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Forbes Collins

Forbes Collins is an actor, known for Poldark (1975), Dick Turpin (1979) and Doctor Who (1963). See full bio »

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Known For

Poldark Zacky Martin
(1975-1977)
Dick Turpin Foxwell / Foxy Foxwell
(1979)
Doctor Who Chief Officer
(1985)
A Horseman Riding By Tamer Potter
(1978)

Filmography

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 1999 Mike & Angelo (TV Series)
Stomps Like A Bison
- Troglodytes (1999) ... Stomps Like A Bison
 1997 The New Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series)
Malenoch
- The Sceptre (1997) ... Malenoch
 1994 The Bill (TV Series)
Briscoe
- No Name, No Number (1994) ... Briscoe
 1989-1994 Maid Marian and Her Merry Men (TV Series)
King John / Queen Eleanor / King Richard
- Voyage to the Bottom of the Forest (1994) ... King John
- The Nice Sumatran (1994) ... King John
- Robin the Bad (1994) ... King John
- The Wise Woman of Worksop (1994) ... King John
- Raining Forks (1994) ... King John
 1992 Covington Cross (TV Series)
Captain Barkly
- Cedric Hits the Road (1992) ... Captain Barkly
 1991 Duel of Hearts (TV Movie)
Landlord
 1989 The Chef's Apprentice (TV Series documentary)
Rathicx
- The Roman Apprentice (1989) ... Rathicx
 1988 The Lady and the Highwayman (TV Movie)
Krull
 1988 The Fruit Machine
John Schlesinger
 1988 EastEnders (TV Series)
Jailer
- Episode #1.382 (1988) ... Jailer
 1988 Diamond's Edge
Henry von Falkenberg
 1987-1988 Crossbow (TV Series)
John the Woodcutter / Warden
- The Taking of Castle Tanner (1988) ... John the Woodcutter
- Possessed! (1987) ... Warden
 1987 Pulaski: The TV Detective (TV Series)
Gang Boss
- The Fictional Detective (1987) ... Gang Boss
 1986 The Pyrates (TV Movie)
Akbar the Damned
 1986 Help! (TV Series)
Martin
- A Grave Mistake (1986) ... Martin
 1986 Biggles: Adventures in Time
German Soldier
 1986 C.A.T.S. Eyes (TV Series)
Lorry Driver
- Passage Hawk (1986) ... Lorry Driver
 1986 Return to Treasure Island (TV Mini Series)
Gridley
- Mutiny (1986) ... Gridley
- The Map (1986) ... Gridley
 1986 Lovejoy (TV Series)
Morgan
- The Real Thing (1986) ... Morgan
 1986 Dead Head (TV Mini Series)
Benny
- Why Me? (1986) ... Benny
 1985 Hitler's S.S.: Portrait in Evil (TV Movie)
SA-Hauptscharfuhrer
 1985 By the Sword Divided (TV Series)
Abraham Eagles
- Witch Hunt (1985) ... Abraham Eagles
 1985 Doctor Who (TV Series)
Chief Officer
- Vengeance on Varos: Part Two (1985) ... Chief Officer
- Vengeance on Varos: Part One (1985) ... Chief Officer
 1985 Gulag (TV Movie)
Luba
 1984 Ellis Island (TV Mini Series)
Foreman
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... Foreman
 1981-1984 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series)
Police Officer / Inspector / Mr. Ford / ...
- The Mugger (1984) ... Police Officer
- The Last of the Midnight Gardeners (1984) ... Inspector
- The Way to Do It (1981) ... Mr. Ford
- Vicious Circle (1981) ... Police Sergeant
 1984 Fox Mystery Theater (TV Series)
Landlord
- Black Carrion (1984) ... Landlord
 1984 Mitch (TV Series)
Jackson
- Who Must Remain Anonymous (1984) ... Jackson
 1984 Play for Today (TV Series)
Walter
- The Amazing Miss Stella Estelle (1984) ... Walter
 1984 Shroud for a Nightingale (TV Mini Series)
Chief Superintendent Bailey
- Episode #1.5 (1984) ... Chief Superintendent Bailey
- Episode #1.3 (1984) ... Chief Superintendent Bailey
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... Chief Superintendent Bailey
 1983 Reilly: Ace of Spies (TV Mini Series)
Monkewitz
- The Trust (1983) ... Monkewitz
 1983 Blackadder (TV Series)
Trusting Father / Dopey Jack, A Peasant
- The Black Seal (1983) ... Trusting Father
- Witchsmeller Pursuivant (1983) ... Dopey Jack, A Peasant
