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Sir William Cecil (Character)
from Elizabeth (1998)

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Alternate Names:
Lord Burleigh / Lord Cecil / William Cecil

Filmography

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  1. Anonymous (2011/I) Played by David Thewlis (as William Cecil)

  2. "The Virgin Queen"
    ... aka "Elizabeth I: The Virgin Queen" - USA (DVD title)
        - Episode #1.4 (2006) TV episode, Played by Ian Hart (as William Cecil)
        - Episode #1.3 (2006) TV episode, Played by Ian Hart (as William Cecil)
        - Episode #1.2 (2006) TV episode, Played by Ian Hart (as William Cecil)
        - Episode #1.1 (2006) TV episode, Played by Ian Hart (as William Cecil)
  3. Elizabeth Rex (2004) (TV) Played by Bernard Hopkins (as Lord Cecil)
  4. Maria Stuarda (2002) (V) Played by Marzio Giossi (as Lord Cecil)
  5. Elizabeth (2000) (TV) Played by Colin Higgins (as William Cecil)

  6. Elizabeth (1998) Played by Richard Attenborough
    ... aka "Elizabeth: The Virgin Queen" - USA (closing credits title)
  7. Roberto Devereux (1997) (TV) Played by Pierre Lefebvre (as Lord Cecil)
  8. "In Suspicious Circumstances"
        - An Evil Business (1996) TV episode, Played by Greg Hicks
  9. "Star Trek: Voyager"
    ... aka "Voyager" - USA (short title)
        - Persistence of Vision (1995) TV episode, Played by Michael Cumpsty (as Lord Burleigh)
        - Cathexis (1995) TV episode, Played by Michael Cumpsty (as Lord Burleigh)

  10. Mary Stuart (1982) (TV) Played by Alan Opie

  11. Roberto Devereux (1975) (TV) Played by John Lankston (as Lord Cecil)
  12. Mary, Queen of Scots (1971) Played by Trevor Howard (as William Cecil)
  13. "Elizabeth R"
        - Sweet England's Pride (1971) TV episode, Played by Ronald Hines (as William Cecil)
        - The Enterprise of England (1971) TV episode, Played by Ronald Hines (as William Cecil)
        - Shadow in the Sun (1971) TV episode, Played by Ronald Hines (as William Cecil)
        - The Marriage Game (1971) TV episode, Played by Ronald Hines (as William Cecil)
        - The Lion's Cub (1971) TV episode, Played by Ronald Hines (as William Cecil)

  14. "The Queen's Traitor"
        - Episode #1.5 (1967) TV episode, Played by Derek Francis (as Lord Burleigh)
        - Episode #1.4 (1967) TV episode, Played by Derek Francis (as Lord Burleigh)
        - Episode #1.3 (1967) TV episode, Played by Derek Francis (as Lord Burleigh)
        - Episode #1.2 (1967) TV episode, Played by Derek Francis (as Lord Burleigh)
        - Episode #1.1 (1967) TV episode, Played by Derek Francis (as Lord Burleigh)
  15. Seven Seas to Calais (1962) Played by Anthony Dawson (as Lord Burleigh)
    ... aka "Il dominatore dei 7 mari" - Italy (original title)
  16. "La caméra explore le temps"
        - Le meurtre de Henry Darnley ou La double passion de Marie Stuart (1962) TV episode, Played by Jacques Mancier (as Lord Cecil)

  17. "Kenilworth"
        - Episode #1.6 (1957) TV episode, Played by Hugh Moxey (as Lord Burleigh)

  18. Courageous Mr. Penn (1942) Played by O.B. Clarence (as Lord Cecil)
    ... aka "Penn of Pennsylvania" - UK (original title)

  19. Fire Over England (1937) Played by Morton Selten (as Lord Burleigh)

  20. The Virgin Queen (1923) Played by Hubert Carrer

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Quotes:
From Elizabeth (1998)
Sir William Cecil, Lord Burghley: Now, I really must...
Elizabeth: The word "must" is not used to princes!
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