Person Details

Birthday: 1911-10-03 22:44:23

Death: 1995-05-02 22:44:23

Aliases: Sir Michael Hordern , Sir Michael Murray Hordern , Michael Murray Hordern

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, England, UK

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Movie Involvements: 98

TV Involvements: 9


Most Famous Work

Biography

Sir Michael Murray Hordern (3 October 1911 – 2 May 1995) was an English actor, knighted in 1983 for his services to the theatre, which stretched back to before the Second World War. Description above from the Wikipedia article Michael Hordern, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Most Famous Work

Scrooge
Average
7

Scrooge

(1951) Jacob Marley
Cleopatra
Average
7

Cleopatra

(1963) Cicero
Tales of the Unexpected
Average
7

Tales of the Unexpected

(1979) Cyril Bixby
Labyrinth
Average
7

Labyrinth

(1986) The Wiseman (voice)
Where Eagles Dare
Average
8

Where Eagles Dare

(1968) Adm. Rolland
Play of the Month
Average
4

Play of the Month

(1965) God
Barry Lyndon
Average
8

Barry Lyndon

(1975) Narrator (voice)
Watership Down
Average
7

Watership Down

(1978) Frith (voice)

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2006 Narrator / All
1995 Lord Langland
1994 N/A
1993 Narrator
1992 King (voice)
The Abbot (voice)
Godfrey Colston
1990 N/A
Colonel Eddie Phelps
1989 Lord Crewne
Lord Claybury
George
George
1988 Badger (voice)
1987 Jason Locke
Ben Weatherstaff
N/A
Mr. Pitt
Uncle Theodor
N/A
Lord McLaidlaw
1986 Himself - Introduction
Rev. Simeon Simcox
The Wiseman (voice)
Simeon Simcox
Dr. Feckenham
N/A
N/A
Narrator
1985 Older Watson (voice)
N/A
The Old Man
1984 Psychoanalyst
1983 Badger
N/A
Dr. Gilpin
Self / Dr. Gilpin
1982 Jupiter
Sir George Hodge
Slatterthewaite
King Lear
Self
Mr. Brownlow
Cedric
1981 Lafeu
Prof Marvin
1980 Friar Domingo
Sir Charles Hackforth
Durand-Huel
Narrator (voice)
Prospero
N/A
1979 Cyril Bixby
1978 Oswald, the Sea Serpent
Capulet
Capulet
Frith (voice)
Atropos - Fortune Teller
1977 Ebenezer Scrooge
Parson Adams
1976 King
Narrator
1975 N/A
Narrator (voice)
Edward Trent
Headmaster
N/A
1974 Mr. Baker
Narrator
1973 Mr. Brown
F. Minty
George Maxwell
1972 Melius, Alchemist
Priest
Justin
Mock Turtle
1971 Marley's Ghost
N/A
George Mason
N/A
Ludicrus Sextus
1970 Denniston Russell
The Butler
1969 Thomas Boleyn
Bules Martin
1968 Adm. Rolland
Dr. Morley (uncredited)
Professor Parkins
1967 Headmaster
Grapple
Sir Matthew
Baptista
1966 Senex
Lord Granville
British Ambassador
Reads recollections
1965 Ashe
God
Mr. Posket
Geen
1964 Harnsworth
N/A
Banquo
1963 Squire Thomas Banks
Squire Thomas Banks
Airport Director
Cicero
N/A
1961 Don Diego
1960 Dr. Davidson
Admiral Sir John Tovey, Commander-in-Chief - 'King George'
Inspector Farrell
1958 Governor of Gibralter
Admiral Reginald Victor Hewitt
Judge Manton
Prosecutor at Second Dreyfus Trial
1957 Patterson
Surgeon
1956 Harrington Brande
Capt. Hugh
Gen. Coburn
Demosthenes
Resident Commissioner
1955 General Faversham
King Edward
The Judge
Lindsay
1954 Squire Banks
Billy's Uncle
The Headman
Director of Customs
1953 Commissioner
Headmaster Griffith
Inspector Ayling
Insp. Heron
1952 Sir Herbert Frensham
Scathelock
Official Receiver
1951 N/A
Jacob Marley
Wilkes
Webster
1950 Lab Director Owens
Vicar
Ernest
1949 Bashford
First Plain Clothes Man
1948 Johnson
Dr. Mennell
Seddon
1947 uncredited
Co-Counsel at Inquest
1946 Lt. Cmdr. Lowther
Member of Parliament (uncredited)
1940 Assistant Prosecuting Counsel (Uncredited)
(uncredited)
1939 N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

Sound

Year Role Movie/Tv
1986 Vocals
Year Role Movie/Tv

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