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Freddie Jones

Freddie Jones

  • Born on
    • September 12th, 1927
  • Died on
    • July 9th, 2019
​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Freddie Jones was an English character actor. Jones was born in the town of Longton in the city of Stoke-on-Trent. He became an actor after ten years of working as a laboratory assistant with a firm making ceramic products, when his hobby of acting took over. He was trained at the prestigious Rose Bruford College and became famous for his role as Claudius in the 1968 British television series The Caesars. He often played eccentric characters. He narrated the award-winning video Sexual Encounters of the Floral Kind: Pollination. He plays the character Sandy Thomas in ITV’s soap opera Emmerdale. He was also something of a David Lynch regular, appearing in The Elephant Man (1980), Dune (1984), Wild At Heart (1990), his short-lived TV series On The Air (1992) and the short film Hotel Room (1993). Jones was the father of actor Toby Jones. He died on the 9th July, 2019 following a short illness. Description the Wikipedia article Freddie Jones, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Filmography

Acting (39 Credits)

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2005Casanova as Bragadin
2004Ladies in Lavender as Jan Pendered
2000David Copperfield as Barkis
1998What Rats Won't Do as Judge Foster
1995Cold Comfort Farm as Adam Lambsbreath
1994The NeverEnding Story III as Mr. Coreander / Old Man of Wandering Mountain
1994Royal Deceit as BjornWatch Free
1993The Last Vampyre as Pedlar
1993Hotel Room as Louis "Lou" Holchak
1990Wild at Heart as George Kovich
1989Erik the Viking as Harald the Missionary
1986Comrades as Vicar of Tolpuddle
1985Silas Marner as Squire Cass
1985The Black Cauldron as Dallben (voice)
1985Young Sherlock Holmes as Chester Cragwitch
1984Firestarter as Doctor Joseph Wanless
1984Dune as Thufir Hawat
1983And the Ship Sails On as Orlando
1983Krull as Ynyr
1982Firefox as Kenneth Aubrey
1980The Elephant Man as Bytes
1979Zulu Dawn as Bishop Colenso
1978Pennies from Heaven as Headmaster
1977Children of the Stones
1975All Creatures Great and Small as Cranford
1974Old Dracula as Gilmore
1974Juggernaut as Sidney Buckland
1973The Satanic Rites of Dracula as Prof. Julian Keeley
1972Sitting Target as MacNeil
1972Emmerdale as Sandy Thomas
1971In the Devil's Garden as Reporter
1971Kidnapped as Cluny
1970The Man Who Haunted Himself as Dr. Harris
1969Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed as Prof. Richter
1968The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom as Det. Sgt. Dylan
1968The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom as Det. Sgt. Dylan
1967Marat/Sade as Cucurucu
1967Far from the Madding Crowd as Cainy Bell
1967Accident as Man In Bell's Office

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