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Richard Wilson (II)


Richard Wilson was born on July 9, 1936 in Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland as Ian Colquhoun Wilson. He is known for his work on One Foot in the Grave (1990), Merlin (2008) and A Passage to India (1984). See full bio »
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 2013 Making Ends Meat (Short) (completed)
Announcer (voice)
 2014 Playhouse Presents (TV Series)
John
- Space Age (2014) ... John
 2011 Gnomeo & Juliet
Mr. Capulet (voice)
 2010 The One Ronnie (TV Movie)
Party Guest
 2009 New Tricks (TV Series)
Father Bernard
- The War Against Drugs (2009) ... Father Bernard
 2009 Demons (TV Mini-Series)
Father Simeon
 2007-2008 Kingdom (TV Series)
Professor Barkway
 2006 A Harlot's Progress (TV Movie)
Sir James Thornhill
 2006 Love and Other Disasters
Registrar
 2006 The True Voice of Prostitution (TV Movie)
 2004 King of Fridges (TV Movie)
Frank
 2004 Monkey Trousers (TV Movie)
Various Roles
 2002 Dick Whittington (TV Movie)
Sally the Cook
 2000 Work in Progress (Short)
Industry
 1999 Brave New World (TV Series)
 1999 Other Animals (TV Series)
Alex Cameron
 1999 Women Talking Dirty
Ronald
 1998 Ted & Ralph (TV Movie)
Landowner at Party
 1998 In the Red (TV Series)
Lord Tone
- Episode #1.3 (1998) ... Lord Tone
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... Lord Tone
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... Lord Tone
 1996 Lord of Misrule (TV Movie)
Bill Webster
 1994 Butter (TV Short)
Steven Williams
 1994 Entertainment Cops (TV Movie)
Chief
 1993 Screenplay (TV Series)
James Forth
- The Vision Thing (1993) ... James Forth
 1993 Soft Top Hard Shoulder
Uncle Salvatore
 1992 The Life and Times of Henry Pratt (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Litchfield
- Episode #1.3 (1992) ... Mr. Litchfield
 1992 Inspector Morse (TV Series)
Brian Thornton
- Absolute Conviction (1992) ... Brian Thornton
 1992 The Other Side of Paradise (TV Movie)
Doc Reid
 1992 Mr. Bean (TV Series)
The Dentist
 1991 Selling Hitler (TV Mini-Series)
Henri Nannen
- Episode #1.5 (1991) ... Henri Nannen
- Episode #1.4 (1991) ... Henri Nannen
- Episode #1.3 (1991) ... Henri Nannen
- Episode #1.2 (1991) ... Henri Nannen
- Episode #1.1 (1991) ... Henri Nannen
 1985-1991 Screen Two (TV Series)
Sir Hugo Armstrong / Lebedev / Theodore Watts-Dunton
- Fellow Traveller (1991) ... Sir Hugo Armstrong
- The Kremlin, Farewell (1990) ... Lebedev
- Poppyland (1985) ... Theodore Watts-Dunton
 1989 A Dry White Season
Cloete
 1989 How to Get Ahead in Advertising
John Bristol
 1989 A Quiet Conspiracy (TV Mini-Series)
Dr. Julius Schwob
- Episode #1.4 (1989) ... Dr. Julius Schwob
 1988 Normal Service (TV Movie)
 1988 Thompson (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1988)
 1986-1988 Room at the Bottom (TV Series)
Chaplain Toby Duckworth
- Megla on the Orient Express (1988) ... Chaplain Toby Duckworth
- The Accident (1988) ... Chaplain Toby Duckworth
- The Opera Singer (1988) ... Chaplain Toby Duckworth
- Witchcraft (1988) ... Chaplain Toby Duckworth
- The Hostage (1988) ... Chaplain Toby Duckworth
 1987 Prick Up Your Ears
Psychiatrist
 1986 Murder by the Book (TV Movie)
Sir Max Mallowan
 1986 The Alamut Ambush (TV Movie)
Sir John Ryle
 1986 Foreign Body
Col. Partridge
 1986 Howards' Way (TV Series)
Viscount Cunningham
- Episode #2.3 (1986) ... Viscount Cunningham
 1986 Emmerdale (TV Series)
Mr. Hal
- Episode #1.1023 (1986) ... Mr. Hal
 1985 The Last Place on Earth (TV Mini-Series)
Scott Keltie
- Poles Apart (1985) ... Scott Keltie
- Minor Diversions (1985) ... Scott Keltie
 1983 Chessgame (TV Series)
Sir John Ryle
- Enter Hassan (1983) ... Sir John Ryle
 1983 Those Glory Glory Days (TV Movie)
Arnold - Journalist
 1983 The Nation's Health (TV Series)
Secretary of State
- Collapse (1983) ... Secretary of State
 1982-1983 Andy Robson (TV Series)
Mr. Ridley
- Royal Visit (1983) ... Mr. Ridley
- Flare Up (1982) ... Mr. Ridley
 1979-1982 In Loving Memory (TV Series)
Reverend Chadwick / Percy Openshaw
- The Last Post (1982) ... Reverend Chadwick
- The Rivals (1979) ... Percy Openshaw
 1980-1981 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series)
Professor / Tom McCann
- Virginia Fly Is Drowning (1981) ... Professor
- Shaping Up (1980) ... Tom McCann
 1980 Strangers (TV Series)
Steven Wardrope
- No Orchids for Missing Blandisch (1980) ... Steven Wardrope
 1975-1980 Play for Today (TV Series)
Abercrombie / Consultant / Registrar
- Pasmore (1980) ... Abercrombie
- Bet Your Life (1976) ... Consultant
- Through the Night (1975) ... Registrar
 1977-1980 A Sharp Intake of Breath (TV Series)
Parcels clerk / Dr. Condon / Henshaw / ...
