Anthony Andrews Biography (1948-)

Full name, Anthony Corin Gerald Andrews; born January 12 (some sources say December 1), 1948, in London, England; son of Stanley Thomas (a musical conductor and musical arranger) and Geraldine Agnes (maiden name, Cooper; a dancer)Andrews; married Georgina Simpson (an actress), 1971; children: Joshua, Jessica, Amy-Samantha. Addresses: Agent: Peters, Fraser & Dunlop, DruryHouse, 34-43 Russell St., London WC2B 5HA, United Kingdom.

Actor, producer
Birth Details
January 12, 1948
London, United Kingdom

Famous Works

  • Television Appearances
  • Miniseries
  • Fortunes of Nigel, BBC, 1973
  • Lord Silverbridge, The Pallisers, BBC, 1974 then PBS, 1977
  • Stephen Kelno, QB VII, ABC, 1974
  • Lieutenant Brian Ash, "Danger UXB," Masterpiece Theatre, PBS, 1978
  • Sebastian Flyte, Brideshead Revisited, Granada, 1980 then PBS, 1982
  • Nero, A.D. (also known as A.D.--Anno Domini), NBC, 1985
  • William Whitfield, Danielle Steel's Jewels (also known as Jewels), NBC, 1992
  • Boy, Love in a Cold Climate, 2001
  • Movies
  • Reg Hogg, A War of Children, CBS, 1972
  • Buckley, Mistress of Paradise, ABC, 1981
  • Sir Percy Blakeney (title role), The Scarlet Pimpernel, CBS, 1982
  • Wilfred of Ivanhoe (title role), Ivanhoe, CBS, 1982
  • Tony Browne, Agatha Christie's Sparkling Cyanide (also known as Sparkling Cyanide), CBS, 1983
  • Edward VII, Prince of Wales, The Woman He Loved, CBS, 1988
  • Michael Fitzgerald, Bluegrass, CBS, 1988
  • Elliot Blake, "Columbo Goes to the Guillotine" (also known as "Columbo" and "The Return of Columbo"), The ABC Mystery Movie, ABC, 1989
  • Professor James Moriarty, Hands of a Murderer (also known as Sherlock Holmes and the Prince of Crime and The Napoleon of Crime),CBS, 1990
  • The Law Lord, 1992
  • Luke Crossland, Heartstones, BBC, 1996
  • Robin, Mothertime, 1997
  • Episodic
  • Harry, "A Beast with Two Backs," Wednesday Play, BBC, 1968
  • Lord Stockbridge, "Joke Over," Upstairs Downstairs, London WeekendTelevision, then PBS, 1975
  • Marquis of Stockbridge, "Noblesse Oblige," Upstairs, Downstairs, 1975
  • Marquis of Stockbridge, "Whither Shall I Wander?" Upstairs, Downstairs, 1975
  • Marcus Carrington, "Lottie's Boy," The Duchess of Duke Street, BBC, 1978
  • "Tony and Julie/Separate Beds/America's Sweetheart," The Love Boat, ABC, 1981
  • "The Expedition/Julie's Wedding/The Mongala/Julie's Replacement/The ThreeR's/The Professor's Wife: Parts 1 & 2," The Love Boat, ABC, 1981
  • "Farnsworth's Fling/Three in a Bed/I Remember Helen/Merrill, Melanie & Melanesia/Gopher Fransworth Smith: Parts 1 & 2," The Love Boat,ABC, 1981
  • Johnnie Aysgarth, "Suspicion," American Playhouse, PBS, 1988
  • Dr. Henry Jekyll/Mr. Edward Hyde, "The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr.Hyde," Nightmare Classics, Showtime, 1989
  • "About Face," Tales from the Crypt, HBO, 1996
  • Appeared as the school prefect, "Alma Mater," Play for Today, BBC;as Basil and actor, "As the Actress Said to the Bishop," Mating Machine, London Weekend Television; in Play of the Month.
  • Series
  • Paul Richard, Dixon of Dock Green, BBC, 1972
  • Specials
  • Woodstock, 1972
  • Follyfoot, 1973
  • Carlos, A Day Out, 1973
  • James Steerforth, David Copperfield, 1974
  • Claudio, Much Ado about Nothing, 1977
  • The Country Wife (also known as Play of the Month: The CountryWife), 1977
  • French without Tears (also known as Play of the Month: French without Tears), 1977
  • Mercutio, Romeo and Juliet (also known as BBC Television Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet), PBS, 1979
  • Loomis, Z for Zachariah (also known as Play for Today: Z for Zachariah), BBC, 1983
  • Himself, The Grand Knockout Tournament, 1987
  • Backstage at Masterpiece Theatre: A 20th Anniversary Special, PBS,1991
  • Mr. Edward Murdstone, David Copperfield, PBS, 2000
  • Also appeared in London Assurance; The Judge's Wife; A Superstition.
  • Stage Appearances
  • Forty Years On, New Shakespeare Company, Chichester Festival Theatre, Chichester, England, then Apollo Theatre, London, 1968
  • Chief Stoat and Mr. Turkey, Toad of Toad Hall, Duke of York's Theatre, London, 1970
  • Mustardseed, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, London, 1971
  • Balthasar, Romeo and Juliet, Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, 1971
  • Douglas Blake, The Dragon Variation, Duke of York's Theatre, 1977
  • One of Us, 1986
  • Neville, Coming In to Land, National Theatre Company, Lyttelton Theatre, London, 1987
  • Made regional stage debut in 1967.
  • Film Appearances
  • Doomwatch, Tigon, 1972
  • Hugo Flaxman, Take Me High (also known as Hot Property United Kingdom and Hot Property), EMI, 1973
  • Catchpole, It's Not the Size That Counts (also known as Percy'sProgress), 1974
  • Jimmy, The Adolescents (also known as Les adolescentes), 1976
  • Sergeant Joseph Gabcik, Operation Daybreak (also known as SevenMet at Daybreak and The Price of Freedom), Warner Bros., 1976
  • Call Girl (also known as Call Girl: La vida privada de una senorita bien), 1976
  • Himself, Observations from under the Volcano (documentary), Teleculture, 1983
  • Himself, Notes from under the Volcano (documentary), 1983
  • Hugh Firmin, Under the Volcano, Universal, 1984
  • Johann Tennyson von Tiebolt, The Holcroft Covenant, EMI/Universal,1985
  • A.D. Police File 1: The Phantom Woman (also known as A.D. Police File 1 and A.D. Police File 1: Voomer Madness), 1985
  • A.D. Police File 2: The Ripper (also known as A.D. Police File2 and A.D. Police File 2: The Paradise Loop), 1985
  • A.D. Police File 3: The Man Who Bites His Tongue (also known as A.D. Police File 3: I Want Medicine ...), 1985
  • Major Hanlon, The Second Victory (also known as Die Narbe and Der Zweite Sieg), J & M, 1986
  • The First Fleet, 1986
  • Major Meinertzhagen, The Lighthorsemen, Cannon, 1987
  • Innocent Heroes, 1987
  • Squadron leader McCormack, Hanna's War, Cannon, 1988
  • Andrei Miller/Cowboy, Lost in Siberia (also known as Zatyeryanny v Sibri), 1991
  • Robert Mariell, Haunted, Evergreen Entertainment, 1995
  • Film Producer
  • Lost in Siberia (also known as Zatyeryanny v Sibri), 1991
  • (With Lewis Gilbert) Haunted, Evergreen Entertainment, 1995

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