Clive Revill Biography (1930-)

Full name, Clive Selsby Revill; born April 18, 1930, in Wellington, New Zealand; son of Malet Barford and Eleanor May (maiden name, Neel) Revill; marriedValerie Nelson (divorced). Addresses: Agent: Arlene Thorton & Associates, Inc., 12001 Ventura Place, Suite 201, Studio City, CA 91604.; Agent:15029 Encanto Dr., Sherman Oaks, CA 91403-4409.

Nationality
New Zealander
Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor
Birth Details
April 18, 1930
Wellington, New Zealand

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Stage Appearances
  • (Stage debut) Sebastian, Twelfth Night, Auckland, New Zealand, 1950
  • (Broadway debut) Sam Weller, Mr. Pickwick, Plymouth Theatre, New York City, 1952
  • (London debut) Pearson, Listen to the Wind, Arts Theatre, 1955
  • Trinculo, The Tempest, Drury Lane Theatre, London, 1957
  • Ratty, Toad of Toad Hall, Drury Lane Theatre, 1957
  • Bob-Le-Hotu, Irma La Douce, Lyric Theatre, London, 1958-1960, thenPlymouth Theatre, 1960-61
  • Ko-Ko, The Mikado, Sadlers Wells Theatre, London, 1962
  • Fagin, Oliver!, Imperial Theatre, New York City, 1963-64
  • Jean-Paul Marat, The Marat/Sade, Royal Shakespeare Company, Aldwych Theatre, London, 1964
  • Barabas, The Jew of Malta, Royal Shakespeare Company, Aldwych Theatre, 1964
  • Sheridan Whiteside, Sherry, Alvin Theatre, New York City, 1967. The General, The Unknown Soldier and His Wife, Chichester Festival, c. 1968-c. 1969
  • Caliban, The Tempest, Chichester Festival, c. 1968-c. 1969
  • Mr. Antrobus, The Skin of Our Teeth, Chichester Festival, c. 1968-c. 1969
  • A Who's Who of Flapland, Royal Court Theatre, London, and TheatreUpstairs, London, 1969
  • Max Beerbohm, The Incomparable Max, Royale Theatre, New York City,1971
  • Moriarty, Sherlock Holmes, Broadhurst Theatre, New York City, 1975
  • Clare Quilty, Lolita, Brooks Atkinson Theatre, New York City, 1981
  • Appeared in productions with the Ipswich Repertory Theatre Company, 1953-55; and the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre Company, Stratford-upon-Avon, England, 1956-c. 1958, including Cymbeline, Hamlet, Julius Caesar, King John, Love's Labour's Lost, Measure for Measure, The Merchant of Venice, and The Tempest.
  • Major Tours
  • Major-General Stanley, Pirates of Penzance, U.S. cities, 1981-c. 1982
  • William Cartwright/Your Chairman, Drood! (also known as The Mystery of Edwin Drood), U.S. cities, 1988
  • Film Appearances
  • (Uncredited) Reach for the Sky, J. Arthur Rank, 1957
  • The Ghost of the Fourth Earl of Ambrose, The Headless Ghost, American International, 1959
  • Andrews, Bunny Lake Is Missing, Columbia, 1965
  • Dr. Menken, A Fine Madness, Warner Bros., 1966
  • Inspector "Manny" McGinnis, Kaleidoscope (also known as The Bank Breaker), Warner Bros., 1966
  • McWhirter/Sheik Abu Tahir, Modesty Blaise, Twentieth Century-Fox,1966
  • Frank Wheatly, The Double Man, Warner Bros., 1967
  • Sergi Serapkin, Fathom, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1967
  • Joseph, The High Commissioner (also known as Nobody Runs Forever), Cinerama, 1968
  • Charles, Italian Secret Service, Cineriz, 1968
  • Vucovich, The Shoes of the Fisherman, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1968
  • Cesare Sado, The Assassination Bureau, Paramount, 1969
  • Rogozhin, The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, United Artists, 1970
  • George, The Buttercup Chain, Columbia, 1971
  • Alexander Lynch-Gibbon, A Severed Head, Columbia, 1971
  • Lord Hammond, Boulevard du rhum (also known as El bulevar del ron, Rum Runners, and La via del rhum), 1971
