Biography

Anthony Stewart Head (born 20 February 1954), usually credited as Anthony Head, is an English actor and musician. He rose to fame in the UK following his role in television advertisements for Nescafé Gold Blend (Taster's Choice in the U.S.), and is known for his roles as Rupert Giles in Buffy the Vampire Slayer and as Uther Pendragon in Merlin.

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Anthony Stewart Head (born 20 February 1954), usually credited as Anthony Head, is an English actor and musician. He rose to fame in the UK following his role in television advertisements for Nescafé Gold Blend (Taster's Choice in the U.S.), and is known for his roles as Rupert Giles in Buffy the Vampire Slayer and as Uther Pendragon in Merlin.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 81

Birthday 1954-02-20

Place of Birth Camden Town, London, England, UK

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Also Known As

  • Anthony Head
  • Tony Head

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Buffy the Animated Series(1 episode) as Rupert Giles
2018 The Split(6 episodes) as Oscar
2018 Batman: Gotham by Gaslight as Alfred (voice)
2017 Still Star-Crossed(7 episodes) as Lord Silvestro Capulet
2016 A Street Cat Named Bob as Nigel Bowen
2016 Despite the Falling Snow as Old Misha
2015 Rocky Horror Show Live as Narrator
2015 Convenience as Barry
2014 Dominion(21 episodes) as David Weel
2014 Flying Home as Colin's Father
2013 Yonderland(1 episode)
2013 You, Me & Them(12 episodes) as Ed Walker
2013 Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters as Chiron
2013 Dancing on the Edge(5 episodes) as Donaldson
2011 The Iron Lady as Geoffrey Howe
2011 Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance as Benedict
2011 The Great Ghost Rescue as Prime Minister
2011 Free Agents(9 episodes) as Walter
2011 The Inbetweeners Movie as Will's Dad
2009 Merlin: Secrets and Magic(15 episodes)
2009 Warehouse 13(1 episode) as Paracelsus
2009 Free Agents(9 episodes) as Stephen Caudwell
2008 Rocky Horror Tribute Show as Dr. Frank-N-Furter
2008 Merlin(40 episodes) as Uther Pendragon
2008 Repo! The Genetic Opera as Nathan Wallace / Repo Man
2008 The Inbetweeners(1 episode)
2008 The Invisibles(6 episodes) as Maurice Riley
2007 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street as Man in street - greets Todd after competition
2007 Sold(6 episodes) as Mr Colubrine
2007 Comedy Showcase(1 episode) as Stephen
2007 Amelia and Michael as Michael
2007 Sparkle as Tony
2007 Heroes Unmasked(31 episodes) as Himself - Narrator
2007 Persuasion as Sir Walter Elliot
2007 The Magic Door as George
2006 Scoop
2006 Hotel Babylon(2 episodes)
2005 Sensitive Skin(2 episodes)
2005 Doctor Who(1 episode) as Mr.Finch
2005 Doctor Who Confidential(1 episode)
2005 Imagine Me & You as Ned
2004 True Horror(6 episodes)
2004 Fat Slags as Victor
2004 Buffy The Vampire Slayer: The Animated Series as Rupert Giles (voice)
2003 Reversals as Mr. Andrew Barton
2003 Little Britain(36 episodes) as The Prime Minister
2003 Little Britain(2 episodes)
2003 I'll Be There as Sam Gervasi
2003 The Terry and Gaby Show(1 episode)
2003 Murder Investigation Team(1 episode)
2003 New Tricks(1 episode)
2002 Rose and Maloney(1 episode)
2002 Fillmore!(2 episodes)
2002 Spooks(1 episode)
2002 V Graham Norton(1 episode)
2002 Manchild(15 episodes) as James
2000 My Family(1 episode)
2000 Best Actress as Colin Truemans
2000 Monarch of the Glen(4 episodes)
1998 Two Guys and a Girl(1 episode)
1997 Jonathan Creek(1 episode)
1997 Buffy the Vampire Slayer(145 episodes) as Rupert Giles
1997 Buffy the Vampire Slayer(23 episodes)
1996 Silent Witness(1 episode)
1995 VR.5(13 episodes) as Oliver Sampson
1994 The Trial of Lord Lucan as Dominic Elwes
1994 Royce as Pitlock
1993 The Detectives(1 episode) as Simon
1988 More Bad News as Recording Studio Engineer
1987 Pulaski(1 episode)
1987 A Prayer for the Dying as Rupert
1987 Rockliffe's Babies(1 episode)
1986 Boon(1 episode)
1985 Spenser: For Hire(1 episode)
1985 C.A.T.S. Eyes(1 episode)
1982 The Comic Strip Presents(2 episodes)
1981 Bergerac(1 episode)
1981 Lady Chatterley's Lover as Anton
1980 Love in a Cold Climate(8 episodes) as Tony Kroesig
1978 Accident(1 episode)
1978 Lillie(1 episode)
1978 Enemy at the Door(26 episodes) as Clive Martel
1977 Secret Army(1 episode)

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