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Ronald Pickup

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Pickup was born in Chester, England, the son of Daisy (née Williams) and Eric Pickup, who was a lecturer.[1] Pickup was educated at The King's School, Chester, trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in London, and became an Associate Member of RADA. His television work began with an episode during the second series of Doctor Who in 1964, for which he was paid £30. Pickup worked with Laurence Olivier at the Royal National Theatre, most notably in Three Sisters and Long Day's Journey Into Night. In 1973, he starred in the BBC drama series The Dragon's Opponent, playing a World War II bomb disposal expert and also appeared in The Day of the Jackal. He played Lt. Harford in Zulu Dawn in 1979, portrayed Igor Stravinsky in Nijinsky in 1980, Prince John in Ivanhoe in 1982, and in 1983 he appeared opposite Penelope Keith in Moving, in 1988 in the BBC miniseries The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (1988 TV Serial) as the voice of Aslan, and in 1990 he starred in the short lived sit-com, Not with a Bang. More modern roles have included parts in Hornblower, Hustle, Foyle's War, Midsomer Murders, Waking the Dead, The Bill, Silent Witness, Sherlock Holmes, and Inspector Morse. He is also a regular character in the BBC sitcom The Worst Week of My Life. His most recent appearance was in Holby City as Lord Charles Byrne. Pickup gave a highly acclaimed performance as a decayed Russian aristocrat in the BBC series Fortunes of War, based on a work by Olivia Manning. He also provided the voice for Aslan in the BBC's adaptation of the Chronicles of Narnia and starred opposite Judi Dench in the 1989 Channel 4 serial Behaving Badly. He is also an accomplished stage actor. He was nominated for a 1998 Laurence Olivier Theatre Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role of 1997 for his performance in Amy's View. Pickup had the starring role as composer Giuseppe Verdi in the acclaimed The Life of Verdi, written and directed by Renato Castellani. In 2005, he had a supporting role in the family-based film, The Adventures of Greyfriars Bobby. Between March and August 2009, he starred as Lucky in Sean Mathias' production of Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett opposite Sir Ian McKellen (Estragon), Patrick Stewart (Vladimir) and also Simon Callow (Pozzo). The tour opened in Malvern before travelling to Milton Keynes, Brighton, Bath, Norwich, Edinburgh and Newcastle; its run at the Theatre Royal, Haymarket was extended due to demand. In February 2010 he also appeared as 'Pegleg' in the BBC's period drama Lark Rise to Candleford. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ronald Pickup, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jun 7, 1940 в Chester, England, UK
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Впервые появился:
на series Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951-12-24
Последний проект:
Кино Die Habenichtse 2016-06-25
Известный в фильмах
Poster of Виртуозы
Poster of Чисто английские убийства
Poster of Not with a Bang
Poster of Jekyll & Hyde
Кино Die Habenichtse Bentham 2016-06-25
Кино Отель «Мэриголд». Заселение продолжается Norman Cousins 2015-02-26
Кино Отель «Мэриголд»: Лучший из экзотических Norman Cousins 2011-11-28
Кино Принц Персии: Пески времени King Sharaman 2010-05-19
Кино Темный этаж Tobias 2008-02-06
Кино Рождественское чудо Джонатана Туми William McDowell 2007-07-09
Кино A Life in Suitcases Monsieur Moitessier 2005-10-20
Series Sea of Souls Unknown 2004-02-02
Кино The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 2: Vaux to the Sea Monsieur Moitessier 2004-02-09
Кино Secret Passage Da Monte 2004-01-01
Кино Эвиленко Aron Richter 2004-04-16
Series Feather Boy Ernest Sorrel 2004-03-16
Series The Worst Week of My Life 2004-03-12
Series Виртуозы Unknown 2004-02-24
Series The Jury Jeffrey Livingstone 2002-02-17
Series Война Фойла Unknown 2002-10-27
Series Инспектор Линли расследует Unknown 2002-04-08
Series Воскрешая мертвых Unknown 2000-09-04
Кино Hornblower: The Duchess and the Devil Don Massaredo 1999-02-24
Кино Ivanhoe Waldemar Fitzurse 1997-01-12
Series Чисто английские убийства Unknown 1997-03-23
Кино Лолита Young Humbert's Father 1997-09-27
Series Безмолвный свидетель Unknown 1996-02-21
Кино Henry IV Henry IV 1995-10-27
Кино Message for Posterity Richard Browning 1994-10-28
Series The Riff Raff Element 1993-04-02
Кино The Golden Years 1992-01-02
Кино Absolute Hell 1991-10-04
Кино A Murder of Quality Felix D'Arcy 1991-10-04
Кино Jekyll & Hyde Jeffrey Utterson, Esquire 1990-01-06
Series Not with a Bang 1990-03-25
Series Behaving Badly 1989-02-20
Кино Roald Dahl's Danny the Champion of the World Captain Lancaster 1989-04-29
Кино Testimony Marshall Tukhachevsky 1988-11-01
Series The Chronicles of Narnia Unknown 1988-11-13
Кино The Fourth Protocol Wynne-Evans 1987-08-28
Series Инспектор Морс Unknown 1987-01-06
Series Fortunes of War 1987-10-11
Series Лавджой Unknown 1986-01-10
Series Мэтлок Unknown 1986-03-03
Кино Миссия Hontar 1986-09-29
Кино Eleni Spiro 1985-01-01
Series Moving 1985-01-09
Series Screen Two Brian Silcott / ... 1985-01-06
Кино Camille Jean 1984-12-11
Кино Wagner Nietzsche 1983-01-01
Кино 007: Никогда не говори «никогда» Elliott 1983-10-07
Series Wagner Unknown 1983-10-03
Кино Айвенго Prince John 1982-02-23
Кино The Letter Howard Joyce 1982-05-03
Кино Nijinsky Igor Stravinsky 1980-03-20
Кино Zulu Dawn Lt. Harford 1979-05-14
Series BBC Television Shakespeare Unknown 1978-12-01
Кино ...but the clouds... 1977-04-16
Кино The Philanthropist 1975-10-28
Кино Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill Lord Randolph Churchill 1974-11-05
Series Father Brown Unknown 1974-09-26
Кино All Good Men 1974-01-31
Series Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill Unknown 1974-11-05
Кино Long Day's Journey Into Night Edmund Tyrone 1973-03-10
Кино Much Ado About Nothing Don Pedro 1967-01-01
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24