STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 2,364 this week

Ed Bishop (I) (1932–2005)


Born as George Victor Bishop in 1932. He changed his name to Edward when he became a professional actor, as there was already an actor named George Bishop. Raised in Peekskill, New York through high school. Served in the US Army 1952-1954, worked as a disc jockey on Armed Forces Radio at St Johns' Newfoundland. Planned for a career in Business ... See full bio »

Riz Ahmed's Satisfying Emmy Win for a Challenging Role in "The Night Of"

Emmy winner Riz Ahmed talks about his win for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie for "The Night Of" and reflects on a character he found challenging to portray.

Watch the video

Favorite Emmy Photos of All Time

From the glamorous to the goofy, take a look at some unforgettable photos from past Emmy Awards.

See unforgettable Emmy photos

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 26 images
created 04 Jun 2014
 
a list of 30 people
created 02 Aug 2014
 
a list of 100 people
created 01 Mar 2016
 
a list of 1937 people
created 09 Aug 2016
 
a list of 14 people
created 3 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Ed Bishop's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

2001: A Space Odyssey
2001: A Space Odyssey Aries-1B Lunar Shuttle Captain
(1968)
Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons
Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons Captain Blue / Narrator
(1967-1968)
UFO
UFO Cmdr. Ed Straker
(1970-1973)
S.O.S. Titanic
S.O.S. Titanic Henry Harris
(1979)

Filmography

To always display TV and movie credits separately, edit your site preferences.

