David Horovitch Biography (1945-)

Born August 11, 1945, in London, England; son of Morris (a child care worker)and Alice Mary (a teacher) Horovitch; married Jane Elizabeth Gwynn Roberts,May 27, 1967 (separated, 1985); children: Tom, Francis.

Birth Details
August 11, 1945
London, England

Famous Works

  • Stage Appearances
  • (Stage debut) Brother Martin, Saint Joan, Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham, England, 1966
  • (London stage debut) Jimmy, There's a Girl in My Soup, Globe Theatre, then Comedy Theatre, both 1968
  • Hermes, Prometheus Bound, Mermaid Theatre, London, 1971
  • Jack Chesney, Charley's Aunt, Apollo Theatre, London, 1971
  • Faulkland, The Rivals, Thorndike Theatre, Leatherhead, England, then Buck's County Playhouse, New Hope, PA, 1973
  • Gerald Croft, An Inspector Calls, Mermaid Theatre, 1973
  • Jack Worthing, The Importance of Being Earnest, Greenwich Theatre,London, 1975
  • Christian, The Bells, Greenwich Theatre, 1976
  • Captain Midgley, For King and Country, Mermaid Theatre, 1976
  • Bassanio, The Merchant of Venice, St. George's Theatre, Islington, England, 1977
  • Claudio, Measure for Measure, St. George's Theatre, 1977
  • Laertes, Hamlet, St. George's Theatre, 1977
  • Slender, The Merry Wives of Windsor, St. George's Theatre, 1977
  • Mr. Freeman, She Would If She Could, Greenwich Theatre, 1979
  • Dr. Watson, The Crucifer of Blood, Haymarket Theatre, London, 1979
  • Casca, Julius Caesar, Riverside Studios, London, 1980
  • William, The Nerd, Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester, England, 1981
  • Joseph Surface, School for Scandal, Greenwich Theatre, 1982
  • Osip Mandelstam, Hope against Hope, Royal Exchange Theatre, 1982
  • Franklyn, Forty Years On, Queens Theatre, London, 1984
  • Anthony Blunt, One of Us, Greenwich Theatre, 1985
  • Torvald Helmer, A Doll's House, Royal Exchange Theatre, 1987
  • The Tempest, Royal Exchange Theatre, 1990
  • I Have Been Here Before, 1996
  • Major Tours
  • Mr. Freeman, She Would If She Could, British cities, 1979
  • Joseph Surface, School for Scandal, Indian cities, 1982
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Title role, Bognor, Thames, 1980-81
  • Hold the Back Page, 1985
  • Miniseries
  • Lieutenant Colonel Lake, The Prince Regent, BBC, 1978
  • Reverend Bute Crawley, Vanity Fair, BBC, 1987 , then Arts and Entertainment, 1988
  • "Uncle" Kellaway, A Piece of Cake, London Weekend Television, 1988
  • Isaac, Ivanhoe (also known as Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe), Arts and Entertainment, 1997
  • Dr. Emil Mueller, Heat of the Sun, PBS, 1998
  • Also appeared in an episode of The Sandbaggers, PBS.
  • Movies
  • Detective Inspector Slack, The Body in the Library (also known asMiss Marple: The Body in the Library), BBC, 1984
  • Detective Inspector Slack, The Murder at the Vicarage (also knownas Miss Marple: The Murder at the Vicarage), BBC, 1986
  • Detective Inspector Slack, 4.50 from Paddington (also known as Miss Marple: 4.50 from Paddington), BBC, 1987
  • Pierre Claudel, Dirty Dozen: The Deadly Mission (also known as Dirty Dozen III), NBC, 1987
  • Chief Inspector Slack, They Do It with Mirrors (also known as Miss Marple: They Do It with Mirrors), 1991 , then Arts and Entertainment,1992
  • Superintendent Slack, The Mirror Crack'd (also known as TheMirror Crack'd from Side to Side and Miss Marple: The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side), 1992 , then Arts and Entertainment, 1993
  • Inspector Dawson, Deceit, BBC, 2000
  • Episodic
  • Hadleigh, Yorkshire Television, 1974
  • Play for Today, BBC, 1982
  • Terry Conroy, "Vallance's Liberty," Boon, 1989
  • Bill Rowlands, "Trial by Marriage," Stay Lucky, 1990
  • "French and Saunders: The Special Edition," French and Saunders, 1993
  • Bishop Waddle, "The Godless Society," Drop the Dead Donkey, 1996
  • Also appeared as Paul Freeman in "Ask No," an episode of New ScotlandYard.
  • Specials
  • Detective Inspector Slack, Agatha Christie's Miss Marple, Series IV, Arts and Entertainment, 1989
  • Robert, The Blue Boy, PBS, 1994
  • Edward Clarke, The Sculptress, PBS, 1996
  • Matthew Pocket, Great Expectations, PBS, 1999
  • Other Television Appearances
  • (Television debut) Peter, The Expert, BBC, 1970
  • Film Appearances
  • (Film debut) Sergeant Maskell, An Unsuitable Job for a Woman, Goldcrest, 1982
  • Frank Haddow, Papierowe malzenstwo (also known as Paper Marriage), 1992
  • Isaac, Solomon and Gaenor, Sony Pictures Classics, 1999
  • Audio Books
  • William Wordsworth: Poems, Highbridge, 1999
  • Percy Bysshe Shelley: Poems, Highbridge, 1999
  • Fathers and Sons, Audio Partners, 1999

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