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John Bell (III)

John Bell was born on November 1, 1940 in Maitland, New South Wales, Australia as John Anthony Bell. He is an actor and director, known for Break of Day (1976), Far East (1982) and The Taming of the Shrew (1973). He is married to Anna Volska. They have two children. See full bio »

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Known For

Break of Day
Break of Day Arthur
Far East
Far East Peter Reeves
The Taming of the Shrew


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 2015 Deadline Gallipoli (TV Mini-Series)
Lord Kitchener
 1990 A Country Practice (TV Series)
Peter Kerr
- All or Nothing: Part 2 (1990) ... Peter Kerr
 1989 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
- The Fuehrer's Children (1989) ... Vogel
 1986 Hunger (TV Movie)
Romanian Consul
 1984 The Explorers (TV Series documentary)
- South to North (1984) ... Wills
 1976 Break of Day
 1974 Hamlet (TV Movie)
 1972 The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui (TV Movie)
Arturo Ui
 1963 The Long Sunset (TV Movie)
 1963 Ballad for One Gun (TV Movie)
Ned Kelly
 1962 The Devil to Pay (Short)
John Grey
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 1974 A Hard God (TV Movie)
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 2014 Tosca (TV Movie) (stage director)
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 1977 A Calendar of Dreamings (Short)
Himself - Narrator
 1972 The Explorers (TV Series)
William Wills
- Burke and Wills (1972) ... William Wills
 1963 Clement Meadmore (Short)
Himself - Narrator

Personal Details

Other Works:

His theatre credits include: Rosencrantz in "Hamlet" by William Shakespeare , directed by Peter Hall (Aldwych Theatre, London, 1965)

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He was awarded the A.M. (Member of the Order of Australia) for his services to the arts in the 1987 Queen's Birthday Honours List. See more »

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