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John Burgess (I) (1933–2010)

John Burgess was born on February 2, 1933 in London, England as John Herman Louis Bogush. He is known for his work on Brookside (1982), Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (1990) and Give My Regards to Broad Street (1984). He was married to Dorothy Macaulay, Lana Cyzer, Sylvia and Vivienne Martin. He died on November 15, 2010 in the UK. See full bio »

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(age 77) in UK

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Known For

Brookside
Brookside David 'Bing' Crosbie / David Crosbie / Headmaster / Alan Gordon
(1984-2002)
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead Ambassador from England
(1990)
The Ruth Rendell Mysteries
The Ruth Rendell Mysteries Dr. Len Crocker / Dr. Crocker
(1988-1992)

Filmography

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 2004-2008 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Cully's Grandfather / Douglas
- Blood Wedding (2008) ... Cully's Grandfather
- Ghosts of Christmas Past (2004) ... Douglas
 2008 Pulling (TV Series)
Old Man
- Episode #2.5 (2008) ... Old Man
 2002-2007 Doctors (TV Series)
Seth Morrison / Roger Boothroyd
- An Inconsolable Loss (2007) ... Seth Morrison
- Different Drummer (2002) ... Roger Boothroyd
 2005-2007 My Family (TV Series)
Brad / Toy Boy
- Susan of Troy (2007) ... Brad
- ...and I'll Cry If I Want To (2005) ... Toy Boy
 2006 The 10th Man (Short)
Mr. Shields
 2005 Catherine the Great (TV Movie)
Narrator (voice)
 2005 Holby City (TV Series)
Peter Streatham
- Live and Let Die (2005) ... Peter Streatham
 2005 According to Bex (TV Series)
Elderly Man
- Breaking Up Is Hard to Do (2005) ... Elderly Man
 2000 The Great Indoors (Short)
The Vicar
 1991-1993 Lovejoy (TV Series)
Popov / Popoy
 1992 The House of Eliott (TV Series)
Benjamin Kendrick
- Episode #2.11 (1992) ... Benjamin Kendrick
 1992 Sam Saturday (TV Series)
Rabbi Levene
- Street Life (1992) ... Rabbi Levene
 1992 The Jazz Detective (TV Movie)
Dr. Hunter
 1992 Van der Valk (TV Series)
Roemers
- Proof of Life (1992) ... Roemers
 1992 Screen One (TV Series)
Sheriff
- Adam Bede (1992) ... Sheriff
 1991 Grange Hill (TV Series)
Stuart, Travel Agency
- Episode #14.2 (1991) ... Stuart, Travel Agency
 1991 Agatha Christie: Poirot (TV Series)
Mr Harrison
- How Does Your Garden Grow? (1991) ... Mr Harrison
 1990 Harry Enfield's Television Programme (TV Series)
Bank Manager
- Episode #1.3 (1990) ... Bank Manager
- Episode #1.2 (1990) ... Bank Manager
 1990 The Green Man (TV Series)
Duerinckx-Williams
- Episode #1.2 (1990) ... Duerinckx-Williams
 1990 Theatre Night (TV Series)
Duke of Venice / Lodovico
 1989 4 Play (TV Series)
Edward
- Family (1989) ... Edward
 1989 Casualty (TV Series)
Gordon Diamond
- Day Off (1989) ... Gordon Diamond
 1989 Miss Firecracker
William
 1989 Murderers Among Us: The Simon Wiesenthal Story (TV Movie)
Defense Counsel
 1988-1989 EastEnders (TV Series)
Gerald Ludlow
- Episode dated 18 April 1989 (1989) ... Gerald Ludlow
- Episode dated 2 June 1988 (1988) ... Gerald Ludlow
 1989 Laura and Disorder (TV Series)
Bert
- The Metal Detector (1989) ... Bert
 1989 Mystery!: Campion (TV Series)
Dr. Fettes
- Death of a Ghost: Part 2 (1989) ... Dr. Fettes
- Death of a Ghost: Part 1 (1989) ... Dr. Fettes
 1989 Boon (TV Series)
Johnson
- The Not So Lone Ranger (1989) ... Johnson
 1988 This Is David Lander (TV Series)
Norman Gresham
- The Rocketing Cost of Defence (1988) ... Norman Gresham
 1988 Christabel (TV Mini-Series)
Neisse
- Episode #1.2 (1988) ... Neisse
- Episode #1.1 (1988) ... Neisse
 1986 First Among Equals (TV Mini-Series)
Shadow Chancellor
- Episode #1.7 (1986) ... Shadow Chancellor
 1986 To Have and to Hold (TV Mini-Series)
Uncle
- Episode #1.6 (1986) ... Uncle
 1985 The Bill (TV Series)
Chalky White
- Suspects (1985) ... Chalky White
 1985 From the Top (TV Series)
Solly Jolly
- Episode #1.6 (1985) ... Solly Jolly
 1984 Big Deal (TV Series)
Drunk
- Video Man (1984) ... Drunk
 1984 Sakharov (TV Movie)
 1980 The Greeks: A Journey in Space and Time (TV Series)
First Chorus
- Heroes and Men (1980) ... First Chorus
 1980 The Dybbuk (TV Movie)
Michoel
 1979 The Bitch
Jeweller (uncredited)
 1976 I, Claudius (TV Mini-Series)
Julia's Lover
- Waiting in the Wings (1976) ... Julia's Lover
 1975 Against the Crowd (TV Series)
Doctor
- Tell It to the Chancellor (1975) ... Doctor
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Theatre credits include: "Dave" in the play "Two Thousand years" written and directed by Mike Leigh (National Theatre Cottesloe, September 2005 - January 2006, then National Theatre Lyttelton, March - July 2006). See more »
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