Tom Courtenay

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Sir Thomas Daniel "Tom" Courtenay (born 25 February 1937) is 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.

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Sir Thomas Daniel "Tom" Courtenay (born 25 February 1937) is 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.

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Gender -

Known Credits 40

Birthday 1937-02-25

Place of Birth Hull, England

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 The Legend of Barney Thomson as Chief Superintendent McManaman
2016 Dad's Army as Lance Corporal Jones
2015 Unforgotten(6 episodes) as Eric Slater
2015 45 Years as Geoff Mercer
2013 Night Train to Lisbon as Joao Eca
2012 Gambit as The Major
2012 Quartet as Reginald Paget
2008 Little Dorrit as Mr. Dorrit
2008 Little Dorrit(14 episodes)
2007 The Golden Compass as Farder Coram
2007 Flood as Leonard Morrison
2003 Ready When You Are, Mr McGill
2001 Last Orders as Vic
2000 Whatever Happened to Harold Smith? as Harold Smith
1998 A Rather English Marriage as Roy Southgate
1996 Famous Fred as Kenneth (voice)
1996 The Boy from Mercury as Uncle Tony Cronin
1995 The Old Curiosity Shop as Daniel Quilp
1991 Let Him Have It as William Bentley
1991 The Last Butterfly as Antoine Moreau
1987 Leonard Part 6 as Frayn
1987 Happy New Year as Edward Saunders
1985 Me and the Girls as George
1985 Absent Friends as Colin
1983 The Dresser as Norman
1973 I Heard the Owl Call My Name as Mark Brian
1971 To Catch a Spy as Baxter Clarke
1970 One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich as Ivan Denisovich
1968 Otley as Otley
1968 A Dandy in Aspic as Gatiss
1967 The Day the Fish Came Out as The Navigator
1967 The Night of the Generals as Cpl. Hartmann
1965 Doctor Zhivago as Pasha Antipov / Strelnikov
1965 King Rat as Grey
1965 Play of the Month(1 episode)
1965 Operation Crossbow as Robert Henshaw
1964 King and Country as Pvt. Arthur Hamp
1963 Billy Liar as William Terrence 'Billy' Fisher
1962 The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner as Colin Smith
1900 The Old Curiosity Shop (US)(0 episodes)

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