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Alan Howard (I) (1937–2015)

Alan Howard was born on August 5, 1937 in London, England as Alan Mackenzie Howard. He was an actor, known for The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001), The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) and The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989). He was married to Sally Beauman and Stephanie Hinchcliffe Davies. He ... See full bio »

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 2012 Parade's End (TV Mini-Series)
Tietjens Senior
 2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Voice of the Ring (voice)
 2003 Foyle's War (TV Series)
Stephen Beck
- War Games (2003) ... Stephen Beck
 2003 Death in Holy Orders (TV Mini-Series)
Father Sebastian Morell
- Episode #1.2 (2003) ... Father Sebastian Morell
- Episode #1.1 (2003) ... Father Sebastian Morell
 2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Voice of the Ring (voice)
 2001 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Owen August
- Dark Autumn (2001) ... Owen August
 2000 David Copperfield (TV Movie)
Mr. Spenlow
 1996 Soup (Short)
 1993 The Poetry Hall of Fame (TV Movie)
 1993 The Secret Rapture
Tom French
 1993 Anna Lee: Headcase (TV Movie)
Mr. Hahn
 1992 Witchcraft (TV Mini-Series)
Alan Oakfield
- Episode #1.2 (1992) ... Alan Oakfield
- Episode #1.1 (1992) ... Alan Oakfield
 1992 Dakota Road
Alan Brandon
 1991 Jute City (TV Series)
Lord Muircross
- Episode #1.3 (1991) ... Lord Muircross
- Episode #1.2 (1991) ... Lord Muircross
- Episode #1.1 (1991) ... Lord Muircross
 1989 Just Another Secret (TV Movie)
Sam McCready
 1989 Strapless
Mr. Cooper
 1989 Agatha Christie: Poirot (TV Series)
Benedict Farley / Hugo Cornworthy
- The Dream (1989) ... Benedict Farley / Hugo Cornworthy
 1989 The Dog It Was That Died (TV Movie)
 1987-1988 Horizon (TV Series documentary)
Peter Medawar / Maurice Wilkins
- The Hope of Progress (1988) ... Peter Medawar
 1986 Unnatural Causes (TV Series)
- Evensong (1986) ... Grahame
 1985 Screen Two (TV Series)
Clement Scott
- Poppyland (1985) ... Clement Scott
 1985 A Better Class of Person (TV Movie)
Tom Osborne
 1984 Talk to Me (TV Movie)
Dr. Harris
 1984 Oxford Blues
Simon Rutledge
 1975 Comet Amongst the Stars (TV Movie)
Fred Banting
 1975 Churchill's People (TV Series)
King Alfred
- King Alfred (1975) ... King Alfred
 1974 Notorious Woman (TV Mini-Series)
Prosper Merimée
- Conflict (1974) ... Prosper Merimée
- Success (1974) ... Prosper Merimée
 1968 Work Is a 4-Letter Word
Reverend Mort
 1967 Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (TV Series)
Theophilus St. James
- The Willow House School (1967) ... Theophilus St. James
 1961-1966 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Det. Con. Morton / Lewis Oman
- The Move After Checkmate (1966) ... Det. Con. Morton
- Harriet (1961) ... Lewis Oman
 1964 The Americanization of Emily
Port Ensign
 1963 The V.I.P.s
Second Reporter (uncredited)
 1963 Tales of Mystery (TV Series)
Jim Shorthouse
- A Case of Eavesdropping (1963) ... Jim Shorthouse
 1962 Maigret (TV Series)
- The Amateurs (1962)
 1962 The Bacchae (TV Series)
Messenger / Guard
- Episode #1.2 (1962) ... Messenger
- Episode #1.1 (1962) ... Guard
 1962 The Largest Theatre in the World: Heart to Heart (TV Movie)
Parliamentary Private Secretary
 1961 Victim
 1961 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Colin Mower
- Episode #1.460 (1961) ... Colin Mower
- Episode #1.459 (1961) ... Colin Mower
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He acted in Miri Rubin's play, "The Hollow Crown", and Terry Hands' play, "Pleasure and Reptentance", in a Royal Shakespeare Company Production at the Fortune Theatre in West End, London, England with Tony Church, Susan Fleetwood, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Richard Pasco, Michael Pennington, Norman Rodway and Janet Suzman in the cast. ... See more »

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In 1976 he won the Olivier Award for Best Actor of the year in a Revival for Henry IV and Henry V at the RSC in the Aldwych. See more »

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