Benjamin Whitrow (1937–2017)

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KNOWN FOR 
Chicken Run (2000) | Damage (1992) | Bomber (2009)
AWARDS 
1 nomination More »
AKA 
Ben Whitrow
BORN 
Feb 17, 1937 (died Sep 28, 2017)

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Past Film & Video (19 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (98 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The MusketeersThe Musketeers (TV Series) Priest ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Man DownMan Down (TV Series) Tim ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Wolf HallWolf Hall (TV Mini-series) Archbishop Warham ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Toast of LondonToast of London (TV Series) Ken Suggestion ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for New TricksNew Tricks (TV Series) Edward Fraser ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for CasualtyCasualty (TV Series) Godfrey Whithouse / Douglas Cranville ( 2 episodes, 1991–2013 )  Less 1991–2013 2
  • Primary photo for Little CrackersLittle Crackers (TV Series) Dad ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for The RoyalThe Royal (TV Series) Professor Farrow ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Manoeuvres (Jul 3, 2011) Professor Farrow  Less
  • Primary photo for Doc MartinDoc Martin (TV Series) Mr McLynn ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Midsomer MurdersMidsomer Murders (TV Series) Sir Malcolm Frazer / Hugo Balcombe ( 2 episodes, 2001–2009 ) , Performer ("Cwm Rhondda (Bread of Heaven)") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2001–2009 2
    • Secrets and Spies (Jul 7, 2009) Sir Malcolm Frazer, Performer ("Cwm Rhondda (Bread of Heaven)")  Less
    • Tainted Fruit (Sep 23, 2001) Hugo Balcombe  Less
  • Primary photo for BonekickersBonekickers (TV Series) Mr. Carr ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Trial & RetributionTrial & Retribution (TV Series) Jarvis ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Agatha Christie's PoirotAgatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series) Timothy Abernethie ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for The Queen's SisterThe Queen's Sister (TV Movie) Cronin  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Murder in SuburbiaMurder in Suburbia (TV Series) Eric ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Island at WarIsland at War (TV Mini-series) Bailiff Francis La Palotte ( 5 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2004 5
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  • Primary photo for Wren: The Man Who Built BritainWren: The Man Who Built Britain (TV Movie) John Evelyn  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Henry VIIIHenry VIII (TV Movie) Thomas Boleyn  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Monarch of the GlenMonarch of the Glen (TV Series) Toad ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Pevsner RevisitedPevsner Revisited (TV Movie) Reader  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Other People's ChildrenOther People's Children (TV Series) Duncan ( 2 episodes, 2000 )  Less 2000 2
  • Primary photo for Jonathan CreekJonathan Creek (TV Series) Rupert Clifford-Wright ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Kiss Me KateKiss Me Kate (TV Series) Philip ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
    • Dad (May 20, 1999) Philip  Less
  • Primary photo for The Blonde BombshellThe Blonde Bombshell (TV Mini-series) Mr. Fluck ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for The History of Tom Jones, a FoundlingThe History of Tom Jones, a Foundling (TV Mini-series) Squire Allworthy ( 5 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 5
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  • Primary photo for EmbassyEmbassy (TV Movie) Taylor Scott  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Inspector MorseInspector Morse (TV Series) Brownlee ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for The Merchant of VeniceThe Merchant of Venice (TV Movie) Antonio  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Pride and PrejudicePride and Prejudice (TV Mini-series) Mr. Bennet ( 6 episodes, 1995 )  Less 1995 6
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  • Primary photo for The BillThe Bill (TV Series) James Merchant ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Moving StoryMoving Story (TV Series) Mr. Mallet ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Men of the WorldMen of the World (TV Series) Mr. Tuxter ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Peak PracticePeak Practice (TV Series) Dr. Laurence Reeve ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
    • Hope to Die (Jun 14, 1993) Dr. Laurence Reeve  Less
  • Primary photo for The New StatesmanThe New Statesman (TV Series) Paddy O'Rourke ( 3 episodes, 1991–1992 )  Less 1991–1992 3
  • Primary photo for BrooksideBrookside (TV Series) Bishop Carter ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
    • Guidance (Apr 13, 1992) Bishop Carter  Less
  • Primary photo for Rumpole of the BaileyRumpole of the Bailey (TV Series) The Rev. Bill Britwell ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Perfect ScoundrelsPerfect Scoundrels (TV Series) Illingworth ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for BoonBoon (TV Series) Peter Haymon ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for ChancerChancer (TV Series) Robert Douglas ( 13 episodes, 1990 )  Less 1990 13
    • Love (May 29, 1990) Robert Douglas  Less
    • Temptation (May 22, 1990) Robert Douglas  Less
    • History (May 15, 1990) Robert Douglas  Less
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  • Primary photo for ChillersChillers (TV Series) Mr. Emery ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for FfizzFfizz (TV Series) Hugo Walker ( 12 episodes, 1987–1989 )  Less 1987–1989 12
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  • Primary photo for ScreenplayScreenplay (TV Series) Lawson / Mr. Kemp ( 3 episodes, 1986–1989 )  Less 1986–1989 3
  • Primary photo for A Bit of Fry and LaurieA Bit of Fry and Laurie (TV Series) Angry Audience Member ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
    • Episode #1.4 (Feb 3, 1989) Angry Audience Member  Less
  • Primary photo for Muzzy Comes BackMuzzy Comes Back (TV Series) Norman  Less 1989– 
  • Primary photo for A Man for All SeasonsA Man for All Seasons (TV Movie) Thomas Cromwell  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Natural CausesNatural Causes (TV Movie) Walter Bryce  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Screen TwoScreen Two (TV Series) Mr. Slipper / Lecturer in Medical School ( 2 episodes, 1986–1988 )  Less 1986–1988 2
  • Primary photo for Tickets for the TitanicTickets for the Titanic (TV Series) Osgood ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for CrossroadsCrossroads (TV Series) Mr. Ross  Less 1964–1988
