Person Details

Birthday: 1930-06-01 22:22:26

Death: 2009-11-16 22:22:26

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Croydon, Surrey, England, UK

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Movie Involvements: 34

TV Involvements: 6


Most Famous Work

Biography

Edward Albert Arthur Woodward OBE (1 June 1930 – 16 November 2009) was an English stage and screen actor and singer. After graduating from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA), Woodward began his career on stage, and throughout his career he appeared in productions in both the West End in London and on Broadway in New York. He came to wider attention from 1967 in the title role of the British television spy drama Callan, earning him the 1970 British Academy Television Award for Best Actor. Among his film credits, Woodward starred as Police Sergeant Howie in the 1973 cult British horror film The Wicker Man, and in the title role of the noted 1980 Australian biopic Breaker Morant. From 1985 Woodward starred as British ex-secret agent and vigilante Robert McCall in the American television series The Equalizer, earning him the 1986 Golden Globe Award for Best Television Drama Actor.

Most Famous Work

The Wicker Man
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7

The Wicker Man

(1973) Sergeant Neil Howie
A Christmas Carol
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7

A Christmas Carol

(1984) Ghost of Christmas Present
The Equalizer
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8

The Equalizer

(1985) Robert McCall
Gulliver's Travels
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7

Gulliver's Travels

(1996) Drunlo
Breaker Morant
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7

Breaker Morant

(1980) Lt. Harry 'Breaker' Morant
King David
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6

King David

(1985) King Saul
Young Winston
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6

Young Winston

(1972) Captain Aylmer Haldane
Sitting Target
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6

Sitting Target

(1972) Inspector Milton

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2016 Himself (archive)
2009 Reverend Densham
2007 Tom Weaver
N/A
2006 N/A
2004 N/A
2002 Lord Fermoy
N/A
2001 Himself
N/A
N/A
2000 Himself - Narrator
1999 Harry Malone
N/A
1996 Edward 'Teddy' Harrison
Drunlo
1995 N/A
1994 Nev
Maj. Herbert Armstrong
1992 The Sultan (voice)
1991 Commentator (Voice)
N/A
1990 N/A
Sargy Gollup
Sherlock Holmes
1989 Sir Eustace Pedler
1988 Michael Royston
Narrator
1987 Robert McCall
N/A
1985 Robert McCall
N/A
Merlin
King Saul
1984 Ghost of Christmas Present
Josh Gifford
1983 Derek McBracken
1982 Commander Powell
1981 N/A
David Callan
Ian
1980 N/A
Lt. Harry 'Breaker' Morant
1978 Luigi
1977 Jim Kyle
Sgt. Wellbeloved
1976 Luigi
1975 Roadsweeper
Philip Warne
1974 David Callan
1973 Sergeant Neil Howie
1972 Captain Aylmer Haldane
Inspector Milton
John Drummond
1971 The Man
N/A
1970 Dr. Holstrom
1969 Arthur Thompson
Cassius
1967 David Callan
David Callan
1966 N/A
N/A
1965 N/A
N/A
1964 N/A
1962 Jack Liskard
1961 N/A
1955 N/A
Ralph Stokes
Year Character Movie/Tv

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