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Edward Fox was born on April 13, 1937 in Chelsea, London, England as Edward Charles Morrice Fox. He is an actor and producer, known for A Bridge Too Far (1977), The Day of the Jackal (1973) and Gandhi (1982). He has been married to Joanna David since 2004. They have two children. He was previously married to Tracy Reed. See full bio »
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Won 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 4 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

A Bridge Too Far
A Bridge Too Far Lt. Gen. Horrocks
(1977)
The Day of the Jackal
(1973)
Gandhi
Gandhi General Dyer
(1982)

Filmography

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 2017 Taboo (TV Series)
Horace Delaney
- Episode #1.7 (2017) ... Horace Delaney
- Episode #1.4 (2017) ... Horace Delaney
- Episode #1.3 (2017) ... Horace Delaney
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... Horace Delaney
 2015 The Dresser (TV Movie)
Thornton
 2014 Katherine of Alexandria
Emperor Constantius
 2013 The Audience
Winston Churchill
 2013 Inspector Lewis (TV Series)
Dr. Yardley
- Intelligent Design: Part 2 (2013) ... Dr. Yardley
- Intelligent Design: Part 1 (2013) ... Dr. Yardley
 2011 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
William Bingham
- Dark Secrets (2011) ... William Bingham
 2010 Agatha Christie's Marple (TV Series)
Caterham
- The Secret of Chimneys (2010) ... Caterham
 2007 Oliver Twist (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Brownlow
- Episode #1.5 (2007) ... Mr. Brownlow
- Episode #1.4 (2007) ... Mr. Brownlow
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... Mr. Brownlow
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... Mr. Brownlow
- Episode #1.1 (2007) ... Mr. Brownlow
 2007 The Old, Old, Very Old Man (Short)
All
 2005 Lassie
Hulton
 2004 Stage Beauty
Sir Edward Hyde
 2004 Agatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series)
Gudgeon
- The Hollow (2004) ... Gudgeon
 2003 The Republic of Love
Richard McLeod
 2002 Nicholas Nickleby
Sir Mulberry Hawk
 2002 Daniel Deronda (TV Mini-Series)
Sir Hugo Mallinger
- Episode #1.4 (2002) ... Sir Hugo Mallinger
- Episode #1.3 (2002) ... Sir Hugo Mallinger
- Episode #1.2 (2002) ... Sir Hugo Mallinger
- Episode #1.1 (2002) ... Sir Hugo Mallinger
 2002 Foyle's War (TV Series)
Asst. Commissioner Summers
- The German Woman (2002) ... Asst. Commissioner Summers
 2001 I Was a Rat (TV Mini-Series)
Professor Prosser (uncredited)
 2001 All the Queen's Men
Aitken
 2000 Wilfred (Short) (voice)
 1998 Lost in Space
Businessman
 1997 A Dance to the Music of Time (TV Mini-Series)
Uncle Giles
- The Thirties (1997) ... Uncle Giles
- The Twenties (1997) ... Uncle Giles
 1997 Prince Valiant
King Arthur
 1996 September (TV Movie)
Archie
 1996 Gulliver's Travels (TV Mini-Series)
General Limtoc
- Episode #1.1 (1996) ... General Limtoc
 1995 A Month by the Lake
Major Wilshaw
 1994 Sherwood's Travels
Donen
 1994 A Feast at Midnight
Father
 1993 Performance (TV Series)
Major Luddington
- The Maitlands (1993) ... Major Luddington
 1992 The Good Guys (TV Series)
John Montgomerie
- Tooth (1992) ... John Montgomerie
 1992 Chillers (TV Series)
Michael Herbert
- The Cat Brought It In (1992) ... Michael Herbert
 1991 The Crucifer of Blood (TV Movie)
Alistair Ross
 1991 Robin Hood
Prince John
 1987-1991 Screen Two (TV Series)
Monk Scott / Philip / St. John Quartermaine
- They Never Slept (1991) ... Monk Scott
- Circles of Deceit (1990) ... Philip
- Quartermaine's Terms (1987) ... St. John Quartermaine
 1991 Strauss Dynasty (TV Mini-Series)
Metternich
- Adele (1991) ... Metternich
- Hetti (1991) ... Metternich
