Person Details

Birthday: 1927-06-04 01:06:35

Death: 2020-11-05 01:06:35

Aliases: Geoffrey Dyson Palmer

Gender: Male

Place of birth: London, England, UK

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Movie Involvements: 23

TV Involvements: 10


Most Famous Work

Biography

Geoffrey Dyson Palmer, OBE (4 June 1927 - 5 November 2020) was an English actor known for his roles in British television sitcoms playing Jimmy Anderson in The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin (1976–79), Ben Parkinson in Butterflies (1978–1983) and Lionel Hardcastle in As Time Goes By (1992–2005). His film appearances include A Fish Called Wanda (1988), The Madness of King George (1994), Mrs. Brown (1997), and Tomorrow Never Dies (1997). Description above from the Wikipedia article Geoffrey Palmer , licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.    

Most Famous Work

Doctor Who
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8

Doctor Who

(1963) Administrator
Tomorrow Never Dies
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6

Tomorrow Never Dies

(1997) Admiral Roebuck
Peter Pan
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7

Peter Pan

(2003) Sir Edward Quiller Couch
Natural World
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9

Natural World

(1983) Narrator
Anna and the King
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7

Anna and the King

(1999) Lord John Bradley
W.E.
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6

W.E.

(2011) Stanley Baldwin
Doctor Who: Voyage of the Damned
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8

Doctor Who: Voyage of the Damned

(2007) Captain Hardaker
Mrs Brown
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7

Mrs Brown

(1997) Henry Ponsonby

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2014 Head Geographer
2012 N/A
Charles Burnell
Lord Chief Justice
Narrator
2011 Dr. Clarence
Stanley Baldwin
2009 Joubert
2008 N/A
N/A
N/A
Sir John Crowder
2007 Captain Hardaker
N/A
2006 N/A
2005 Corbett's Ghost
Narrator
2004 Bayliss
Sir Marmaduke Rowley
2003 Minnit
Sir Edward Quiller Couch
N/A
Narrator
2002 Robert
2001 N/A
The Doctor
Narrator (voice)
1999 Lord John Bradley
1998 White King
His Butler's Voice
1997 Admiral Roebuck
Henry Ponsonby
1996 N/A
1995 N/A
1994 Warren
1993 The Kommandant
1992 Lionel Hardcastle
1991 Donleavy
1988 N/A
Judge
1987 N/A
1986 Bernard
N/A
Headmaster
The Angry Doctor
N/A
1985 Fallast
Narrator
1984 Major Harry Truscott
1983 Narrator
Field Marshal Haig
Edwin Lorrimer
1982 N/A
1981 N/A
Quince
N/A
N/A
1980 Col. Wyndham
1978 N/A
N/A
Himself
1976 N/A
Jimmy Anderson
Malcolm Frear
Det. Chief Insp. Harris
N/A
1975 Dr. Price
N/A
Sir Edward Clarke
Jack
N/A
1973 Examination Doctor/Basil Keyes
Richard Nicholls
1972 N/A
N/A
1971 Chief Superintendent
1970 N/A
N/A
N/A
1966 Property Agent
N/A
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1965 N/A
N/A
1964 Police Officer
1963 Administrator
Masters
1962 Cpl. Myers
Pete Ferguson
N/A
1961 N/A
1959 N/A
1957 N/A
1955 N/A
N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

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