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Edward Hardwicke (1932–2011)


Edward Hardwicke was born on August 7, 1932 in London, England as Edward Cedric Hardwicke. He was an actor, known for Elizabeth (1998), Love Actually (2003) and The Scarlet Letter (1995). He was married to Prim Cotton and Anne Iddon. He died on May 16, 2011 in Chichester, England. See full bio »

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(age 78) in Chichester, England, UK

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Known For

Elizabeth
Elizabeth Earl of Arundel
(1998)
Love Actually
Love Actually Sam's Grandfather
(2003)
The Scarlet Letter
The Scarlet Letter Gov. John Bellingham
(1995)
Shadowlands
Shadowlands Warnie Lewis
(1993)

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 2010 Shameless (TV Series)
Reggie
- Episode #7.11 (2010) ... Reggie
 2004 Holby City (TV Series)
Roy Manders
- If You Can't Do the Time... (2004) ... Roy Manders
 2004 Agatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series)
Sir Henry Angkatell
- The Hollow (2004) ... Sir Henry Angkatell
 2002 The Gathering Storm (TV Movie)
Mr. Wood
 2000 David Copperfield (TV Movie)
Mr. Wickfield
 1999 The Alchemists (TV Movie)
Richard Bannerman
 1999 Mary, Mother of Jesus (TV Movie)
Zachariah
 1999 Heartbeat (TV Series)
Tommy Bayne
- Intuition (1999) ... Tommy Bayne
 1998 Verdict (TV Series)
Judge John Harrison
- Neighbours from Hell (1998) ... Judge John Harrison
 1997 The Ruth Rendell Mysteries (TV Series)
Hugh Branksome
- Front Seat (1997) ... Hugh Branksome
 1996 Dangerfield (TV Series)
William Ashurst
- Old Dog Old Tricks (1996) ... William Ashurst
 1996 Peak Practice (TV Series)
Patrick Siddons
- Running on Empty (1996) ... Patrick Siddons
 1992 ITV Telethon (TV Series)
Dr. John Watson
 1992 Lovejoy (TV Series)
Kinloch
- Scotch on the Rocks (1992) ... Kinloch
 1987 The District Nurse (TV Series)
Professor Lambert
- A Flick of the Coin (1987) ... Professor Lambert
 1986 The Theban Plays by Sophocles (TV Series)
Chorus
- Theban Plays: Oedipus the King (1986) ... Chorus
 1986 Stress (TV Movie)
 1985 Time for Murder (TV Series)
Gavin Barlow
- Mister Clay, Mister Clay (1985) ... Gavin Barlow
 1985 Drummonds (TV Series)
Tim Binny
- God's in His Heaven (1985) ... Tim Binny
- Accusations (1985) ... Tim Binny
- Staff and Comfort (1985) ... Tim Binny
- Once Again Assembled Here (1985) ... Tim Binny
 1985 Titus Andronicus (TV Movie)
Marcus
 1985 Lytton's Diary (TV Series)
Guy Phillips
- Daddy's girls (1985) ... Guy Phillips
 1985 Off Peak (TV Movie)
Barry
 1984 The Biko Inquest (TV Movie)
Professor Proctor,pathologist
 1974-1983 Play for Today (TV Series)
Dr. Alan Lyle / Paediatrician / Brinson / ...
- The Last Term (1983)
- Last Love (1983) ... Dr. Alan Lyle
- John David (1982) ... Paediatrician
- A Cotswold Death (1982) ... Brinson
- Back of Beyond (1974) ... Gareth
 1982 The Chinese Detective (TV Series)
Det. Chief Insp. Lowell
- Tapdancer (1982) ... Det. Chief Insp. Lowell
 1981 Roger Doesn't Live Here Anymore (TV Series)
Lecturer
- Episode #1.5 (1981) ... Lecturer
 1981 The Bagthorpe Saga (TV Series)
Henry Bagthorpe
- Absolute Zero - Part 3 (1981) ... Henry Bagthorpe
- Absolute Zero - Part 2 (1981) ... Henry Bagthorpe
- Absolute Zero - Part 1 (1981) ... Henry Bagthorpe
- Ordinary Jack - Part 3 (1981) ... Henry Bagthorpe
- Ordinary Jack - Part 2 (1981) ... Henry Bagthorpe
 1981 The Bunker (TV Movie)
Dieter Stahl
 1979 Ripping Yarns (TV Series)
Mr. Girton
- Whinfrey's Last Case (1979) ... Mr. Girton
 1973-1978 Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (TV Series)
Mr. Lawrence / Hooper
- Australia House (1978) ... Mr. Lawrence
- The Labour Exchange (1973) ... Hooper
 1978 The Sweeney (TV Series)
Bellcourt
- Hearts and Minds (1978) ... Bellcourt
 1968-1978 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Consultant / Andrew Clavering
- Forty Weeks (1978) ... Consultant
- Murder: The Rest of Our Lives (1968) ... Andrew Clavering
 1978 Holocaust (TV Mini-Series)
Biberstein
- Part 2 (1978) ... Biberstein
 1978 Wings (TV Series)
Colonel Ross
- Officers and Gentlemen (1978) ... Colonel Ross
 1978 A Life at Stake (TV Series)
 1977 Eustace and Hilda (TV Series)
Mr. Cherrington
- The Shrimp and the Anemone (1977) ... Mr. Cherrington