- Lili (1991) ... Metternich
- Josef (1991) ... Metternich
- Revolution of 1848 (1991) ... Metternich
 1990 The Tale of Little Pig Robinson (TV Movie)
Captain Barnabas Butcher
 1986-1989 Shaka Zulu (TV Mini-Series)
Lt. Francis Farewell
- Episode #1.5 (1989) ... Lt. Francis Farewell
- Episode #1.4 (1989) ... Lt. Francis Farewell
- Episode #1.3 (1989) ... Lt. Francis Farewell
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... Lt. Francis Farewell
- Part I (1986) ... Lt. Francis Farewell
 1989 Return from the River Kwai
Major Benford
 1988 Ten Great Writers of the Modern World (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Reader
- T.S. Eliot's 'The Waste Land' (1988) ... Reader
 1987 A Hazard of Hearts (TV Movie)
Lord Harry Wrotham
 1986 Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna (TV Movie)
Dr. Hauser
 1985 Theatre Night (TV Series)
The Doctor
- The Father (1985) ... The Doctor
 1985 Wild Geese II
Alex Faulkner
 1985 The Shooting Party
Lord Gilbert Hartlip
 1984 The Bounty
Captain Greetham
 1983 The Dresser
Oxenby
 1982 Gandhi
General Dyer
 1981 Nighthawks
A.T.A.C. Man
 1980 The Mirror Crack'd
Inspector Craddock
 1979 Voor koningin en vaderland (TV Mini-Series)
Colonel rafelli
- De Ontmaskering (1979) ... Colonel rafelli
- De Oversteek (1979) ... Colonel rafelli
- De Germaanse Wals (1979) ... Colonel rafelli
- De Stilte voor de Storm (1979) ... Colonel rafelli
 1978 Edward & Mrs. Simpson (TV Mini-Series)
King Edward VIII
- The Abdication (1978) ... King Edward VIII
- Proposals (1978) ... King Edward VIII
- The Decision (1978) ... King Edward VIII
- The Divorce (1978) ... King Edward VIII
- The New King (1978) ... King Edward VIII
 1978 The Cat and the Canary
Hendricks
 1978 Force 10 from Navarone
Miller
 1978 The Big Sleep
Joe Brody
 1977 Hard Times (TV Mini-Series)
Capt. James Harthouse
- Episode #1.4 (1977) ... Capt. James Harthouse
- Episode #1.3 (1977) ... Capt. James Harthouse
- Episode #1.2 (1977) ... Capt. James Harthouse
 1977 BBC2 Play of the Week (TV Series)
Nikolai
- Shooting the Chandelier (1977) ... Nikolai
 1977 Soldier of Orange
Colonel Rafelli
 1977 A Bridge Too Far
Lt. Gen. Horrocks
 1977 The Duellists
Colonel
 1977 The Squeeze
Foreman
 1977 Romance (TV Series)
Sam Gregory
- The Black Knight (1977) ... Sam Gregory
 1976 Centre Play (TV Series)
Andrew
- Showcase: Sea Change (1976) ... Andrew
 1970-1976 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series)
Captain Dancy, DSO / Charles Surface / Lysander / ...
- Loyalties (1976) ... Captain Dancy, DSO
- The School for Scandal (1975) ... Charles Surface
- A Midsummer Night's Dream (1971) ... Lysander
- Ross (1970) ... Flt. Lieutenant Stoker
 1975 Churchill's People (TV Series)
Aaron Graham
- Mutiny (1975) ... Aaron Graham
 1975 Galileo
Cardinal Inquisitor
 1974 Dr. Watson and the Darkwater Hall Mystery (TV Movie)
Dr. Watson
 1973 Horizon (TV Series documentary)
Patient
- The Rat Man (1973) ... Patient
 1973/II A Doll's House
Krogstad
 1973 The Day of the Jackal
The Jackal
 1973 Shadows of Fear (TV Series)
John Parker
- The Party's Over (1973) ... John Parker
 1969-1972 ITV Saturday Night Theatre (TV Series)
Ian / Michael Turner / Dr. Macmillan
- When the Music Stops (1972) ... Ian
- Square (1971) ... Michael Turner
- Better Dead (1969) ... Dr. Macmillan
 1972 Thirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series)
Pip Lester
- Bermondsey (1972) ... Pip Lester
 1971 The Go-Between
Hugh Trimingham
 1971 The Expert (TV Series)
Tony Davis-Jones
- The Man on My Back (1971) ... Tony Davis-Jones
 1970 The Breaking of Bumbo
Horwood
 1970 W. Somerset Maugham (TV Series)
Tim Hardy
- Olive (1970) ... Tim Hardy
 1970 Skullduggery
Bruce Spofford
