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Peter Forbes-Robertson (1927–1995)

Peter Forbes-Robertson was born on January 16, 1927 in Hampshire, England as Peter John Forbes-Robertson. He was an actor, known for Plenty (1985), The House That Vanished (1974) and Island of Terror (1966). He died in 1995 in London, England. See full bio »


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Known For

Plenty Brussells Hotel Manager
The House That Vanished
Island of Terror
Island of Terror Dr. Lawrence Phillips
The Bunny Caper
The Bunny Caper Newscaster


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 1986 Foreign Body
 1985 Plenty
Brussells Hotel Manager
 1985 The Tripods (TV Series)
- The White Mountains: 2090 AD (1985) ... Schenker
 1985 Anna Karenina (TV Movie)
 1983 Death of an Expert Witness (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1983) ... Chairman
 1981 Winston Churchill: The Wilderness Years (TV Mini-Series)
- His Own Funeral (1981) ... Vicar
 1980 Enemy at the Door (TV Series)
Luftwaffe Major Frick
- The Raid (1980) ... Luftwaffe Major Frick
 1977 Nicholas Nickleby (TV Mini-Series)
Thomas Folair
 1973-1976 Z Cars (TV Series)
Chief Supt. Buckley / Supt. Armstrong / Det. Insp. Webb
- Kidnap (1976) ... Chief Supt. Buckley
- Local Knowledge (1975) ... Supt. Armstrong
- Backwater (1973) ... Det. Insp. Webb
 1974 The Bunny Caper
 1974 11 Harrowhouse
Hotel Manager (uncredited)
 1974 The House That Vanished
Mr. Hornby
 1971 The Persuaders! (TV Series)
Inspector Langford
- Anyone Can Play (1971) ... Inspector Langford
 1971 Jason King (TV Series)
- A Deadly Line in Digits (1971) ... Tanfield (as Peter Forbes Robertson)
 1969 Paul Temple (TV Series)
Andrew Capell
- The Man Who Wasn't There (1969) ... Andrew Capell
 1968 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
- The Bonegrinder (1968) ... Announcer
 1966-1967 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Informant / Mr. Smith
- The Collectors (1967) ... Informant
- Guilty People (1966) ... Mr. Smith
 1967 The Further Adventures of the Musketeers (TV Series)
Dragoon officer
- Captured (1967) ... Dragoon officer
- Hunted (1967) ... Dragoon officer
 1967 Softly Softly (TV Series)
Supt. Grey
- Selection (1967) ... Supt. Grey
 1966 Island of Terror
Dr. Lawrence Phillips (as Peter Forbes Robertson)
 1966 Take a Pair of Private Eyes (TV Series)
Roger Curran
- Episode #1.4 (1966) ... Roger Curran
- Episode #1.3 (1966) ... Roger Curran
- Episode #1.2 (1966) ... Roger Curran
- Episode #1.1 (1966) ... Roger Curran
 1966 The Baron (TV Series)
- There's Someone Close Behind You (1966) ... Yeldham
 1965 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
- The Bond (1965)
 1965 The Wars of the Roses (TV Mini-Series)
- The Inheritance (1965) ... Lawyer
 1963 The Model Murder Case
Police Doctor
 1963 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
Jonathan Fairbanks
- A Questionable Practice (1963) ... Jonathan Fairbanks
 1954 Three's Company
Anaesthetist (segment "The Surgeon' story)
 1953 Glad Tidings
Reception clerk (as Peter Forbes Robertson)
 1953 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series)
- The Surgeon (1953) ... Anaesthetist
 1953 Those People Next Door
S / Ldr. Victor Stevens (as Peter Forbes Robertson)
 1952 Murder at the Grange (Short)
Young clerk at Australia House, London (uncredited)
 1951 At Your Service, Ltd. (TV Series)
Alastair MacHine / Alastair
- Diamonds in the Sky (1951) ... Alastair MacHine
- Train Thieves (1951) ... Alastair MacHine
- Captain Crowe's Treasure (1951) ... Alastair MacHine
- Burglar Alarm (1951) ... Alastair MacHine
- Shooting Star (1951) ... Alastair
 1950 Stick 'Em Up
 1949 The Case of Charles Peace
William Habron
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Personal Details

Other Works:

His theatre credits include: various roles in "Henry IV Part 1" by William Shakespeare (1964, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK, directed by Peter Hall ).

Alternate Names:

Peter Forbes Robertson

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Performed spoken word parts in the 1974 Electric Light Orchestra concept album "Eldorado".

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