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James Sharkey (I) (1930–2017)

James Sharkey was born on January 5, 1930 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Robert James Sharkey. He was an actor, known for Hamlet (1961), Theatre Night (1957) and The Moonstone (1959). He was married to Isabel George. He died on October 13, 2017 in England. See full bio »

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(age 87) in England, UK

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Known For

Hamlet
Hamlet Laertes
(1961)
Theatre Night
Theatre Night Ben Green / Paul
(1957-1959)
The Moonstone
The Moonstone Franklin Blake
(1959)
The Long Way Home
The Long Way Home Captain Miller
(1960)

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 1962 Damn the Defiant!
Venetian Captain (uncredited)
 1961 Hamlet (TV Series)
Laertes
 1961 The Attorney-General (TV Movie)
Lieutenant Ned Louden
 1959-1961 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Ted Norman / Tom Greenaway / Rene Lemaitre
- Fever (1961) ... Ted Norman
- A Man of Straw (1960) ... Tom Greenaway
- The Sharp Knife (1959) ... Rene Lemaitre
 1961 Jango (TV Series)
Mick
- Great Day for Jango (1961) ... Mick
 1961 Paradise Walk (TV Mini-Series)
Joe Cartwright
- Brink of Disaster (1961) ... Joe Cartwright
- Suspicion of Robbery (1961) ... Joe Cartwright
- Nothing But Trouble (1961) ... Joe Cartwright
- Gathering Storm (1961) ... Joe Cartwright
 1960 Deadline Midnight (TV Series)
Mr. Dickson
- Episode #1.4 (1960) ... Mr. Dickson
 1960 The Long Way Home (TV Series)
Captain Miller
- Over the Line (1960) ... Captain Miller
- The Spanish Frontier (1960) ... Captain Miller
- The Boathouse (1960) ... Captain Miller
- Cross Country Run (1960) ... Captain Miller
- The French Resistance (1960) ... Captain Miller
 1959 Probation Officer (TV Series)
Frankie
- Episode #1.14 (1959) ... Frankie
 1959 The Men from Room 13 (TV Series)
Leonard
- The Man Who Sold Romances: Part 2 (1959) ... Leonard
- The Man Who Sold Romances: Part 1 (1959) ... Leonard
 1959 The Moonstone (TV Series)
Franklin Blake
- Episode #1.7 (1959) ... Franklin Blake
- Episode #1.6 (1959) ... Franklin Blake
- Episode #1.5 (1959) ... Franklin Blake
- Episode #1.4 (1959) ... Franklin Blake
- Episode #1.3 (1959) ... Franklin Blake
 1957-1959 Theatre Night (TV Series)
Paul / Ben Green
- Let Them Eat Cake (1959) ... Paul
- The Lovebirds (1957) ... Ben Green
 1958 Cinderella (TV Movie)
Dandini
 1958 The Firm of Girdlestone (TV Mini-Series)
Tom Dimsdale
- Murder (1958) ... Tom Dimsdale
- In the Spider's Web (1958) ... Tom Dimsdale
- Kate Disappears (1958) ... Tom Dimsdale
- The Land of Diamonds (1958) ... Tom Dimsdale
- Ruin Threatens (1958) ... Tom Dimsdale
 1958 Playbox (TV Series)
Jack Aldersley
- Episode #3.16 (1958) ... Jack Aldersley
 1957 The Ship Was Loaded
Despatch Rider (uncredited)
 1956 The Goose Girl (TV Movie)
Prince Robin
 1956 Theft Royal (TV Movie)
Thomas Hunt
 1956 The Girl at the Window (TV Movie)
Frantz
 1956 Tracey and Me (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1956)
 1956 The Barber and the Donkey (TV Short)
The Woodman
 1956 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Walter
- Dear Charles (1956) ... Walter
 1953 The Prodigal Son (TV Movie)
Hazael
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Later became an actor's agent - his clients include Timothy Dalton and Christopher Lee.

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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