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Brian Hall (I) (1937–1997)


Actor Brian Hall was best known for his role as Terry the cook in the BBC comedy series Fawlty Towers (1975). He began acting while still in his teens in amateur shows where his burly frame made him ideal casting for villains and heavies. After leaving school he worked as a taxi driver before he was spotted by theatrical agent Richard Ireson who ... See full bio »

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McVicar Terry Stokes
(1980)
Up the Elephant and Round the Castle
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 1994 Law and Disorder (TV Series)
George Romford
- A Slip of the Pen (1994) ... George Romford
 1993 Birds of a Feather (TV Series)
Warder Flowers
- Non Starter (1993) ... Warder Flowers
 1993 Full Stretch (TV Series)
Perry Peters
- Cadillac Dreams (1993) ... Perry Peters
 1992 The Upper Hand (TV Series)
Ernie
- To Let or Not to Let (1992) ... Ernie
- Sex, Lies and Exercise Tape (1992) ... Ernie
 1978-1992 Rumpole of the Bailey (TV Series)
Fred Bry / Prison Officer
- Rumpole and the Learned Friends (1978) ... Prison Officer
 1992 Screen Two (TV Series)
George
- The Grass Arena (1992) ... George
 1991 2point4 Children (TV Series)
the Neighbour
- Leader of the Pack (1991) ... the Neighbour
 1991 Smack and Thistle (TV Movie)
Detective
 1991 Billy Webb's Amazing Story (TV Series)
Mr. Webb
- Part Six (1991) ... Mr. Webb
- Part Five (1991) ... Mr. Webb
- Part Four (1991) ... Mr. Webb
- Part Three (1991) ... Mr. Webb
- Part Two (1991) ... Mr. Webb
 1991 El C.I.D. (TV Series)
Dixon
- All Grown Up and Nowhere to Go (1991) ... Dixon
 1990 Alfonso Bonzo (TV Series)
Mr. Webb
- Duel at Passion Creek (1990) ... Mr. Webb
- The Milanese TV Set (1990) ... Mr. Webb
- The Talking Dog of Splott Street (1990) ... Mr. Webb
- The Mouse Project (1990) ... Mr. Webb
- The Brilliant Bag (1990) ... Mr. Webb
 1989 The Saint: The Brazilian Connection (TV Movie)
Eddy
 1989 Boon (TV Series)
Freddy Tucker
- Do Not Forsake Me (1989) ... Freddy Tucker
 1989 London's Burning (TV Series)
Engine Driver
- Episode #2.3 (1989) ... Engine Driver
 1989 Saracen (TV Series)
Harris
- Crossfire (1989) ... Harris
 1989 The Bill (TV Series)
Left Luggage Attendant
- The Visit (1989) ... Left Luggage Attendant
 1988 Tumbledown (TV Movie)
Squadron Leader Wentworth
 1987-1988 You Must Be the Husband (TV Series)
Pat
- Big Boys Don't Cry (1988) ... Pat
- A Bit Prickly in the Morning (1988) ... Pat
- The Glittering Pressies (1988) ... Pat
- In Sickness and in Wealth (1988) ... Pat
 1988 The Little and Large Show (TV Series)
- Episode #8.2 (1988)
 1987 Worlds Beyond (TV Series)
Policeman
- The Black Tomb (1987) ... Policeman
 1986 Big Deal (TV Series)
Jim
- Deals on Wheels (1986) ... Jim
 1983-1985 Up the Elephant and Round the Castle (TV Series)
Brian the Barman
- The Pied Piper of Hamlet (1985) ... Brian the Barman
- The Spy Who Left Me (1985) ... Brian the Barman
- Wide Eyed and Legless (1985) ... Brian the Barman
- A Taxing Problem (1985) ... Brian the Barman
- Rockinshores and Doodlebugs (1985) ... Brian the Barman
 1985 C.A.T.S. Eyes (TV Series)
Tarrant
- Cross My Palm with Silver (1985) ... Tarrant
 1980-1983 Minder (TV Series)
Appearance by / Alan
- Minder's Christmas Bonus (1983) ... Appearance by
- You Gotta Have Friends (1980) ... Alan
 1983 Terry and June (TV Series)
Bernie
- The Artistic Touch (1983) ... Bernie
 1981 Bergerac (TV Series)
Sam Tirrell
- Unlucky Dip (1981) ... Sam Tirrell
 1981 Break in the Sun (TV Series)
Eddie Green
- Episode #1.6 (1981) ... Eddie Green
- Episode #1.5 (1981) ... Eddie Green
- Episode #1.4 (1981) ... Eddie Green
- Episode #1.3 (1981) ... Eddie Green
- Episode #1.2 (1981) ... Eddie Green
 1980 The Long Good Friday
Alan
 1980 McVicar
Terry Stokes
 1980 Buccaneer (TV Series)
Pete
- A No Go Item (1980) ... Pete
- Feet of Clay (1980) ... Pete
- Albatross (1980) ... Pete
- Reluctant Hero (1980) ... Pete
 1980 Play for Today (TV Series)
Towler
- The Vanishing Army (1980) ... Towler
 1980 Sweet William
 1979 Fawlty Towers (TV Series)
Terry
- Basil the Rat (1979) ... Terry
- The Anniversary (1979) ... Terry
- Waldorf Salad (1979) ... Terry
- The Psychiatrist (1979) ... Terry
 1978 BBC2 Play of the Week (TV Series)
Towler
- The Vanishing Army (1978) ... Towler
 1978 The Professionals (TV Series)
Sam Burton
- Not a Very Civil Civil Servant (1978) ... Sam Burton
 1978 Out (TV Series)
Taxi Driver
- It Must Be the Suit (1978) ... Taxi Driver
 1978 Angels (TV Series)
Ron
- Branching Out (1978) ... Ron
 1978 Sweeney 2
Haughton
 1977 Headmaster (TV Series)
Caretaker
- Allowances (1977) ... Caretaker
 1976 Voyage of the Damned
Ship Waiter (uncredited)
 1976 A Dirty Knight's Work
Policeman with Alsatian
 1975 The Sweeney (TV Series)
Ernie Davies
- Trap (1975) ... Ernie Davies
 1975 The Main Chance (TV Series)
Sammy Beddowes
- When There's No Law (1975) ... Sammy Beddowes
 1974 The Land That Time Forgot
Schwartz
 1974 Confessions of a Window Cleaner
2nd Removal Man
 1974 From Beyond the Grave
Man on Phone (uncredited)
 1973 Yellow Dog
Bertrum
 1973 Armchair 30 (TV Series)
Hush Puppy
- Jesse James Story (1973) ... Hush Puppy
 1973 New Scotland Yard (TV Series)
Alfie
- Exchange Is No Robbery (1973) ... Alfie
 1973 Bowler (TV Series)
Terry
- The Ides of March (1973) ... Terry
 1972 Villains (TV Series)
Roy
- Chas (1972) ... Roy
 1971-1972 Softly Softly: Task Force (TV Series)
PC Drake
- Conclusion (1972) ... PC Drake
- The Easy Job (1972) ... PC Drake
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