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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 Merlin (1998). He was married to Lorna Heilbron . He died on May 25, 2000 in London. See full bio »

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(age 53) in London, England, UK

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Known For

Excalibur
Excalibur Lancelot
(1981)
Evil Under the Sun
Evil Under the Sun Patrick Redfern
(1982)
Merlin
Merlin Lord Leo
(1998)
Lady Chatterley's Lover
Lady Chatterley's Lover Oliver Mellors
(1981)

Filmography

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 2000 And Beyond (Short)
Jackie
 1998 Merlin (TV Mini-Series)
Lord Leo
- Part 2 (1998) ... Lord Leo
- Part 1 (1998) ... Lord Leo
 1997 Highlander (TV Series)
Loxley
- Unusual Suspects (1997) ... Loxley
 1997 Shanghai 1937 (TV Movie)
Bobby
 1997 Bugs (TV Series)
Ethan Rockridge
- Hollow Man (1997) ... Ethan Rockridge
 1997 The Odyssey (TV Series)
Menelaus
- Episode #1.2 (1997) ... Menelaus
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... Menelaus
 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 (parts 1-3)
 1987 Lionheart
Charles De Montfort
 1987 Sleeping Beauty
Prince
 1985 Screen Two (TV Series)
Richards
- The Unknown Soldier (1985) ... Richards
 1985 The Corsican Brothers (TV Movie)
Giordano Martelli
 1984 Le martyre de Saint Sébastien (TV Movie)
Empereur
 1984 Fox Mystery Theater (TV Series)
Mike Preston
- Child's Play (1984) ... Mike Preston
 1984 The Last Days of Pompeii (TV Mini-Series)
Glaucus
- Part 3 (1984) ... Glaucus
- Part 2 (1984) ... Glaucus
- Part 1 (1984) ... Glaucus
 1982 Russian Night... 1941 (TV Movie)
Zotov
 1982 The Agatha Christie Hour (TV Series)
Matthew Armitage
- In a Glass Darkly (1982) ... Matthew Armitage
 1978 Saturday, Sunday, Monday (TV Movie)
Rocco
 1975 In This House of Brede (TV Movie)
David
 1972 Love Story (TV Series)
Daryl
- Alice (1972) ... Daryl
 1971 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Paul
- The Loving Lesson (1971) ... Paul
 1971 The Night Digger
Billy Jarvis
 1971 Take Three Girls (TV Series)
Matthew
- 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)
Henry
- The Case of the Two Poisons (1964) ... Henry
 1962-1963 William (TV Series)
Hubert Lane
- William the Peacemaker (1963) ... Hubert Lane (as Nicolas Clay)
- 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 These Are the Damned
Richard (as Nicolas Clay)
 1962 Tales of Mystery (TV Series)
Dicky
- Nephele (1962) ... Dicky
 1961 The Pocket Lancer (TV Mini-Series)
Timothy Bretwyn
- A Million Pounds (1961) ... Timothy Bretwyn
- Cry "Thief"! (1961) ... Timothy Bretwyn
- The Robbery (1961) ... Timothy Bretwyn
- The Runaway (1961) ... Timothy Bretwyn
 1961 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Tony Lockwood
- God and Tony Lockwood (1961) ... Tony Lockwood
 1961 Ask Mr. Pastry (TV Series)
3rd Child
- A Good Home (1961) ... 3rd Child
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Personal Details

Other Works:

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 »

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

Nicolas Clay

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Trivia:

He was the third choice for the part of Oliver Mellors in Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981). He was considerably less known as an actor compared to the two preferred choices, Oliver Reed and Ian McShane. His role in Excalibur (1981) around this same time however helped bolster his profile as an actor. See more »

Nickname:

Nick

Star Sign:

Virgo

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