Pete Postlethwaite (1946–2011)

Actor | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
Inception (2010) | The Usual Suspects (1995) | The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 12 nominations More »
AKA 
Peter Postlethwaite
BORN 
Feb 7, 1946 (died Jan 2, 2011)
HEIGHT 
5' 9" (1.75m)

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Past Film & Video (55 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (50 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) In Memory Of ( 3 episodes, 2011–2014 )  Less 2011–2014 3
  • Primary photo for Criminal JusticeCriminal Justice (TV Series) Hooch ( 5 episodes, 2008 )  Less 2008 5
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  • Primary photo for Wilde Stories: The Nightingale and the RoseWilde Stories: The Nightingale and the Rose (TV Movie) Arthur (voice)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Wilde Stories: The Devoted FriendWilde Stories: The Devoted Friend (TV Movie) Arthur  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Shattered City: The Halifax ExplosionShattered City: The Halifax Explosion (TV Series) Charles Burchell ( 2 episodes, 2003 )  Less 2003 2
  • Primary photo for The SinsThe Sins (TV Mini-series) Len Green ( 7 episodes, 2000 )  Less 2000 7
    • Sloth (Dec 5, 2000) Len Green  Less
    • Anger (Nov 28, 2000) Len Green  Less
    • Greed (Nov 21, 2000) Len Green  Less
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  • Primary photo for Lost for WordsLost for Words (TV Movie) Deric  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Masterpiece TheatreMasterpiece Theatre (TV Series) Deric Longden ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Butterfly CollectorsButterfly Collectors (TV Movie) John McKeown  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Animal FarmAnimal Farm (TV Movie) Benjamin (voice) / Farmer Jones  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Alice in WonderlandAlice in Wonderland (TV Movie) Carpenter  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Sharpe's EnemySharpe's Enemy (TV Movie) Hakeswill  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Sharpe's CompanySharpe's Company (TV Movie) Hakeswill  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Martin ChuzzlewitMartin Chuzzlewit (TV Mini-series) Tigg Montague / Montague Tigg ( 5 episodes, 1994 )  Less 1994 5
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  • Primary photo for Screen TwoScreen Two (TV Series) Mitch / The Dipper / Panter / Kecks McGuinness ( 4 episodes, 1987–1994 )  Less 1987–1994 4
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  • Primary photo for Pie in the SkyPie in the Sky (TV Series) Kevin Tasker ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for CasualtyCasualty (TV Series) Hank / Ralph Peters ( 2 episodes, 1990–1993 )  Less 1990–1993 2
  • Primary photo for LovejoyLovejoy (TV Series) Terence Sullivan ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for MinderMinder (TV Series) Logie / Appearance by / Jack Wragg ( 3 episodes, 1982–1993 )  Less 1982–1993 3
  • Primary photo for Shakespeare: The Animated TalesShakespeare: The Animated Tales (TV Mini-series) Quince ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Between the LinesBetween the Lines (TV Series) Ch. Supt. Jameson ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for The BillThe Bill (TV Series) Ray Goller ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for El C.I.D.El C.I.D. (TV Series) Vince ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
    • Making Amends (Jan 27, 1992) Vince (as Peter Postlethwaite)  Less
  • Primary photo for A Child from the SouthA Child from the South (TV Movie) Harry  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for ZorroZorro (TV Series) Bandit ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
    • The Marked Man (Dec 23, 1990) Bandit (as Peter Postlethwaite)  Less
  • Primary photo for BoonBoon (TV Series) Steve McLaughlin ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
    • Undercover (Nov 20, 1990) Steve McLaughlin  Less
  • Primary photo for Debut on TwoDebut on Two (TV Series) Tony / Keef ( 2 episodes, 1990 )  Less 1990 2
  • Primary photo for ScreenplayScreenplay (TV Series) Paula's Father ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
    • Needle (Sep 12, 1990) Paula's Father  Less
  • Primary photo for Treasure IslandTreasure Island (TV Movie) George Merry (as Peter Postlethwaite)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Tales of Sherwood ForestTales of Sherwood Forest (TV Series) Eric ( 7 episodes, 1989 )  Less 1989 7
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  • Primary photo for Blind JusticeBlind Justice (TV Mini-series) Det. Sgt. McCabe ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
    • Crime and Punishment (Oct 12, 1988) Det. Sgt. McCabe (as Peter Postlethwaite)  Less
  • Primary photo for TumbledownTumbledown (TV Movie) Major (Rehabilitation Centre)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Number 27Number 27 (TV Movie) Becket  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for WatchingWatching (TV Movie) Stuart Shooter  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Cyrano de BergeracCyrano de Bergerac (TV Movie) Ragueneau  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Summer SeasonSummer Season (TV Series) Painter ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
    • A Crack in the Ice (Aug 6, 1985) Painter (as Peter Postlethwaite)  Less
