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Howard Goorney (1921–2007)

Howard Goorney was born on May 11, 1921 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Howard Jacob Goorney. He was an actor, known for Fiddler on the Roof (1971), The Hill (1965) and Bedazzled (1967). He was married to Stella Riley. He died on March 29, 2007 in Bath, Somerset, England. See full bio »

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 2004 EastEnders: Pat and Mo (TV Movie)
Dermot
 2004 Born and Bred (TV Series)
Mr. Lewis
- The Doctor Now Departing (2004) ... Mr. Lewis
 2003 Blackball
Reg Boyt
 2003 EastEnders (TV Series)
Mr. Tickner
- Episode dated 10 February 2003 (2003) ... Mr. Tickner
 2002 Waking the Dead (TV Series)
Harold Newman
- Deathwatch: Part 2 (2002) ... Harold Newman
- Deathwatch: Part 1 (2002) ... Harold Newman
 2002 Ten Minutes Older: The Cello
Old Man (segment "About Time 2")
 2002 Rescue Me (TV Series)
Elderly Man
- Episode #1.2 (2002) ... Elderly Man
 2001 World of Pub (TV Series)
- Sixties (2001)
 2001 The Residents (TV Series)
Percy Wilkes
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... Percy Wilkes
 1999 Peak Practice (TV Series)
Old Man
- Not Waving But Drowning (1999) ... Old Man
 1996 Bramwell (TV Mini-Series)
Sava Mordoch
- Episode #2.1 (1996) ... Sava Mordoch
 1991 The Bill (TV Series)
Frank Galbraith
- Access (1991) ... Frank Galbraith
 1991 Only Fools and Horses.... (TV Series)
Knock Knock
- He Ain't Heavy, He's My Uncle (1991) ... Knock Knock
 1990 All Creatures Great and Small (TV Series)
Bill Shadwell
- A Friend for Life (1990) ... Bill Shadwell
 1990 The Gravy Train (TV Mini-Series)
Bulgarian Waiter
- Episode #1.3 (1990) ... Bulgarian Waiter
 1988 Little Dorrit
Bob - the Turnkey
 1986 The Pyrates (TV Movie)
Groonbaun
 1984 Freud (TV Mini-Series)
Jacob Freud
- Madonna (1984) ... Jacob Freud
- The Hypnotist (1984) ... Jacob Freud
 1984 The Last Days of Pompeii (TV Mini-Series)
- Part 3 (1984)
- Part 2 (1984)
- Part 1 (1984)
 1983 Sex, Lies and Renaissance
Mr. Croft (uncredited)
 1983 Jamaica Inn (TV Movie)
Coachdriver
 1981-1982 Into the Labyrinth (TV Series)
Bram / Loke
- Excalibur (1982) ... Bram
- Xanadu (1982) ... Bram
- Phantom (1982) ... Bram
- London's Burning (1982) ... Bram
- Dr. Jekyll and Mrs. Hyde (1982) ... Bram
 1982 I Remember Nelson (TV Series)
Grizzled Sailor
- Battle (1982) ... Grizzled Sailor
 1982 The Wall (TV Movie)
 1981 The Borgias (TV Mini-Series)
Bartolomeo
- Part 9 (1981) ... Bartolomeo
 1981 Othello (TV Movie)
Second Senator
 1981 Private Schulz (TV Series)
Pawnbroker
- Episode #1.6 (1981) ... Pawnbroker
 1981 Antony & Cleopatra (TV Movie)
Soothsayer
 1981 Peter and Paul (TV Movie)
1st Minister
 1980 The Mystery of the Disappearing Schoolgirls (TV Movie)
Professor Doloro de Lara
 1978-1980 Under the Same Sun (TV Series)
Grape grower / Hermit / Fruit farmer / ...
- The Serpent Prince (1980) ... Grape grower
- The Thunder King (1979) ... Hermit
- Magic Gifts (1979) ... Fruit farmer
- The Blue Mountain (1979) ... The King / Bear
- The Ju Ju Tree (1979) ... Spirit man
 1978 The Doombolt Chase (TV Series)
Garble
- Alarm at Gareth's Peak (1978) ... Garble
- Death Beacon (1978) ... Garble
 1977 King Cinder (TV Series)
Nulty
- On the Track (1977) ... Nulty
- Home Truths (1977) ... Nulty
- Spider's Web (1977) ... Nulty
- Todd (1977) ... Nulty
 1977 Follow Me (TV Mini-Series)
Disco manager
- Episode #1.6 (1977) ... Disco manager
- Episode #1.5 (1977) ... Disco manager
 1977 Leap in the Dark (TV Series)
Vicar
- In the Mind's Eye (1977) ... Vicar
 1976 Brensham People (TV Series)
Bardolph
- Master of Many Parts (1976) ... Bardolph
 1976 Four Idle Hands (TV Series)
Mr Sutton
- Taking the Plunge (1976) ... Mr Sutton
 1976 To the Devil a Daughter
Critic
 1973 Bowler (TV Series)
Mr. Amiss
- Thou Shalt Not Grass (1973) ... Mr. Amiss
 1973 The Flaxton Boys (TV Series)
Zack
- 1945: Cry Wolf (1973) ... Zack
 1973 The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes (TV Series)
George Wilson
- The Missing Q.C.s (1973) ... George Wilson
 1972 Innocent Bystanders
