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Nicholas Clay (I) (1946–2000)

Nicholas Clay was born on September 18, 1946 in London, England as Nicholas Anthony Phillip Clay. He was an actor, known for Excalibur (1981), Evil Under the Sun (1982) and The Odyssey (1997). He was married to Lorna Heilbron . He died on May 25, 2000 in London. See full bio »


(age 53) in London, England, UK

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 2000 And Beyond (Short)
 1998 Merlin (TV Mini-Series)
Lord Leo
 1997 Highlander (TV Series)
- Unusual Suspects (1997) ... Loxley
 1997 Shanghai 1937 (TV Movie)
 1997 Bugs (TV Series)
Ethan Rockridge
- Hollow Man (1997) ... Ethan Rockridge
 1997 The Odyssey (TV Series)
 1997 Kavanagh QC (TV Series)
Mr. Justice Fulgright
- Blood Money (1997) ... Mr. Justice Fulgright
 1997 Taggart (TV Series)
David Burns
- Apocalypse (1997) ... David Burns
 1993 Berlin Break (TV Series)
Valentin Renko
 1987 Poor Little Rich Girl: The Barbara Hutton Story (TV Movie)
Prince Alexis Mdivani
 1987 Lionheart
Charles De Montfort
 1987 Sleeping Beauty
 1985 Screen Two (TV Series)
- The Unknown Soldier (1985) ... Richards
 1985 The Corsican Brothers (TV Movie)
 1984 Le martyre de Saint Sébastien (TV Movie)
 1984 Hammer House of Mystery and Suspense (TV Series)
Mike Preston
- Child's Play (1984) ... Mike Preston
 1984 The Last Days of Pompeii (TV Mini-Series)
- Part 3 (1984) ... Glaucus
- Part 2 (1984) ... Glaucus
- Part 1 (1984) ... Glaucus
 1982 Russian Night... 1941 (TV Movie)
 1982 The Agatha Christie Hour (TV Series)
Matthew Armitage
- In a Glass Darkly (1982) ... Matthew Armitage
 1978 Saturday, Sunday, Monday (TV Movie)
 1975 In This House of Brede (TV Movie)
 1972 Love Story (TV Series)
- Alice (1972) ... Daryl
 1971 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
- The Loving Lesson (1971) ... Paul
 1971 The Road Builder
Billy Jarvis
 1971 Take Three Girls (TV Series)
- Duet for Two Left Feet (1971) ... Matthew
 1964 Drama 61-67 (TV Series)
Henry (aged 14)
- Studio '64: The Close Prisoner (1964) ... Henry (aged 14)
 1964 Sergeant Cork (TV Series)
- The Case of the Two Poisons (1964) ... Henry
 1963 These Are the Damned
Richard (as Nicolas Clay)
 1962-1963 William (TV Series)
Hubert Lane
- William and the American Tie (1962) ... Hubert Lane (as Nicolas Clay)
 1962 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
3rd Boy
- A Home of One's Own (1962) ... 3rd Boy
 1962 Tales of Mystery (TV Series)
- Nephele (1962) ... Dicky
 1961 The Pocket Lancer (TV Series)
Timothy Bretwyn
- A Million Pounds (1961) ... Timothy Bretwyn
- The Runaway (1961) ... Timothy Bretwyn
 1961 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Tony Lockwood
- God and Tony Lockwood (1961) ... Tony Lockwood
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He acted in the Repertoire Season in the National Theatre production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England in Eduardo De Filippo's play, "Saturday Sunday Monday;" Euripedes's play, "The Bacchae;" Peter Shaffer's play, "Equus;" Anton Chekhov's play, "The Cherry Orchard;" and Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur's play, "The Front... See more »

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Is probably best remembered as Sir Lancelot in John Boorman's 1981 King Arthur film Excalibur (1981). See more »



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