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David Cook (I) (1940–2015)

David Cook was born on September 21, 1940 in Preston, Lancashire, England. He was an actor and writer, known for Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996), Second Best (1994) and Walter (1982). He died on September 16, 2015 in the UK. See full bio »

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(age 74) in UK

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Known For

Hetty Wainthropp Investigates
(1996-1998)
Second Best
Second Best Writer
(1994)
Walter
Walter Writer
(1982)
Walter & June
Walter & June Writer
(1983)

Filmography

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 2007 Doctors (TV Series)
Derek Jacobs
- Dying for a Drink (2007) ... Derek Jacobs
 2005 Delusion (Short)
Father
 1992-1998 The Bill (TV Series)
Carl Jones / Malcolm Barber
- Strange Bedfellows (1998) ... Carl Jones
- Master of the House (1992) ... Malcolm Barber
 1988-1989 All Creatures Great and Small (TV Series)
Mr. Hopps
- The Nelson Touch (1989) ... Mr. Hopps
- The Playing Field (1988) ... Mr. Hopps
 1985 Murder of a Moderate Man (TV Mini-Series)
Insp. McGivern
- Noughts & Crosses (1985) ... Insp. McGivern
- A Massive Stroke (1985) ... Insp. McGivern
 1982 The Agatha Christie Hour (TV Series)
Captain Mountjoy
- In a Glass Darkly (1982) ... Captain Mountjoy
 1977-1980 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Mr. Eldred / Keith / Peter
- The Specialist (1980) ... Mr. Eldred
- Saint Vitus' Dance (1979) ... Keith
- Love-Lies-Bleeding (1977) ... Peter
 1978 The Famous Five (TV Series)
Ted
 1978 The Birds Fall Down (TV Mini-Series)
Stankovitch
- Part 2 (1978) ... Stankovitch
 1978 Armchair Thriller (TV Series)
Wormald
- Rachel in Danger: Part 4 (1978) ... Wormald
- Rachel in Danger: Part 3 (1978) ... Wormald
- Rachel in Danger: Part 2 (1978) ... Wormald
 1977 Survivors (TV Series)
Irvine
- The Last Laugh (1977) ... Irvine
 1975-1976 Couples (TV Series)
Geoff Baker
- Episode #1.39 (1976) ... Geoff Baker
- Episode #1.38 (1976) ... Geoff Baker
- Episode #1.37 (1976) ... Geoff Baker
- Episode #1.33 (1976) ... Geoff Baker
- Episode #1.32 (1976) ... Geoff Baker
 1974 Brief Encounter (TV Movie)
Schoolmaster
 1973 Play for Today (TV Series)
Wilf
 1972 Rainbow (TV Series)
David
- Indoor Plants (1972) ... David
- Christmas Post (1972) ... David
- Christmas Food (1972) ... David
- Christmas Decorations (1972) ... David
- Christmas Tree (1972) ... David
 1972 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Timothy
- The Stumbling Block (1972) ... Timothy
 1972 Man at the Top (TV Series)
Bernard
- Welcome on the Mat (1972) ... Bernard
 1971 The Guardians (TV Series)
Detective
- Quarmby (1971) ... Detective
 1971 Thirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series)
Paul
- The Waiting Room (1971) ... Paul
 1971 Catweazle (TV Series)
Hackforth
- The Ghost Hunters (1971) ... Hackforth
 1970 ITV Saturday Night Theatre (TV Series)
Knut
- Playing with Fire (1970) ... Knut
 1970 Crime of Passion (TV Series)
Edgar Beltot
- Nicole (1970) ... Edgar Beltot
 1967 Escape (TV Series)
Ben
- Five Men for Freedom (1967) ... Ben
 1962-1967 Z Cars (TV Series)
Clive / Peter Bradley / Tommy Hesketh
- Sheena: Part 2 (1967) ... Clive
- Sheena: Part 1 (1967) ... Clive
- Cage Until Tame (1964) ... Peter Bradley
- The Best Days (1962) ... Tommy Hesketh
 1965-1966 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Kenneth Bradshaw / Matthew Conway / Albert
- The First Thing You Think Of (1966) ... Kenneth Bradshaw
- The Cabbage Tree Hat Boys (1965) ... Matthew Conway
- Mr. Fowlds (1965) ... Albert
 1966 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Colin
- Episode #1.575 (1966) ... Colin
 1966 The Power Game (TV Series)
Peter Willoughby
- The Politician (1966) ... Peter Willoughby
 1965 Knock on Any Door (TV Series)
Ian Colter
- Dream of the Summer Night (1965) ... Ian Colter
 1964 King & Country
Private Wilson
 1963 The Plane Makers (TV Series)
Ginger Baines
- A Matter of Self Respect (1963) ... Ginger Baines
 1962 A Kind of Loving
Draughtsman (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in the play, "The Corsican Brothers", at the Greenwich Theatre with Fiona Walker, Gerald Howe and Gerald Harper in the cast. See more »
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Trivia:

He won in 1978 the Hawthornden prize for Walter which he later adapted as a TV movie. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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