Zimmer
 1972 Alcock and Gander (TV Series)
Big Maxie
- The Strip Club (1972) ... Big Maxie
 1972 Savage Messiah
Gendarme (uncredited)
 1972 Play for Today (TV Series)
Mr. Frankel
- Horace (1972) ... Mr. Frankel
 1972 The Offence
Lambert
 1972 The Adventurer (TV Series)
Hotel Clerk
- Deadlock (1972) ... Hotel Clerk
 1971 The Corpse
Petrol Pump Attendant
 1971 Ace of Wands (TV Series)
Sir John Packham
- The Eye of Ra: Part 4 (1971) ... Sir John Packham
- The Eye of Ra: Part 3 (1971) ... Sir John Packham
- The Eye of Ra: Part 2 (1971) ... Sir John Packham
 1971 Follyfoot (TV Series)
Reuben Kellett
- Gypsy (1971) ... Reuben Kellett
 1971 The Blood on Satan's Claw
The Doctor
 1970 Take a Girl Like You
Labor Agent
 1970 The Mating Machine (TV Series)
Dr. Greenbaum
- Ada's Last Chance (1970) ... Dr. Greenbaum
 1970 You Can't Win 'Em All (uncredited)
 1970 Tom Grattan's War (TV Series)
The Tramp
- Blind Man's Bluff (1970) ... The Tramp
- The Walking Bomb (1970) ... The Tramp
 1970 My Partner the Ghost (TV Series)
1st Ghost
- The Trouble with Women (1970) ... 1st Ghost
 1969 Special Branch (TV Series)
Duncan Ross
- The Children of Delight (1969) ... Duncan Ross
 1969 Counterstrike (TV Series)
PC Brookfield
- Out of Mind (1969) ... PC Brookfield
 1969 Where's Jack?
Surgeon
 1969 The Possessed (TV Mini-Series)
Fyodor
 1969 Mrs. Wilson's Diary (TV Movie)
Dr. Melrose
 1968 Man in a Suitcase (TV Series)
Professor Leros
- The Boston Square (1968) ... Professor Leros
 1967 Bedazzled
Sloth
 1967 Berserk
Emil
 1967 The Saint (TV Series)
Mercier
- A Double in Diamonds (1967) ... Mercier
 1966 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Mr. Rose
- The Golden Year (1966) ... Mr. Rose
 1965 Secret Agent (TV Series)
Joseph Laclos
- Are You Going to Be More Permanent? (1965) ... Joseph Laclos
 1965 The Flying Swan (TV Series)
George Bromwell
- In Quarantine (1965) ... George Bromwell
 1965 The Hill
Walters
 1963-1965 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Bert Conway / Wand
- Smokey (1965) ... Bert Conway
- Scaremonger (1963) ... Wand
 1965 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Albert Ketch
- 3 Clear Sundays (1965) ... Albert Ketch
 1963-1964 The Plane Makers (TV Series)
Peter Skinner / Mr. Brander
- It's a Free Country: Isn't It? (1964) ... Peter Skinner
- All Part of the Job (1963) ... Mr. Brander
 1964 The Indian Tales of Rudyard Kipling (TV Series)
Suket Singh
- The Return to Imray (1964) ... Suket Singh
 1964 Crane (TV Series)
Gypsy
- Gypsy's Warning (1964) ... Gypsy
 1963 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Morgan
- The Swindler (1963) ... Morgan
 1961-1963 The Avengers (TV Series)
Green / Supt. Lewis
- The Undertakers (1963) ... Green
- Girl on the Trapeze (1961) ... Supt. Lewis
 1963 Moonstrike (TV Series)
Lucien
- The Factory (1963) ... Lucien
 1963 Suspense (TV Series)
Wilson
- The Men from the Bush (1963) ... Wilson
 1962 Z Cars (TV Series)
Mr. Kellogg
- Family Feud (1962) ... Mr. Kellogg
 1961 Deadline Midnight (TV Series)
Tim Gibson
- Doggo (1961) ... Tim Gibson
 1961 Magnolia Street (TV Series)
Johnny Hummel
- Episode #1.1 (1961) ... Johnny Hummel
 1960 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (TV Series)
Onion Seller
- Marriage of Convenience (1960) ... Onion Seller
 1960 Marriage of Convenience
Onion Seller
 1958 Fair Game (TV Series)
Barney
- Bull and Bear (1958) ... Barney
 1952 Portrait of Peter Perowne (TV Movie)
Kleinitz
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Julian Slade and Julian Slade's musical, "Free As Air," at the Savoy Theatre in London, England with Dorothy Reynolds, Michael Aldridge, Malcolm Farquhar, Len Rossiter (his London debut), Josephine Tewson, and Raymond Parks in the cast. See more »

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Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Trivia:

Co-founder of the Littlewood's Theatre Workshop in 1940 and continued to perform with the company for 30 years. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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