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Tony Church (I) (1930–2008)

Tony Church was born on May 11, 1930 in London, England as James Anthony Church. He is known for his work on Tess (1979), Krull (1983) and The Plague Dogs (1982). He was married to Mary Gladstone and Margaret Blakeney. He died on March 25, 2008 in London. See full bio »


(age 77) in London, England, UK

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 1983 Krull
 1982 The Plague Dogs
Civil Servant #3 (voice)
 1980 Enemy at the Door (TV Series)
Arthur Gardner
- War Game (1980) ... Arthur Gardner
 1980 The Sandbaggers (TV Series)
- It Couldn't Happen Here (1980) ... Stratford-Baker
 1979 Henry VIII (TV Movie)
 1979 Horse in the House (TV Series)
Matthew Stevenson
- Right of Way: Part 2 (1979) ... Matthew Stevenson
- Right of Way: Part 1 (1979) ... Matthew Stevenson
 1979 BBC2 Play of the Week (TV Series)
Hospital Administrator
- On Giant's Shoulders (1979) ... Hospital Administrator
 1978 As You Like It (TV Movie)
Duke Senior
 1978 Edward & Mrs. Simpson (TV Mini-Series)
Sir Samuel Hoare
 1978 The Professionals (TV Series)
- Not a Very Civil Civil Servant (1978) ... Minister
 1978 Lillie (TV Mini-Series)
Squire Bancroft
- Going on the Stage (1978) ... Squire Bancroft
 1970 ITV Sunday Night Drama (TV Series)
John Wesley
- A Man Against His Age (1970) ... John Wesley
 1969 The Bastard King (TV Movie)
James II
 1968 Work Is a 4-Letter Word
Mr. Arkwright
 1967 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
- The Investigation (1967) ... Witness
 1966 Sunday Night (TV Series documentary)
- Mexico Mexico: The White God Returns (1966) ... Narrator (voice)
- Mexico Mexico: Before the Conquest (1966) ... Narrator (voice)
 1964 Artists' Notebooks (TV Series)
- Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) (1964) ... Narrator (voice)
- Eugène Delacroix (1798-1863) (1964) ... Narrator (voice)
- William Hogarth (1697-1764) (1964) ... Narrator (voice)
- Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) (1964) ... Narrator (voice)
 1963 As You Like It (TV Movie)
Duke Frederick
 1960 The Terrible Choice (TV Series)
Old man / Sloth / First Scholar
- Macbeth: Part 2 (1960) ... Old man
- Dr. Faustus Part 1: A Deed of Gift (1960) ... First Scholar
 1960 The Voodoo Factor (TV Series)
Professor Axhem
- The Missing Factor (1960) ... Professor Axhem
- The Elixir (1960) ... Professor Axhem
 1959 H.G.Wells' Invisible Man (TV Series)
Professor Kenig
- The Prize (1959) ... Professor Kenig
 1959 The Life and Death of Sir John Falstaff (TV Series)
- A New Reign (1959) ... Warwick
- God Save the King (1959) ... Warwick
 1957 Television World Theatre (TV Series)
Archbishop of Canterbury
- The Life of Henry V (1957) ... Archbishop of Canterbury
 1957 The Gentle Killers (TV Series)
Inspector Fellowes
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He acted in Rolf Hochhuth's play, "The Representative", at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England in a Royal Shakespeare Company production with Alec McCowen, Alan Webb, Michael Williams, Ian Richardson, Gareth Morgan, Paul Hardwick, Robert Lloyd and Elizabeth Spriggs in the cast. Clifford Williams was the director. See more »

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Dean of the National Theatre Conservatory graduate scheme, 1989-96. Taught at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London, from 1982. See more »

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