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Peter Porteous (1930–2005)

Peter Porteous trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama which, when he was there in the 1950s, occupied premises in the Royal Albert Hall. He made his London theatre debut in 1960 at the Aldwich Theatre in Brouhaha, playing opposite Peter Sellers, Lionel Jeffries and Leo McKern. He played a pygmy, blacked up and wearing a kilt! He played ... See full bio »

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"The Grand Tour: The Fall Guys"

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May try to find the fastest way from the Big Apple to Niagara Falls in Season 2, Episode 2 of "The Grand Tour." Episode 2 is available Friday, Dec. 15.

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Octopussy Lenkin
The Living Daylights
The Living Daylights Gasworks Supervisor
Lifeforce Prime Minister
The Avengers
The Avengers Vinkel


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 1987 The Living Daylights
Gasworks Supervisor
 1986 Soldier's Revenge
Bar thug
 1985 Lifeforce
Prime Minister
 1983 Macbeth (TV Movie)
 1983 Octopussy
 1982 Cosmic Princess (TV Movie)
 1982 The Year of the French (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Broome
- Episode #1.3 (1982) ... Mr. Broome
- Episode #1.2 (1982) ... Mr. Broome
- Episode #1.1 (1982) ... Mr. Broome
 1981 Venom
 1981 The Search for Alexander the Great (TV Mini-Series)
- Lord of Asia (1981) ... Callisthenes
- The Last March (1981) ... Callisthenes
- The Young Conqueror (1981) ... Callisthenes
- The Young Lion (1981) ... Callisthenes
 1979 A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square
Gang Member (uncredited)
 1978 The Chiffy Kids (TV Series)
- All in a Good Cause (1978) ... Fishmonger
 1976 Space: 1999 (TV Series)
- Space Warp (1976) ... Petrov
- The Exiles (1976) ... Petrov (uncredited)
- The Metamorph (1976) ... Petrov
 1976 The New Avengers (TV Series)
Nazi Corporal
- The Eagle's Nest (1976) ... Nazi Corporal
 1975 Brannigan
Masseur (uncredited)
 1973 The Protectors (TV Series)
Gang Member
- Baubles, Bangles and Beads (1973) ... Gang Member
 1972 Follyfoot (TV Series)
- The Innocents (1972) ... Wally
 1972 All Coppers Are...
Football fan in pub (uncredited)
 1972 New Scotland Yard (TV Series)
Det. Constable Davies
- The Palais Romeo (1972) ... Det. Constable Davies
 1970 Paul Temple (TV Series)
- Kill or Cure (1970) ... Dawson
 1969 Mischief
 1969 Canterbury Tales (TV Series)
- The Knight's Tale (1969) ... Herald
 1968 Joanna
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
 1968 Z Cars (TV Series)
Kenneth Sheehan
- Special Relationship: Part 2 (1968) ... Kenneth Sheehan
- Special Relationship: Part 1 (1968) ... Kenneth Sheehan
 1967 The Shuttered Room
Gang Member
 1967 St. Ives (TV Series)
- Amersham Place (1967) ... Countryman
 1966 The Idol
 1965 Merry-Go-Round (TV Series documentary)
Mr. Nagley
 1964 Das Verrätertor
 1964 Smuggler's Bay (TV Series)
- Found... and Lost Again (1964) ... Jailer
 1964 Psyche 59
 1964 The Avengers (TV Series)
- The Charmers (1964) ... Vinkel
 1964 The Winston Affair
British Private
 1963 First Night (TV Series)
- The Way with Reggie (1963) ... Jimmy
 1963 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
- The Lads (1963) ... Hill
 1959 Life in Emergency Ward 10
Bill (uncredited)

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