 1970 Happy Ever After (TV Series)
Mr. Bailey
- What's the Matter Can't You Sleep? (1970) ... Mr. Bailey
 1969 Battle of Britain
Pilot Officer Archie
 1969 The Mind of Mr. J.G. Reeder (TV Series)
Sir Harry Carlin
- The Strange Case (1969) ... Sir Harry Carlin
 1969 Oh! What a Lovely War
Aide to Field-Marshal Haig
 1969 Mogul (TV Series)
Jocelyn Traddle
- If He Hollers, Let Him Go (1969) ... Jocelyn Traddle
 1969 Journey to the Unknown (TV Series)
Sir Robert Sawyer
- Poor Butterfly (1969) ... Sir Robert Sawyer
 1968 Journey to Midnight
Sir Robert Sawyer (segment "Poor Butterfly")
 1968 The Avengers (TV Series)
Lord Teddy Chilcott
- My Wildest Dream (1968) ... Lord Teddy Chilcott
 1968 Man in a Suitcase (TV Series)
Gentleman Jim Ezard
- Castle in the Clouds (1968) ... Gentleman Jim Ezard
 1968 The Portrait of a Lady (TV Series)
Lord Warburton
- Dissensions (1968) ... Lord Warburton
- Decisions (1968) ... Lord Warburton
- Bequests (1968) ... Lord Warburton
- Proposals (1968) ... Lord Warburton
 1968 Public Eye (TV Series)
Eric Kitson
- If This Is Lucky, I'd Rather Be Jonah (1968) ... Eric Kitson
 1964-1967 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Edward Voysey / Papon / Roger Price
- The Bachelors (1964) ... Papon
- A Case of Character (1964) ... Roger Price
 1967 The Long Duel
Hardwicke
 1967 The Naked Runner
Ritchie Jackson
 1964-1967 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
George Barrington / Trevor / Ronnie Lovell
- The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (1967) ... George Barrington
- Girl of My Dreams (1966) ... Trevor
- Women in Crisis #1: Husband and Wife (1964) ... Ronnie Lovell
 1967 The Jokers
Lt. Sprague
 1967 Conflict (TV Series)
Octavius Robinson
- Man and Superman (1967) ... Octavius Robinson
 1966 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Captain Forster
- A Very Good Soldier (1966) ... Captain Forster
 1966 The Frozen Dead
Norburg's Brother (Prisoner #3)
 1966 Five More (TV Series)
David
- Shotgun (1966) ... David
 1966 Redcap (TV Series)
John Richardson
- Rough Justice (1966) ... John Richardson
 1965 Life at the Top
Office Supervisor (uncredited)
 1964 Love Story (TV Series)
Keith
 1964 Merry-Go-Round (TV Series documentary)
Laurens
- Port Holiday: Part 5 (1964) ... Laurens
 1963 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series)
Peter
- The Bachelor Girls (1963) ... Peter
 1963 Suspense (TV Series)
Charles Marten
- The White Hot Coal (1963) ... Charles Marten
 1963 Drama 61-67 (TV Series)
Hassell
- Drama '63: Somebody's Dying (1963) ... Hassell
 1963 This Sporting Life
Bruce, Restaurant Barman (uncredited)
 1963 The Mind Benders
Stewart (uncredited)
 1962 The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner
Extra (uncredited)
 1962 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Tom McMaster
- The Day Before Atlanta (1962) ... Tom McMaster
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Simon Gray's play, "Quartermaine's Terms," at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre in Guildford, Surrey, England with Peter Barkworth, Clive Francis, James Grant, and Sarah Badel in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Article | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on Daniel Craig as James Bond] So ugly! He is utterly wrong for Bond. The opposite of what [Ian Fleming] intended, and I knew Fleming.

Trivia:

He was awarded the O.B.E. (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2003 Queen's New Year's Honours List for his services to drama. See more »

Trademark:

He frequently plays British military officers See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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