Person Details

Birthday: 1937-02-25 05:53:56

Aliases: Sir Thomas Daniel "Tom" Courtenay

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Kingston-Upon-Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK

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Movie Involvements: 29

TV Involvements: 3


Most Famous Work

Biography

An English actor who came to prominence in the early 1960s with a succession of films including The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (1962), Billy Liar (1963), and Dr. Zhivago (1965). Since the mid-1960s he has been known primarily for his work in the theatre. Courtenay received a knighthood in February 2001 for forty years' service to cinema and theatre. Courtenay is the President of Hull City A.F.C.'s Official Supporters Club. In 1999, he was awarded an honorary doctorate by Hull University. Description above from the Wikipedia article Tom Courtenay, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

The Queen's Corgi
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6

The Queen's Corgi

(2019) The Duke of Edinburgh (voice)
Summerland
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0

Summerland

(2020) Mr Sullivan
45 Years
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7

45 Years

(2015) Geoff Mercer
The Aeronauts
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7

The Aeronauts

(2019) Arthur Glaisher
The Golden Compass
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6

The Golden Compass

(2007) Farder Coram
King of Thieves
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5

King of Thieves

(2018) Kenny Collins
Doctor Zhivago
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8

Doctor Zhivago

(1965) Pasha Antipov / Strelnikov
The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society
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8

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2020 Baxter
Mr Sullivan
2019 The King
Arthur Glaisher
The Duke of Edinburgh (voice)
2018 Kenny Collins
Eben Ramsey
Grandpa
2016 Lance Corporal Jones
2015 Eric Slater
Geoff Mercer
Chief Superintendent McManaman
Himself
2013 Older João Eca
2012 Reginald Paget
The Major
2008 Mr. Dorrit
2007 Farder Coram
Leonard Morrison
2003 N/A
2002 Newman Noggs
2001 Vic
2000 Harold Smith
1998 Roy Southgate
1996 Kenneth (voice)
Uncle Tony Cronin
1995 Daniel Quilp
Bronislaw Malinowski
1991 William Bentley
Stan Peachey
Antoine Moreau
1987 Frayn
Edward Saunders
1985 George
Colin
1983 Norman
1973 Mark Brian
1971 Baxter Clarke
1970 Ivan Denisovich
1968 Otley
Gatiss
1967 The Navigator
Corporal Hartmann
1965 Pasha Antipov / Strelnikov
Grey
N/A
Robert Henshaw
1964 Pvt. Arthur Hamp
1963 William Terrence 'Billy' Fisher
1962 Colin Smith
Pvt. Potter
Dave Best Sr.
Year Character Movie/Tv

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