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Ray McAnally (1926–1989)


Although Irish character actor Ray McAnally would become one of his country's most revered stage actors, he will be forever remembered by audiences both here and abroad for a couple of films he made during the last years of his life. Born in the seaside town of Buncrana and the son of a bank manager, he was educated at St. Eunan's College and ... See full bio »

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(age 63) in County Wicklow, Ireland

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Won 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 3 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

The Mission
The Mission Cardinal Altamirano
(1986)
My Left Foot
My Left Foot Mr. Brown
(1989)
We're No Angels
(1989)
The Fourth Protocol
The Fourth Protocol General Karpov
(1987)

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 1987 Scout (TV Movie)
Palmer
 1987 Last of the Summer Wine (TV Series)
The Tramp
- Big Day at Dream Acres (1987) ... The Tramp
 1987 A Perfect Spy (TV Mini-Series)
Rick Pym
- Episode #1.6 (1987) ... Rick Pym
- Episode #1.5 (1987) ... Rick Pym
- Episode #1.4 (1987) ... Rick Pym
- Episode #1.3 (1987) ... Rick Pym
- Episode #1.2 (1987) ... Rick Pym
 1984 A Painful Case (TV Movie)
Captain Sinico
 1980 Strangers (TV Series)
Miro Blandisch
- No Orchids for Missing Blandisch (1980) ... Miro Blandisch
 1980 Invasion (TV Movie documentary)
Smrkovsky
 1979 Dick Turpin (TV Series)
Tyson Sarney
- The Upright Man (1979) ... Tyson Sarney
 1975-1976 Crown Court (TV Series)
Robert E. Scard / Jimmy Biddle
- Scard: Part 1 (1976) ... Robert E. Scard
- The Personator: Part 1 (1975) ... Jimmy Biddle
 1975 Public Eye (TV Series)
Chief Inspector Tyson
- How About It, Frank? (1975) ... Chief Inspector Tyson
 1974 Dial M for Murder (TV Series)
Sanford
- The Man in the Middle (1974) ... Sanford
 1973-1974 Barlow (TV Series)
Commander Benson
- Snookered (1974) ... Commander Benson
- Confidence (1973) ... Commander Benson
 1973 Pollyanna (TV Mini-Series)
John Pendleton
- Episode #1.6 (1973) ... John Pendleton
- Episode #1.5 (1973) ... John Pendleton
- Episode #1.4 (1973) ... John Pendleton
- Episode #1.3 (1973) ... John Pendleton
- Episode #1.2 (1973) ... John Pendleton
 1973 Justice (TV Series)
Captain Bell
- For Those in Peril (1973) ... Captain Bell
 1969-1973 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series)
Dr. Gebhardt / Gabriel Conroy / Ian Drummond
- The Death of Adolf Hitler (1973) ... Dr. Gebhardt
- The Dead (1971) ... Gabriel Conroy
- Machine (1969) ... Ian Drummond
 1971 Kate (TV Series)
Paul
- A Sort of Change (1971) ... Paul
- A Sort of Beauty (1971) ... Paul
 1971 The Sinners (TV Mini-Series)
Charlie Cashman
- The Holy Door (1971) ... Charlie Cashman
 1971 Me Mammy (TV Series)
Father Patrick
- The Sacred Chemise of Miss Argyll (1971) ... Father Patrick
 1971 The Mind of Mr. J.G. Reeder (TV Series)
The Duke
- The Duke (1971) ... The Duke
 1970 Mogul (TV Series)
Bruce Millway
- The Slick and the Dread (1970) ... Bruce Millway
 1970 Paul Temple (TV Series)
Peter Tremayne
- The Victim (1970) ... Peter Tremayne
 1970 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Cmd. Bucher
- The Pueblo Affair (1970) ... Cmd. Bucher
 1969 Strange Report (TV Series)
Lars
 1967-1968 The Avengers (TV Series)
Arcos / Dr. Creswell
- They Keep Killing Steed (1968) ... Arcos
- The Positive Negative Man (1967) ... Dr. Creswell
 1968 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
- Home Movies (1968)
 1968 Man in a Suitcase (TV Series)
Doctor James Norbert
- Web with Four Spiders (1968) ... Doctor James Norbert
 1966 Insurrection (TV Mini-Series)
Co-ordinator
- Nothing in Heaven or Earth (1966) ... Co-ordinator
- Was There No Other Way? (1966) ... Co-ordinator
 1960-1966 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
William / Denis Brody
- A Leap in the Dark (1960) ... Denis Brody
 1966 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
Newman
- Focus (1966) ... Newman
 1965 Court Martial (TV Series)
Sgt. Deegan
- A Date with Celeste (1965) ... Sgt. Deegan
 1964 The Human Jungle (TV Series)
Alan Prescott
- Heartbeats in a Tin Box (1964) ... Alan Prescott
 1964 Gideon C.I.D. (TV Series)
Mickey Keston
- The White Rat (1964) ... Mickey Keston
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He acted in Anton Chekhov's play, "The Cherry Orchard," in a Chichester Festival Theatre production at the National Theatre at the Chichester in Chichester, Sussex, England with Sarah Badel, Tom Courtenay, Bill Fraser, Celia Johnson, John Laurie, John Standing, Zena Walker, and Hugh Williams in the cast. Lindsay Anderson was ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Ray McAnnally
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Had two sons and two daughters: Conor, Aonghus, Maire and Niamh. Son Aonghus McAnally became a well known TV presenter and personality. See more »

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Aries

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