 1977 The Onedin Line (TV Series)
Margesson
- Rescue (1977) ... Margesson
 1977 Supernatural (TV Mini-Series)
Baron Josef von Haller
- The Werewolf Reunion (1977) ... Baron Josef von Haller
 1977 Jubilee (TV Series)
Lt. Col. Rusper
- No Name, No Pack Drill (1977) ... Lt. Col. Rusper
 1977 The Velvet Glove (TV Series)
Humphrey Verdon Roe
- Married Love (1977) ... Humphrey Verdon Roe
 1976 Well Anyway (TV Series)
Robbie
- To Change the Subject (1976) ... Robbie
- Up to a Point (1976) ... Robbie
 1976 It's Childsplay (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1976)
 1976 ITV Sunday Night Drama (TV Series)
Decker
- Enemy (1976) ... Decker
 1976 Jackanory Playhouse (TV Series)
Mr. Carveth
- The Day I Shot My Dad (1976) ... Mr. Carveth
 1975 Centre Play (TV Series)
Clive
- Grace (1975) ... Clive
 1975 Whodunnit? (TV Series)
Clarence Brooks
- Too Many Cooks (1975) ... Clarence Brooks
 1975 Against the Crowd (TV Series)
Dr. Gregory
- Poor Baby (1975) ... Dr. Gregory
 1974-1975 My Old Man (TV Series)
Arthur
- Episode #2.6 (1975) ... Arthur
- Episode #2.5 (1975) ... Arthur
- Episode #2.4 (1975) ... Arthur
- Episode #2.3 (1975) ... Arthur
- Episode #2.2 (1975) ... Arthur
 1975 Affairs of the Heart (TV Series)
Henry Chilver
- Elizabeth (1975) ... Henry Chilver
 1973-1975 Crown Court (TV Series)
Dr. Paul Richards / James Fortescue
- Matron: Part 1 (1975) ... James Fortescue
- A Right to Life: Part 3 (1973) ... Dr. Paul Richards
- A Right to Life: Part 2 (1973) ... Dr. Paul Richards
- A Right to Life: Part 1 (1973) ... Dr. Paul Richards
 1974 Thriller (TV Series)
Gifford
- Not Guilty! (1974) ... Gifford
 1974 The Pallisers (TV Mini-Series)
Prince of Wales
 1973 Wessex Tales (TV Mini-Series)
Farmer John Lodge
- The Withered Arm (1973) ... Farmer John Lodge
 1972 Scoop (TV Series)
Man at Boot Magna Halt
- A Surfeit of Boots (1972) ... Man at Boot Magna Halt
 1972 The Visitors (TV Mini-Series)
Larry Purdoe
- Episode #1.5 (1972) ... Larry Purdoe
- Episode #1.4 (1972) ... Larry Purdoe
- Episode #1.3 (1972) ... Larry Purdoe
- Episode #1.2 (1972) ... Larry Purdoe
- Episode #1.1 (1972) ... Larry Purdoe
 1972 The Challengers (TV Series)
Bill Froebal
- The Salesmen (1972) ... Bill Froebal
 1970 Biography (TV Series)
Franz von Brunswick
- Beethoven (1970) ... Franz von Brunswick
 1970 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series)
Producer
- The Exiles: Zo (1970) ... Producer
 1970 Belgrove Hotel, Goodbye (TV Movie)
Stephen
 1970 Frost on Sunday (TV Series)
- Episode #2.1 (1970)
 1968 Sherlock Holmes (TV Series)
Davenport
- The Greek Interpreter (1968) ... Davenport
 1968 With Bird Will Travel (TV Series)
 1963 Drama 61-67 (TV Series)
Jim
- Drama '63: 54 Minute Affair (1963) ... Jim
 1960 Danger Man (TV Series)
Frontier Guard
- Time to Kill (1960) ... Frontier Guard
 1959 A Christmas Journey (TV Movie)
Young shepherd
 1959 H.G.Wells' Invisible Man (TV Series)
MacBane
- The Big Plot (1959) ... MacBane
 1959 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Pavel Sterlitz
- The Advocate (1959) ... Pavel Sterlitz
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Other Works:

He acted in William Congreve's play, "Love for Love," in a National Theatre production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Laurence Olivier, Geraldine McEwan, Colin Blakely, Miles Malleson, Mike Gambon, Joyce Redman, and Lynn Redgrave in the cast. Peter Wood was director. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Edward Hardwick

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

"During our 10 year association, I was privileged to get to know Jeremy very well. We became great friends. We both believed that the friendship between Holmes and Watson must be rooted in humour. In reality, Jeremy made sure there was always laughter when we were working. In spite of the enormous strain his illness placed on him he never lost his sense of joy. He had a wonderful laugh. It was ... See more »

Trivia:

He played Albert, Prince of Wales (the future King Edward VII) in The Pallisers: Part Seventeen (1974) while his mother Helena Pickard played Edward VII's mother Queen Victoria in The Lady with a Lamp (1951). See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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