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James Fox is the second of three sons, born to the theatrical agent Robin Fox and his actress wife Angela Worthington - aka Angela Fox. His brothers are the actor Edward Fox and the producer Robert Fox. He started acting as a child actor and used his real name, until he reached his early 20s. He trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama. ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 Unknown Heart (TV Movie)
Ludlow
 2014 Rosamunde Pilcher (TV Series)
Ludlow
- Mein unbekanntes Herz (2014) ... Ludlow
 2013 Downton Abbey (TV Series)
Lord Aysgarth
- The London Season (2013) ... Lord Aysgarth
 2013 The Great Train Robbery (TV Mini-Series)
Henry Brooke
- A Copper's Tale (2013) ... Henry Brooke
 2013 The Double
The Colonel
 2013 A Long Way from Home
Joseph
 2013 Utopia (TV Series)
Assistant
- Episode #1.6 (2013) ... Assistant
- Episode #1.5 (2013) ... Assistant
- Episode #1.4 (2013) ... Assistant
- Episode #1.3 (2013) ... Assistant
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Assistant
 2012 Merlin (TV Series)
King Rodor
- Another's Sorrow (2012) ... King Rodor
 2012 Cleanskin
Scott
 2011 Law & Order: UK (TV Series)
Dr. Edward Austen
- The Wrong Man (2011) ... Dr. Edward Austen
 2010 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Sir Michael Fielding
- Master Class (2010) ... Sir Michael Fielding
 2010 Wide Blue Yonder
George
 2010 The Kid
Alan
 2009 Bunny and the Bull
Narrator
 2009 Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1980 (TV Movie)
Philip Evans
 2009 Margaret (TV Movie)
Charles Powell
 2009 Inspector Lewis (TV Series)
Professor Norman Deering
- Allegory of Love (2009) ... Professor Norman Deering
 2008 New Tricks (TV Series)
Ian Figgis
- Spare Parts (2008) ... Ian Figgis
 2008 Freezing (TV Series)
Benedict
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... Benedict
 2007 Celebration (TV Movie)
Richard
 2006 Suez: A Very British Crisis (TV Movie documentary)
Anthony Eden
 2006 Goodbye Mr Snuggles (Short)
Mr. Tomly
 2005 Absolute Power (TV Series)
Gerald Thurnham
- Identity Crisis (2005) ... Gerald Thurnham
 2005 Colditz (TV Movie)
Lt. Colonel Fordham
 2004 The Freediver
Sebastian Nagel
 2003 Hans Christian Andersen: My Life as a Fairy Tale (TV Movie)
Jonas Collin
 2003 Doctor Who: Shada (TV Mini-Series)
Professor Chronotis
- Episode #1.6 (2003) ... Professor Chronotis (voice)
- Episode #1.5 (2003) ... Professor Chronotis (voice)
- Episode #1.4 (2003) ... Professor Chronotis (voice)
- Episode #1.3 (2003) ... Professor Chronotis (voice)
- Episode #1.2 (2003) ... Professor Chronotis (voice)
 2003 Cambridge Spies (TV Mini-Series)
Lord Halifax
- Episode #1.4 (2003) ... Lord Halifax
 2002 Trial & Retribution (TV Series)
Willoughby Stevens QC
- Episode #6.2 (2002) ... Willoughby Stevens QC
 2002 The Falklands Play (TV Movie)
Rt Hon Peter, 6th Baron Carrington KCMG MC (Foreign Secretary)
 2001 Shaka Zulu: The Citadel (TV Movie)
Captain Farewell
 2001 The Mystic Masseur
Mr. Stewart
 2001 Lover's Prayer
Old Vladimir (voice)
 2001 Armadillo (TV Series)
Sir Simon Sherrifmuir
 2000 Sexy Beast
Harry
 2000 Metropolis (TV Mini-Series)
Milton Friedkin
 1999 Mickey Blue Eyes
Philip Cromwell
 1998 Shadow Run
Landon-Higgins
 1998 Kings in Grass Castles (TV Mini-Series)
Longman
 1996 Never Ever
Arthur Trevane
 1996 Gulliver's Travels (TV Movie)
Dr. Bates
 1995 The Choir (TV Mini-Series)
Hugh Cavendish
 1995 The Old Curiosity Shop (TV Movie)
Single Gentleman
 1994 Doomsday Gun (TV Movie)
Sir James Whittington
 1994 Fall from Grace (TV Movie)
Cpl. Henry Ridley
 1994 The Dwelling Place (TV Mini-Series)
Lord Fischel
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... Lord Fischel
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... Lord Fischel
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... Lord Fischel
 1994 Headhunters (TV Series)
Simon Hall
- Right as Rain (1994) ... Simon Hall
- Maradona Land (1994) ... Simon Hall
- The Golden Hello (1994) ... Simon Hall
 1993 The Remains of the Day
