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Donald Sumpter

Donald Sumpter (born 13 February 1943) is an English actor. He has appeared in film and television since the mid-1960s. One of his early television appearances was the 1968 Doctor Who serial The Wheel in Space with Patrick Troughton as the Doctor. He appeared in Doctor Who again in the 1972 serial The Sea Devils with Jon Pertwee. He also appeared in the Doctor Who spin-off The Sarah Jane Adventures. His early film work included a lead role as real life British criminal Donald Neilson in the 1977 film, The Black Panther. He also appeared in many television films and serials, including adaptations of Dickens' novels: Nicholas Nickleby in 2001, Great Expectations in 1999 and Bleak House in 1985. Also in 1985, he was remembered for the part of villain Ronnie Day in Big Deal. He played the part of suspected serial killer Alexander Bonaparte Cust in the (1992) Agatha Christie's Poirot episode, The ABC Murders. He has also appeared in episodes of Midsomer Murders, The Bill, Holby City, and A Touch of Frost. He also had a recurring role as Uncle Ginger in the Children's BBC series The Queen's Nose. He played Harold Chapple in Our Friends in the North, and portrayed the physicist Max Planck in Einstein and Eddington. He has also been seen as Kemp in the horror-drama series Being Human. In 2011 he portrayed Maester Luwin in the HBO series Game of Thrones. His film appearances include The Constant Gardener (2005), K-19: The Widowmaker (2002), Enigma (2001) and Ultramarines: The Movie (2010).


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Born:
Feb 13, 1943 In England
Movie/TV Credits:
80
First Appeared:
In the series Doctor Who 1963-11-23
Latest Project:
Series The Blackheath Poisonings 2017
Known For
Poster of Millennium: Los hombres que no amaban a las mujeres
Poster of Juego de Tronos
Poster of Dracula
Poster of Doctor Who
Filmography
Series The Blackheath Poisonings Unknown 2017
Pelicula Coalition Paddy Ashdown 2015-03-28
Series Jekyll and Hyde Garson 2015-10-25
Pelicula En el corazón del mar Paul Macy 2015-11-20
Series New Worlds Unknown 2014-04-01
Pelicula Bypass Grandfather 2014-09-14
Pelicula Quirke Josh Crawford 2014-02-16
Pelicula One Child Jim Arthurton 2014-12-05
Series One Child Jim Arthurton 2014-12-05
Series Atlantis Tiresius 2013-09-28
Series The Secret of Crickley Hall Gordon Pyke 2012-11-18
Series Juego de Tronos Maester Luwin 2011-04-17
Pelicula The Suspicions of Mr Whicher The Murder at Road Hill House Peter Edlin QC 2011-04-25
Pelicula Millennium: Los hombres que no amaban a las mujeres Detective Inspector Gustaf Morell 2011-12-14
Pelicula Game of Thrones: Complete History and Lore Maester Luwin (voice) 2011-05-13
Series Black Mirror Julian Hereford 2011-12-04
Pelicula London Boulevard Pentonville Governor 2010-11-10
Pelicula Entre nosotros Man on bench 2010-03-19
Pelicula Ultramarines Pythol (voice) 2010-12-10
Series Being Human Unknown 2009-01-25
Pelicula Into The Storm (Durante la tormenta) Lord Halifax 2009-05-31
Pelicula Heist King Edward 2008-01-01
Pelicula Tess of the D'Urbervilles Parson Tringham 2008-09-14
Series Tess of the D'Urbervilles Parson Tringham 2008-09-14
Pelicula Einstein and Eddington Max Planck 2008-11-29
Pelicula Fallen Angel Simon Martlesham 2007-03-11
Pelicula Promesas del este Yuri 2007-09-14
Series Eleventh Hour Unknown 2006-01-19
Pelicula Dracula Alfred Singleton 2006-12-28
Series Doctor Who The President 2005-03-26
Pelicula El jardinero fiel Tim Donohue 2005-08-31
Series The Last Detective Unknown 2003-02-07
Series Seven Wonders of the Industrial World Unknown 2003-09-04
Pelicula K-19: The Widowmaker Dr. Savran 2002-07-19
Series Ultimate Force Unknown 2002-09-16
Series Rose and Maloney Unknown 2002-09-29
Series In Deep Unknown 2001-02-19
Pelicula Enigma Leveret 2001-01-22
Pelicula The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby Mr. Brooker 2001-04-08
Pelicula En el punto de mira Benni Baum 2001-09-07
Pelicula Great Expectations Compeyson 1999-05-09
Series Los asesinatos de Midsomer Unknown 1997-03-23
Pelicula Our Friends in the North Harold Chapple 1996-01-13
Series Our Friends in the North 1996-01-15
Series Dalziel and Pascoe Unknown 1996-03-16
Pelicula Ricardo III Brackenbury 1995-12-29
Pelicula Un hombre perdido en el tiempo Salgado 1994-05-06
Series Crocodile Shoes Unknown 1994-11-10
Pelicula The ABC Murders Cust 1992-01-05
Series Between the Lines Unknown 1992-09-04
Series A Touch of Frost Unknown 1992-12-06
Pelicula Rosencrantz y Guildenstern han muerto Claudius 1991-02-08
Series Drop the Dead Donkey Unknown 1990-08-09
Series The Ruth Rendell Mysteries Unknown 1987-08-02
Series The Bill Unknown 1984-10-16
Series Taggart Unknown 1983-09-06
Series The Brack Report 1982-04-06
Series Bergerac Unknown 1981-10-18
Series Shoestring Unknown 1979-09-30
Series BBC Television Shakespeare Unknown 1978-12-01
Series Jesús de Nazaret Aram 1977-01-06
Pelicula Jesús de Nazaret Aram 1977-03-27
Pelicula Hardcore Mark 1977-03-17
Pelicula The Black Panther Donald Neilson 1977-12-26
Series Target Unknown 1977-09-09
Series Quiller Unknown 1975-08-29
Pelicula Stardust TV Concert Producer 1974-10-24
Series Crown Court Unknown 1972-10-11
Pelicula Bleak Moments Norman's Friend 1971-01-01
Series Barlow Unknown 1971-09-15
Pelicula Mad Jack 1970-02-04
Series Play for Today Unknown 1970-10-15
Series The Adventures of Don Quick Unknown 1970-10-30
Pelicula I Am a Groupie Steve 1970-12-01
Pelicula Night After Night After Night Pete Laver 1969-01-01
Series The First Churchills Unknown 1969-09-27
Series Hadleigh 1969-09-16
Pelicula El continente perdido Sparks, the Radioman 1968-06-19
Series Softly, Softly Unknown 1966-01-05
Series Doctor Who Commander Ridgeway 1963-11-23