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Edward Woodward (1930–2009)

British actor Edward Woodward made a highly successful transition into Hollywood stardom in the mid 1980s thanks to a popular TV dramatic series. Possessing a magnetic, yet coldly handsome demeanor in the same mold as Christopher Plummer, he was born on June 1, 1930, in London and received his early education at various schools before becoming a ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

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Other Works:

Two Cities - a musical based on Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities which ran briefly in London circa 1969 See more »

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2 Interviews | 9 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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He and fellow actress Michele Dotrice are the parents of yet another actress, Emily Woodward. See more »


Often played law enforcement or government officials who are suffering a crisis of conscience. See more »

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