Biography

John Roger Hammond was an English character actor who appeared in many films and television series.

He studied at Emmanuel College, Cambridge where he initially read English and later appeared extensively in their drama programme, alongside actors such as Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi. He went on to study at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in LOndon. In 1963, he joined the Arts Theatre Company.

John Roger Hammond was an English character actor who appeared in many films and television series.

He studied at Emmanuel College, Cambridge where he initially read English and later appeared extensively in their drama programme, alongside actors such as Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi. He went on to study at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in LOndon. In 1963, he joined the Arts Theatre Company.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 68

Birthday 1936-03-21

Day of Death 2012-11-08

Place of Birth Stockport, Cheshire, England, UK

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Also Known As

  • John Roger Hammond

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2010 The King's Speech as Dr. Blandine Bentham
2006 Van Wilder 2: The Rise of Taj as Camford Dean
2006 A Harlot's Progress as Doctor Rock
2006 Mayo (1 episode)
2005 Keeping Mum as The Judge
2005 Rome (2 episodes)
2004 A Good Woman as Cecil
2004 Around the World in 80 Days as Lord Rhodes
2003 The Other Boleyn Girl as Lord Farmleigh
2002 Possession as Professor Spear
2000 The Sins (1 episode)
2000 Arabian Nights (2 episodes) as Jerome Gribben
2000 Up at the Villa as Colin Mackenzie
1999 A Christmas Carol as 2nd Broker
1998 The Tichborne Claimant as Cubitt
1997 David as K├Ânig Achisch
1995 Richard III as Archbishop Thomas
1995 Persuasion as Mr. Musgrove
1995 Kavanagh QC (1 episode)
1994 The Madness of King George as Baker
1993 Lady Chatterley (4 episodes) as Duke of Oaklands
1992 As You Like It as Mr. Le Beau / Corin
1992 Orlando as Mr Swift
1992 A Dangerous Man: Lawrence After Arabia as Valence
1991 Ashenden (1 episode) as British MP
1991 Edward II as Bishop
1990 Dear Rosie
1990 Drop the Dead Donkey (1 episode)
1990 Old Flames as Member
1990 One Foot in the Grave (1 episode)
1989 Campion (2 episodes) as Mr. Kettle
1987 Little Dorrit as Mr. Meagles
1987 The Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1 episode)
1987 Miss Marple: Nemesis (2 episodes)
1986 Casualty (1 episode) as The Man
1986 The Insurance Man as The Fat Doctor
1986 Lovejoy (1 episode)
1985 Morons from Outer Space as Soundman
1984 Oxbridge Blues (7 episodes)
1984 Mitch (1 episode)
1984 Sherlock Holmes (1 episode)
1983 An Englishman Abroad as Shoe shop assistant
1982 Airline (2 episodes)
1981 The Good Soldier as Grand Duke
1979 Minder (1 episode)
1979 Who's Who as Man in Window
1978 Edward and Mrs Simpson (1 episode)
1976 The Duchess of Duke Street (2 episodes)
1976 The Glittering Prizes (6 episodes) as Ronald Brathwaite (6 episodes)
1976 Queen Kong as Woolf
1975 Royal Flash as Master
1974 Baby Love as Doctor
1974 Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill (1 episode) as War Office Major
1974 Fall of Eagles (1 episode)
1973 Because of the Cats as Maris
1972 The Edwardians (1 episode)
1972 The Trouble with 2b: Part Five, Thirty Years Younger
1971 Edna: The Inebriate Woman as Victor, Helper at 'Jesus Saves'
1970 Catweazle (1 episode)
1969 The First Churchills (3 episodes)
1969 A Touch of Love as Mike
1969 Rog (1 episode)
1968 The First Lady (1 episode)
1968 Rogues' Gallery (1 episode) as Mr. Peagreen
1963 Doctor Who (2 episodes)
1961 The Avengers (1 episode)
1959 No Hiding Place (1 episode)

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