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Robert Powell was born on June 1, 1944 in Salford, Manchester, England. In 1964, he started his acting career while attending Manchester University. In 1967, he made his film debut, and later landed his first starring role in The Italian Job (1969). Some of his well known movies include Franco Ziefirelli's Jesus of Nazareth (1977), Ken Russell's ... See full bio »
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 2013 The Bible (TV Mini-Series)
Narrator (UK)
- Courage (2013) ... Narrator (UK)
- Passion (2013) ... Narrator (UK)
- Betrayal (2013) ... Narrator (UK)
- Mission (2013) ... Narrator (UK)
- Survival (2013) ... Narrator (UK)
 2005 Dalziel and Pascoe (TV Series)
Barry Jemmerson
- Heads You Lose: Part 2 (2005) ... Barry Jemmerson
- Heads You Lose: Part 1 (2005) ... Barry Jemmerson
 1997 Pride of Africa (TV Movie)
David Webb
 1995 Fantomcat (TV Series)
Fantomcat (voice)
 1993 The Legends of Treasure Island (TV Series)
Dr. Livesey
- The Beginning of the End (1993) ... Dr. Livesey (voice)
- The Fountain of Truth (1993) ... Dr. Livesey (voice)
- The Merman Prince (1993) ... Dr. Livesey (voice)
- The Labyrinth (1993) ... Dr. Livesey (voice)
- Now You See Me (1993) ... Dr. Livesey (voice)
 1992 Das lange Gespräch mit dem Vogel (TV Movie)
John Barth
 1992 Il segno del comando (TV Movie)
Edward Foster
 1992 The First Circle (TV Movie)
Gleb Nershin
 1992 The Golden Years (TV Movie)
Hernan Cortez
 1991 Merlin of the Crystal Cave (TV Series)
Ambrosius
- The Raising of the Stones (1991) ... Ambrosius
- Reckoning (1991) ... Ambrosius
- The Return (1991) ... Ambrosius
- Ambrosius (1991) ... Ambrosius
- The Cave (1991) ... Ambrosius
 1990 Pasternak (TV Movie)
Boris Pasternak
 1986 Shaka Zulu (TV Mini-Series)
Dr. Henry Fynn
- Part I (1986) ... Dr. Henry Fynn
 1981/I Pygmalion (TV Movie)
Professor Henry Higgins
 1978 The Four Feathers (TV Movie)
Jack Durrance
 1973-1977 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series)
Valentine
- You Never Can Tell (1977) ... Valentine
 1977 Jesus of Nazareth (TV Mini-Series)
Jesus Christ
- Part 2 (1977) ... Jesus Christ
- Part 1 (1977) ... Jesus Christ
 1975 Looking for Clancy (TV Series)
Frank Clancy
- Episode #1.5 (1975) ... Frank Clancy
- Episode #1.4 (1975) ... Frank Clancy
- Episode #1.3 (1975) ... Frank Clancy
- Episode #1.2 (1975) ... Frank Clancy
- Episode #1.1 (1975) ... Frank Clancy
 1973-1974 Thriller (TV Series)
Rook / Paul Tanner
- Murder Is a One-Act Play (1974) ... Rook
- Lady Killer (1973) ... Paul Tanner
 1974 Zodiac (TV Series)
Brian Godfrey
- Sting Sting Scorpio (1974) ... Brian Godfrey
 1974 Crown Court (TV Series)
Lance Porter
- 30,000 Pieces of Silver: Part 1 (1974) ... Lance Porter
 1969-1973 Thirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series)
Malcolm
- Is Nellie Dead? (1973) ... Malcolm
 1973 The Wide World of Mystery (TV Series)
Paul Tanner
- Lady Killer (1973) ... Paul Tanner
 1972 Mr. Rolls and Mr. Royce (TV Movie)
Charles Stewart Rolls
 1972 The Edwardians (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Rolls
- Mr. Rolls and Mr. Royce (1972) ... Mr. Rolls
 1972 Stage 2 (TV Series)
Frank Gardner
- Mrs. Warren's Profession (1972) ... Frank Gardner
 1972 Shelley (TV Movie)
Percy Bysshe Shelley
 1972 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Gavin
- Seventeen Percent Said Push Off (1972) ... Gavin
 1969-1970 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Lionel Crane / Shaun / Arkie
- The Hunting of Lionel Crane (1970) ... Lionel Crane
- The Season of the Witch (1970) ... Shaun
- Bam! Pow! Zapp! (1969) ... Arkie
 1969 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series)
Taigo Wilson
- Nora (1969)
- Diddled (1969) ... Taigo Wilson
 1969 Tower of London: The Innocent (TV Movie)
Earl of Warwick
 1969 Z Cars (TV Series)
Norris
- Alibi: Part 2 (1969) ... Norris
- Alibi: Part 1 (1969) ... Norris
 1968 City 68' (TV Series)
Paul Pevney
- The System: The Fleapit (1968) ... Paul Pevney
 1966 The Hunchback of Notre Dame (TV Series)
Citizen
- Accusation (1966) ... Citizen
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Other Works:

He acted in Robinson's play, "Glasstown", at the Arts Theatre in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England with Anne Stallybrass and Daphne Heard in the cast. See more »

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6 Interviews | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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I hope Jesus Christ will be the last in my line of sensitive young men for quite a while. Robert Powell, 1975 See more »

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Studied at Manchester University See more »

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