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David Parfitt


David Parfitt was born in 1958 in Durham, Co. Durham, England. He is an actor and producer, known for Shakespeare in Love (1998), Much Ado About Nothing (1993) and My Week with Marilyn (2011). See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Shakespeare in Love
(1998)
Much Ado About Nothing
(1993)
My Week with Marilyn
(2011)

Filmography

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 1989 Henry V
Messenger
 1987 Mister Corbett's Ghost (TV Movie)
 1985 The Doctor and the Devils
Billings
 1984 Moonfleet (TV Mini-Series)
Boy with gun
 1983 To the Lighthouse (TV Movie)
Andrew Ramsay
 1982 Stalky & Co. (TV Mini-Series)
Beetle
- The Last Term (1982) ... Beetle
- A Little Prep (1982) ... Beetle
- The Moral Reformers (1982) ... Beetle
- Slaves of the Lamp (1982) ... Beetle
- In Ambush (1982) ... Beetle
 1981 Funny Man (TV Series)
Tommy Green
- The Keys of the Kingdom (1981) ... Tommy Green
 1981 Honky Tonk Heroes (TV Series)
David
- Why Don't They Understand? (1981) ... David
- Rhinestone Cowboy (1981) ... David
- It's Only Make Believe (1981) ... David
 1980 Love in a Cold Climate (TV Mini-Series)
Little Matt
- Foreigners Are Fiends (1980) ... Little Matt
 1980 Mackenzie (TV Series)
Alan
- Upon Completion (1980) ... Alan
 1978-1980 Premiere (TV Mini-Series)
Police Constable / Young Nifty
- Braces High (1980) ... Police Constable
- Crest of a Wave (1978) ... Young Nifty
 1978 The Lost Boys (TV Mini-Series)
Nico
- An Awfully Big Adventure (1978) ... Nico
 1978 Touch and Go (TV Mini-Series)
Charles
- Episode #1.5 (1978) ... Charles
- Episode #1.4 (1978) ... Charles
- Episode #1.3 (1978) ... Charles
- Episode #1.2 (1978) ... Charles
- Episode #1.1 (1978) ... Charles
 1978 Play for Love (TV Series)
Peter
- The Party of the First Part (1978) ... Peter
 1977 The Peppermint Pig (TV Series)
George
- Episode #1.5 (1977) ... George
- Episode #1.4 (1977) ... George
- Episode #1.3 (1977) ... George
- Episode #1.1 (1977) ... George
 1977 Raffles (TV Series)
Pageboy
- To Catch a Thief (1977) ... Pageboy
 1977 The Apple of Discord (TV Movie)
Mark Armitage
 1974-1976 And Mother Makes Five (TV Series)
Peter Redway
- Jobs for the Boy (1976) ... Peter Redway
- Sally's Diary (1976) ... Peter Redway
- Unlicenced Premises (1976) ... Peter Redway
- Love Is a Most Confounded Thing (1976) ... Peter Redway
- None So Blind (1976) ... Peter Redway
 1973 The Kids from 47A (TV Series)
Starkey
- Mr Grubb Comes Home (1973) ... Starkey
- Binny's Novel (1973) ... Starkey
 1973 A Picture of Katherine Mansfield (TV Series)
Pip
- Episode #1.6 (1973) ... Pip
- Episode #1.4 (1973) ... Pip
 1971-1973 And Mother Makes Three (TV Series)
Peter Harrison
- Starting Trouble (1973) ... Peter Harrison
- The Honeymoon's Over (1973) ... Peter Harrison
- And Father Makes Five (1973) ... Peter Harrison
- The Eve of the Day (1973) ... Peter Harrison
- A Home and a Job (1973) ... Peter Harrison
 1971 Elizabeth R (TV Mini-Series)
Philip's Son
- The Enterprise of England (1971) ... Philip's Son
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Other Works:

He played Rosencrantz, Marcellus, and the priest in William Shakespeare's "Hamlet" in a Renaissance Theatre Company production during the Renaissance Shakespeare Festival at the Phoenix Theatre in London, England with Kenneth Branagh, Samantha Bond, Richard Easton, Edward Jewesbury, David Lloyd Meredith, Dearbhla Molloy, Shaun ... See more »

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He was awarded the 1988 London Critics Circle Theatre Award (Drama Theatre Award) Special Award for his Renaissance Theatre Company.

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