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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 30 January 1959London, England, UK
Birth NameAlexander Punch Hyde-White
Nickname Punch

Mini Bio (1)

London born, raised in SoCal in Palm Springs. PSHS Alum lettered in baseball, tennis and golf. Attended Georgetown University in Washington, DC for a year when he was 16. Became contract player at Universal Studios, as part of the last group to be under the long-term Hollywood contract. Played Broadway when he was 23. Starred in first film at the age of 25. Highlights of tv career include playing a US Olympic middle-distance runner in the recreation of the First Olympics: Athens 1896, playing Navy flyer aboard the USS JFK, playing Custer, Burnside. Worked with the great Spielberg three times, Garry Marshall, Elaine May, Richard Donner, Delbert Mann, J. Lee Thompson are memorable directors. Played scenes with Beatty, Walken, Hoffman, Gere, Julia Roberts, Virginia Madsen, Peter Cushing, Roddy McDowell, Kate Mulgrew. First son born when he was 31, second son born when he was 42. Played on the Celebrity Players Golf Tour from 1998 until 2006. Produced two films, including personal opus "Three Days (of Hamlet)". Has become an in demand Narrator of Audiobooks, and with his dual cultural UK/US heritage is equally comfortable with American and British accents, voices and characters. Founder/Owner of Punch Audio.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Jessica Kill PR

Spouse (2)

Shelly Bovert Hyde-White (25 June 1997 - present) (1 child)
Karen Dotrice (14 February 1986 - 1992) (divorced) (1 child)

Trivia (11)

Father is actor Wilfrid Hyde-White.
Child Jackson Conor born March 13, 2001 in Los Angeles.
Former brother-in-law of actress Michele Dotrice, actress Yvette Dotrice and actor Edward Woodward.
Former son-in-law of actor Roy Dotrice and Kay Dotrice.
Son, Garrick, with Karen Dotrice.
Hobbies and Activities: Member of Celebrity Player's (Golf) Tour; Member of First Presbyterian Church of Santa Monica where he is Director of "Arts in Action". Member of ETC Theatre Company in Los Angeles, a youth theatre group with USC connections. Performed with them in Chalet Mirabel, a musical set in 1950's Switzerland, directed by Larry Sousa. Member of Rancho Park Golf Club, Los Angeles.
Older brother of Juliet Hyde-White.
Both he and his former father-in-law Roy Dotrice made guest appearances on Babylon 5 (1994).
Got his first acting break when his father was appearing in the pilot for Battlestar Galactica (1978) and Universal was auditioning young actors to play Viper pilots. They ended up doing a screen test together using dialog from one of Wilfrid Hyde-White's plays.
Wins ACX/Audible "New Male Narrator" contest at the 1st Annual That's Voiceover Conference sponsored by ACX/Audible at West Hollywood's Pacific Design Center. Is awarded first audiobook contract under the supervision of Audible Executive Producer Mike Charzuk and Grammy Winning Producer Stefan Rudnicki of Skyboat. [September 2010]
Founded "Punch Audio" - a Hollywood based collaborative or United Narrators, Engineers and Editors who train to produce audiobooks. [November 2011]

Personal Quotes (1)

There are no small parts, only small actors.

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