Person Details

Birthday: 1937-04-13 19:20:00

Aliases: Edward Charles Morice Fox , Edward Charles Morice Fox, OBE

Gender: Male

Place of birth: London, England, UK

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Movie Involvements: 41

TV Involvements: 6


Most Famous Work

Biography

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.


Most Famous Work

Never Say Never Again
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6
Gandhi
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8

Gandhi

(1982) General Dyer
Inspector Lewis
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8

Inspector Lewis

(2007) Dr. Yardley
A Bridge Too Far
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7

A Bridge Too Far

(1977) Lt. Gen. Brian G. Horrocks
Lost in Space
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5

Lost in Space

(1998) Businessman
The Day of the Jackal
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8

The Day of the Jackal

(1973) The Jackal
Battle of Britain
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7

Battle of Britain

(1969) Pilot Officer Archie
The Duellists
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8

The Duellists

(1977) Colonel

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2018 Agent Nine
Earl of Caversham
2016 Thornton
2014 Himself
Emperor Constantius
2013 N/A
2007 Mr. Brownlow
Dr. Yardley
2005 Hulton
2004 Caterham
Richard
Sir Edward Hyde
2002 Sir Mulberry Hawk
N/A
N/A
Lane
2001 Aitken
1998 Businessman
1997 Markham
Uncle Giles
King Arthur
1996 Archie
General Limtoc
N/A
1995 Major Wilshaw
1994 Father
1991 Alistair Ross
Prince John
N/A
Metternich
1990 N/A
1989 Major Benford
1987 Lord Harry Wrotham
1986 Dr. Hauser
Lt. Francis Farewell
1985 Alex Faulkner
Lord Gilbert Hartlip
1984 Captain Greetham
1983 Oxenby
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1982 General Dyer
Himself
1980 Inspector Craddock
1979 Hendricks
Colonel Rafelli
Colonel rafelli
1978 Miller
N/A
King Edward VIII
Joe Brody
1977 N/A
Colonel
Foreman
Lt. Gen. Brian G. Horrocks
1975 Cardinal Inquisitor
1973 Krogstad
The Jackal
1972 Pip
1971 Hugh Trimingham
1970 Horwood
Bruce Spofford
1969 Aide to Field-Marshal Haig
Pilot Officer Archie
1968 Sir Robert Sawyer
1967 Walter
Norburg's Brother (Prisoner #3)
N/A
Ritchie Jackson
Lt. Sprague
1965 Office Supervisor
N/A
1963 Restaurant Barman (uncredited)
Stewart
1961 N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

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