 1982 Murphy's Mob (TV Series)
Mr. Reed
- Episode #1.13 (1982) ... Mr. Reed
- Episode #1.9 (1982) ... Mr. Reed
- Episode #1.8 (1982) ... Mr. Reed
- Episode #1.4 (1982) ... Mr. Reed
 1980 A Little Silver Trumpet (TV Mini Series)
Mallinger
- Episode #1.5 (1980) ... Mallinger
- Episode #1.4 (1980) ... Mallinger
 1980 Minder (TV Series)
Arklow
- All About Scoring, Innit? (1980) ... Arklow
 1980 Bull Week (TV Mini Series)
Sanders
- Saturday (1980) ... Sanders
- Friday (1980) ... Sanders
- Thursday (1980) ... Sanders
- Wednesday (1980) ... Sanders
- Tuesday (1980) ... Sanders
 1979 The Professionals (TV Series)
Harry
- Runner (1979) ... Harry
 1979 Tess
New tenant
 1979 Dick Turpin (TV Series)
Foxy Foxwell / Foxwell
- The Hostages (1979) ... Foxy Foxwell
- The Turncoat (1979) ... Foxwell
 1979 Dick Barton: Special Agent (TV Series)
Curly Cohen
- Adventure Three: Part 6 (1979) ... Curly Cohen
- Adventure Three: Part 4 (1979) ... Curly Cohen
- Adventure Three: Part 3 (1979) ... Curly Cohen
- Adventure Three: Part 2 (1979) ... Curly Cohen
- Adventure Three: Part 1 (1979) ... Curly Cohen (uncredited)
 1978 A Horseman Riding By (TV Series)
Tamer Potter
- 1905: The Storm (1978) ... Tamer Potter
- 1902: The Party (1978) ... Tamer Potter
- 1902: Valley for Sale (1978) ... Tamer Potter
 1978 Disraeli: Portrait of a Romantic (TV Mini Series)
2nd Debt Collector
- Dizzy (1978) ... 2nd Debt Collector
 1975-1977 Poldark (TV Series)
Zacky Martin
- Episode #2.12 (1977) ... Zacky Martin
- Episode #2.10 (1977) ... Zacky Martin
- Episode #2.5 (1977) ... Zacky Martin
- Episode #2.4 (1977) ... Zacky Martin
- Episode #2.1 (1977) ... Zacky Martin
 1977 Black Joy
1st Immigration Officer
 1977 Jesus of Nazareth (TV Mini Series)
Jonas
- Part 4 (1977) ... Jonas
- Part 1 (1977) ... Jonas
 1976 Intimate Games
Husband
 1975 The Hiding Place
Mason Smit
 1975 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Alf Pengelly
- Seven for a Secret - Never to Be Told (1975) ... Alf Pengelly
 1975 Anne of Avonlea (TV Mini Series)
Mr. Shearer
- Episode #1.1 (1975) ... Mr. Shearer (uncredited)
 1974 Horizon (TV Series documentary)
Iakovlev
- The Lysenko Affair (1974) ... Iakovlev
 1974 Z Cars (TV Series)
Stevens
- Family (1974) ... Stevens
 1974 The Aweful Mr. Goodall (TV Series)
Editor
- Loyalty in My Honour (1974) ... Editor
 1974 John Halifax, Gentleman (TV Mini Series)
Jacob Baines
- Episode #1.3 (1974) ... Jacob Baines
- Episode #1.1 (1974) ... Jacob Baines
 1974 Within These Walls (TV Series)
Harry
- The Walls Came Tumbling Down (1974) ... Harry
 1973 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series)
Chmuta
- The Love Girl and the Innocent (1973) ... Chmuta
 1973 Warship (TV Series)
Master at Arms Wilson
- Shoresides and Home (1973) ... Master at Arms Wilson
 1973 Softly Softly: Task Force (TV Series)
Det. Supt. Blake
- For Love or Money (1973) ... Det. Supt. Blake
 1972 New Scotland Yard (TV Series)
Prison Officer Owen
- The Wrong-Un (1972) ... Prison Officer Owen
 1972 The Fenn Street Gang (TV Series)
Mr. Hardman
- Horse of the Year (1972) ... Mr. Hardman
 1971 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Arthur Smith
- Episode #1.1129 (1971) ... Arthur Smith
- Episode #1.1128 (1971) ... Arthur Smith
 1971 Coppers End (TV Series)
Paddy
- Sgt Short in love (1971) ... Paddy
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Before he played King John in "Maid Marian and Her Merry Men", Forbes Collins appeared in two episodes of "The Black Adder", as Dopey Jack, A Peasant "Witchsmeller Pursuivant (#1.5)" and as Trusting Father in "The Black Seal (#1.6)". Tony Robinson, who played Baldrick, was the creator of "Maid Marian and Her Merry Men" and played The Sheriff in the show. See more »

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