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Jonathan Cecil (1939–2011)

Jonathan Cecil was born on February 22, 1939 in London, England as Jonathan Hugh Gascoyne-Cecil. He was an actor, known for History of the World: Part I (1981), Barry Lyndon (1975) and The Whitehall Worrier (1967). He was married to Anna Sharkey and Vivien Heilbron. He died on September 22, 2011 in Charing Cross, London. See full bio »

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Known For

History of the World: Part I
History of the World: Part I Poppinjay - The French Revolution
(1981)
Barry Lyndon
Barry Lyndon Lt. Jonathan Fakenham
(1975)
The Whitehall Worrier
The Whitehall Worrier Roger Deere
(1967)
As You Like It
(1992)

Filmography

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 2013 Henry and the Midnight Dentist (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 2010 Man and Dog (Short)
Walter
 2009 The Shaftesbury Players (Short)
Dickie
 2009 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Melville Dodgson
- The Glitch (2009) ... Melville Dodgson
 2008 Fable II (Video Game) (voice)
 2006 Van Wilder 2: The Rise of Taj
Provost Cunningham
 2006 Turning Shadows (Short)
Herman Syden
 2005 The Worst Week of My Life (TV Series)
Alexander
- Saturday (2005) ... Alexander
 2004 Fakers
Dr. Fielding
 2001 Victoria & Albert (TV Movie)
Page
 2000 One Foot in the Grave (TV Series)
Mr Gundry
- Things Aren't Simple Any More (2000) ... Mr Gundry
 1998 RPM
Lord Baxter
 1997 Day Release
 1994 Just William (TV Series)
Rawlings
- William and the Russian Prince (1994) ... Rawlings
 1994 Murder Most Horrid (TV Series)
Mr. Warburton
- A Severe Case of Death (1994) ... Mr. Warburton
 1994 The Rector's Wife (TV Mini-Series)
Robert Ramsay
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... Robert Ramsay
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... Robert Ramsay
 1994 Late Flowering Lust (TV Movie)
Mr Fairclough
 1993 Kleptophilia (Short)
 1992 As You Like It
Lord
 1992 Il segno del comando (TV Movie)
Edwin Price
 1990 The Fool
Sir Martin Locket
 1989 The Child Eater (Short)
Mr. Thomas
 1988 Hot Paint (TV Movie)
Earl of Lanscombe
 1987 The Hospice (TV Movie)
 1987 Little Dorrit
Magnate from the Bench
 1987 The Second Victory
Capt. Lowell
 1986 Murder in Three Acts (TV Movie)
Hastings
 1986 Alice in Wonderland (TV Series)
White Rabbit
- Episode #1.4 (1986) ... White Rabbit
- Episode #1.3 (1986) ... White Rabbit
- Episode #1.2 (1986) ... White Rabbit
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... White Rabbit
 1986 Dead Man's Folly (TV Movie)
Captain Arthur Hastings
 1985 Thirteen at Dinner (TV Movie)
Captain Arthur Hastings
 1984 The House (TV Movie)
Bishop Wooler
 1984 The Wind in the Willows (TV Series)
Other Voices
- The Further Adventures of Toad (1984) ... Other Voices (voice)
 1984 Lady Is a Tramp (TV Series)
Posh Man
- Episode #2.6 (1984) ... Posh Man
 1983/I The Wind in the Willows (TV Movie)
Reggie (voice)
 1983 And the Ship Sails On
Ricotin
 1983 The Kenny Everett Television Show (TV Series)
Various
- Episode #2.2 (1983) ... Various
 1983 Farmers Arms (TV Movie)
Mr. Brown
 1982 Jackanory Playhouse (TV Series)
Lord Hawkspur
- The Princess and the Inventor (1982) ... Lord Hawkspur
 1982 Gulliver in Lilliput (TV Series)
King Golbasto
- Episode #1.4 (1982) ... King Golbasto
- Episode #1.3 (1982) ... King Golbasto
- Episode #1.2 (1982) ... King Golbasto
- Episode #1.1 (1982) ... King Golbasto
 1981 Thank You, P.G. Wodehouse (TV Movie)
Bertie Wooster
 1981 History of the World: Part I
Poppinjay - The French Revolution
 1980 Worzel Gummidge (TV Series)
Vicar
- Choir Practice (1980) ... Vicar
 1980 The Taming of the Shrew (TV Movie)
Hortensio
 1980 Oh Happy Band (TV Series)
Mr. Herbert
- Diplomatic Privilege (1980) ... Mr. Herbert
- Home Cure (1980) ... Mr. Herbert
- A Record to Be Proud of (1980) ... Mr. Herbert
- Let Bygones Be Bygones (1980) ... Mr. Herbert
- A Bird in the Bush (1980) ... Mr. Herbert
 1980 ITV Sunday Night Drama (TV Series)
Dave Hutcheson
- Remember Jack Buchanan (1980) ... Dave Hutcheson
 1980 Frank Muir on Children (TV Series)
 1980 Rising Damp
Boutique Assistant
 1980 Spy! (TV Series)
Johnnie Howard
- Cynthia (1980) ... Johnnie Howard
 1976-1978 Whodunnit? (TV Series)
Captain Ginger / Coleman
- Which Eye, Jack? (1978) ... Captain Ginger
- Final Verdict (1976) ... Coleman
 1977 It Ain't Half Hot Mum (TV Series)
Major Nangle
- Puddings from Heaven (1977) ... Major Nangle
 1977 Joseph Andrews
Fop One
 1976 The Venetian Twins (TV Movie)
 1976 Under the Doctor
Rodney Harrington-Harrington / Lord Woodbridge
