John Fortune (I) (1939–2013)

Actor | Writer | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
Match Point (2005) | Calendar Girls (2003) | The Tailor of Panama (2001)
AWARDS 
2 wins & 4 nominations More »
BORN 
Jun 30, 1939 (died Dec 31, 2013)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)

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Past Film & Video (12 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (70 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Rory Bremner's Coalition ReportRory Bremner's Coalition Report (TV Movie) Writer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd MargaretThe Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret (TV Series) Magistrate ( 7 episodes, 2009–2010 )  Less 2009–2010 7
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  • Primary photo for Comedy ShowcaseComedy Showcase (TV Series) Magistrate ( 2 episodes, 2007–2009 )  Less 2007–2009 2
  • Primary photo for Bremner, Bird and Fortune: Silly MoneyBremner, Bird and Fortune: Silly Money (TV Series) Various, Writer  Less 2008– 
  • Primary photo for New TricksNew Tricks (TV Series) Mel Simons ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Bremner, Bird and FortuneBremner, Bird and Fortune (TV Series) Various Characters ( 6 episodes, 1999–2007 )  Less 1999–2007 6
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  • Primary photo for Coup!Coup! (TV Movie) Writer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Love SoupLove Soup (TV Series) Geoffrey Strayhorn QC ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
    • Take Five (Aug 29, 2006) Geoffrey Strayhorn QC  Less
  • Primary photo for Bremner, Bird and Fortune: A Bunch of CountsBremner, Bird and Fortune: A Bunch of Counts (TV Movie) Various, Writer  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Don't Watch That, Watch ThisDon't Watch That, Watch This (TV Series) Actor ( 6 episodes, 2005 ) , Programme Consultant ( 6 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005 6
    • Episode #1.6 (Feb 17, 2005) Actor, Programme Consultant  Less
    • Episode #1.5 (Feb 10, 2005) Actor, Programme Consultant  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (Feb 3, 2005) Actor, Programme Consultant  Less
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  • Primary photo for Trust Me, I'm a Prime MinisterTrust Me, I'm a Prime Minister (TV Movie) Actor, Writer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Death in Holy OrdersDeath in Holy Orders (TV Mini-series) Commissioner Harkness ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
    • Episode #1.1 (Aug 23, 2003) Commissioner Harkness  Less
  • Primary photo for Spine ChillersSpine Chillers (TV Series) Frank ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Beyond Iraq and a Hard PlaceBeyond Iraq and a Hard Place (TV Movie) Himself, Writer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Between Iraq and a Hard PlaceBetween Iraq and a Hard Place (TV Movie) Himself, Writer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Ella and the MothersElla and the Mothers (TV Movie) Professor Atkins  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Queen's NoseThe Queen's Nose (TV Series) Sir Vivian ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for My Government and IMy Government and I (TV Movie) Various Roles  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Canterbury TalesThe Canterbury Tales (TV Series) The Knight  Less 1998–2000
  • Primary photo for The Long JohnsThe Long Johns (TV Series) Various Characters, Writer  Less 1995–1997
  • Primary photo for Giving TongueGiving Tongue (TV Movie) Chief Executive  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Our Hands in Your SafeOur Hands in Your Safe (TV Movie) Actor, Writer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Screen TwoScreen Two (TV Series) Prime Minister ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Joking ApartJoking Apart (TV Series) Clement ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Murder Most HorridMurder Most Horrid (TV Series) Squire Thorpe ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for The Lenny Henry ShowThe Lenny Henry Show (TV Series) News Presenter ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
    • Pilot (1994) News Presenter  Less
  • Primary photo for Don't Leave Me This WayDon't Leave Me This Way (TV Movie) George Saunders  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Rory Bremner, Who Else?Rory Bremner, Who Else? (TV Series) Various ( 1 episode, 1993 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for The Good GuysThe Good Guys (TV Series) Writer ( 6 episodes, 1992–1993 ) , Rhoddy Baillie ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992–1993 6
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  • Primary photo for HaggardHaggard (TV Series) Milton Scroop ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Rory BremnerRory Bremner (TV Series) Various (1991-1992), Writer  Less 1989–1992
  • Primary photo for Life After LifeLife After Life (TV Movie) Detective Inspector Curtin  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for CampionCampion (TV Series) Dr. Brian Kingston ( 2 episodes, 1989 )  Less 1989 2
  • Primary photo for The BillThe Bill (TV Series) Mr. Burton ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for DramaramaDramarama (TV Series) Gerald Feeney ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for CampaignCampaign (TV Mini-series) Warren Greenbank ( 5 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 5
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  • Primary photo for C.A.T.S. EyesC.A.T.S. Eyes (TV Series) Alan Moss ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Breaking UpBreaking Up (TV Series) Mr. Jackson ( 4 episodes, 1986 )  Less 1986 4
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  • Primary photo for First Among EqualsFirst Among Equals (TV Mini-series) Clive Reynolds ( 4 episodes, 1986 )  Less 1986 4
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  • Primary photo for Shades of DarknessShades of Darkness (TV Series) Eric Farnham ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Lenny Henry ToniteLenny Henry Tonite (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Round and RoundRound and Round (TV Series) Writer ( 6 episodes, 1984 ) , Dr. Beamish ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 6
