Greatest Shows (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Spirit of Christmas Past: George Cole Remembers Alastair SimThe Spirit of Christmas Past: George Cole Remembers Alastair Sim (Video) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for TV's Greatest CarsTV's Greatest Cars (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Memories of Minder: The Early YearsMemories of Minder: The Early Years (Video) Himself  Less 2004 £2K
  • Primary photo for Memories of Minder: The Gary Webster YearsMemories of Minder: The Gary Webster Years (Video) Himself  Less 2004 £2K
  • Primary photo for Memories of Minder: The Middle YearsMemories of Minder: The Middle Years (Video) Himself  Less 2004 £2K
  • Primary photo for Best of BritishBest of British (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Heroes of ComedyHeroes of Comedy (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997
    • Alastair Sim (Apr 30, 1997) Himself (as George Cole OBE)  Less
  • Primary photo for A Night of Comic Relief 2A Night of Comic Relief 2 (TV Special) Himself  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Aspel & CompanyAspel & Company (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for WoganWogan (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Heggerty HaggertyHeggerty Haggerty (TV Series) Himself  Less 1982–1984
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Arthur Daley (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Royal Variety Performance 1982The Royal Variety Performance 1982 (TV Special) Himself  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Night of One Hundred StarsNight of One Hundred Stars (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Celebrity SquaresCelebrity Squares (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Call My BluffCall My Bluff (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973
Archive Footage (9 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for BAFTA Televsion Awards 2016BAFTA Televsion Awards 2016 (TV Special) Self (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for 5 News5 News (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Verity Lambert: Drama QueenVerity Lambert: Drama Queen (TV Movie) Arthur Daley (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Evolution of the InvasionEvolution of the Invasion (Video) James Hale (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The GreatestThe Greatest (TV Series) Arthur Daley (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The 100 Greatest TV AdsThe 100 Greatest TV Ads (TV Special) Self (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Republic Pictures StoryThe Republic Pictures Story (TV Movie) George Armstrong Custer (clip from Son of the Morning Star TV Mini-Series) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Tuesday's DocumentaryTuesday's Documentary (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for To See Such FunTo See Such Fun Himself (archive footage)  Less 1977

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