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Peter Vaughan

A true character actor in the best sense of the word, offbeat British thesp Peter Vaughan's hefty frame could appear intimidating or marshmallow benevolent; his beady, hollow eyes menacing or tender; his mere presence menacing or avuncular. Adept at playing both sides of the law, his characters usually possessed a strange, somewhat wary ...

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Apr 4, 1923 In Wem, Shropshire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Played Upon a Stage
Latest Project:
Movie The Making of the Life and Death of Peter Sellers 2017-10-23

2 nominations.

Known For
Poster of An Ideal Husband
Poster of The Remains of the Day
Poster of Brazil
Poster of Straw Dogs
Movie Care Archie 2018
Movie Kate Bush: The Whole Story Unknown 2018
Movie The Crucible Judge Hawthorne 2018
Movie Our Geoff None 2018
Movie A Man Without Friends Det. Insp. Crouch 2018
Movie Intimate Reflections Saleman 2018
Movie Hildegard of Bingen Abbot 2018
Movie The Making of the Life and Death of Peter Sellers Unknown 2017-10-23
Series Porridge: Inside Out Unknown 2014-05-21
Movie MR James: Ghost Writer Unknown 2013-12-25
Series Silk Unknown 2011-02-22
Movie Albatross Unknown 2011-10-14
Series Game of Thrones Unknown 2011-04-17
Movie Game of Thrones: Inside the Night's Watch Unknown 2011-03-01
Series The Many Faces of... Unknown 2010-12-19
Movie The Antiques Rogue Show George Greenhalgh 2009-01-04
Movie Is Anybody There? Bob 2009-05-15
Series Lark Rise to Candleford Unknown 2008-01-13
Movie Second Sight: Kingdom of the Blind Unknown 2008-01-04
Movie Christmas at the Riviera Glen 2007-12-24
Movie Death at a Funeral Uncle Alfie 2007-09-07
Series Holby Blue Unknown 2007-05-08
Series Mobile Unknown 2007-03-19
Series The Comedy Map of Britain Unknown 2007-01-27
Movie Malice Aforethought Widdicombe 2005-04-03
Movie The Life and Death of Peter Sellers Bill Sellers 2004-10-01
Series Doc Martin Unknown 2004-09-02
Movie Ronnie Barker: A BAFTA Tribute Unknown 2004-02-07
Movie The Mother Toots 2004-06-18
Movie Beauty Mr. Robbins 2004-09-11
Movie The Queen of Sheba's Pearls Edward Pretty 2004-12-25
Movie Thursday the 12th Edgar Bannister 2003-04-19
Movie Life Beyond the Box: Norman Stanley Fletcher Harry Grout 2003-12-29
Series Sweet Medicine Unknown 2003-09-04
Movie Margery and Gladys Troy Gladwell 2003-09-21
Series The Jury Michael Colchester 2002-02-17
Series In Deep Unknown 2001-02-19
Movie Kiss Kiss (Bang Bang) Unknown 2001-11-07
Movie Ronnie Barker Interview Unknown 2001-10-01
Movie Lorna Doone Sir Ensor Doone 2001-03-11
Movie Hotel Splendide Morton Blanche 2000-09-22
Movie Longitude Unknown 2000-01-02
Series The 10th Kingdom Unknown 2000-02-27
Movie Canone inverso - Making Love Old Baron Blau 2000-02-11
Series The Thing About Vince Ray 2000-07-24
Movie An Ideal Husband Phipps 1999-06-30
Series The Directors Unknown 1999-10-23
Movie Horatio Hornblower: The Wrong War Admiral Lord Hood 1999-04-25
Series Our Friends in the North Felix Hutchinson 1999-09-30
Series Our Mutual Friend Mr. Boffin 1999-01-03
Movie The Good Son Mick Doyle 1998
Movie The Legend of 1900 'Pops', the Shopkeeper 1998-10-28
Series Casualty Unknown 1998-09-28
Movie Les Misérables Unknown 1998-05-01
Movie The Moonstone Gabriel Betteredge 1997-11-02
Movie Face Unknown 1997-09-26
Series Oliver's Travels Unknown 1996-10-03
Movie The Crucible Giles Corey 1996-11-27
Movie The Secret Agent The Driver 1996-11-08
Series The Choir Frank Ashworth 1995-03-19
Series Heroes of Comedy Unknown 1995-01-01
Movie Fatherland Nebe 1994-11-26
Series Dandelion Dead Dr. Hinks 1994-10-30
Movie Heart of Darkness Director 1994-03-13
Movie The Remains of the Day William Stevens 1993-11-19