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  • Primary photo for Crown CourtCrown Court (TV Series) Prosecuting Counsel / Francis Matthews ( 2 episodes, 1983–1984 )  Less 1983–1984 2
  • Primary photo for The Hard WordThe Hard Word (TV Series) Mike Morrison ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Educating MarmaladeEducating Marmalade (TV Series) Doctor Glenfiddick ( 3 episodes, 1982–1983 )  Less 1982–1983 3
  • Primary photo for Yes MinisterYes Minister (TV Series) Major Saunders ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Hi-de-Hi!Hi-de-Hi! (TV Series) Max Tewkesbury ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Roger Doesn't Live Here AnymoreRoger Doesn't Live Here Anymore (TV Series) Writer ( 6 episodes, 1981 )  Less 1981 6
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  • Primary photo for Timon of AthensTimon of Athens (TV Movie) Poet  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Light PrincessThe Light Princess (TV Movie) Prince  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for In the Looking GlassIn the Looking Glass (TV Series) Various ( 3 episodes, 1978 ) , Writer ( 3 episodes, 1978 )  Less 1978 3
    • Monopoly (Feb 21, 1978) Various, Writer  Less
    • Atlantis (Feb 7, 1978) Various, Writer  Less
    • Deserts (Jan 17, 1978) Various, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for Well AnywayWell Anyway (TV Series) John Chance ( 7 episodes, 1976 ) , Writer ( 7 episodes, 1976 )  Less 1976 7
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  • Primary photo for BBC2 PlayhouseBBC2 Playhouse (TV Series) Dick Thomson ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976 1
    • Jumbo (May 14, 1976) Dick Thomson  Less
  • Primary photo for After That, ThisAfter That, This (TV Series) Writer  Less 1975– 
  • Primary photo for The End of the Pier ShowThe End of the Pier Show (TV Series) Actor  Less 1974– 
  • Primary photo for The Cobblers of UmbridgeThe Cobblers of Umbridge (TV Movie) Phil Cobbler / John Begorrah / Jack Woodley  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Step Laughing Into the GraveStep Laughing Into the Grave (TV Movie) Actor, Writer  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Where Was Spring?Where Was Spring? (TV Series) Actor, Writer  Less 1969–1970
  • Primary photo for Charley's GrantsCharley's Grants (TV Series) Writer  Less 1970– 
  • Primary photo for BBC Show of the WeekBBC Show of the Week (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for A Series of Bird'sA Series of Bird's (TV Series) Actor ( 8 episodes, 1967 ) , Writer ( 8 episodes, 1967 )  Less 1967 8
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  • Primary photo for The Late ShowThe Late Show (TV Series) Actor ( 14 episodes, 1966–1967 )  Less 1966–1967 14
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  • Primary photo for On the MarginOn the Margin (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for My Father Knew Lloyd GeorgeMy Father Knew Lloyd George (TV Movie) Various Roles, Writer (additional material)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Wednesday PlayThe Wednesday Play (TV Series) Server ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Sunday NightSunday Night (TV Series) Phaedrus ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Not So Much a Programme, More a Way of LifeNot So Much a Programme, More a Way of Life (TV Series) Writer ( 4 episodes, 1964–1965 ) , Various Characters ( 3 episodes, 1964–1965 ) , Various Characters ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1964–1965 4
    • Episode #1.47 (Mar 7, 1965) Various Characters, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.41 (Feb 21, 1965) Various Characters, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.38 (Feb 14, 1965) Various Characters, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Big NoiseThe Big Noise (TV Series) Johnny ( 2 episodes, 1964 )  Less 1964 2
  • Primary photo for Dig This RhubarbDig This Rhubarb (TV Series) Actor ( 8 episodes, 1963–1964 )  Less 1963–1964 8
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  • Primary photo for Armchair TheatreArmchair Theatre (TV Series) George Potter ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
Self (18 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for A Taste of My LifeA Taste of My Life (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Tony Blair: My Part in His DownfallTony Blair: My Part in His Downfall (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Question TimeQuestion Time (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Dear John: A Tribute to John WellsDear John: A Tribute to John Wells (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Have I Got News for YouHave I Got News for You (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1995–1996 )  Less 1995–1996
  • Primary photo for Just a MinuteJust a Minute (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1994 )  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Robbie Coltrane SpecialThe Robbie Coltrane Special (TV Special) Self  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Q.E.D.Q.E.D. (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for How to Enjoy WineHow to Enjoy Wine Wally  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Secret Policeman's Other BallThe Secret Policeman's Other Ball Himself / Various Roles  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The South Bank ShowThe South Bank Show (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode )  Less 1978– 
  • Primary photo for Pleasure at Her Majesty'sPleasure at Her Majesty's (TV Movie) Various  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Up SundayUp Sunday (TV Series) Himself ( 8 episodes, 1973 )  Less 1973
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  • Primary photo for BBC 3BBC 3 (TV Series) Himself ( 18 episodes, 1965–1966 )  Less 1965–1966
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  • Primary photo for Not So Much a Programme, More a Way of LifeNot So Much a Programme, More a Way of Life (TV Series) Various Characters ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Great WarThe Great War (TV Mini-series) Various ( 5 episodes, 1964 )  Less 1964
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  • Primary photo for That Was the Week That WasThat Was the Week That Was (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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