 1976 Wodehouse Playhouse (TV Series)
King Boola
- The Nodder (1976) ... King Boola
 1975 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series)
Holofernes
- Love's Labour's Lost (1975) ... Holofernes
 1975 Barry Lyndon
Lt. Jonathan Fakenham
 1975 The Rough with the Smooth (TV Series)
George Robinson
- Episode #1.3 (1975) ... George Robinson
 1974-1975 Romany Jones (TV Series)
Jeremy Chrichton-Jones
- The Night Out (1975) ... Jeremy Chrichton-Jones
- The Washing (1975) ... Jeremy Chrichton-Jones
- A Good Lawyer (1975) ... Jeremy Chrichton-Jones
- The Learner Driver (1975) ... Jeremy Chrichton-Jones
- Cold Comfort (1975) ... Jeremy Chrichton-Jones
 1975 Are You Being Served? (TV Series)
Newlywed Male Customer
- Shoulder to Shoulder (1975) ... Newlywed Male Customer
 1973 Alice Through the Looking Glass (TV Movie)
Hatta / Father of Beamish Boy
 1973 Dad's Army (TV Series)
Captain Cadbury
- Things That Go Bump in the Night (1973) ... Captain Cadbury
 1973 A Picture of Katherine Mansfield (TV Series)
Eddie Warren
- Episode #1.5 (1973) ... Eddie Warren
 1972 Up the Front
Nigel / Nigel Phipps Fortescue
 1972 The Sextet (TV Series)
Gallery proprietor
- A Question of Degree (1972) ... Gallery proprietor
 1972 The Dick Emery Show (TV Series)
- Episode #11.8 (1972)
 1972 The Goodies (TV Series)
Arthur Minion
- Charity Bounce (1972) ... Arthur Minion
 1971 It's Awfully Bad for Your Eyes, Darling (TV Series)
Dominic
- The Making of Pudding (1971) ... Dominic
- Forsaking All Others (1971) ... Dominic
- The Man Who Came to Dinner (1971) ... Dominic
- The Flat to Ourselves (1971) ... Dominic
 1971 Catch Me a Spy
British Attaché
 1971 Ace of Wands (TV Series)
Mr. Thwaites
- Seven Serpents, Sulphur and Salt: Part 3 (1971) ... Mr. Thwaites
 1971 Lust for a Vampire
Biggs
 1970 She Follows Me About (TV Movie)
Aubrey
 1970 A Cup of Kindness (TV Movie)
Stanley Tutt
 1970 The Culture Vultures (TV Series)
Dr. Ian Meredith
- Spring Fever (1970) ... Dr. Ian Meredith
- Practical Demonstrations (1970) ... Dr. Ian Meredith
- Double, Double, Toil and Trouble (1970) ... Dr. Ian Meredith
- Rake's Progress (1970) ... Dr. Ian Meredith
- Episode #1.1 (1970) ... Dr. Ian Meredith
 1966-1970 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series)
Maj. Fitzwarren / Pongo Twistleton / Roger Deare
- Keep 'Em Rolling (1970) ... Maj. Fitzwarren
- Uncle Fred Flits By (1967) ... Pongo Twistleton
- The Mallard Imaginaire (1966) ... Roger Deare
 1970 Oh Brother! (TV Series)
 1970 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Lytton Strachey
- Mad Jack (1970) ... Lytton Strachey
 1969 Doctor in the House (TV Series)
Mungo Ludlake
- Rallying Round... (1969) ... Mungo Ludlake
 1969 Otley
Young Man at Party
 1968-1969 The Old Campaigner (TV Series)
Peter Clancy
- French Farce (1969) ... Peter Clancy
- Home Cooking (1969) ... Peter Clancy
- White Man's Tomb (1968) ... Peter Clancy
- Man of Letters (1968) ... Peter Clancy
- Minx (1968) ... Peter Clancy
 1967 Sorry I'm Single (TV Series)
Martin
- The Best Man (1967) ... Martin
 1967 The Whitehall Worrier (TV Series)
Roger Deere
- Strip for Action (1967) ... Roger Deere
- Chapter of Accidents (1967) ... Roger Deere
- No Smear Without Fire (1967) ... Roger Deere
- Sebastian (1967) ... Roger Deere
- Curtains for No. 11 (1967) ... Roger Deere
 1966 Major Barbara (TV Movie)
Charles Lomax
 1966 The Great St. Trinian's Train Robbery
Man (uncredited)
 1965 Eugenie Grandet (TV Mini-Series)
Adolphe
- Love (1965) ... Adolphe
 1965 Hudd (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1965)
 1965 Famous Gossips (TV Series)
A thin gentleman
- Parson Yorick: The Sentimental Traveler (1965) ... A thin gentleman
 1965 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Laidlow
- The Fall of the Sparrow (1965) ... Laidlow
 1965 The Marriage Lines (TV Series)
Dave
- Nest of Starlings (1965) ... Dave
 1964 The Yellow Rolls-Royce (uncredited)
 1964 Six (TV Series)
Mr. Cummings
 1964 The Ordeal of Richard Feverel (TV Series)
Giles Jinkson
- The Seed (1964) ... Giles Jinkson
 1964 Nothing But the Best
Guard's Officer at Hunt Ball (uncredited)
 1964 First Night (TV Series)
Christopher
- Maggie (1964) ... Christopher
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He played Osric in William Shakespeare's "Hamlet" at the Greenwich Theatre in London, England with Peter Eyre, Robert Stephens, Irene Worth CBE, Nicola Paggett, Anthony Nicholls, George Howe, Antony Brown, Philip Lowrie, Nicky Henson, Michael Tudor Barnes, Graham Seed, and Nicholas Le Prevost in the cast. Jonathan Miller was ... See more »

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