Lord Darlington
 1993 Heart of Darkness (TV Movie)
Gosse
 1992 Patriot Games
Lord Holmes
 1992 Hostage
Hugo Paynter
 1989-1991 Screen One (TV Series)
Sir Anthony Blunt / Hugh Ambrose
- She's Been Away (1989) ... Hugh Ambrose
 1991 Afraid of the Dark
Frank
 1991 A Perfect Hero (TV Mini-Series)
Angus Meikle
- Episode #1.6 (1991) ... Angus Meikle
- Episode #1.5 (1991) ... Angus Meikle
- Episode #1.4 (1991) ... Angus Meikle
- Episode #1.3 (1991) ... Angus Meikle
- Episode #1.2 (1991) ... Angus Meikle
 1990 The Russia House
Ned
 1990 Boys in the Island
George Farrell
 1990 Mistress of Suspense (TV Series)
Skipperton
- Slowly, Slowly in the Wind (1990) ... Skipperton
 1990 Never Come Back (TV Series)
Foster
- Episode #1.3 (1990) ... Foster
- Episode #1.2 (1990) ... Foster
- Episode #1.1 (1990) ... Foster
 1989 The Play on One (TV Series)
Nick Verney
- These Foolish Things (1989) ... Nick Verney
 1989 The Mighty Quinn
Thomas Elgin
 1989 Farewell to the King
Ferguson
 1988 Sun Child (TV Movie)
Robert Harris
 1988 Beryl Markham: A Shadow on the Sun (TV Movie)
Mansfield Markham
 1987 High Season
Patrick
 1986 The Whistle Blower
Lord
 1986 Absolute Beginners
Henley of Mayfair, Dressmaker to the Queen
 1986 Comrades
Norfolk
 1986 New World (TV Movie)
 1984 The Road to 1984 (TV Movie)
George Orwell
 1983 Pavlova: A Woman for All Time
Victor D'Andre
 1983 Runners
Tom Lindsay
 1982 Love Is Old, Love Is New (TV Series)
Martyn
- Episode #1.4 (1982) ... Martyn
- Episode #1.3 (1982) ... Martyn
- Episode #1.2 (1982) ... Martyn
- Episode #1.1 (1982) ... Martyn
 1982 Nancy Astor (TV Mini-Series)
Waldorf Astor
 1981 Play for Today (TV Series)
Philip Carlion
- Country (1981) ... Philip Carlion
 1978 No Longer Alone
Alan Richards
 1970 Performance
Chas
 1968 Isadora
Gordon Craig
 1967 Arabella
Giorgio
 1966 The Chase
Jason 'Jake' Rogers
 1965 King Rat
Marlowe
 1963 Espionage (TV Series)
Paul
- To the Very End (1963) ... Paul
 1963 The Servant
Tony
 1963 Tamahine
Oliver
 1962 What Every Woman Wants
Philip Goodwin (as William Fox)
 1962 The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner
Willy Gunthorpe - Ranley School Runner (uncredited)
 1962 The Cheaters (TV Series)
Philip Burns
- A Flash in the Sky (1962) ... Philip Burns (as William Fox, unconfirmed)
 1961 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Sir John Callington
- Negative Evidence (1961) ... Sir John Callington (as William Fox)
 1960 Knight Errant Limited (TV Series)
Toby Hollister
- Eve and the Serpent (1960) ... Toby Hollister (as William Fox)
 1959 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
- Light from a Star (1959) ... (as William Fox)
 1955 As I Was Saying (TV Series)
- A Deal in Diving (1955) ... (as William Fox)
- An Eye for Detail (1955) ... (as William Fox)
 1951 Parent-Craft (TV Series)
Irving Pebble
- Episode #1.6 (1951) ... Irving Pebble (as William Fox)
- Episode #1.5 (1951) ... Irving Pebble (as William Fox)
- Episode #1.4 (1951) ... Irving Pebble (as William Fox)
- Episode #1.3 (1951) ... Irving Pebble (as William Fox)
- Episode #1.2 (1951) ... Irving Pebble (as William Fox)
 1951 One Wild Oat
Porter (as William Fox)
 1950 The Magnet
Johnny Brent (as William Fox)
 1950 The Miniver Story
Toby Miniver (as William Fox)
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Other Works:

He acted in Jacques Urbont and Geller's musical, "All In Love", at the Mayfair Theatre in London, England with Ronnie Barker, Peter Gilmore, Gwen Nelson, Mary Millar, Peter Pratt, Annie Ross, Alan Dudley, Margo Cunningham and Rita Cameron in the cast. Douglas Squires was the director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

William Fox

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on his 9-year break from acting]: People think Performance (1970) blew my mind... my mind was blown long before that. See more »

Trivia:

Father of the actors Laurence Fox and Jack Fox, Thomas Fox, Robin Fox and actress Lydia Fox. See more »

Trademark:

Rich smooth voice

Star Sign:

Taurus

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