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Alexander Duncan "Alec" McCowen CBE (born 26 May 1925) is an English actor. He is known for his work in numerous film and stage productions. He was awarded the CBE in the 1985 New Year's Honours List.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Alexander Duncan "Alec" McCowen CBE (born 26 May 1925) is an English actor. He is known for his work in numerous film and stage productions. He was awarded the CBE in the 1985 New Year's Honours List.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Alec McCowen, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 36

Birthday 1925-05-26

Place of Birth Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2002 Gangs of New York as Reverend Raleigh
1997 Midsomer Murders (1 episode)
1993 The Age of Innocence as Sillerton Jackson
1990 St Mark's Gospel
1989 Henry V as Bishop of Ely
1987 Cry Freedom as Acting High Comissioner
1987 Personal Services as Wing Commander Morten
1985 The Assam Garden as Mr. Philpott
1984 Squaring the Circle as Rakowski
1984 Mr. Palfrey of Westminster (10 episodes)
1983 Agatha Christie's Partners in Crime (1 episode)
1983 The Secret Adversary as Sir James Peele Edgerton
1983 Never Say Never Again as Q 'Algy' Algernon
1983 Forever Young as Father Vincent
1980 Twelfth Night as Malvolio
1979 Henry V as Chorus
1979 Hanover Street as Maj. Trumbo
1978 BBC Television Shakespeare (2 episodes)
1978 Stevie as Freddy
1976 Private Lives as Elyot Chase
1973 Orson Welles' Great Mysteries (1 episode)
1972 Travels with My Aunt as Henry Pulling
1972 Frenzy as Chief Inspector Tim Oxford
1970 The Hawaiians as Micah Hale
1966 The Witches as Alan Bax
1965 Play of the Month (1 episode)
1962 The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner as Brown, House Master
1958 The Doctor's Dilemma as Redpenny
1958 The Silent Enemy as Able Seaman Morgan
1957 The One That Got Away as Duty Officer, Hucknall
1957 Town on Trial as Peter Crowley (as Alec Mc Cowen)
1957 The Good Companions as Albert Oakroyd
1957 Time Without Pity as Alec Graham
1955 The Deep Blue Sea as Ken Thompson
1955 This Is Your Life (1 episode)
1953 The Cruel Sea as Tonbridge

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