  • Primary photo for DeceptionsDeceptions (TV Movie) Driver (uncredited)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Victoria Wood: As Seen on TVVictoria Wood: As Seen on TV (TV Series) Barry ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
    • Episode #1.6 (Feb 15, 1985) Barry (as Peter Postlethwaite)  Less
  • Primary photo for MitchMitch (TV Series) Jack Frost ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
    • Squealer (Oct 5, 1984) Jack Frost (as Peter Postlethwaite)  Less
  • Primary photo for Strike: The Birth of SolidarityStrike: The Birth of Solidarity (TV Movie) Ireneusz Lesniak  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Crown CourtCrown Court (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for Coronation StreetCoronation Street (TV Series) Detective Sergeant Cross ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for Play for TodayPlay for Today (TV Series) Danny Duggan ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981 1
    • The Muscle Market (Jan 13, 1981) Danny Duggan (as Peter Postlethwaite)  Less
  • Primary photo for Horse in the HouseHorse in the House (TV Series) Uncle Doug ( 6 episodes, 1979 )  Less 1979 6
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  • Primary photo for Afternoon OffAfternoon Off (TV Movie) Attendant in Art Gallery  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Doris and DoreenDoris and Doreen (TV Movie) Lomax  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Going StraightGoing Straight (TV Series) Thomas Clifford Crowther ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
    • Going Going Gone (Mar 31, 1978) Thomas Clifford Crowther (as Peter Postlethwaite)  Less
  • Primary photo for Last of the Summer WineLast of the Summer Wine (TV Series) Man in Cafe ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
    • A Merry Heatwave (Jan 1, 1978) Man in Cafe (as Peter Postlethwaite)  Less
  • Primary photo for Plays for BritainPlays for Britain (TV Series) Soldier ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976 1
    • The Paradise Run (Apr 6, 1976) Soldier (as Peter Postlethwaite)  Less
  • Primary photo for Second City FirstsSecond City Firsts (TV Series) Duffy ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
    • Thwum (Nov 22, 1975) Duffy (as Peter Postlethwaite)  Less
Self (24 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (22 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Le Fossoyeur de FilmsLe Fossoyeur de Films (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
    • Le monde perdu (Apr 20, 2017) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for No Small PartsNo Small Parts (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for BBC Look North: Yorkshire and North MidlandsBBC Look North: Yorkshire and North Midlands (TV Series) Danny Ormondroyd - Brassed Off ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Animation LookbackAnimation Lookback (TV Series) Old Man ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Julie Walters: A Life on ScreenJulie Walters: A Life on Screen (TV Movie) Acting Role in Play (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Himself - Actor ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The 83rd Annual Academy AwardsThe 83rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Orange British Academy Film AwardsThe Orange British Academy Film Awards (TV Special) Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Días de cineDías de cine (TV Series) Giuseppe Conlon ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Thora Hird TributeThora Hird Tribute (TV Movie) Deric Longden (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Ben's BostonBen's Boston (TV Mini-series) Fergie ( 2 episodes, 2010 )  Less 2010
    • The Cathedral of Boston (Dec 17, 2010) Fergie (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • The Town (Dec 17, 2010) Fergie (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Stars of the Street: 50 Years, 50 Classic CharactersThe Stars of the Street: 50 Years, 50 Classic Characters (Video) Detective Sergeant Cross (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Stars on the StreetStars on the Street (TV Movie) Detective Sergeant Cross (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Ceremonia de inauguración - 56º Festival internacional de cine de San SebastiánCeremonia de inauguración - 56º Festival internacional de cine de San Sebastián (TV Special) Father (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Alberto Iglesias, el músico fielAlberto Iglesias, el músico fiel (TV Movie) Dr. Lorbeer (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Making It at HolbyMaking It at Holby (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Total CopsTotal Cops (TV Movie) Chief Supt. Jameson (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Round Up: Deposing 'The Usual Suspects'Round Up: Deposing 'The Usual Suspects' (Video) Kobayashi (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Sharpe: The LegendSharpe: The Legend (Video) Hakeswill (archive footage)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Dragonheart'The Making of 'Dragonheart' (Video) Brother Gilbert (archive footage)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for 1st Annual Mystery Science Theater 3000 Summer Blockbuster Review1st Annual Mystery Science Theater 3000 Summer Blockbuster Review (TV Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1997
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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