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Christopher Burgess (I) (1926–2013)

Christopher Burgess was born on December 15, 1926. He was an actor, known for Doctor Who (1963), The Medusa Touch (1978) and Les Miserables (1978). He died on August 25, 2013 in England. See full bio »

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Known For

Doctor Who
Doctor Who Barnes / Swann / Professor Philips
(1968-1974)
The Medusa Touch
(1978)
Les Miserables
Les Miserables Police Inspector
(1978)

Filmography

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 1990 Screen One (TV Series)
Officer Colleague
- Can You Hear Me Thinking? (1990) ... Officer Colleague
 1989 The Bill (TV Series)
Mr. James
- Make My Day (1989) ... Mr. James
 1989 Shadow of the Noose (TV Mini-Series)
Inspector Upfold
- Gone for a Soldier (1989) ... Inspector Upfold
 1989 Screen Two (TV Series)
Porton security
- Here Is the News (1989) ... Porton security
 1988 Gentlemen and Players (TV Series)
Returning officer
- According to the Rules (1988) ... Returning officer
 1986-1987 Jossy's Giants (TV Series)
Albert Hanson
- Perfect Match (1987) ... Albert Hanson
- Home and Away (1987) ... Albert Hanson
- The Italian Take-Away (1987) ... Albert Hanson
- A Question of Sports (1987) ... Albert Hanson
- The Glipton Romeos (1987) ... Albert Hanson
 1986 David Copperfield (TV Mini-Series)
Creditor
- Episode #1.3 (1986) ... Creditor
 1983 Jane Eyre (TV Mini-Series)
Carter
- Episode #1.6 (1983) ... Carter
- Episode #1.3 (1983) ... Carter
- Episode #1.2 (1983) ... Carter
- Episode #1.1 (1983) ... Carter
 1982 County Hall (TV Series)
Gordon Worth
- Episode #1.12 (1982) ... Gordon Worth (as Chris Burgess)
- Episode #1.11 (1982) ... Gordon Worth (as Chris Burgess)
- Episode #1.10 (1982) ... Gordon Worth (as Chris Burgess)
- Episode #1.5 (1982) ... Gordon Worth (as Chris Burgess)
- Episode #1.4 (1982) ... Gordon Worth (as Chris Burgess)
 1980 The Enigma Files (TV Series)
Albert
- Dead Reckoning (1980) ... Albert
 1980 Together (TV Series)
Leslie Shepherd
- Episode #1.27 (1980) ... Leslie Shepherd
- Episode #1.25 (1980) ... Leslie Shepherd
- Episode #1.24 (1980) ... Leslie Shepherd
- Episode #1.23 (1980) ... Leslie Shepherd
- Episode #1.21 (1980) ... Leslie Shepherd
 1979 Two People (TV Series)
Mr. Aston
- Back to Earth (1979) ... Mr. Aston
- Ructions (1979) ... Mr. Aston
- Blueprints (1979) ... Mr. Aston
 1979 Danger UXB (TV Series)
Photographer
- Unsung Heroes (1979) ... Photographer
 1978 Les Miserables (TV Movie)
Police Inspector
 1978 The Onedin Line (TV Series)
Ringham
- The Upright Man (1978) ... Ringham
 1978 The Medusa Touch
Pilot
 1978 Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (TV Series)
Mr. Simpson
- Episode #1.1 (1978) ... Mr. Simpson
 1977 Treasure Island (TV Mini-Series)
Black Dog
- Episode #1.2 (1977) ... Black Dog
- Episode #1.1 (1977) ... Black Dog
 1977 The Velvet Glove (TV Series)
Man in audience
- Auntie's Niece (1977) ... Man in audience
 1975 North & South (TV Mini-Series)
Boucher
- Episode #1.3 (1975) ... Boucher
- Episode #1.2 (1975) ... Boucher
 1975 The Growing Pains of PC Penrose (TV Series)
Inspector Fox
- Among Those Appearing (1975) ... Inspector Fox
- It's Quiet Midweek (1975) ... Inspector Fox
- The Melody Lingers On (1975) ... Inspector Fox
- Always a Spectator, Never a Player (1975) ... Inspector Fox
- For the Love of Billy (1975) ... Inspector Fox
 1969-1974 Z Cars (TV Series)
Rhine / Sailor Cromwell / Harry Dance
- Absence (1974) ... Harry Dance
- Snout: Part 2 (1969) ... Sailor Cromwell
- Snout: Part 1 (1969) ... Sailor Cromwell
 1973 Crown Court (TV Series)
Anthony Standing MP
- Public Lives: Part 3 (1973) ... Anthony Standing MP
 1973 Jack the Ripper (TV Mini-Series)
- Suspects (1973)
 1972 Softly Softly: Task Force (TV Series)
Brice
- Priorities (1972) ... Brice
 1970 Menace (TV Series)
George
- The Innocent (1970) ... George
 1969 Take Three Girls (TV Series)
Milkman
- Stop Acting (1969) ... Milkman
 1969 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Lambert
- Breaking Point (1969) ... Lambert
 1969 Wink to Me Only (TV Series)
Alf
- The Council Wears Earrings (1969) ... Alf
 1969 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Joseph
- Colombe (1969) ... Joseph
 1968 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Andre
- A Night with Mrs. Da Tanka (1968) ... Andre
 1966 This Man Craig (TV Series)
Tom Morocco
- The Good Chemist (1966) ... Tom Morocco
 1965 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Trooper
- The Cabbage Tree Hat Boys (1965) ... Trooper
 1963 Suspense (TV Series)
Fred
- Two Bits of Iron (1963) ... Fred
 1961 Deadline Midnight (TV Series)
Charlie Hammond
- Doggo (1961) ... Charlie Hammond
 1960 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Willie
- Pay Day (1960) ... Willie
 1960 The Herries Chronicle (TV Series)
Osbaldistone
- Rogue Herries - 1739 (1960) ... Osbaldistone
- Rogue Herries - 1731 (1960) ... Osbaldistone
 1960 Who Killed Menna Lorraine? (TV Movie)
Mr. Martin
 1958 Television Playwright (TV Series)
Luis Duncan
- In a Backward Country (1958) ... Luis Duncan
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Euripedes' play, "Medea," at the Theatr Clwyd in Wales with Eileen Atkins, Leon Herbert, Anne Dyson, Clifton Jones, and Paul Barber in the cast. Toby Robertson was director.

Alternate Names:

Chris Burgess
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British character actor with numerous TV credits, on screen from 1960. See more »

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Sagittarius

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