  • Carlo Carlucci, Avanti!, United Artists, 1972
  • The Drunk, Escape to the Sun (also known as Bricha El Hashemesh), Cinevision, 1972
  • Mr. (Lionel) Barrett, The Legend of Hell House, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1973
  • Bay of Algiers, Ghost in the Noonday Sun, 1973
  • Alf Chestermann, The Black Windmill, Universal, 1974
  • The businessman, The Little Prince, Paramount, 1974
  • Ballad singer, Galileo (also known as Galileo Galilei), American Film Theatre, 1975
  • Quon, One of Our Dinosaurs Is Missing, Buena Vista, 1975
  • John Fennel, Licking Hitler, 1977
  • Billy Baker, Matilda, American International, 1978
  • Voice of Emperor Palpatine, The Empire Strikes Back (also known asStar Wars: Episode V-The Empire Strikes Back and Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1980
  • Garcia, Zorro, the Gay Blade, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1981
  • Ko-Ko, The Mikado (also known as The Town of Titipu), 1982
  • Voice of Kickback, The Transformers (also known as Matrix Forever, Transformers the Movie: Mokushiroku Matrix yo eien ni, and The Transformers: Matrix yo eien ni; animated), DEG, 1986
  • King Mezzer, Rumpelstiltskin, Cannon, 1987
  • King William, The Frog Prince, 1988
  • Dr. Kellaway, C.H.U.D. II: Bud the C.H.U.D., Vestron, 1989
  • Money Matthew, Mack the Knife (also known as The Threepenny Opera), 21st Century, 1990
  • Peirrepoint, Let Him Have It, Fine Line, 1991
  • Fire Marshal, Robin Hood: Men in Tights (also known as Sacre Robin des bois), 1993
  • Voice of King Nod, Arabian Night (animated), Miramax, 1995
  • Radio announcer, Delta of Venus, New Line Cinema, 1995
  • Sykes, Dracula: Dead and Loving It, Sony Pictures Entertainment, 1995
  • Morgenfeller, The Wacky Adventures of Dr. Boris and Nurse Shirley,Seventh Art Releasing, 1995
  • London, Possums, Monarch Home Video, 1998
  • Rupert Masters, Intrepid, 2000
  • Zamytov, Crime and Punishment, 21st Century Film Corp., 2000
  • Also appeared in Once Upon a Tractor.
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Rolf, the Preacher, Arthur of the Britons, 1972
  • Wizard Vector, Wizards and Warriors, CBS, 1983
  • Voice of Kickback and additional voices, Transformers (also knownas Transformers: 2010, The Transformers, and Tatakae! Cho robot seimeitai TRANSFORMERS; animated), 1984
  • Voice of storyteller, Dragon's Lair (animated), ABC, 1984-85
  • Voice, Turbo-Teen (animated), 1984-85
  • Voice of Galeo, Snorks (animated), 1984-86
  • Voice, Pound Puppies (animated), ABC, 1986-88
  • Frost, Mama's Boy, NBC, 1987-88
  • Voice of Potsworth, Potsworth & Co. (also known as MidnightPatrol; animated), 1990
  • Voice of Alfred Pennyworth, Batman: The Animated Series (animated), 1992
  • Dunhill, The Preston Episodes, Fox, 1995
  • Miniseries
  • Finlay Perkin, Centennial, NBC, 1978-79
  • Lord Loudoun, George Washington, CBS, 1984
  • Notary Jacquemine, Feast of All Saints, 2001
  • Movies
  • Coincidence, 1968
  • Dundas Slater, The Great Houdini (also known as The Great Houdinis), ABC, 1976
  • Joe Devlin, Columbo: The Conspirators, 1978
  • Victor De Salle, She's Dressed to Kill (also known as Someone'sKilling the World's Greatest Models), NBC, 1979
  • Berenkov, Charlie Muffin (also known as A Deadly Game), 1979
  • Dr. Dussel, The Diary of Anne Frank, NBC, 1980
  • Charlie Chaplin, Moviola: The Scarlet O'Hara War (also known as Moviola and The Scarlett O'Hara), NBC, 1980
  • Tea Bags, Joe Dancer: The Monkey Mission, NBC, 1981
  • Raul, Samson and Delilah, ABC, 1984
  • The Hoboken Chicken Emergency, 1984
  • Vincent Faunce, A Masterpiece of a Murder, NBC, 1986
