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Dudley Moore (1935–2002)

Dudley Moore, the gifted comedian who had at least three distinct career phases that brought him great acclaim and success, actually started out as a musical prodigy as a child. He was born in Dagenham, Essex, England, in 1935, to working class parents, Ada Francis (Hughes), an English secretary, and John Havlin Moore, a Scottish railway ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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Arthur Arthur Bach
10 George Webber
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 1998 The Mighty Kong (Video)
Carl Denham / King Kong (voice)
 1996 A Weekend in the Country (TV Movie)
Simon Farrell
 1995 Oscar's Orchestra (TV Series)
- The Battle Begins (1995) ... Oscar (voice)
- World Tour ... Oscar (voice)
- Water Music ... Oscar (voice)
- Viva Espana ... Oscar (voice)
- The Toy Symphony ... Oscar (voice)
 1994 Parallel Lives (TV Movie)
Imaginary Friend / President Andrews
 1993 The Pickle
Planet Cleveland Man (uncredited)
 1992 Shelley Duvall's Bedtime Stories (TV Series)
- Elizabeth and Larry/Bill and Pete (1992) ... Narrator (voice)
 1992 Blame It on the Bellboy
Melvyn Orton
 1986 The Adventures of Milo and Otis
Narrator (English version, voice)
 1984 Micki + Maude
Rob Salinger
 1983 Romantic Comedy
Jason Carmichael
 1983 Lovesick
Saul Benjamin
 1982 Six Weeks
Patrick Dalton
 1980 Wholly Moses!
Harvey Orchid / Herschel
 1979 10
George Webber
 1978 The Hound of the Baskervilles
Doctor Watson / Mrs. Ada Holmes / Mr. Spiggot / ...
 1978 Foul Play
Stanley Tibbets
 1975 When Things Were Rotten (TV Series)
Sheik Achmed
- Those Wedding Bell Blues (1975) ... Sheik Achmed
 1971 An Apple a Day (TV Movie)
Dr. Clive Elwood
 1971 Behind the Fridge (TV Movie)
Various Characters
 1965-1970 Not Only... But Also (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode #3.7 (1970) ... Various Characters
- Episode #3.6 (1970) ... Various Characters
- Episode #3.5 (1970) ... Various Characters
- Episode #3.4 (1970) ... Various Characters
- Episode #3.3 (1970) ... Various Characters
 1969 World in Ferment (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1969)
 1968 Pick of the Year (TV Movie)
 1968 30 Is a Dangerous Age, Cynthia
Rupert Street
 1968 Film Review (TV Mini-Series)
Rupert Street
- Backs British Films (1968) ... Rupert Street
 1966 Five More (TV Series)
- Exit 19 (1966)
 1966 The Wrong Box
John Finsbury
 1965 Love Story (TV Series)
- The Girl Opposite (1965) ... Kuba
 1965 Flatland (Short)
A Square (voice)
 1964 The Hat (Short) (voice)
 1964 Chronicle (TV Series)
 1961 The Third Alibi
Piano accompanist (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Alan Bennett, Jonathan Miller, Peter Cook and his play, "Beyond the Fringe," was performed in an American Conservatory Repertory Theatre production at the Howell Murray Theater at Ravinia in Chicago, Illinois. Rene Auberjonois was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 2 Interviews | 19 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

The Dudley Moore Trio


5' 2½" (1.59 m)

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I have a very ribald sense of humor, which is conventionally known as obscene. See more »


Although he was only 21 years younger than Geraldine Fitzgerald, he played her grandson in Arthur (1981) and Arthur 2: On the Rocks (1988). See more »


Short stature


Cuddly Dudley See more »

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