Person Details

Birthday: 1922-11-01 15:16:05

Death: 1989-06-16 15:16:05

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Teignmouth, England, UK

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Movie Involvements: 10

TV Involvements: 2


Most Famous Work

Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. John Westbrook  (1 November 1922 - 16 June 1989) was an English actor. Born in Teignmouth, Devon, John Westbrook worked mainly in theatre and in radio. He also made occasional film and television appearances. His most famous role was as Christopher Gough in Roger Corman's The Tomb of Ligeia. Noted for his deep, mellifluous voice, he also recorded radio plays and audio books, and provided the role of Treebeard in the 1978 animated adaptation of The Lord of the Rings. Westbrook also recorded the spoken vocal parts for the orchestral pieces An Oxford Elegy by Ralph Vaughan Williams and Morning Heroes by Arthur Bliss. Description above from the Wikipedia article John Westbrook (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Most Famous Work

The Lord of the Rings
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7

The Lord of the Rings

(1978) Treebeard (voice)
Blake's 7
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7

Blake's 7

(1978) Muller
The Masque of the Red Death
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7

The Masque of the Red Death

(1964) The Man in Red
North Sea Hijack
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6

North Sea Hijack

(1980) Dawnay
The Tomb of Ligeia
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6

The Tomb of Ligeia

(1965) Christopher Gough
Room at the Top
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7

Room at the Top

(1959) Jack Wales
The First Churchills
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9

The First Churchills

(1969) James, Duke of York
A Prize of Arms
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6

A Prize of Arms

(1962) Capt. Stafford

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