- The Spare Part (1980) ... Parcels clerk
 1979 Chalk and Cheese (TV Series)
Vicar
- Suffer Little Children (1979) ... Vicar
 1978 Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (TV Series)
Mr. Harris
- Wendy House (1978) ... Mr. Harris
 1978 The Sweeney (TV Series)
D.C.I. Anderson
- The Bigger They Are (1978) ... D.C.I. Anderson
 1978 Pickersgill People (TV Series)
Arthur Mackenzie Tooth
- The Sheik of Pickersgill (1978) ... Arthur Mackenzie Tooth
 1978 The CBS Festival of Lively Arts for Young People (TV Series)
TV Director
- The Secret of Charles Dickens (1978) ... TV Director
 1977 ITV Sunday Night Drama (TV Series)
Dr.Graham
- Caledonian Cascade (1977) ... Dr.Graham
 1977 Big Boy Now! (TV Series)
Andrew MacPherson
- Poker Face (1977) ... Andrew MacPherson
 1976 Victorian Scandals (TV Series)
Albert Foster
- The Portland Millions (1976) ... Albert Foster
 1976 Cilla's World of Comedy (TV Series)
Edwin Dawkins
- Desirable Property (1976) ... Edwin Dawkins
 1975 Not on Your Nellie (TV Series)
Joshua McGrimble
- Do Unto Others (1975) ... Joshua McGrimble
 1974 Soldier and Me (TV Series)
Dr. Nixon
- No Escape (1974) ... Dr. Nixon
- Trapped (1974) ... Dr. Nixon
- Conspiracy (1974) ... Dr. Nixon
 1972 Thirty Minutes Worth (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1972)
 1972 My Good Woman (TV Series)
Reverend Martin Hooper
 1972 The Trouble with 2B
Mr. Potter
 1970 Junket 89
Mr. Potter
 1969-1970 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Det. Sgt. Sand / Mr. O'Flanagan / O'Leary / ...
- The Day They Buried Cleaver (1970) ... Det. Sgt. Sand
- Would You Look at Them Smashing all Those Lovely Windows? (1970) ... Mr. O'Flanagan / O'Leary / Tram conductor
- The People's Jack (1970) ... George III / Justice Pratt
- The Ha Ha (1969) ... Trevor
- Stables Theatre Company #2: Wedding Night (1969) ... Herr Kalewski
 1969 The First Lady (TV Series)
Waterguard Officer
- A Cross for Sarah (1969) ... Waterguard Officer
 1968 The Flight of the Heron (TV Mini-Series)
Sir Everard Faulkner
- Torture (1968) ... Sir Everard Faulkner
 1967-1968 The Revenue Men (TV Series)
Waterguard Officer / Controller
- Sentimental Value (1968) ... Waterguard Officer
- Borderline (1967) ... Controller
 1967 Secret Agent (TV Series)
King [Kabuki Group]
- Koroshi (1967) ... King [Kabuki Group]
 1965 Romeo and Juliet (TV Movie)
Capulet (as Iain Wilson)
 1965 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
Mason
- The Phantom Piper of Tannochbrae (1965) ... Mason (as Iain Wilson)
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He acted in Nikolai Gogol's play, "The Government Inspector", at the Oxford Playhouse in an Oxford Playhouse Company production in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England with Richard O'Sullivan, Brian Murphy, Patrick O'Connell, Andre Van Gyseghem, John Fraser, Peter Baldwin and Norman Warwick in the cast. Gordon McDougall was the ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Iain Wilson

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Studied medicinal science and worked as a hospital laboratory technician at Paddington General before applying to RADA to train to be an actor at the age of 27. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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