Movie Circle of Deceit Liam McAuley 1993-10-16
Series Heartbeat Unknown 1992-04-10
Movie Prisoner of Honor Gen. Mercier 1991-11-02
Series The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes Unknown 1991-02-21
Series Murder Most Horrid Unknown 1991-11-14
Series Nightingales Unknown 1990-02-27
Movie Mountains of the Moon Lord Houghton 1990-02-23
Movie King of the Wind Captain 1990-05-25
Series Chancer Tom Franklyn / ... 1990-03-06
Movie When We Are Married Alderman Joseph Helliwell 1990-04-15
Series Mistress of Suspense Unknown 1990-04-14
Series Birds of a Feather Unknown 1989-10-16
Movie Countdown to War Hermann Göring 1989
Series Rab C. Nesbitt Unknown 1988-12-21
Series Game, Set, and Match Unknown 1988-10-03
Series The Bourne Identity Fritz Koenig 1988-05-08
Series Codename: Kyril Stanov 1988-03-29
Series War and Remembrance Unknown 1988-11-13
Movie Harry's Kingdom Sid Harris 1987
Series Boon Unknown 1986-01-14
Movie Season's Greetings Harvey 1986-12-24
Series Monte Carlo Pabst 1986-09-08
Movie Haunted Honeymoon Francis Abbot Sr. 1986-07-25
Series Sins Chief Prosecutor 1986-02-02
Series Lovejoy Unknown 1986-01-10
Series Screen Two Unknown 1985-01-06
Series C.A.T.S. Eyes Unknown 1985-04-12
Series Masterpiece Theatre: Bleak House Tulkinghorn 1985-04-10
Movie Jamaica Inn Squire Bassatt 1985-06-03
Series Theatre Night Unknown 1985-09-15
Movie Brazil Mr. Helpmann 1985-12-18
Movie Forbidden Major Stauffel 1984-12-01
Movie The Razor's Edge Mackenzie 1984-10-19
Series Fox Mystery Theater Bullneck 1984-09-05
Series Winston Churchill: The Wilderness Years Sir Thomas Inskip 1983-01-16
Movie Coming Out of the Ice Belov 1982-05-23
Movie Time Bandits Winston the Ogre 1981-11-06
Movie The French Lieutenant's Woman Mr. Freeman 1981-10-16
Series Fox Billy Fox 1980-03-10
Movie Doing Time Harry Grout 1979-08-10
Movie Henry VIII Unknown 1979-04-25
Series The Danedyke Mystery Det. Insp. Burroughs 1979-06-03
Movie Zulu Dawn Q.S.M. Bloomfield 1979-05-15
Series Shelley Unknown 1979-07-12
Series The Doombolt Chase Captain Hatfield 1978-03-12
Series The Morecambe & Wise Show Unknown 1978-10-18
Movie Freedom of the Dig None 1978-10-23
Movie Valentino Rory O'Neil 1977-10-04
Series Premiere Unknown 1977-09-22
Series Citizen Smith Dad / ... 1977-04-12
Movie Philby, Burgess and Maclean Unknown 1977-05-31
Series Life and Death of Penelope Unknown 1976-01-07
Movie Symptoms Brady 1976-06-01
Series Arena Unknown 1975-10-01
Series Against the Crowd Don Macintyre 1975-07-13
Series The Sweeney Unknown 1975-01-02
Series The Pallisers Unknown 1975-10-01
Series BBC2 Playhouse Unknown 1974-03-13
Series Härte 10 Mr. Mackintosh 1974-12-14
Series Zodiac Unknown 1974-02-25
Series Thriller Unknown 1974-01-21
Movie The Blockhouse Aufret 1974-01-01
Series The Squirrels Unknown 1974-07-08
Movie 11 Harrowhouse Coglin 1974-10-02
Series Fall of Eagles Unknown 1974-03-15
Movie The MacKintosh Man Brunskill 1973-10-26
Movie Malachi's Cove Mr. Gunliffe 1973-10-01
Movie The Return None 1973-09-30
Series Black and Blue Unknown 1973-08-14
Series Porridge Unknown 1973-04-01
Movie Massacre in Rome Gen. Albert Kesselring 1973-10-24
Series My Partner the Ghost Unknown 1973-09-09
Movie Savage Messiah Museum Attendant 1972-09-01
Series Full House Unknown 1972-10-14
Movie The Pied Piper Bishop 1972-12-17
Movie A Warning to the Curious Mr Paxton 1972-12-24
Series Crown Court Unknown 1972-10-11
Series The Adventurer Unknown 1972-09-29
Series No Exit Calder 1972-07-12
Series Madigan Unknown 1972-09-20
Series The Protectors Unknown 1972-09-29
Movie Straw Dogs Tom Hedden 1972-01-30
Series The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes Horace Dorrington 1971-09-20
Series The Persuaders! Unknown 1971-09-18
