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William Needles

William Needles is an actor, known for Charles Tupper: The Big Man (1961), Macbeth (1961) and Spasms (1983). See full bio »
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 1988 The Taming of the Shrew (TV Movie)
 1986 The Boys from Syracuse (TV Movie)
Merchant of Syracuse
 1984 Pajama Tops (TV Movie)
Police Inspector
 1983 As You Like It (TV Movie)
Duke Senior
 1982 The Great Detective (TV Series)
- Damned Indenture (1982) ... Chesteridge
 1974 The Naked Mind (TV Series)
 1970 Play for Today (TV Series)
Mr. David
- The Write-Off (1970) ... Mr. David
 1969 Waiting for Caroline
 1966 Each Day That Comes (Short)
 1964 Twelfth Night (TV Movie)
 1963 The Forest Rangers (TV Series)
Joseph Kearney
- Rolling Stones (1963) ... Joseph Kearney
 1962 Playdate (TV Series)
- The Town That Didn't Care (1962) ... Doc
 1961 Charles Tupper: The Big Man (Short)
Charles Tupper
 1961 Macbeth (TV Movie)
 1959 R.C.M.P. (TV Series)
 1955-1958 On Camera (TV Series)
- Margin for Error (1958)
- The Queen's Ring (1955)
 1957 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Malcolm McBane
- The Glass Cage (1957) ... Malcolm McBane
 1957 Omnibus (TV Series)
Old Shepherd
- Oedipus, the King (1957) ... Old Shepherd
 1956 It's the Law (TV Series)
 1955 Man Against a Fungus (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1955 Folio (TV Series)
- Macbeth (1955) ... Lennox
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He taught at the University of California at the Irvine campus.

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He was awarded the C.M. (Member of the Order of Canada) on November 15, 2000 for his services to the performing arts in Canada. See more »

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