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John Young (I) (1916–1996)

John Young was born on June 16, 1916 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He was an actor, known for Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975), Life of Brian (1979) and Chariots of Fire (1981). He died on October 30, 1996 in Glasgow, Scotland. See full bio »

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 1992 Rab C. Nesbitt (TV Series)
Old Man
- Country (1992) ... Old Man
 1987-1991 High Road (TV Series)
Reverend Ian McPherson
- Episode #1.815 (1991) ... Reverend Ian McPherson
- Episode #1.775 (1990) ... Reverend Ian McPherson
- Episode #1.755 (1990) ... Reverend Ian McPherson
- Episode #1.727 (1990) ... Reverend Ian McPherson
- Episode #1.725 (1990) ... Reverend Ian McPherson
 1989 The Justice Game (TV Series)
Judge
- Episode #1.4 (1989) ... Judge
 1987 The Houseman's Tale (TV Mini-Series)
Dr. Mansie
- Episode #1.1 (1987) ... Dr. Mansie
 1974-1982 Play for Today (TV Series)
Priest / Leslie Skinner
- The Bevellers (1974) ... Leslie Skinner
 1981 Time Bandits
Reginald
 1981 Chariots of Fire
Reverend. J.D. Liddell
 1981 The Walls of Jericho (TV Mini-Series)
Landlord
- Sunshine and Storm (1981) ... Landlord
 1980 Mackenzie (TV Series)
Priest
- Outline Consent (1980) ... Priest
 1980 Square Mile of Murder (TV Series)
Sheriff Millar
- The Trials of Oscar Slater (1980) ... Sheriff Millar
 1980 Black Angel (Short)
Old Man
 1979 The Camerons (TV Series)
Carnegie
- Episode #1.4 (1979) ... Carnegie
 1979 Black Jack
Dr. Hunter
 1979 Life of Brian
Matthias, Son of Deuteronomy of Gath
 1979 The Omega Factor (TV Series)
Man in Whitehall
- Illusions (1979) ... Man in Whitehall
 1978 My Way Home
Shop assistant
 1977 Moonshine County Express
Starkey's Man
 1977 Rob Roy (TV Series)
Sydall
- Episode #1.6 (1977) ... Sydall
 1976 The Flight of the Heron (TV Series)
Grant
- Episode #1.3 (1976) ... Grant
- Episode #1.1 (1976) ... Grant
 1975 Jonah and the Whale (TV Movie)
Shual
 1975 Churchill's People (TV Series)
Monk
- The Wallace (1975) ... Monk
 1974 Late Night Drama (TV Series)
The father
- On the Sixth Day (1974) ... The father
 1973 The Wicker Man
Fishmonger
 1973 Scotch on the Rocks (TV Series)
Chancellor
- Phase 5 (1973) ... Chancellor
- Phase 3 (1973) ... Chancellor
 1972 Adam Smith (TV Series)
Alexander Carus
- Episode #1.12 (1972) ... Alexander Carus
- Episode #1.8 (1972) ... Alexander Carus
- Episode #1.7 (1972) ... Alexander Carus
- Episode #1.6 (1972) ... Alexander Carus
- Episode #1.3 (1972) ... Alexander Carus
 1971 The Massacre of Glencoe
Colonel Hill
 1971 The View from Daniel Pike (TV Series)
Barman
- Philomena and the Tattie-Howkers (1971) ... Barman
 1970 Doomwatch (TV Series)
Dr. Alan Benson
- The Devil's Sweets (1970) ... Dr. Alan Benson
 1969 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Clerk of Court
- Justice Is a Woman (1969) ... Clerk of Court
 1969 Ring of Bright Water
Guard
 1963-1969 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
Marshall Craig / Sir David Geddes / Mr. Munro / ...
- Put Your Cross Here (1969) ... Marshall Craig
- Scots Wha Hae (1968) ... Sir David Geddes
- The Raiders (1965) ... Mr. Munro
- Ride in a Wheelchair (1963) ... Sir Robert McDowell
 1967-1968 The Revenue Men (TV Series)
C.P.O. / Butler
- The Big Feller (1968) ... C.P.O.
- The Exile (1967) ... Butler
- The Traders (1967)
 1968 The Flight of the Heron (TV Mini-Series)
- Revenge (1968)
 1967 Out of Town Theatre (TV Mini-Series)
James MacKenzie
- Campbell of Kilmhor (1967) ... James MacKenzie
 1967 St. Ives (TV Series)
Drunkard
- Flora (1967) ... Drunkard
 1966-1967 This Man Craig (TV Series)
Jarrow / Edward Elliott
- Pressures (1967) ... Jarrow
- Girl in a Thousand (1966) ... Edward Elliott
 1966 Till Death Us Do Part (TV Series)
Scotsman
- Intolerance (1966) ... Scotsman
 1963 Thirty Minute Theatre (TV Series)
 1963 Suspense (TV Series)
Fire Master
- Diversion to Danger (1963) ... Fire Master
 1962 The Master of Ballantrae (TV Series)
Sir William Johnson
- Episode #1.6 (1962) ... Sir William Johnson
 1959 Mother of Men (TV Movie)
Duncan Cameron
 1959 The Highlander (TV Movie)
Supt. Doubtfire
 1950 A Christmas Carol (TV Movie)
Peter Cratchit
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