Series Strange Report Unknown 1971-01-08
Series Play for Today Unknown 1970-10-15
Series Big Brother John Cliveden 1970-08-30
Movie Sudden Terror Paul Grazzini 1970-06-01
Movie Taste of Excitement Inspector Malling 1969-11-01
Series ITV Sunday Night Theatre Albert / ... 1969-01-11
Series The Gold Robbers DCS Cradock 1969-06-06
Movie Alfred the Great Burrud 1969-10-01
Movie A Twist of Sand Johann 1968-12-09
Movie The Bofors Gun Sgt. Walker 1968-09-22
Series The Expert Unknown 1968-07-05
Series Man in a Suitcase Unknown 1968-05-03
Movie The Man Outside Nikolai Volkov 1968-06-20
Series Treasure Island Unknown 1968
Movie Hammerhead Hammerhead 1968-04-01
Series ITV Playhouse Unknown 1967-09-25
Movie Rotten to the Core Sir Henry Capell 1967-03-09
Series Great Expectations Mr. Jaggers 1967-01-22
Series The Saint Unknown 1967-05-21
Series This Way for Murder Insp. Frant 1967-06-03
Series Omnibus Benvenuto Cellini 1967-10-13
Series Haunted Unknown 1967-08-19
Movie The Naked Runner Martin Slattery 1967-07-27
Series Quick Before They Catch Us Unknown 1966-09-12
Series The Informer Unknown 1966-08-03
Series Adam Adamant Lives! Unknown 1966-06-03
Series The Avengers Unknown 1966-03-28
Series Thirty-Minute Theatre Unknown 1965-10-07
Series Public Eye Unknown 1965-01-23
Series Knock on Any Door Unknown 1965-10-02
Movie Die! Die! My Darling! Harry 1965-03-21
Movie Smokescreen Roper 1964-10-03
Series The Wednesday Play Ron / ... 1964-09-30
Series Horizon Unknown 1964-05-02
Series Theatre 625 Unknown 1964-05-03
Movie Two Living, One Dead John Kester 1964-09-05
Series Dimensions of Fear Unknown 1963
Series First Night Albert / ... 1963-09-22
Series Festival Gonnern / ... 1963-10-09
Series Crane Unknown 1963-04-02
Movie The Victors Unknown 1963-12-19
Movie The Punch and Judy Man Unknown 1963-04-08
Movie Still Life Vonnick 1963-03-15
Series Hancock Unknown 1963-01-03
Series Our Man at St. Mark's Unknown 1963-09-25
Series Espionage Unknown 1963-10-02
Series Maupassant Unknown 1963-06-20
Series Richard the Lionheart Unknown 1962-06-04
Movie I Thank a Fool Unknown 1962-09-14
Series Oliver Twist Bill Sikes 1962-01-07
Movie The Devil's Agent Chief of Hungarian Police 1962-09-01
Movie A Book with Chapters in It Ben 1961-12-08
Movie The Court Martial of Major Keller Unknown 1961-12-01
Series A Chance of Thunder Yardley 1961-11-22
Movie Make Mine Mink Unknown 1961-02-10
Series Three Live Wires Unknown 1961-05-15
Series Top Secret Unknown 1961-08-11
Series Played Upon a Stage Unknown 1960
Series Man from Interpol Unknown 1960-01-30
Series Coronation Street Unknown 1960-12-09
Series The Cheaters Unknown 1960-12-10
Movie Village of the Damned Unknown 1960-12-07
Series Deadline Midnight Unknown 1960-06-13
Series Inside Story Unknown 1960-02-28
Series Armchair Mystery Theatre Unknown 1960-06-05
Series BBC Sunday-Night Play Unknown 1960-01-03
Series Knight Errant Limited Unknown 1959-10-13
Movie Sapphire Unknown 1959-11-02
Series No Hiding Place Unknown 1959-09-16
Series Probation Officer Unknown 1959-09-14
Series Interpol Calling Unknown 1959-09-13
Movie The 39 Steps Unknown 1959-03-13
Series Saturday Playhouse Unknown 1958-01-04
Series Mary Britten, M.D. Unknown 1958-09-13
Series The Adventures of Ben Gunn Unknown 1958-06-01
Series Potts and the Phantom Piper Stannard 1957-02-02
Series Armchair Theatre Unknown 1956-07-08
Series Boyd Q.C. Unknown 1956-12-24
Series Tales from Soho Unknown 1956-01-21
Series ITV Television Playhouse Guard 1955-09-24
Series ITV Play of the Week Unknown 1955-09-01
Series Dixon of Dock Green Unknown 1955-07-09
Series Stage by Stage Foretop / ... 1954-08-16
Series Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Unknown 1954-10-27
Series BBC Sunday-Night Theatre Unknown 1950-01-01