Hide Hide Show Show Actor: TV (84 credits)
 2005 Hiroshima (TV Movie documentary)
Stimson
 2002 Waking the Dead (TV Series)
Tyler
- Special Relationship: Part 1 (2002) ... Tyler
 1998 The American (TV Movie)
Gen. Packard
 1997 Highlander (TV Series)
Edward Banner
- Diplomatic Immunity (1997) ... Edward Banner
 1996 Broken Glass (TV Movie)
Stanton Case
 1993 2point4 Children (TV Series)
Chet
 1988-1993 French and Saunders (TV Series)
Head of Light Entertainment / Various characters
- The Silence of the Lambs (1993) ... Head of Light Entertainment
- Christmas Special (1988) ... Various characters
 1990 Chancer (TV Series)
Elmer
- Hazard (1990) ... Elmer
 1989 The Les Dennis Laughter Show (TV Series)
- Episode #3.4 (1989)
 1988 Worlds Beyond (TV Series)
Mr. Hitchcock
- Reflections of Evil (1988) ... Mr. Hitchcock
 1988 Les Girls (TV Series)
Cheese rep
- Arrival (1988) ... Cheese rep
 1987 The Two Ronnies (TV Series)
 1987 The Two Mrs. Grenvilles (TV Mini-Series)
Strasser
- Episode #1.2 (1987) ... Strasser
- Episode #1.1 (1987) ... Strasser
 1983-1986 The Kenny Everett Television Show (TV Series)
Various
- Episode #4.1 (1986)
- Episode #2.6 (1983) ... Various
- Episode #2.4 (1983) ... Various
- Episode #2.3 (1983) ... Various
 1986 Just Good Friends (TV Series)
Vernon
- Paris (1986) ... Vernon
 1986 The Fifth Missile (TV Movie)
Adm. Stewart Cullinane
 1985 Going for the Gold: The Bill Johnson Story (TV Movie)
Sanders
 1985 Chocky's Children (TV Series)
Dr. Deacon
- Episode #1.6 (1985) ... Dr. Deacon
- Episode #1.5 (1985) ... Dr. Deacon
- Episode #1.4 (1985) ... Dr. Deacon
- Episode #1.3 (1985) ... Dr. Deacon
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... Dr. Deacon
 1985 The Man from Moscow (TV Series)
Alexander
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... Alexander
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... Alexander
 1984 Threads (TV Movie)
US President (voice, uncredited)
 1984 The First Olympics: Athens 1896 (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Bogardus
 1984 Master of the Game (TV Mini-Series)
Dr. Mattson
 1984 The Master of Ballantrae (TV Movie)
Pinkerton
 1983 The Mad Death (TV Mini-Series)
Tom Siegler
- Episode #1.1 (1983) ... Tom Siegler
 1983 Philip Marlowe, Private Eye (TV Series)
District Attorney
- Finger Man (1983) ... District Attorney
 1982 Kelly Monteith (TV Series)
- Episode #4.6 (1982)
 1982 Whoops Apocalypse (TV Series)
Jay Garrick / Newscaster Jay Garrick
- The Violet Hour (1982) ... Newscaster Jay Garrick
 1982 Bid for Power (TV Series) (1982)
 1981 Play for Today (TV Series)
American reporter
- London Is Drowning (1981) ... American reporter
 1981 Take a Letter Mr. Jones (TV Series)
Joe Bradley
- Business Before Pleasure (1981) ... Joe Bradley
 1981 Stainless Steel and Star Spies (TV Movie) (Stainless Steel) (voice)
 1980 Oppenheimer (TV Mini-Series)
General Tom Farrell
- Episode #1.5 (1980) ... General Tom Farrell
 1980 Butterflies (TV Series)
Tony
- Gimme Shelter (1980) ... Tony
 1979 S.O.S. Titanic (TV Movie)
Henry Harris
 1979 Running Blind (TV Series)
Commander Nordlinger
- The Deception Operation (1979) ... Commander Nordlinger
 1979 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Brother Bethlehem
- Children of the Gods (1979) ... Brother Bethlehem (voice)
 1978 Tycoon (TV Series)
Frazer Carter
- Sleeping on Grass (1978) ... Frazer Carter
 1978 The Professionals (TV Series)
Braddock / Dr. Ernest Harbinger
- Man Without a Past (1978) ... Braddock
- Long Shot (1978) ... Dr. Ernest Harbinger
 1978 It Ain't Half Hot Mum (TV Series)
Colonel Sol Zimmerman
- The Stars Look Down (1978) ... Colonel Sol Zimmerman
 1978 A Life at Stake (TV Series)
Jim Lovell
- Houston... We've Got a Problem (1978) ... Jim Lovell
 1978 Wilde Alliance (TV Series)
Wingman
- Danny Boy (1978) ... Wingman
 1977 1990 (TV Series)
Ed Burbank
- Whatever Happened to Cardinal Wolsey? (1977) ... Ed Burbank
 1977 Two's Company (TV Series)
Jack
- The Honeymoon (1977) ... Jack
 1976 Katy (TV Series)
Dr. Carr
- Episode #1.6 (1976) ... Dr. Carr
- Episode #1.5 (1976) ... Dr. Carr
- Episode #1.4 (1976) ... Dr. Carr
- Episode #1.3 (1976) ... Dr. Carr
- Episode #1.2 (1976) ... Dr. Carr
