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Drewe Henley (1940–2016)


Drewe Henley was born in 1940 in Malvern, Worcestershire, England as Gordon Drewe Henley. He was an actor and director, known for Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Wuthering Heights (1967) and Space: 1999 (1975). He was married to Linda Lee Henley, Felicity Kendal and Jacqueline Pearce. He died on February 14, 2016 in Exeter, Devon, ... See full bio »

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Wuthering Heights Edgar Linton
(1967)
Space: 1999 Joe Ehrlich
(1977)
The Avengers Groom
(1967)

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 1978 Destination Moonbase-Alpha (TV Movie)
Joe Ehrlich
 1977 Space: 1999 (TV Series)
Joe Ehrlich
- The Bringers of Wonder: Part 2 (1977) ... Joe Ehrlich
- The Bringers of Wonder: Part 1 (1977) ... Joe Ehrlich
 1977 Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
Red Leader (as Drewe Hemley)
 1976 The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (uncredited)
 1975 Hogg's Back (TV Series)
Weight-lifter
- Episode #1.11 (1975) ... Weight-lifter
 1974 The Protectors (TV Series)
Clarke
- The Tiger and the Goat (1974) ... Clarke
 1973 Arthur of the Britons (TV Series)
Herrick
- The Games (1973) ... Herrick (as Drew Henley)
 1973 Special Branch (TV Series)
 1972 Frenzy
Forensics Technician (uncredited)
 1972 The Regiment (TV Series)
Pte. Harris
- Gentlemen in Khaki Ordered South (1972) ... Pte. Harris
 1971 Quest for Love
Man
 1971 Puppet on a Chain
Jimmy Duclos
 1970-1971 The Doctors (TV Series)
Dr. David Owens
- Episode #1.160 (1971) ... Dr. David Owens
- Episode #1.159 (1971) ... Dr. David Owens
- Episode #1.158 (1971) ... Dr. David Owens
- Episode #1.157 (1971) ... Dr. David Owens
- Episode #1.156 (1971) ... Dr. David Owens
 1970 UFO (TV Series)
Maddox
- Conflict (1970) ... Maddox
 1970 Hell Boats
Sub. Lt. Johnson, R.N.
 1970 My Partner the Ghost (TV Series)
Tony
- A Sentimental Journey (1970) ... Tony
 1970 Foreign Exchange (TV Movie)
Barker (uncredited)
 1968-1969 Z Cars (TV Series)
Steve Ritchie / Sgt. Walker
- Hit and Run: Part 2 (1969) ... Sgt. Walker
- Person to Person: Part 2 (1968) ... Steve Ritchie
- Person to Person: Part 1 (1968) ... Steve Ritchie
 1968 Detective (TV Series)
Edward Meyer
- The German Song (1968) ... Edward Meyer
 1968 The First Lady (TV Series)
Peter Barraclough
- Cleverclogs (1968) ... Peter Barraclough
 1968 Man in a Suitcase (TV Series)
Bernard Duzac
- Three Blinks of the Eyes (1968) ... Bernard Duzac
 1968 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series)
Klaus
- The Parachute (1968) ... Klaus
 1967 Wuthering Heights (TV Series)
Edgar Linton
- The Abduction (1967) ... Edgar Linton
- The First Revenge (1967) ... Edgar Linton
- An End to Childhood (1967) ... Edgar Linton
 1967 Half Hour Story (TV Series)
Robin
 1967 The Avengers (TV Series)
Groom
 1967 The 25th Hour
Capt. Brunner
 1966 A Man for All Seasons (uncredited)
 1965 In Separation (Short)
 1965 The Alphabet Murders
Bowling Alley Attendant (uncredited)
 1965 Present Laughter (TV Movie)
Fred
 1965 Operation Crossbow
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1964 633 Squadron
Thor (uncredited)
 1964 Nothing But the Best
Denis
 1964 It's Dark Outside (TV Series)
Joseph
- One Man's Right (1964) ... Joseph
 1963 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
German
- The Hard Case (1963) ... German
 1963 Heavens Above!
Doris' Boy Friend (uncredited)
 1963 Suspense (TV Series)
Fred
- The Man on the Bicycle (1963) ... Fred
 1962 The Badger Game (TV Movie)
Kid Powell
 1962 The Rocking Horse (Short)
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Played the Star Wars (1977) character who tries blowing up the Death Star before Luke, repeating the famous line: "Almost there... Almost there" while his craft approaches the target. See more »

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