John Neville

Biography

John Neville, OBE, CM was an English theatre and film actor who moved to Canada with his family in 1972. He enjoyed a resurgence of international attention as a result of his starring role in Terry Gilliam's "The Adventures of Baron Munchausen".

He was appointed to the Order of Canada, that nation's highest civilian honor, in 2006.

According to publicists at Canada's Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Neville died "peacefully surrounded by family" on 19 November 2011, aged 86. Neville suffered with Alzheimer's disease in his latter years. He is survived by his wife, Caroline (née Hopper), and their six children.

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John Neville, OBE, CM was an English theatre and film actor who moved to Canada with his family in 1972. He enjoyed a resurgence of international attention as a result of his starring role in Terry Gilliam's "The Adventures of Baron Munchausen".

He was appointed to the Order of Canada, that nation's highest civilian honor, in 2006.

According to publicists at Canada's Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Neville died "peacefully surrounded by family" on 19 November 2011, aged 86. Neville suffered with Alzheimer's disease in his latter years. He is survived by his wife, Caroline (née Hopper), and their six children.

Above description from the Wikipedia article John Neville (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Personal Info

Gender -

Known Credits 53

Birthday 1925-05-02

Day of Death 2011-11-19

Place of Birth Willesden, London, England, UK

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 Far from the Madding Crowd as Upper class party guest
2005 Separate Lies as Lord Rawston
2004 Hollywood North as Henry Neville
2004 White Knuckles as Narrator
2003 The Statement as Old Man
2003 Moving Malcolm as Malcolm Woodward
2002 Spider as Terrence
2002 The Eleventh Hour(39 episodes)
2002 Between Strangers as Orson Stewart
2002 Time of the Wolf as Preacher
2002 Trudeau: The Man, The Myth, The Movie as British High Commissioner
2001 Harvard Man as Dr. Reese
2000 Custody of the Heart
1999 Sunshine as Gustave Sors
1999 The Duke as The Duke
1999 Dinner at Fred's as Uncle Henrick
1998 Urban Legend as Dean Adams
1998 Johnny 2.0 as Mr. Bosch
1998 The X Files as The Well-Manicured Man
1998 Goodbye Lover as Bradley
1998 Emily of New Moon(46 episodes) as Uncle Malcolm
1997 The Fifth Element as General Staedert
1996 High School High as Thaddeus Clark
1996 Sabotage as profesor Follenfant
1995 The Song Spinner as Frilo, The Magnificent
1995 Dangerous Minds as Waiter
1994 Little Women as Mr. Laurence
1994 The Road to Wellville as Endymion Hart-Jones
1994 Message for Posterity as Sir David Browning
1994 Baby's Day Out as Mr. Andrews
1993 The X-Files(8 episodes)
1993 Journey to the Center of the Earth as Dr. Cecil Chambers
1993 Class of '96(1 episode)
1990 Grand(26 episodes)
1988 The Adventures of Baron Munchausen as Hieronymus Karl Frederick Baron von Munchausen
1987 Star Trek: The Next Generation(1 episode)
1972 Shirley's World(1 episode)
1971 The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes(1 episode)
1970 The Adventures of Gerard as Duke of Wellington
1970 Shadows of Fear(1 episode)
1969 The First Churchills(12 episodes)
1969 The First Churchills as John Churchill
1968 Gareth as Gareth Owen MP
1968 Stand by Your Screen as Christopher Gritter
1968 Shaggy Dog as Wilkie
1967 George's Room as The Man
1965 A Study in Terror as Sherlock Holmes
1963 Unearthly Stranger as Dr. Mark Davidson
1962 Billy Budd as Julian Ratcliffe, 2nd Lieutenant
1961 I Like Money as Roger
1960 Oscar Wilde as Lord Alfred Douglas
1900 Stark(3 episodes)
1900 Dieppe(0 episodes)

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