 1976 The Day After Tomorrow (TV Movie)
Narrator
 1976 Rogue's Rock (TV Series)
Cyrus T. Triphammer
- Invasion (1976) ... Cyrus T. Triphammer
- Intrepid (1976) ... Cyrus T. Triphammer
- Minisub (1976) ... Cyrus T. Triphammer
- Crisis! (1976) ... Cyrus T. Triphammer
- Taped! (1976) ... Cyrus T. Triphammer
 1975 NBC Special Treat (TV Series)
TV Announcer
- Into Infinity (1975) ... TV Announcer
 1975 Thriller (TV Series)
Gang boss / Carson
- Death in Deep Water (1975) ... Gang boss (voice)
- Nurse Will Make It Better (1975) ... Carson
 1975 Quiller (TV Series)
Frank Ilroy
- The Price of Violence (1975) ... Frank Ilroy
 1975 Oil Strike North (TV Series)
Patterson
- Deadline (1975) ... Patterson
 1975 Anne of Avonlea (TV Mini-Series)
Judson Parker
 1974 Warship (TV Series)
Sanders
- The Man from the Sea (1974) ... Sanders
 1974 Late Night Drama (TV Series)
The M.D
- Just Fine (1974) ... The M.D
 1974 Colditz (TV Series)
Lt. Col. Harritty
- Liberation (1974) ... Lt. Col. Harritty
 1973 Star Trek: The Animated Series (TV Series)
Asmodeus
- The Magicks of Megas-Tu (1973) ... Asmodeus (voice, uncredited)
 1973 The Protectors (TV Series)
Colonel John Hunter
- The First Circle (1973) ... Colonel John Hunter
 1972 The Adventurer (TV Series)
Wayne
 1971 ITV Saturday Night Theatre (TV Series)
David Beeston
- Man and Boy (1971) ... David Beeston
 1969 Strange Report (TV Series)
Moran
- Report 5055: Cult - Murder Shrieks Out (1969) ... Moran (as Edward Bishop)
 1969 W. Somerset Maugham (TV Series)
Edward Barnard
- The Fall of Edward Barnard (1969) ... Edward Barnard
 1969 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Karl
- On Vacation (1969) ... Karl
 1969 Out of the Unknown (TV Series)
Tom Decker
- Beach Head (1969) ... Tom Decker
 1968 Sherlock Holmes (TV Series)
Joseph Stangerson
- A Study in Scarlet (1968) ... Joseph Stangerson (as Edward Bishop)
 1967-1968 Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons (TV Series)
Captain Blue / Narrator
- The Inquisition (1968) ... Captain Blue / Narrator (voice, as Edward Bishop)
- Attack on Cloudbase (1968) ... Captain Blue / Narrator (voice, as Edward Bishop)
- Flight to Atlantica (1968) ... Captain Blue / Narrator (voice, as Edward Bishop)
- Traitor (1968) ... Captain Blue / Narrator (voice, as Edward Bishop)
- Inferno (1968) ... Captain Blue / Narrator (voice, as Edward Bishop)
 1968 The Portrait of a Lady (TV Series)
Caspar Goodwood
- Revelations (1968) ... Caspar Goodwood (as Edward Bishop)
- Decisions (1968) ... Caspar Goodwood (as Edward Bishop)
- Bequests (1968) ... Caspar Goodwood (as Edward Bishop)
- Proposals (1968) ... Caspar Goodwood (as Edward Bishop)
 1968 Man in a Suitcase (TV Series)
American Agent
- The Boston Square (1968) ... American Agent
 1967 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
Padfield
- Sword of Honour #3: Unconditional Surrender (1967) ... Padfield (as Edward Bishop)
 1964-1966 The Saint (TV Series)
Tony Allard / George Felson / Cy Imberline / ...
- The Man Who Liked Lions (1966) ... Tony Allard (as Edward Bishop)
- The Saint Bids Diamonds (1965) ... George Felson (as Edward Bishop)
- The Saint Steps In (1964) ... Cy Imberline (as Edward Bishop)
- The Revolution Racket (1964) ... Sherm Inkler (as Edward Bishop)
 1966 Court Martial (TV Series)
Law officer
- Shadow of a Man (1966) ... Law officer (as Edward Bishop)
 1965 Mogul (TV Series)
Mr. Kramer
- Stoneface (1965) ... Mr. Kramer (as Edward Bishop)
 1964 Paul Starr (TV Movie)
Paul Starr (voice, as Edward Bishop)
Show Show Actor: Movie (38 credits)
Show Show Actor: Short (5 credits)
Show Show Actor: Video (1 credit)
Show Show Self: TV (7 credits)
Show Show Self: Documentary (1 credit)
Show Show Self: Short (1 credit)
Show Show Self: Video (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

And People All Around (196?, Somerset) See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Edward Bishop

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Attended FANDERSON 81, 82, 84, 90, 91, UFORIA (88), UFORIA II (89), SPACE CITY (93), ACTION 93, Phil and Eds Excellent Con (94), DANGER ZONE (95) conventions. See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

Contribute to This Page