  • Jake Spanner, Private Eye (also known as Hoodwinked and The Old Dick), USA Network, 1989
  • Cookie, The Sea Wolf, 1993
  • Specials
  • Coachman, Pinocchio, CBS, 1976
  • John Wellington Wells, The Sorcerer (part of "Compleat Gilbert andSullivan" series), PBS, 1985
  • Prime Minister, The Emperor's New Clothes, Showtime, 1985
  • Sylvia Fine Kayes Musical Comedy Tonight III (The Spark and the Glue), PBS, 1985
  • Voice, The Butter Battle Book (animated), TNT, 1989
  • Pilots
  • E. P. Woodhouse, Allison's Assistant, Winner Take All, CBS, 1977
  • Erik Clawson, Death Ray 2000 (also known as T. R. Sloane),NBC, 1981
  • Dr. Carey, 13 Thirteenth Avenue, CBS, 1983
  • Prime Minister Weyback, Royal Match, CBS, 1985
  • Episodic
  • "Chicken Soup with Barley," Theatre 625: Wesker Trilogy No. 1, 1966
  • "Candida," Play of the Month, 1971
  • "Mill Hill," Thirty-Minute Theatre, 1972
  • Lord Barnes, "The Constance Missal," Jason King, 1972
  • Professor Elliot, "Maude's Rejection," Maude, 1976
  • Mark Crayford, "Dead Men Are Dangerous," The New Avengers, 1977
  • "The Pirate," Young Dan'l Boone, 1977
  • Phil Bronson, "The Mystery of the Hollywood Phantom," The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries, 1977
  • "Marya," Play of the Month, 1979
  • Zabin, "Harts on Their Toes," Hart to Hart, 1982
  • Doctor Ellis Harvey, "Love among the Steele," Remington Steele, 1983
  • Professor Ryan, "E.G.O.C. (Edna Garrett on Campus)," The Facts of Life, 1984
  • Andre Bender, "Model for Murder," T. J. Hooker, 1984
  • Jonathan Hawley, "Murder to a Jazz Beat," Murder, She Wrote, CBS,1985
  • Harley Douglas, "King for a Day," Three's a Crowd, 1985
  • Clyde Royce, "Reel Trouble," The Fall Guy, 1985
  • The Love Boat, ABC, 1986
  • Inky, "I Never Wanted to Go to France, Anyway," Magnum, P.I., 1986
  • "Personal Demons," The Twilight Zone, 1986
  • Ben Williams, "Saturday in New York with George," Newhart, 1986
  • "Rain, Rain Go Away," Bustin' Loose, 1987
  • Anthony Braddock, "D.O.A.: MacGyver," MacGyver, 1987
  • Bert Davies, "Curse of the Daanav," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1988
  • Hector, "Twist," Alfred Hitchcock Presents, 1988
  • Graham McKinley (episodes 4 & 5), Probe, 1988
  • Mr. Pipp, "Pile of Death," Get a Life, 1990
  • Voice of Shakespeare, "Weirdest Story Ever Told," Tiny Toon Adventures (animated), 1991
  • Sir Guy of Gisbourne, "Qpid," Star Trek: The Next Generation, 1992
  • Trakis, "Born to the Purple," Babylon 5, 1994
  • Voice of harpooner/medical officer, "East of Zanzibar," The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest (animated), Cartoon Network and syndicated, 1996
  • Sorcerer, "Soul Mates," Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, ABC, 1996
  • Voice of hunter #1/Trench, "Village of the Doomed," The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest (animated), Cartoon Network and syndicated, 1996
  • Claude Bell, "Last Call," Touched by an Angel, CBS, 1997
  • Professor Nesler, "Talking Trash," Step by Step, ABC, 1997
  • Mr. Bernie Pimmler, "Cher's Weekend at Bernie's," Clueless, 1999
  • Also appeared in Dynasty; Doopy, Master Detective (animated); as Trevor Dial, "Sea Trial," Fortune Hunter; as Lyle Spangler, Freakazoid! (animated), The WB;
  • Other
  • Also appeared in Barn Pow, Ben Franklin in Paris, A Bitof Vision, Faerie Tale Theatre, Feather and Father, Hopcroft in Europe, A Man Called Sloane, Nobody's Perfect, The Piano Player, Platonov, A Sprig of Broome, Volpone, and Zapp.
  • RECORDINGS
  • Video Games
  • Voice of General Dodonna, X-Wing, 1995

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