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Jonathan Hyde

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jonathan Hyde (born 21 May 1948) is an Australian-born English actor, well known for his roles as J. Bruce Ismay, the managing director of the White Star Line in Titanic, Egyptologist Allen Chamberlain in The Mummy and Sam Parrish/Van Pelt, the hunter in Jumanji. He is married to the Scottish soprano Isobel Buchanan. They have two daughters, one of which is the actress Georgia King. Hyde was born in Brisbane, Queensland. He is a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company. Among other roles, he played Ferdinand in a 1985 production of John Webster's The Duchess of Malfi. He graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and is an Associate Member there. He was also an original cast member of Not the Nine O'Clock News, the first series of which was pulled from broadcast because of the General Election of 1979. Hyde has been in numerous films including The Contract, The Curse of King Tut's Tomb, Land of the Blind, The Tailor of Panama, Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking, Eisenstein, Anaconda and Richie Rich. He appeared in the 1989 BBC miniseries Shadow of the Noose in which he played the famous barrister Edward Marshall Hall. He has also appeared in several television mysteries, including The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes starring Jeremy Brett, and Midsomer Murders. In 2007, Hyde played Dr. Dorn in Chekhov's The Seagull and the Earl of Kent in King Lear for the RSC in a repertory company that included Ian McKellen, Frances Barber, Romola Garai, William Gaunt and Sylvester McCoy. Both plays toured together internationally, before taking up residence in the New London Theatre. The final performance was on 12 January 2008. He reprised his role of Kent in the 2008 television film of King Lear. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jonathan Hyde, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
May 21, 1948 In Brisbane, Australia
Movie/TV Credits:
37
First Appeared:
In the series BBC Television Shakespeare 1978-12-01
Latest Project:
Series Trollhunters 2016-12-23
Known For
Poster of The Strain (La Cepa)
Poster of Tierra de sangre
Poster of Los asesinatos de Midsomer
Poster of A Touch of Frost
Filmography
Series Trollhunters Mr. Strickler (voice) 2016-12-23
Pelicula First Born Alistair 2016-06-19
Pelicula La cumbre escarlata Ogilvie 2015-10-13
Series The Strain (La Cepa) Eldritch Palmer 2014-07-13
Pelicula Isaac Newton: el último mago 2013-04-12
Pelicula King Lear Earl of Kent 2008-08-06
Pelicula Tierra de sangre Smith 2006-01-01
Pelicula The Contract Turner 2006-04-05
Pelicula Sherlock Holmes y el caso de la media de seda George Pentney 2004-12-26
Pelicula Dinotopia 6 The Exit Mayor Waldo 2003-08-07
Pelicula Stealing Bess Edwin Snipe 2003-01-01
Pelicula Dinotopia 4 New Horizons Mayor Waldo 2003-07-03
Pelicula Dinotopia 5 The Virus Mayor Waldo 2003-07-24
Pelicula Dinotopia 1 The Outsiders Mayor Waldo 2002-11-28
Series Dinotopia Unknown 2002-11-28
Pelicula Dinotopia 3 The Election Mayor waldo 2002-12-19
Pelicula Dinotopia 2: The Temptation Mayor waldo 2002-12-05
Pelicula Atila, rey de los hunos Felix 2001-01-01
Pelicula El sastre de Panamá Cavendish 2001-02-11
Pelicula La Princesa de Sherwood Prince John 2001-03-11
Pelicula The Prince and the Pauper Lord Hertford 2000-01-01
Pelicula Eisenstein Meyerhold 2000-09-08
Pelicula The Mummy (La momia) Dr. Allen Chamberlain 1999-05-06
Series Los asesinatos de Midsomer Unknown 1997-03-23
Pelicula Titanic Bruce Ismay 1997-11-18
Pelicula Anaconda Warren Westridge 1997-04-11
Pelicula Jumanji Samuel Alan Parrish / Van Pelt 1995-12-15
Pelicula Un hombre perdido en el tiempo Francisco 1994-05-06
Pelicula Niño rico Herbert Cadbury 1994-12-19
Series Cadfael Unknown 1994-05-29
Series A Touch of Frost Unknown 1992-12-06
Series Lovejoy Unknown 1986-01-10
Pelicula Caravaggio Baglione 1986-08-29
Pelicula Anno Domini Tigellinus 1985-03-31
Pelicula An Indecent Obsession Neil Parkinson 1985-05-23
Pelicula Lazos secretos Paul 1984-02-26
Series BBC Television Shakespeare Unknown 1978-12-01