  • Primary photo for Theatre NightTheatre Night (TV Series) Major Swindon ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Victoria Wood: As Seen on TVVictoria Wood: As Seen on TV (TV Series) Consultant ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Muzzy in GondolandMuzzy in Gondoland (TV Series) Norman ( 6 episodes, 1986 )  Less 1986 6
    • Episode #1.6 (Oct 26, 1986) Norman (voice)  Less
    • Episode #1.5 (Oct 19, 1986) Norman (voice) (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (Oct 12, 1986) Norman (voice) (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for BergeracBergerac (TV Series) B J Farrell ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Dempsey and MakepeaceDempsey and Makepeace (TV Series) Lindsay ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for MinderMinder (TV Series) Doctor ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Summer SeasonSummer Season (TV Series) Captain Kirov ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Coming ThroughComing Through (TV Movie) Ernest Weekley  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Sharma and BeyondSharma and Beyond (TV Movie) Anton Heron  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Hay FeverHay Fever (TV Movie) Richard Greatham  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Danger: Marmalade at WorkDanger: Marmalade at Work (TV Series) Q ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Partners in CrimePartners in Crime (TV Series) Sir Arthur Merivale ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for The Starlight BallroomThe Starlight Ballroom (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Bingo!Bingo! (TV Movie) The husband  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for ShackletonShackleton (TV Mini-series) Roald Amundsen ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Harry's GameHarry's Game (TV Mini-series) Davidson ( 3 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982 3
  • Primary photo for All for LoveAll for Love (TV Series) Mr. Curry ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Tales of the UnexpectedTales of the Unexpected (TV Series) Fergus Locke ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for BBC Play of the MonthBBC Play of the Month (TV Series) Richard Halton / Duke of Albany ( 2 episodes, 1975–1982 )  Less 1975–1982 2
  • Primary photo for BBC2 PlayhouseBBC2 Playhouse (TV Series) George ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for NannyNanny (TV Series) Frederick Sackville ( 3 episodes, 1981–1982 )  Less 1981–1982 3
  • Primary photo for Play for TodayPlay for Today (TV Series) James Sellars / Phillips / Tom / House Master / Josh ( 5 episodes, 1975–1981 )  Less 1975–1981 5
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  • Primary photo for Troilus & CressidaTroilus & Cressida (TV Movie) Ulysses  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for BognorBognor (TV Series) Eric Gringe ( 6 episodes, 1981 )  Less 1981 6
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  • Primary photo for Suez 1956Suez 1956 (TV Movie) Sir Patrick Dean  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for A Moment in TimeA Moment in Time (TV Series) Harry ( 4 episodes, 1979 )  Less 1979 4
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  • Primary photo for One Fine DayOne Fine Day (TV Movie) Blake  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Danger UXBDanger UXB (TV Series) Major John Pullar ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for Afternoon OffAfternoon Off (TV Movie) Father  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The SweeneyThe Sweeney (TV Series) Det. Chief Supt. Braithwaite ( 4 episodes, 1978 )  Less 1978 4
    • Latin Lady (Nov 30, 1978) Det. Chief Supt. Braithwaite  Less
    • Hearts and Minds (Nov 23, 1978) Det. Chief Supt. Braithwaite (uncredited)  Less
    • Drag Act (Sep 21, 1978) Det. Chief Supt. Braithwaite  Less
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  • Primary photo for Armchair ThrillerArmchair Thriller (TV Series) Edward Reynolds ( 6 episodes, 1978 )  Less 1978 6
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  • Primary photo for WingsWings (TV Series) Major Anson ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
    • Mutiny (Mar 16, 1978) Major Anson  Less
  • Primary photo for BBC2 Play of the WeekBBC2 Play of the Week (TV Series) Stephen ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Yes, HonestlyYes, Honestly (TV Series) Trevor Wilson ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Fathers and FamiliesFathers and Families (TV Mini-series) Douglas Carlton ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for The SquirrelsThe Squirrels (TV Series) Northwood-Black ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for ClayhangerClayhanger (TV Series) Dr. Heve / Doctor Heve ( 3 episodes, 1976 )  Less 1976 3
  • Primary photo for Microbes and MenMicrobes and Men (TV Series) Douglas ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for The PallisersThe Pallisers (TV Mini-series) Mr. Lovibond ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for The Aweful Mr. GoodallThe Aweful Mr. Goodall (TV Series) Captain Ralph Stearns ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for The Brontës of HaworthThe Brontës of Haworth (TV Mini-series) Arthur Bell Nicholls ( 2 episodes, 1973 )  Less 1973 2
  • Primary photo for The Merchant of VeniceThe Merchant of Venice (TV Movie) Duke of Venice  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Dr. Finlay's CasebookDr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series) Robert McDowell ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Emergency-Ward 10Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series) Harry Bartholomew / Bill Heald ( 2 episodes, 1963–1967 )  Less 1963–1967 2
  • Primary photo for Theatre 625Theatre 625 (TV Series) Clerk of the Court ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for The Power GameThe Power Game (TV Series) Customs Man ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for LondonersLondoners (TV Series) The Priest ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for DetectiveDetective (TV Series) Peter Binns ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for ITV Play of the WeekITV Play of the Week (TV Series) Hammond ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
Self (4 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Many Faces of...The Many Faces of... (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Quadrophenia: FeaturetteQuadrophenia: Featurette (Video) Mr. Fulford  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The 49th Bafta AwardsThe 49th Bafta Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a TV Series  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for ReputationsReputations (TV Series) Himself - Readings ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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