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John Humphry (1927–2007)

John Humphry was born on May 23, 1927 in Watford, Hertfordshire, England as John Richard F. Humphry. He was an actor, known for The Message (1976), Al-risâlah (1976) and Henry IV Part II (1979). He was married to Marion Mathie. He died in 2007 in Chichester, Sussex, England. See full bio »

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 1980-1992 Rumpole of the Bailey (TV Series)
Bishop of Bayswater / Prosecuting Counsel
- Rumpole on Trial (1992) ... Bishop of Bayswater
- Rumpole's Return (1980) ... Prosecuting Counsel
 1991 Ruth Rendell Mysteries (TV Series)
Kenneth Gandolph
- Means of Evil: Part Two (1991) ... Kenneth Gandolph
- Means of Evil: Part One (1991) ... Kenneth Gandolph
 1989 After the War (TV Mini-Series)
Jack Morgan
- Partners (1989) ... Jack Morgan
 1985 TV Eye (TV Series)
- What Price Trident? (1985) ... Witness
 1979 Henry IV Part II (TV Movie)
Lord Bardolph
 1978 Lillie (TV Mini-Series)
Lord Rosslyn
- Let Them Say (1978) ... Lord Rosslyn
- The Jersey Lily (1978) ... Lord Rosslyn
 1977 Marie Curie (TV Mini-Series)
Emile Bunel
- Episode #1.5 (1977) ... Emile Bunel
 1977 Three Piece Suite (TV Series)
Major Touchalaume (segment "Entrance Fee")
- Bitter Suite/Entrance Fee/Public Lives (1977) ... Major Touchalaume (segment "Entrance Fee")
 1977 Get Some In! (TV Series)
Group Capt. Brice
- RAF Midham (1977) ... Group Capt. Brice
 1976 Softly Softly: Task Force (TV Series)
- Not with a Bang... (1976) ... Knight (as John Humphrey)
 1974 The Case of Eliza Armstrong (TV Series)
Sir Richard Webster QC
 1972 Mistress of Hardwick (TV Series)
Sir Henry Brounker
- Royal Prisoner (1972) ... Sir Henry Brounker
- They Expect a New Queen (1972) ... Sir Henry Brounker
 1971 Budgie (TV Series)
Defence Counsel
- In Deep (1971) ... Defence Counsel
 1971 Z Cars (TV Series)
- Prevention: Part 2 (1971) ... Parrish
- Prevention: Part 1 (1971) ... Parrish
 1970 The Main Chance (TV Series)
Harvey Lingwood
- A Man I Know to Be Innocent... (1970) ... Harvey Lingwood
 1970 Menace (TV Series)
- Man with a Mission (1970) ... Armstrong
 1969 Paul Temple (TV Series)
- Missing Penny (1969) ... Charles
 1969 The First Churchills (TV Mini-Series)
- Reconciliation (1969) ... Sunderland
- The Queen Commands (1969) ... Sunderland
- Trial of Strength (1969) ... Sunderland
- The Protestant Wind (1969) ... Sunderland
- Rebellion (1969) ... Sunderland
 1969 Two Gentlemen Sharing
Dickson Junior (as John Humphrey)
 1969 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
Dr. Maddock
- The Facts of Life (1969) ... Dr. Maddock
- Conquest (1969) ... Dr. Maddock
- Fresh Worlds (1969) ... Dr. Maddock
 1968 For Amusement Only (TV Series)
- Ruined Houses (1968) ... Edward
 1968 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Clive Bone
- Horizontal Hold (1968) ... Clive Bone
 1968 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
 1966 You Can't Win (TV Series)
Robert Watson
- The Stream of Life (1966) ... Robert Watson
- Learning the Law (1966) ... Robert Watson
- The New Look (1966) ... Robert Watson
- Goodbye Myrtle Goodbye (1966) ... Robert Watson
- Chaos Is Come (1966) ... Robert Watson
 1966 Sergeant Cork (TV Series)
Charles Medway
- The Case of the Chelford Changeling (1966) ... Charles Medway
 1966 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Sir Evan Nepean
- Nelson: A Study in Miniature (1966) ... Sir Evan Nepean
 1965 The Power Game (TV Series)
Alan Lacey MP
- Hagadan (1965) ... Alan Lacey MP
 1965 Public Eye (TV Series)
- But the Joneses Never Get Letters (1965) ... Embers
 1965 The Sullavan Brothers (TV Series)
- The Gallows in My Garden (1965) ... Delderfield
 1964 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
Dr. Hughes
- Women in Crisis #3: My Grandmother (1964) ... Dr. Hughes
 1964 Judith Paris (TV Mini-Series)
Will Herries
- Rogue's Daughter (1964) ... Will Herries
 1962 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
David Nolan
- Time to Kill (1962) ... David Nolan
 1962 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series)
Henry Brack
- The High Mountain (1962) ... Henry Brack
 1959 Fly Away Peter (TV Movie)
John Neilson
 1959 The DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series)
- Hamlet (1959) ... Laertes
 1956 The Extra Day
Guy (as John Humphrey)
 1955 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
David Cartwright, as a man
- The Sun and I (1955) ... David Cartwright, as a man
 1955 Three Cases of Murder
Private Secretary (segment "Lord Mountdrago")
 1946 As You Like It (TV Movie)
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Personal Details

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He acted in Friedrich Schiller's play, "Mary Stuart," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Gwen Watford, Robert Harris, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Valerie Taylor, Derek Smith, William Hobbs, and Vernon Dobtcheff in the cast. Philip Dale was director. See more »

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Two children: son, Christopher John Douglas (1964-2010) and daughter, Martine.

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