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Edward Fox

Edward Charles Morice Fox (born 13 April 1937) is an English stage, film and television actor. He played the part of the professional assassin who is hired to assassinate the French president Charles de Gaulle in the film The Day of the Jackal (1973). He is also known for his roles in Battle of Britain (1969), The Go-Between (1971), for which he won a BAFTA award, and The Bounty (1984). He also collaborated with director Richard Attenborough, appearing in his films Oh! What a Lovely War (1969), A Bridge Too Far (1977), and Gandhi (1982). He portrayed Edward VIII in the British television drama series Edward & Mrs. Simpson (1978) and appeared in the historical series Taboo (2017). In addition to film and television work, he has also garnered acclaim as a stage actor. In 2003, Fox was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire for his services to Drama. Description above from the Wikipedia article Edward Fox (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Apr 13, 1937 In London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
83
First Appeared:
In the series The Avengers 1961-01-07
Latest Project:
Movie Johnny English Strikes Again 2018-09-13
Known For
Poster of Johnny English Strikes Again
Poster of Gandhi
Poster of Voor koningin en vaderland
Poster of The Day of the Jackal
Filmography
Movie An Ideal Husband Earl of Caversham 2018-06-05
Movie Johnny English Strikes Again Agent Nine 2018-09-13
Series Taboo Horace Delaney 2017-01-07
Movie The Dresser Thornton 2015-10-31
Movie Katherine of Alexandria Emperor Constantius 2014-02-01
Movie Richard Attenborough: A Life in Film Himself 2014-08-25
Movie National Theatre Live: The Audience Winston Churchill 2013-06-12
Series Lewis Dr. Yardley 2007-02-18
Series Oliver Twist Mr. Brownlow 2007-12-18
Movie Lassie Hulton 2005-12-16
Series Agatha Christie's Marple Caterham 2004-12-12
Movie Stage Beauty Sir Edward Hyde 2004-09-03
Movie The Republic Of Love Richard 2004-10-31
Movie The Importance of Being Earnest Lane 2002-05-17
Series Foyle's War Unknown 2002-10-27
Series Daniel Deronda Unknown 2002-11-23
Movie Nicholas Nickleby Sir Mulberry Hawk 2002-12-27
Movie All The Queen's Men Aitken 2001-10-14
Movie Lost in Space Businessman 1998-04-03
Movie Prince Valiant King Arthur 1997-07-24
Series A Dance to the Music of Time Uncle Giles 1997-10-09
Movie Forbidden Territory: Stanley's Search for Livingstone Markham 1997-12-07
Series Gulliver's Travels General Limtoc 1996-02-04
Series September Unknown 1996-01-01
Movie September Archie 1996-07-05
Movie A Month by the Lake Major Wilshaw 1995-09-11
Movie A Feast At Midnight Father 1994-11-01
Series Strauss Dynasty Unknown 1991-01-01
Series Performance Major Luddington 1991-02-22
Movie The Strauss Dynasty Metternich 1991-01-01
Movie Robin Hood Prince John 1991-05-13
Movie The Crucifer of Blood Alistair Ross 1991-11-04
Series Chillers Unknown 1990-04-14
Movie The Tale of Little Pig Robinson Captain Barnabas/Butcher 1990-12-26
Series Cluedo Himself 1990-07-25
Series Agatha Christie's Poirot Gudgeon 1989-01-08
Movie Return from the River Kwai Major Benford 1989-04-07
Movie A Hazard of Hearts Lord Harry Wrotham 1987-12-27
Series Shaka Zulu Lt. Francis Farewell 1986-10-24
Series Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna Dr. Hauser 1986-12-07
Movie Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna Dr. Hauser 1986-12-07
Movie The Shooting Party Lord Gilbert Hartlip 1985-02-01
Movie Wild Geese II Alex Faulkner 1985-10-18
Series Theatre Night Unknown 1985-09-15
Movie The Bounty Captain Greetham 1984-05-04
Movie Never Say Never Again M 1983-10-07
Movie The Dresser Oxenby 1983-12-06
Series Wogan Himself 1982-05-04
Movie Gandhi General Dyer 1982-11-30
Movie Nighthawks A.T.A.C. Man 1981-03-17
Movie The Mirror Crack'd Inspector Craddock 1980-09-19
Series Voor koningin en vaderland Colonel Rafelli 1979-01-13
Movie The Cat and the Canary Hendricks 1978-11-01
Movie The Big Sleep Joe Brody 1978-03-13
Movie Force 10 from Navarone Miller 1978-11-01
Movie Edward & Mrs. Simpson King Edward VIII 1978-11-06
Series Edward and Mrs Simpson Unknown 1978-11-08
Movie The Squeeze Foreman 1977-07-12
Movie The Duellists Colonel 1977-08-31
Movie A Bridge Too Far Lt. Gen. Brian G. Horrocks 1977-06-15
Movie Soldier of Orange Colonel Rafelli 1977-09-22
Movie Shooting the Chandelier Nikolai 1977-10-26
Series Hard Times James Harthouse 1977-10-25
Movie Galileo Cardinal Inquisitor 1975-01-27
Movie The Day of the Jackal The Jackal 1973-05-15
Movie A Doll's House Nils Krogstad 1973-08-16
Movie Bermondsey Pip 1972-06-19
Movie The Go-Between Hugh Trimingham 1971-06-16
Movie Skullduggery Bruce Spofford 1970-03-06
Movie The Breaking of Bumbo Horwood 1970-09-28
Movie Oh! What a Lovely War Aide to Field-Marshal Haig 1969-03-10
Movie Battle of Britain Pilot Officer Archie 1969-09-15
Series Journey to the Unknown Sir Robert Sawyer 1968-09-26
Movie The Naked Runner Ritchie Jackson 1967-07-19
Movie The Jokers Lt. Sprague 1967-05-15
Series Man in a Suitcase Unknown 1967-09-27
Movie I'll Never Forget What's'isname Walter 1967-12-18
Movie The Frozen Dead Norburg's Brother (Prisoner #3) 1966-10-15
Series Play of the Month Unknown 1965-10-19
Movie Life at the Top Office Supervisor 1965-12-14
Movie The Mind Benders Stewart (uncredited) 1963-02-01
Movie This Sporting Life Restaurant Barman (uncredited) 1963-01-15
Series The Avengers Chilcott 1961-01-07