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Peter Cushing

Peter Cushing

  • Born on
    • May 26th, 1913
  • Died on
    • August 11th, 1994
Peter Wilton Cushing, OBE  (26 May 1913 – 11 August 1994) was an English actor, known for his many appearances in Hammer Films, in which he played Baron Frankenstein and Dr. Van Helsing, amongst many other roles, often appearing opposite Christopher Lee, and occasionally Vincent Price. A familiar face on both sides of the Atlantic, his most famous roles outside of "Hammer Horror" include his many appearances as Sherlock Holmes, as Grand Moff Tarkin in Star Wars (1977) and as the mysterious Doctor Who in Doctor Who and the Daleks and Daleks - Invasion Earth 2150 AD in 1965 and 1966, two cinema films based on the television series Doctor Who. Description above from the Wikipedia article Peter Cushing, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Filmography

Acting (76 Credits)

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1986Biggles: Adventures in Time as Air Commodore Colonel William Raymond
1984Top Secret! as Bookstore Proprietor
1984Sword of the Valiant as Seneschal
1983House of the Long Shadows as Sebastian Grisbane
1981Mystery on Monster Island as William T. Kolderup
1980A Tale of Two Cities as Dr. Alexander Manette
1980The Silent Scream as Martin Blueck
1979Arabian Adventure as Wazir Al Wuzara
1977The Uncanny as Wilbur Gray
1977Shock Waves as SS Commander
1977Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope as Grand Moff Tarkin
1976At the Earth's Core as Dr. Abner Perry
1976The Devil's Men as Baron Corofax
1975Legend of the Werewolf as Prof. Paul
1975The Ghoul as Dr. Lawrence
1974Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell as Baron Victor Frankenstein aka Dr. Carl Victor
1974The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires as Prof. Van Helsing
1974From Beyond the Grave as The Proprietor
1974The Beast Must Die as Dr. Christopher Lundgren
1974Madhouse as Herbert Flay
1973The Creeping Flesh as Emmanuel Hildern
1973Nothing But the Night as Sir Mark Ashley
1973The Satanic Rites of Dracula as Prof. Lorrimer Van Helsing
1973And Now the Screaming Starts! as Dr. Pope
1972Asylum as Smith
1972Horror Express as Dr. Wells
1972Dracula A.D. 1972 as Professor Van Helsing
1972Tales from the Crypt as Arthur Edward GrimsdykeWatch Free
1972Fear in the Night as Michael Carmichael
1972Dr. Phibes Rises Again as Ship's Captain
1971Twins of Evil as Gustav Weil
1971The House That Dripped Blood as Philip Grayson (segment 2 "Waxworks")
1971I, Monster as Frederick Utterson
1971Incense for the Damned as Dr. Walter Goodrich
1970The Vampire Lovers as General von Spielsdorf
1970Scream and Scream Again as Major Heinrich Benedek
1969Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed as Baron Victor Frankenstein
1968Corruption as Sir John Rowan
1968The Blood Beast Terror as Detective Inspector QuennellWatch Free
1967Frankenstein Created Woman as Baron Frankenstein
1967Island of the Burning Damned as Dr. Vernon Stone
1967Torture Garden as Lancelot Canning (segment 4 "The Man Who Collected Poe")
1966Daleks' Invasion Earth 2150 A.D. as Doctor Who
1966Island of Terror as Dr. Brian Stanley
1966Dracula: Prince of Darkness as Doctor Van Helsing (archive footage)
1965Dr. Who and the Daleks as Doctor Who
1965Dr. Terror's House of Horrors as Dr. Sandor Schreck (segment "Dr. Terror")Watch Free
1965The Skull as Dr. Christopher Maitland
1965She as Holly
1964The Evil of Frankenstein as Baron Frankenstein
1964The Gorgon as Dr. NamaroffWatch Free
1962Night Creatures as Rev. Dr. Blyss
1961Cash on Demand as Harry Fordyce
1961The Naked Edge as Mr. Evan Wrack
1960The Brides of Dracula as Dr. J. Van Helsing
1960The Flesh and the Fiends as Dr. Robert Knox
1960Sword of Sherwood Forest as Sheriff of Nottingham
1959The Hound of the Baskervilles as Sherlock Holmes
1959The Mummy as John Banning
1959John Paul Jones as Captain Richard Pearson
1958The Revenge of Frankenstein as Dr. Victor Stein
1958Horror of Dracula as Doctor Van Helsing
1958Violent Playground as Father Laidlaw
1957The Curse of Frankenstein as Baron Viktor Frankenstein
1957The Abominable Snowman as Dr. John Rollason
1957Time Without Pity as Jeremy Clayton
1956Alexander the Great as Memmon
1955The End of the Affair as Henry Miles
1954Nineteen Eighty-Four as Winston Smith
1954The Black Knight as Sir Palamides
1952Moulin Rouge as Marcel de la Voisier
1948Hamlet as Osric
1940Vigil in the Night as Joe Shand
1940The Howards of Virginia as Leslie Stephens
1939A Chump at Oxford as Student
1939The Man in the Iron Mask as Second Officer

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